plant-based side dish

roasted greek eggplant with plant-based feta

by Jackie Newgent  |  November 30, 2023  |  3 Comments
(Disclosure: As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases.) If you’re ready to elevate your side dish game, you’ll adore this hearty recipe straight from the pages of The Plant-Based Diabetes Cookbook! Yes, that’s my newest cookbook. (Find out more about it HERE!) I hope you’ll check it out soon if you have diabetes or prediabetes—or if you simply want some creative plant-filled dishes! At the heart of all the 100% plant-based recipes is deliciousness. In the meantime, let’s dive into the world of Mediterranean-inspired goodness with this Roasted Greek Eggplant with Plant-Based Feta recipe.
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roasted acorn squash with pomegranate glaze and pistachios

by Jackie Newgent  |  October 19, 2023  |  1 Comment
There are so many things I love about fall. When it comes to food, roasted winter squash is at the top of my list. I adore its texture, sweet-savory taste, heartiness, and color. This comforting roasted acorn squash with pomegranate glaze and pistachios showcases it all—memorable taste, texture, color, and aroma–with inviting style. And, of course, I gave it my usual Mediterranean-style twist. It’s perfect for the holidays, too.
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roasted sweet potato salad with pomegranate arils

by Jackie Newgent  |  November 3, 2021  |  1 Comment
The holiday season provides an excellent excuse for me to create a new salad recipe – which is how this 100% plant-based, roasted sweet potato salad with pomegranate arils came to be. I wanted to make it special while not being overly time-consuming (since there are sooo many other holiday dishes to prepare, of course). The result: A salad full of vibrant, holiday-friendly colors and plenty of texture to make it a standout. And by roasting sweet potato cubes in advance, the rest of the salad is a piece of cake!
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