Side Dishes

Salad Nicoise With Tuna

Salad NicoiseSalad Nicoise originates from the part of France along the Mediterranean which is a location with plenty of seafood.

It is fitting then that Nicoise Salad includes tuna and anchovies a central part of the dish. Most variations on the Salad Nicoise also include olives, another ingredient that is plentiful in the Mediterranean region of France.

The combination of raw vegetables and fresh seafood makes this Salad Nicoise with Tuna a very healthy choice. Continue reading

Vermicelli Noodle Salad

Vermicelli Noodle SaladVermicelli Noodle Salad is a Thai-inspired pasta salad that is made with vermicelli noodles and a flavorful Thai dressing.

It is very low in calories and it is also both wheat and gluten free. This healthy dish makes the perfect side dish or summertime snack. Even on its own, this Asian noodle salad is a great choice for anyone looking for a cool and refreshing light meal.

While this recipe for Vermicelli Noodle Salad does call for some meat, you could easily turn it into a vegetarian dish if desired. Continue reading

Roast Vegetables

roast vegetableRoast Vegetables are a simple, healthy, and delicious way to enjoy your vegetables.

Not only that, but Roast Vegetables will easily complement any meal as a nutritious side dish or even stands alone as a yummy vegetarian dish. The process of roasting is an excellent way to bring out the flavor of the vegetables.

This particular recipe features pumpkin which really adds a unique twist to this classic dish. Continue reading