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Mediterranean Madness

Mediterranean Madness

I don't follow the Mediterranean "diet" but I enjoy the recipes. The Mediterranean food pyramid is interesting in comparison to the United States.

(3 Recipes) Created by SHEEZMYSPARK

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(no ratings)

The only item that needs to be cooked for this recipe is the pasta. This salad works as the main dish served with pita or any other kind of bread or the portion can be reduced and served along side chicken.

Submitted by REYNAJ

Carbs: 17.6g | Fat: 10.6g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 7g | Calories: 187.5
Vegetarian Black Bean Cakes with Orange-Basil Salsa
Very Good 4.3/5
(166 ratings)

These bean cakes are yummy and great for you. Served with the salsa, it makes a very colorful and festive presentation. I serve these with a lite side salad. Plenty of protein and fiber. Even my meat loving hubby loves this meal.

Submitted by BCJL13

Carbs: 48.3g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 13.6g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 294.2
Cocoa Crusted Pork Tenderloin
Very Good 4.0/5
(197 ratings)

This dish inspired by Costa Rican spices seems exotic, but it uses spices and ingredients you already have around the house: coffee, cocoa and cinnamon. You'll wonder why you've been relegating these flavorings to dessert!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 33.7g | Calories: 264
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