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What to Cook dinner This Could

What to Cook dinner This Could


What to cook with May #seasonalrecipes

Could is right here! The timber are loaded with brilliant inexperienced leaves and I’m thriving on the ample sunshine. It’s time to plant our tomatoes, peppers and herbs, and I’m hoping to dedicate some extra consideration to them this yr. Grace is simply sufficiently old to start out serving to. She’s too cute along with her little inexperienced watering can.

A number of holidays are arising. For Cinco de Mayo, browse Mexican recipes right here (begin with the guacamole and margaritas). For the Kentucky Derby, strive a maple-sweetened mint julep or strawberry-infused mint julep (begin infusing the bourbon now). For Mom’s Day, try my spring brunch roundup.

The farmers’ markets will turn out to be extra colourful every week this month. Under, you’ll discover a few of my favourite spring recipes so we are able to profit from our recent produce.


Roasted asparagus with lemon and Parmesan is a beautiful side dish! - cookieandkate.com

Excellent Roasted Asparagus

Gluten free and simply vegan (skip the cheese)

“That is a straightforward and really tasty method to put together asparagus. I may eat it daily. My 8 yr outdated loves it too. I add parmesan and lemon. I roast the asparagus in my oven for 9 minutes. Thanks for the recipe!” – Anna

Extra asparagus recipes »


How to make the best guacamole! Learn all of my guac secrets and find this easy guacamole recipe at cookieandkate.com

The Greatest Guacamole.

Gluten free and vegan

“I’ve all the time achieved guac merely with lime juice, salt and cumin to rave critiques BUT after making this C&Ok-style final evening, I can by no means return. Wow! The tiny onion crunch and pop of salt and coriander is divine. Thanks for one more winner! ☺” – Janelle

Extra avocado recipes »


This healthy salad features a few marvelously complementary flavors: earthy beets, bitter arugula, salty feta, savory pepitas and tangy balsamic dressing. - cookieandkate.com

Easy Beet, Arugula and Feta Salad

Gluten free and simply vegan (skip the cheese)

“That is, fairly actually, my new favourite salad! I’ve made it for a number of mates – who all have adored it – and have added it to my weekly meals staples. I’ve by no means really made it with pumpkin seed – I substitute pistachios as a substitute, or omit the nuts altogether if I’m not consuming it instantly, and the home made balsamic is improbable…YUMMMM!” – Franki

Extra beet recipes »


Simple, fresh lunch of broccoli chickpea pita sandwiches - get the recipe at cookieandkate.com

Lemony Broccoli, Chickpea & Avocado Pita Sandwiches

Simply gluten free and simply vegan (see notes)

“Simply made this and it’s delish!! I didn’t have pitas so I simply reduce up the avocado and ate it as a salad.” – Renee

Extra broccoli recipes »


cauliflower rice side dish recipe

Mediterranean Cauliflower Rice

Gluten free and vegan

“I’ve by no means had cauliflower rice earlier than, however a Google search took me to this recipe, which I made tonight. It was completely scrumptious and I’ve sufficient leftovers to make use of as a aspect dish tomorrow evening I extremely suggest it!” – Deirdre

Extra cauliflower recipes »


goat cheese scrambled eggs recipe with spinach sun-dried tomatoes

The Creamiest Scrambled Eggs (with Goat Cheese)

Gluten free

“Hoo boy! It is a marvelous recipe! Nice for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. I discovered that it was good fare for the latter throughout this scorching summer time climate when standing over a scorching range for any size of time simply WASN’T an choice! It’s straightforward on the stomach however SO scrumptious and satisfying…and wholesome!” – Frances

Extra spinach recipes » (additionally arugula)


Cilantro-Pepita Pesto with Squash Ribbons and Fettuccine

Cilantro-Pepita Pesto with Squash Ribbons and Fettuccine


“Not solely was this scrumptious once I made it, the leftovers had been simply pretty much as good – a serious plus for me as a result of I all the time wish to have good leftovers to carry to work for lunch. I added some roasted candy potato to one in every of my parts of leftovers and the flavors labored effectively collectively. I do know this has been up for awhile, however thanks for one more nice recipe Kate!” – Amanda

Extra cilantro recipes » (additionally dill)


kale pesto pizza

Kale Pesto Pizza

Simply vegetarian

“I made this for dinner final evening – it was SO scrumptious and my complete household beloved it! It was my first time making a pizza myself, and was very straightforward. I can’t anticipate lunch at present to eat the leftovers :)” – Hallie

Extra kale recipes »


Thai Mango Cabbage Wraps with Crispy Tofu and Peanut Sauce

Thai Mango Cabbage Wraps with Crispy Tofu and Peanut Sauce

Simply gluten free and simply vegan

“I made these tonight and they’re so scrumptious. An ideal summer time meal. I additionally mustvsay that that is the primary time myself and my boyfriend have really loved (even, beloved) tofu! Yay for soggy free completely crisp tofu.” – Deana

Extra mango recipes »


Healthy side dish or light dinner recipe—roasted mushrooms on herbed quinoa!

Roasted Mushrooms with Herbed Quinoa

Gluten free and simply vegan

“Kate, I want I may present you the way a lot I really like this recipe! I’m sitting right here typing whereas scarfing down a bowl full. It’s wonderful, gentle and simply what I wanted! I used crimson quinoa as a substitute and I paired the dish with butter-sauted Brussel Sprouts. Sooooo delish!” – Kecia

Extra mushroom recipes »


Scrambled eggs and goat cheese on toast with fresh peas and dill - cookieandkate.com

Easy Goat Cheese and Egg Toasts with Recent Peas and Dill

Vegetarian like the remainder!

“I simply made this recipe for my tremendous cute little sister’s breakfast. HA! However she hates peas so I ready it with out peas. I simply ate one and nonetheless scrumptious. Thanks!” – Vanessa

Extra pea recipes »


Strawberry Kale Salad with Nutty Granola Croutons

Strawberry Kale Salad with Nutty Granola Croutons

Gluten free

“I simply discovered this recipe yesterday and made it instantly. That is fingers down among the best salads I’ve ever had! My husband agrees. This will probably be an everyday at our home! The granola makes sufficient for a lot of extra salads and I assume I can simply freeze it to have prepared for subsequent time. The fennel seeds actually add alot. Thanks for the good recipe!” – Lisa

Extra radish recipes »


Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

Gluten free and simply vegan

“Hey Kathryne, I made this for a potluck final evening and it was successful! I really like how the rhubarb and strawberries shine by way of as a result of there’s not an excessive amount of sweetness added in. I additionally love that the crisp isn’t too closely laden with butter! It is a actually beautiful crisp and so fairly popping out of the oven too, particularly when the filling continues to be gurgling on the sides!” – Margarita

Extra rhubarb recipes »

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