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Amy's Spicy Beans and Rice

Amy's Spicy Beans and Rice

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"Black, red or pinto beans are baked with jalapeno chile peppers and spices, and served atop hot brown rice." — by STRIDEAM 
Cavatelli and Broccoli

Cavatelli and Broccoli

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"The freshest tips of broccoli are blanched and quickly sauteed in olive oil and garlic, then tossed with hot pasta and seasoned with salt and red pepper flakes. A bit of Parmesan cheese is all you need to bring out the bright, crisp flavors." — by linda m 
Simple Mexican Rice

Simple Mexican Rice

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"A very simple tomato Mexican rice recipe. I can have this in the oven and cooking in one set of ads on the TV. If you don't have chicken stock, use hot water and chicken bouillon." — by ELIZABETH101 
Vegetarian Refried Beans

Vegetarian Refried Beans

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  • 98
"This is a traditional vegetarian refried bean recipe that tastes great with hardly any fat! You can sprinkle in Monterey jack cheese if you like." — by what's for dinner? 
Orzo with Mushrooms and Walnuts

Orzo with Mushrooms and Walnuts

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"This recipe makes quite a bit. Everyone I've prepared it for loves it. You can easily cut the recipe in half." — by Amanda Dattilio 
Healthier Oven Roasted Potatoes

Healthier Oven Roasted Potatoes

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"Using less olive oil and more fresh herbs, this healthier version of potatoes are roasted to perfection." — by MakeItHealthy 
Stir Fried Kale

Stir Fried Kale

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"A great way to use up some of the extra kale you might have in your garden! You can use other similar greens in this recipe - spinach, mustard greens, and arugula will all work. A mixture of greens is also quite good. Serve as a salad, as a side dish, or as a main dish with rice." — by FISHLOVE 
Orzo with Kale

Orzo with Kale

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"Toothsome kale and golden orzo pasta are dressed with Parmesan cheese and fresh lemon juice in this delicious pasta side dish." — by Sunaina 
Applesauce

Applesauce

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"Fill your home with the tempting aroma of homemade applesauce as you whip up this simple recipe using apples, sugar and lemon juice." — by Rachel 
Roasted Potatoes with Tomatoes, Basil, and Garlic

Roasted Potatoes with Tomatoes, Basil, and Garlic

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  • 96
"Potatoes and tomatoes are roasted in olive oil with garlic and herbs." — by MYAGIKUN 
Moroccan Couscous

Moroccan Couscous

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  • 76
"An array of toasted spices, vegetables, and fruits complement this beautiful couscous. This dish is great served with the Lamb Tagine and Cucumber Raita, also on this site." — by BenevolentEmpress 
Foil Wrapped Veggies

Foil Wrapped Veggies

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"Grilling vegetables in foil packets with olive oil and herbs is a simple yet delicious way to enjoy the late summer harvest." — by Marni Rachmiel 
Delicious and Easy Mock Risotto

Delicious and Easy Mock Risotto

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"If you love creamy risotto, but can't stand the fuss behind making it, this is a great and creamy and easy alternative! A fantastic side dish that goes great with your favorite chicken recipe." — by Cynthia Clark 
Awesome Broccoli Marinara

Awesome Broccoli Marinara

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"This is a great quick version of an Italian traditional side dish in our family all the way from Italy. You can use fresh tomatoes and basil. However, as a mother of four, I opt for the quick method as I'm sure other parents of small ones can appreciate. The kids really love this dish too. Buon Appetito!" — by Debra 
Linguini with Broccoli and Red Peppers

Linguini with Broccoli and Red Peppers

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"Colorful bits of broccoli and red bell peppers, sauteed in olive oil and garlic, are tossed with fresh linguine and dusted with Parmesan cheese for a quick, delicious entree or side dish." — by Chris Catley 
Baked Sweet Potatoes with Ginger and Honey

Baked Sweet Potatoes with Ginger and Honey

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"Fresh ginger, cardamom, and sweet potatoes will fill your house with a fall fragrance as well as call your family to the table. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Christine L. 
Grilled Soy-Sesame Asparagus

Grilled Soy-Sesame Asparagus

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"This asparagus pairs especially well with Asian types of grilled foods, such as kebabs or satays." — by Sue Lau 
Fat Free Refried Beans

Fat Free Refried Beans

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"Need to make a quick meal or snack? Refried beans are easy and delicious!" — by BROMFIELD 
Roasted Garlic

Roasted Garlic

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"After an hour or so in the oven, individual cloves of garlic become sweet, carmelized and infinately spread-able. " — by Viviane 
Whipped Butternut Squash

Whipped Butternut Squash

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"Winter squash is baked until tender, and whipped to perfection!" — by Doug Matthews 
 
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