Seasonal snacking: Satisfying cauliflower recipes

July 24th, 2015 by | Posted in Health & Nutrition, Recipes for Runners | Tags: , , ,

On it’s own, cauliflower might not be the most flavour-packed food. But that is certainly not the case with these satisfying cauliflower recipes.

Cauliflower Crust Garlic Breadsticks (1)1) Cauliflower crust garlic breadsticks

That’s right, we said breadsticks, as in the kind of treat that you used to order alongside your pizza because, in for a penny, in for a pound, right? BUT, these are healthy, so you can indulge whenever.

2) Cauliflower korma

Korma is a type of Indian curry dish. This spicy meal is vegetarian friendly.korma

3) Smoked paprika popcorn cauliflower

Just like popcorn at the movies, you’re going to want to eat the whole batch.

4) Cauliflower couscous

It looks like couscous. It tastes like couscous. But it’s actually cauliflower. The relatively neutral taste of cauliflower makes it an adaptable substitute for many grains. This recipe is an easy way to, as the author puts it, “trick your body into thinking it’s eating a carb-laden dish.”

Cauliflower-Tortillas5) Cauliflower tortillas

These tortillas are friendly for the gluten-free crowd. Use them as the base for gluten free pizza, or spread mashed avocado and lime juice on them.

6) Sweet potato cauliflower mash

Love mashed potatoes, but not what they do to your waistline? Try this sweet potato cauliflower mash for a lower-carb, vitamin C boosted version of your fave.

7) Creamy spiced cauliflower soupcauliflower soup

This spicy cauliflower soup is vegan. According to the recipe’s author, after eating it, you’ll never want to eat cauliflower any other way ever again.

8) Cauliflower crust grilled cheese

Okay, this recipe is mind-blowing. Gluten-free, grilled cheese made with Cauli-Crust-Grilled-Cheese-(2)veggies. Craziness. In a good way.

9) Everything bagel cauliflower rolls

A homemade gluten-free dinner roll that tastes like an everything bagel.

10) Low carb Mexican casserole

This vegetarian casserole is a one-dish wonder.