Vegetarian Appetizers/Sides/Salads
(Recipe Collection)

20 Recipes Created by PARISBABY

Recipes in this Collection

Southwest Pasta Salad
Very Good 4.0/5
(175 ratings)
Southwest Pasta Salad

Quick and nutritious, this zesty take on pasta salad is a family favorite. Garnish with fresh herbs and black olives. Submitted by RDEPASS

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 267.8
Roasted Asparagus with Garlic
Very Good 4.5/5
(107 ratings)
Roasted Asparagus with Garlic

Asparagus both tastes great and is high in folate and potassium!

Carbs: 5.6g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 2.7g | Calories: 48.2
Easy Zucchini Parmesan
Very Good 4.4/5
(1033 ratings)
Easy Zucchini Parmesan

This quick and healthy side dish takes just minutes to prepare! And as a bonus, it's an easy way to get the kids to eat their vegetables.Submitted by MATCM81

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 51.6
Herbed Bulgur and Lentil Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(202 ratings)
Herbed Bulgur and Lentil Salad

This recipe is part of "The SparkPeople Cookbook." Order your copy today! This salad is even better the longer it sits in the fridge, so we love to make a big batch of it and eat it throughout the week.
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 5.7g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 159.2
Spinach and Tomato Pasta Salad
Very Good 4.1/5
(147 ratings)
Spinach and Tomato Pasta Salad

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
Coach Nicole's Yummy Hummus
Very Good 4.3/5
(369 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Yummy Hummus

Use as a dip for veggies or a spread on pita and sandwiches. Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 21.2g | Fat: 12.8g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 5.8g | Calories: 215.9
Broccoli Walnut Salad
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)
Broccoli Walnut Salad

Wonderful and taste; Great for an add-on or just to eat by itís self! Submitted by TLB1630

Carbs: 6.2g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 46.2
Roasted String Beans & Garlic
Incredible! 5.0/5
(4 ratings)
Roasted String Beans & Garlic

Submitted by SOLERPOWER03

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 1.1g | Calories: 51.7
Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa
Very Good 4.6/5
(447 ratings)
Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa

The versatility of this Mexican salsa is limitless! Put it on grilled chicken or steak, add it to eggs, or serve with tortilla chips. Submitted by METALFINGER2U

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 22.5
Better than mozzarella sticks
Good 3.6/5
(17 ratings)
Better than mozzarella sticks

High protein, low fat, very high taste!

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 15.2g | Protein: 17.6g | Calories: 154.8
Slow Cooker Refried Beans
Very Good 4.3/5
(81 ratings)
Slow Cooker Refried Beans

Low-calorie and high-fiber, these tasty (not fried) beans make a quick supper when spread upon warm corn tortillas topped with melted cheese. Submitted by PENSKE40

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 64.1
Beth's Fresh Basil Pesto
Very Good 4.9/5
(10 ratings)
Beth's Fresh Basil Pesto

When your basil plants grow and grow make this pesto up fresh and serve with hot pasta.Submitted by BLUERAY

Carbs: 1.5g | Fat: 19.2g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 3.5g | Calories: 187.8
Skinny Scalloped Sweet Potatoes
Good 3.9/5
(127 ratings)
Skinny Scalloped Sweet Potatoes

Lemony coriander and smoky cumin pair perfectly with sharp Cheddar in this grown-up spin on scalloped potatoes.Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 20.9g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 139.8
Whole Wheat Couscous with Spinach and Squash
Good 3.9/5
(78 ratings)
Whole Wheat Couscous with Spinach and Squash

A double-hitter: Each portion has almost two servings of vegetables. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 47.5g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 10.4g | Protein: 8.6g | Calories: 228.3
Corn Chowder
Very Good 4.1/5
(273 ratings)
Corn Chowder

Using low-fat milk instead of cream lowers the saturated fat content in this hearty summer soup.

Carbs: 33.3g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 209.5
Black Bean Hummus
Very Good 4.3/5
(327 ratings)
Black Bean Hummus

Smoky from the cumin with a hidden serving of vegetables, this dip is equally delicious in a burrito as it is spread on tortilla chips.Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 5.3g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 32.9
Vegetable-Packed Guacamole
Very Good 4.5/5
(66 ratings)
Vegetable-Packed Guacamole

My favorite Mexican restaurant serves a guacamole that's heavy on vegetables--and flavor. To slim it down even more, serve with carrots, celery and cucumber slices. Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 6g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 1.1g | Calories: 81.5
Garden Potato Salad
Good 3.8/5
(192 ratings)
Garden Potato Salad

Low-fat cottage cheese is the secret to the dressing in this delicious and simple summer side.

Carbs: 22g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 99.8
MAKEOVER: Simple Garden Salad (by PARISBABY)
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)
MAKEOVER: Simple Garden Salad (by PARISBABY)

A simple, plain salad for an appetizer, a side, or filling in the holes between meals!Submitted by PARISBABY

Carbs: 4.3g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 21
Chickpea and feta salad
Very Good 4.5/5
(44 ratings)
Chickpea and feta salad

This high-fiber, high-protein, low-fat salad travels well.Submitted by EMMAPALE

Carbs: 22.2g | Fat: 18.4g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 10.2g | Calories: 285.2
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