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(12 Recipes) Created by DAWNMC7

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Quinoa with Spinach and Feta Cheese
Very Good 4.4/5
(361 ratings)

Quinoa is similar to brown rice, with a higher protein content. This is a delicious side dish or light meal.

Submitted by SLIMKATIE

Carbs: 32.1g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 232.8
Greek-Style Quinoa Burgers
Good 3.7/5
(3 ratings)

Meatless and incorporates superfoods with bold flavors.

Submitted by GETSTARTED21

Carbs: 87.6g | Fat: 13g | Fiber: 14.5g | Protein: 22.8g | Calories: 540.2
Quinoa Burger
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)

Recipe from I just substituted organic red quinoa instead of the regular quinoa in this recipe, and added more flour which was necessary to keep the patties together. Also, my patties were smaller so it yielded more burgers.

Submitted by B_OOKIE

Carbs: 11.2g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 6.6g | Calories: 108.1
Cheddar-Stuffed Black Bean and Mushroom Burgers
Very Good 4.2/5
(31 ratings)

These burgers are rich and meaty, the kind of burger that vegetarians have been craving. Even meat eaters will appreciate these tasty and fiber-rich burgers.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 24.9g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 7.8g | Protein: 17.2g | Calories: 244.5
Greek Turkey Burger
Very Good 4.3/5
(102 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Think we would love this. Add plain Greek yogurt, lemon juice, and cucumbers as a topping. Maybe a couple kalamatas? Yummy!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5.2g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 26.3g | Calories: 217.1
Good 3.7/5
(7 ratings)

Submitted by LITTLESTRED

Carbs: 6.9g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 26g | Calories: 209.5
(no ratings)

cucumber sauce for veggies or gyros

Submitted by DAWNMC7

Carbs: 3.7g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 6.1g | Calories: 56.6
(no ratings)

Submitted by DAWNMC7

Carbs: 1.7g | Fat: 10.1g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 106.4
(no ratings)

Submitted by DAWNMC7

Carbs: 6.1g | Fat: 7.4g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 8.3g | Calories: 127.8
Incredible! 5.0/5
(6 ratings)


Submitted by NEEPSGIRL

Carbs: 10.1g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 52.8
Applesauce Carrot Cake
Good 3.9/5
(130 ratings)

Applesauce makes this cake healthier than your regular cake.

Carbs: 21.5g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 3.6g | Calories: 145.8
Tofu Chocolate Cake
Very Good 4.3/5
(128 ratings)

I know it sounds weird: chocolate cake and tofu, together? It's so tasty, and a much healthier way to eat cake!

Submitted by MEHICKS

Carbs: 35.8g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 189.5
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