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Healthy grains

(22 Recipes) Created by SUNNYWBL

Recipes in this Collection

Very Good 4.1/5
(30 ratings)

Couscous is a staple of North African cuisine and can be found anywhere from Middle Eastern markets to your local supermarket in the pasta or dried beans aisle.

Carbs: 34.4g | Fat: 6.2g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 5.6g | Calories: 213.9
Good 3.7/5
(81 ratings)

This citrusy rice contains almonds, celery, and onions, but no added salt for a flavorful low sodium side dish.

Carbs: 22.7g | Fat: 8.8g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 179.1
White Bean Tapenade
Very Good 4.0/5
(69 ratings)

Great on whole-wheat crackers or even toast.

Carbs: 5.1g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 50
Good 3.3/5
(46 ratings)

Barley is high in dietary fiber and niacin.

Carbs: 34.8g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 7.4g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 228.5
Southwestern Beans & Rice
Very Good 4.4/5
(109 ratings)

Brought To Your Kitchen From SparkPeople Member: LBBROCK195

"This is one of my favorites because it is easy, fast and simple and versatile. If you like brown rice, I recommend using it in this and all recipes. It takes a bit longer to cook but is worth the wait, for both nutrition and taste. There is an instant brown rice on the market now, too."

Carbs: 42.2g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 8.2g | Protein: 8.8g | Calories: 206.9
Spicy Black Bean Burgers
Very Good 4.2/5
(177 ratings)

These burgers are spiced to perfection. To make them even spicier, you could melt jalapeno soy cheese on each patty and serve topped with salsa.

Carbs: 32.5g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 6.8g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 189.5
Good 3.8/5
(13 ratings)

For even more nutrition, look for "whole ground corn meal" or corn meal that had not been de-germinated. This recipe cuts the oil and doubles the fiber for a great-tasting muffin with 1/2 the calories of regular corn muffins.

Submitted by OELAINEO

Carbs: 16.6g | Fat: 2.7g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 5.2g | Calories: 104.9
Parmesan Rice Pilaf
Very Good 4.0/5
(153 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
Whole Wheat Pasta with Sesame Peanut Sauce
Good 3.6/5
(163 ratings)

This Asian-inspired pasta dish is so good and so quick to make and can be served hot or cold. Add some tofu for another healthy option.

Submitted by BCJL13

Carbs: 39.5g | Fat: 5.9g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 9.4g | Calories: 239.9
Good 3.5/5
(56 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: use brown rice

Carbs: 35.3g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 7.9g | Calories: 199
Good 3.7/5
(97 ratings)

This vegetarian main dish is cholesterol-free, virtually fat-free, and chock full of vegetables.

Carbs: 35.4g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 13.7g | Protein: 10.9g | Calories: 187.2
Chili Popcorn
Very Good 4.1/5
(154 ratings)

Popcorn makes a great snack, but can be a little mundane. Chili, garlic, and cumin give this popcorn a kick!

Carbs: 6.7g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 1.1g | Calories: 45.7
Very Good 4.1/5
(32 ratings)

A non-traditional way to enjoy a New Year’s traditional good luck favorite.

Carbs: 20g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 95.1
Very Good 4.1/5
(48 ratings)

A healthy, whole grain twist to this traditional breakfast food.

Carbs: 45.1g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 10.7g | Calories: 235.4
Daliya (Indian Porridge)
Good 3.8/5
(19 ratings)

Indian Porridge

Submitted by LOTUS737

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 96
Whole Wheat Waffles
Very Good 4.3/5
(309 ratings)

A terrific way to start your day, much better than the frozen waffles you can find at the grocery store.

Submitted by JOGANRAY

Carbs: 38.8g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 11.1g | Calories: 216.3
This recipe has been marked private.
Good 3.7/5
(15 ratings)

A low calorie, low cholesterol, low sodium tasty treat.

Submitted by TAMMYR82

Carbs: 10.5g | Fat: 6.6g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 2.2g | Calories: 105.8
Not Fried Rice
Very Good 4.1/5
(239 ratings)

This is my alternative to fried rice which uses no oil!

Submitted by RYDIAEMERALD

Carbs: 35.3g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 7.9g | Calories: 199
Very Good 4.3/5
(38 ratings)

A great side dish or main course!

Submitted by GERRYD8784

Carbs: 22.3g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 19.3g | Calories: 206.6
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