Decadent Eats - Sinfully Healthy, Organic Food by PixieStix

Decadent Eats - Sinfully Healthy, Organic Food by PixieStix
(Recipe Collection)

31 Recipes Created by PIXIESTIX6669

Hi, and welcome to my cookbook...as this is a work in progress, it will be updated continually...all ingredients used are mostly organic, especially dairy, meats, wild seafood and most vegetables/fruits...I hope you enjoy creating these dishes as much as I do...Buon Appetito!

Recipes in this Collection

8 Minute Baked Penne
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8 Minute Baked Penne

OMG..this recipe is SO fast and SO good...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 47.1g | Fat: 11.7g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 16.7g | Calories: 356.3
10 Minute Marinara Sauce
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10 Minute Marinara Sauce

Being Italian, I never, ever used a commercial brand of pasta sauce...Making a homemade Marinara sauce takes 10 mins, especially when using organic tomato paste...it's so sweet and delicious, it doesn't need to cook long to reduce tomato acidity...try it...you'll be glad u did! This versatile sauce is great to freeze in small batches for later use over pasta, grains and in other recipes. All sorts of extras can be added...everything from white truffle oil to mushrooms to red peppers...adding capers and anchovies transforms it into a Puttanesca sauce...Enjoy!Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 13.5g | Fat: 7.4g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 118.9
Asparagus di Romano
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Asparagus di Romano

Imported Romano cheese is made from sheep's milk, and is very low in lactose, which is true of other hard cheeses. I always use Locatelli...it's high quality, and can be easily obtained in supermarkets...Cauliflower also works well in this style...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 5.8g | Fat: 15.8g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 169.4
Barley Stuffed Peppers with Mushrooms and Rabe
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Barley Stuffed Peppers with Mushrooms and Rabe

Barley, broccoli rabe and mushrooms replace the traditional rice and peas in this recipe. Spinach, escarole or kale can replace the rabe...quinoa, bulgar or orzo can replace the barley...makes a fabulous side dish for lunch or dinner. Filling makes a great substitute for risotto.Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 21.4g | Fat: 9.5g | Fiber: 7.2g | Protein: 8.7g | Calories: 200.5
Basic Italian Bread Crumbs
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Basic Italian Bread Crumbs

You can alter the seasonings to your taste...I'm used to garlicky, peppery crumbs!Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 4.2g | Fat: 1.2g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 31.5
Basic Salad (Romaine/Cuke/Red Bell/Sesame Seeds)
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Basic Salad (Romaine/Cuke/Red Bell/Sesame Seeds)

Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 6.2g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 50.6
Best Ever Chicken Parmigiano
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Best Ever Chicken Parmigiano

No breading, frying or mozzerella is used in this version of chicken parm. The fabulosity of the dish is contingent on using organic chicken, organic tomato paste (which is much sweeter and cooks faster than conventional paste) and imported, sharp Provolone, which should be grated by you...trust me, there's a big difference in a good quality imported Provolone (such as Auricchio) and domestic, cheap brands...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 18g | Fat: 33.5g | Fiber: 5.5g | Protein: 37.2g | Calories: 500.8
Brussel Sprouts With Bacon + Garlic (Organic)
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Brussel Sprouts With Bacon + Garlic (Organic)

This dish is SO delish...if you're not a fan of sprouts, you will be after this! Brown sprouts on cut side; opposite side will be bright green.Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 13.8g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 134.2
Cranberry Crumble
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Cranberry Crumble

No one will notice there's no sugar in this dessert...the combination of tart cranberries and subtly sweet almond meal and coconut is fabulous!Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 16.4g | Fat: 28.4g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 6.1g | Calories: 333
Eggplant Parm
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Eggplant Parm

I love eggplant parm, and always thought breading and frying the eggplant first was overkill...it doesn't add a thing to the dish...in this much lighter and quicker version, the ingredients are all organic, and the only cheese used is Pecorino Romano...a more robust tasting cheese than Mozzerella...Hope you enjoy it as much as I do...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 3.4g | Calories: 106.1
Farfalle ala Nona
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Farfalle ala Nona

Quick, easy and really tasty, I like to eat this dish before hitting the gym, with a side of protein...using fresh Romano cheese makes all the difference...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 34.2g | Fat: 20.1g | Fiber: 7.2g | Protein: 10.9g | Calories: 360.8
Shrimp & Lobster Salad
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Shrimp & Lobster Salad

This salad has been adapted from a dish my mom made for us as kids...it was one of our favorites, and I make it often in the summer when lobster prices are $5.99/lb...ahhh, lobster...my favorite food! The prep sounds labor intensive, but if you're a lobster lover, it doesn't matter...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 11.3g | Fat: 10.9g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 27.3g | Calories: 244.7
Frozen Hot Chocolate
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Frozen Hot Chocolate

For all you Italian ice junkies, and even you ice cream lovers out there, this ice is to die for! And at only 20 cals per serving, you can indulge whenever the mood strikes...You're gonna be very HAPPY!!Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 2g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 20.8
Garbanzo Salad
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Garbanzo Salad

You can tweak this recipe to include any veggie/bean combination that you choose. I prefer dry beans to canned...they have way too much sodium and a softer texture than dry. Measurements are approximate as I usually cook by sight and instinct. I always have this salad in my fridge for quick, high protein meals.Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 49.8g | Fat: 26g | Fiber: 20g | Protein: 11.3g | Calories: 386.7
Ginger Lime Mahi Mahi with Jalapeno and Sesame
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Ginger Lime Mahi Mahi with Jalapeno and Sesame

Sort of Asian/Mediterranean fusion...all the ingredients used are organic/wild; the breadcrumbs are homemade; use toasted, unhulled sesame seeds for optimum flavor...the blend of tastes in this dish are really interesting...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 4.3g | Fat: 10.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 28.2g | Calories: 230
Italian Vinaigrette
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Italian Vinaigrette

At 12.8 cals per tbsp, you can splurge on the dressing...this vinegar is SO mellow, you don't need to use a lot of olive oil...
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Carbs: 0.2g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 12.8
Lacinato Kale Salad
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Lacinato Kale Salad

Lacinato (or dinosaur) kale's leaves are more adaptable to salads than curly leaved kale; just marinate in vinegrette for 30 minutes before serving to wilt the leaves...makes an interesting salad!Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 24.8g | Fat: 18g | Fiber: 8.3g | Protein: 6.3g | Calories: 258.8
Lentil Soup
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Lentil Soup

An Italian classic, with a twist...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 24.7g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 10.3g | Protein: 8.8g | Calories: 154.5
Mediterranean Prawns
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Mediterranean Prawns

Since I'm single, this dish yields about 4 meals (around 7-9 shrimp per serving, as I tend to chow down on shellfish)...the marinaded shrimp lasts about 5 days in the fridge, and is very versatile...I toss them in with salad veggies, mix them with whole wheat pasta, or alone with sides...they make a quick protein fix after a busy day...Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 10g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 10g | Calories: 160.8
Mexicali Beans
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Mexicali Beans

You'll never miss those processed barbecue beans again! All ingredients used, down to the spices, are organic...the prep time seems a bit out of control, but it's based on using dried beans...they're lower in sodium and have a much firmer texture than canned.Submitted by PIXIESTIX6669

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 2.1g | Calories: 100.8
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