Eat Your Vegetables!

Hosted by Susan Feliciano
Group active since Thu, Jan 13, 2011


We all know how important it is to eat our vegetables. But how often do we make a delicious main dish, only to think: What can I serve with this? I often see references to "Serve with a lightly steamed vegetable..." but sometimes I'm out of ideas for a tasty vegetable to go with my meal. So use this group to share some of your tastiest vegetable recipes. New, old, tried and true - whatever! I look forward to seeing your good veggie suggestions. Please limit posts to recipes containing vegetables and fruits.

Heidi Hoerman
Mar 17, 2016

Curried spinach and beets recipe cuz they were so yummy

Sometimes I quickly put in a recipe cuz something turned out so good I don't want to forget it. This is the most recent of those. I took inspiration from traditional Indian recipes to make something easy. Curry those veggies!

Beet & Spinach Curry (Chukandar Sabji)

Susan Feliciano
Mar 17, 2016

Eat Something Green for St. Patrick's Day!

Let the luck of the Irish fill your meals today. Eat something green!
Honeydew melon for breakfast, cream of broccoli soup and green salad for lunch, and a nice corned beef brisket with cabbage and green Irish potatoes for supper.
Green Potatoes (Shirley Nicholson, '43 Club)

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Susan Feliciano
Mar 5, 2016

Doughnut Recipe in a Vegetable Group?

You bet! This recipe is for PUMPKIN doughnuts.
Pumpkin is a vegetable.
Pumpkin Doughnuts


Susan Feliciano
Feb 18, 2016

Anyone have a good Ratatouille Recipe?

Several years ago, I made a great Ratatouille, first and only time, and took it to a family reunion, and it was raved over. Now I cannot find the recipe. It was a basic Ratatouille, if I remember right, but I added some cubed Tempeh to it so it would have protein and be a main dish.
If you have a really good Ratatouille recipe, please share in the comments.

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Susan Feliciano
Feb 17, 2016

Green for St. Patrick's Day

Let's share some of our "GREEN" recipes today for St. Patrick's Day.
Maybe you have a special way of cooking greens, or a broccoli soup recipe, or even something cute and funny that is green. Share it today and let's see how many recipes we can collect in the comments.

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Susan Feliciano
Feb 4, 2016

Winter weather tomato soup

Snowed in? Kids off from school? Let them make their own lunch: Tomato Soup.
We've made this soup for years and loved it. Can be done on the stove top, but we did it in the microwave so the kids could easily share in its creation.
Tomato Soup Lunch Time Favorite

Heidi Hoerman
Feb 1, 2016

Cooked romaine lettuce

Don't let those 3-head packs of romaine frighten you because you don't think you could use them up before they collapse into a heap of wilted goo. Romaine is great cooked. A head cut up and sauteed with garlic in olive oil is a great side veg. Anyplace you use spinach you can use romaine, e.g. in soup, on pasta, etc.

Susan Feliciano
Feb 1, 2016

Soup Weather

Soups make a great way to get vegetables into your family.
And the recent cold weather gives a perfect excuse for serving soup as a main course.
What are some of your favorite soups, and what vegetables do they contain?
I love cream of broccoli soup, and it can be made out of almost any broccoli - fresh, frozen, even leftovers.
Susan's Cream of Broccoli Soup