Category: Meat Mains

  • Minty Summer Squash Ramen with Leftover Beef Stew Broth

    Minty Summer Squash Ramen with Leftover Beef Stew Broth

    This recipe calls for a MAXIMUM of fresh yummy produce, as its traditional ramen-style garnishes– including some NOT so traditional mint leaves– help to make a deliciously filling, balanced, rich, decadent, and zingy summer squash-ramen bowl. It also calls for leftover beef stew broth– a recipe for the likes of which I do not include…

  • Red Lettuce and Salsa-Braised Pork Chop Wraps

    Red Lettuce and Salsa-Braised Pork Chop Wraps

    It just melts in your mouth, everyone. If you have time to throw everything in your crockpot, slow cooker, or large pot on the stove with a lid first thing in your day, let it do its thing, and then come back to a deliciously uncomplicated meal. Ingredients: Special equipment: slow cooker/crock pot Inactive prep…

  • Red Lettuce and Roast Beef Wrap

    Red Lettuce and Roast Beef Wrap

    Light, fresh, quick, and calming in a watery way– simple, and yet so crisp. Perfect for when you just need to make something easy while you’re out on the go in warmer times. Ingredients: Prep time: 5 minutesYields: 1 serving Preparation:Layer the roast beef, tomatoes (whole or sliced into smaller pieces, your choice), and red…

  • Braised Paprika Chicken Thighs and Dandelion Greens

    Braised Paprika Chicken Thighs and Dandelion Greens

    Because fat and bitter were made for each other. <3 (Note: pictured here are two servings of leftover chicken made with dandelion greens— the following recipe is for 4 servings.) Ingredients: I. Braised Chicken Thighs II. Braised Dandelion Greens Special equipment: kitchen tongs Inactive prep time: 1 hourActive prep time: 30 minutesYields: 4 servings Preparation:…

  • Water-Cooked Sprightly Green  Shakshuka

    Water-Cooked Sprightly Green Shakshuka

    This deliciously fresh and simple dish pairs well with literally ANY substitutions you may have on hand as the seasons change from cool to warm— don’t have artichoke hearts? Try fresh zucchini. Don’t have kale? Try Swiss chard. Don’t want to use sweet potato slices? Try plating this over a fresh leafy lettuce blend instead.…

  • Leftover Loaded Mustard-Green-Curry Steak Fajita Turnip Fries

    Leftover Loaded Mustard-Green-Curry Steak Fajita Turnip Fries

    Have any Mustard-Green-Curry Steak Fajita and *Robust* Brazil Nut Cream leftovers? Chop up a fresh turnip, bake or oven-fry it, and top those toppings on for a low-effort, fresh and delicious, pepper-buttery, healthy and FILLING meal! Ingredients: Special equipment: parchment paper, air-fryer (*** Note: you can use a conventional oven to bake the fries evenly…

  • Mustard-Green-Curry Steak Fajita Wraps with *Robust* Brazil Nut Cream

    Mustard-Green-Curry Steak Fajita Wraps with *Robust* Brazil Nut Cream

    Mustard greens and Thai green curry paste paired with steak: the union we never knew we needed. Add garlic, ginger, and bell pepper-infused *Robust* Brazil Nut Cream, and you have a wonderfully warming, fresh, and bold fajita wrap. Ingredients: Green Curry Chile Marinade and Steak Robust Brazil Nut Cream Mustard Green Fajita Wraps and Accompaniments…

  • Momo-Yaki (もも焼き)

    Momo-Yaki (もも焼き)

    A starchless, sucrose-free version of deliciously rich cabbage and pork pancakes— in Japanese terms, starting from the original inspiration of okonomiyaki (お好み焼き)— it’s “okonomi/お好み“– as you like it; “yaki/焼き”– grilled, meets “momo/もも“– peaches!! Paired with fat-busting green onions, arugula, mint, blueberries and fiery spices for a fresh, fatty, and tasty, yet equally balanced meal. Ingredients:…

  • Easy Sheet Pan Bacon and Brussels BLTs

    Easy Sheet Pan Bacon and Brussels BLTs

    These are SUPREMELY simple to make and such a tasty way to pack a unique, healthy twist on the classic BLT! Ingredients: Special equipment: Inactive prep time: 45 minutesActive prep time: 5 minutesYields: 2 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s notes: Not so long ago, I discovered that eating bacon together with Brussels sprouts is an absolutely delicious…

  • Make-Ahead Simple Chicken ‘Chill’-i Casserole

    Make-Ahead Simple Chicken ‘Chill’-i Casserole

    Simple to make with just a little planning ahead, this cruciferous-veg-packed chicken casserole gives you a calm chill to eat and a feeling of solid fullness. Ingredients: Chicken Casserole: Optional Simple Garlic Avocado Crema: Special equipment: Inactive prep time: 6 hours-overnight for marinating, 1 hour for bakingActive prep time: 10-15 minutesYields: 4 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s…