Get Your Green On: 11 Super Spinach Recipes

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Get your daily dose of superfoods with these delicious recipes
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Get Your Green On: 11 Super Spinach Recipes

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Get your daily dose of superfoods with these delicious spinach recipes.
 

Baked Chicken with Spinach, Pears, and Blue Cheese

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The sweet and salty combination of pears and blue cheese is the perfect way to add flavor to boneless, skinless chicken breast. Serve this dish over spinach for a delicious and healthy meal.

 

Chickpea and Spinach Stew

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This healthy vegetarian stew will keep you full and satisfied. Spinach adds color, flavor, and a super boost of nutrients.

Crispy Spinach Chips

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Forget kale chips; spinach makes a deliciously crispy and salty snack, too. Just roast the leaves in the oven after tossing them with some olive oil, salt, and chile powder.

Greek Spinach Dip

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Another great healthy snack, this spinach dip combines salty feta cheese and bright herbaceous flavors (like dill and parsley) for a quick and easy crudité accompaniment.

Linguine and Spinach Pesto

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Take advantage of the many health benefits of spinach by using it in place of basil when you’re making pesto. Then, top your pasta with the super delicious and good-for-you sauce.

Make-Ahead Spinach Phyllo Roll-Ups

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Now it’s easy to eat spinach anytime. Make a few of these phyllo dough roll-ups for your freezer and then pop one in the oven whenever you need a quick bite.

Shrimp Scampi with Wilted Spinach

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This easy recipe makes the perfect healthy dinner when you don’t have much time to cook; the shrimp cooks quickly, and then you’ll only need another minute or so to wilt the spinach in the pan.

Spinach and Feta Egg Scramble

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If you struggle to get enough vegetables at breakfast time, try adding spinach to scrambled eggs. All you need is a little feta cheese and this simple egg dish will have lots of flavor.

Spinach Kale Broccoli Juice

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Talk about getting your greens: this smoothie is made with spinach, kale, and broccoli. Sweeten it up with some green apple or kiwi fruit for an amazingly healthy meal on the go.

Spinach Salad Pizza

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Nobody ever said eating your superfoods had to be boring! Top pizza dough with blue cheese crumbles, red grapes, pine nuts and baby spinach for a healthy and delicious treat.

Strawberry Spinach Salad

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There’s no easier way to eat raw spinach than in a salad. This one gets sweetness from fresh strawberries and a healthy crunch from roasted almonds. Sounds delicious? Wait until you top it with a scratch-made strawberry-champagne vinaigrette!