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Chris's Pastas, Rice, Barley, Grains, Quinoa, Couscous, etc. based entres

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This is served over rice or quinoa.

(35 Recipes) Created by CTUPTON

Recipes in this Collection

White Beans, Spinach and Tomatoes over Linguine
Very Good 4.3/5
(482 ratings)

This filling vegetarian meal is nutritious and easy to make.

Submitted by TWINMOM143

Carbs: 52.7g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 10.2g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 284.5
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)

Book Eat for Health Book 2 p.230

Submitted by CTUPTON

Carbs: 70.2g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 10.9g | Protein: 9.9g | Calories: 352.6
Parmesan Rice Pilaf
Very Good 4.0/5
(154 ratings)

Sauteing the rice and onion adds tons of flavor with very little fat.

Carbs: 11.6g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 83.9
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)

Recipe from "Eat to Live"

Submitted by LEAHMEZ

Carbs: 21.2g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 5.3g | Protein: 7.9g | Calories: 205.3
(no ratings)

Submitted by LIFTERGIRL2

Carbs: 54.4g | Fat: 6.6g | Fiber: 8.5g | Protein: 9.5g | Calories: 302.9
Quinoa-Sweet Potato Casserole
Good 3.7/5
(46 ratings)

This recipe came about because I had just made vegetable enchiladas and had leftovers, plus quinoa from earlier in the week. Thankfully, this experiment yielded a hearty, delicious meal.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 51g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 12.5g | Protein: 15.5g | Calories: 328.7
Herbed Bulgur and Lentil Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(199 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: see file bulgar salad for changes in recipes on my computer

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 5.7g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 159.2
Healthy Chicken Vegetable Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(560 ratings)

Try this inexpensive and fresh version of a chicken casserole--no need for processed soups or sauces!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.1g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 8.8g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 320.6
Sooo Yummy Veggie Lasagne
Very Good 4.3/5
(19 ratings)

This is even great for a party and not cooking the noodles makes it easier, saves time and thickens the sauce.

Submitted by ADRIANN1

Carbs: 29.8g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 6.2g | Protein: 14g | Calories: 208.3
Slow Cooker Lasagna
Very Good 4.2/5
(371 ratings)

What a great dish for one of those nights when your kids have a late soccer game! Brown the meat, layer in the ingredients, set your slow cooker on low, and go!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.1g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 24.9g | Calories: 271.4
Rosemary-Balsamic Brown Rice with Pecans and Cranberries
Very Good 4.7/5
(6 ratings)

Dried fruit and nuts add flavor and texture to your favorite brown rice. This side dish is fast and fancy!

Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 30.3g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 186.2
Fresh No-Cook Tomato Sauce
Very Good 4.6/5
(18 ratings)

This recipe showcases the freshest, ripest summer tomatoes you can find. The only cooking involved is warming a bit of olive oil, which infuses the herbs and takes the raw edge off the tomato.

Submitted by BRYNWRITES4FOOD

Carbs: 2.2g | Fat: 13.7g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 129.6
Spinach and Tomato Pasta Salad
Very Good 4.1/5
(146 ratings)

Most pasta salads are heavy on the pasta and light on everything else. This version, which can be served warm or cold, includes a hefty portion of vegetables--both spinach and tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 12g | Calories: 267.2
(no ratings)

15 minute Pad Thai!

Submitted by CTUPTON

Carbs: 70.8g | Fat: 18.4g | Fiber: 9.3g | Protein: 21.2g | Calories: 496.7
This recipe has been marked private.
Very Good 4.8/5
(13 ratings)

Fried rice using quinoa instead of rice, edamame and egg for protein, and lots of frozen veggies to keep things easy.

Submitted by MARYDAZ

Carbs: 54.2g | Fat: 14g | Fiber: 11.9g | Protein: 23.6g | Calories: 411.1
Greek Penne Pasta Salad
Very Good 4.1/5
(8 ratings)

This penne pasta salad is a healthier take on a classic cookout side dish.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 28.1g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 189.9
Thai Noodle Salad
Very Good 4.5/5
(162 ratings)

You'll get 100% of your daily vitamin C with this dish!

Carbs: 26g | Fat: 6.6g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 19.4g | Calories: 235.9
This recipe has been marked private.
Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(446 ratings)

An experiment with leftovers yields a delightful, filling vegetarian meal.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 204.5
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