Life happens…and it seems to happen even faster around the holidays, doesn’t it? I thought I’d round up some of my holiday and party food recipes (here at the last minute) in case any of your plans have fallen through…because plans do that. So, grab my Last Minute Holiday Recipe Ideas. Almost all are vegetarian and most are on the healthy side!
Last Minute Holiday Recipe Ideas
No Cook Cranberry Pomegranate Relish (aka Cranberry Crack) is a no-cook condiment w/ pomegranate. Crunchy, sweet, tart, antioxidant explosion. Serve over cheese, on sandwiches, or on ice cream. Vegan & Gluten-free!
Guiltless French Onion Dip is a healthy, NonFat Greek yogurt dip with more protein, less fat, and less calories than sour cream dips.
How to Make Crostini – Transform ANY bread (fresh or stale) to make bruschetta, soup croutons, or dip/cheese scoopers. Under 30 minutes!
Brussels Sprout Slaw has kale, almonds, & carrots in a Raw Apple Cider Vinaigrette. Gluten-free, vegan, perfect for holiday or picnic.
Autumn Quinoa Sweet Potato Arugula Salad with pomegranate is a healthy alternative to candied sweet potatoes. Vegan, GF, nutritious.
I Can’t Believe It’s Vegan! Green Bean Casserole is a guilt-free, side dish in a creamy, low salt, white mushroom sauce made w/ almond milk.
Half Healthy Butternut Squash Baked Mac and Cheese is vegetarian comfort food under 60 minutes. Sauce uses squash, lowfat milk, and cheese, which makes it halfway healthy.
Lean Bean Casserole traditional holiday side gone healthy with 1% milk cream sauce, low-salt vegetable stock and crispy Panko topping.
Healthy Breakfast Pizza in 30 Minutes Yes! Plenty of vegetables, eggs, and a little cheese. Perfect weekend breakfast, great for guests.
Prosciutto Tater Tot Avocado Breakfast Bake – mostly hands free, comfort food, egg casserole in 30 minutes. Crazy easy and gluten free.
Black Truffle Salted Dark Chocolate Drizzled Nuts – healthy clusters snack. 15 minutes, 4 ingredients, gluten-free. Holiday, any day!
White Chocolate Candy Cane Pretzel Sticks – 3 ingredients, easy to make! Kids and adults love this hand-held holiday peppermint treat!
Spanish Orange Olive Oil Cake with Dark Chocolate Ganache dessert cake made with fresh squeezed orange juice, zest, and almonds.
Cheers to getting through another holiday season and starting fresh with a brand new year! I’ll see you on the other side.