6 Hearty Whole30 Recipes That Are Anything But Boring
Super-Green Smoothie Bowl
Try this recipe: Super-Green Smoothie Bowl
Ingredients like spinach, bananas, and fresh ginger lend this bowl a huge helping of nutrients and a luscious, creamy texture. Leave out the original recipe's honey to make this delicious breakfast Whole30 compliant.
Ingredients: Ripe banana, frozen chopped spinach, fresh pineapple cubes, coconut water, kiwis, hempseed, salt, fresh ginger.
Try this recipe: Chorizo-Stuffed Dates
Naturally sweet dates packed with delightfully smoky chicken chorizo–what's not to like? These are so good you'll be happy to keep making them, even after your Whole30 ends.
Ingredients: Grapeseed oil, chicken chorizo, flat-leaf parsley leaves, red wine vinegar, cilantro, jalapeno, garlic, salt, pitted Medjool dates
Broccoli, Roasted Garlic, and Potato Soup
Try this recipe: Broccoli, Roasted Garlic, and Potato Soup
Roasted garlic may be one of the easiest ways to elevate a dish. Add to that the silky-smooth texture reminiscent of a classic butternut squash soup, and you have a hearty, Instagram-worthy dish. Leave out the honey to keep it Whole30 compliant.
Ingredients: Garlic, avocado oil, yellow onion, fresh broccoli, russet potato, salt, low-sodium vegetable or chicken broth, apple cider vinegar, black pepper, fresh parsley
Try this recipe: Pickled Shrimp
Spices are a major key to keeping dishes healthy without sacrificing flavor, and this dish doesn't skimp. Shrimp is a great source of more than just protein: It also packs selenium, vitamin B12, and phosphorous.
Ingredients: Celery seeds, cayenne pepper, paprika, deveined large raw shrimp, extra-virgin olive oil, fresh lemon juice, garlic, mustard seeds, kosher salt, crushed red pepper, ground allspice, bay leaves, shallots
Roasted Broccoli Salad With Celery and Apple
Try this recipe: Roasted Broccoli Salad With Celery and Apple
Pairing the deep flavor of roasted broccoli with the crisp freshness of apples and celery is a double win. If you're looking for a more hefty meal that will keep you full longer, throw in some grilled chicken or salmon. But because not all condiments are created equally—and because Dijon tends to be made with white wine—be sure to use a Whole30-approved mustard.
Ingredients: Fresh broccoli, avocado oil, salt, black pepper, cayenne, fresh lemon juice, Dijon mustard, celery, red apple, slivered almonds