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Vegan Mac & Cheese with Collards

Vegan Mac & Cheese with Collards

This vegan spin on the southern classic dish is cheesy, creamy, and satisfying. Tucking in greens with the pasta enriches the taste and nutrition. Top with breadcrumbs and bake for that golden crisp crunch…Yum!

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Turkey Meatloaf

Turkey Meatloaf

Oats work wonders in holding the meatloaf together while also adding nutrition and flavor. Ground turkey cooks up beautifully in meatloaf so this recipe might be your new favorite for weeknight meals.

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Black Bean and Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers

Black Bean and Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers

The best veggie burgers are moist and hold together well during cooking. Thanks to the sweet potato and oats, this vegan option does not disappoint. The black beans and quinoa make these hearty and seriously satisfying. Serve them on a bun or alone with your favorite burger toppings.

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Curry Chickpea Sandwich

Curry Chickpea Sandwich

Try this flavorful vegan option for a quick and satisfying lunch. It comes together in a snap and is delightfully tasty!

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Very Blueberry Buttermilk Muffins

Very Blueberry Buttermilk Muffins

These muffins are literally almost bursting with blueberries. You will not even notice we reduced the sugar compared to most muffins. You will notice how yummy they taste. Have one for breakfast today!

Southern Bread Salad with Olives and Pecans

Southern Bread Salad with Olives and Pecans

This Southern spin on traditional bread salad (also known as “panzanella”) is a great way to use leftover bread that would otherwise go to waste. Bread that is a little older has lost some of its moisture, making it perfect for soaking up new flavors. The salad is best served not long after it’s made, […]

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Southern Broccoli Salad

Southern Broccoli Salad

Salty, sweet, crunchy and creamy – this salad has it all! Swapping out protein-packed Greek yogurt for traditional mayonnaise makes a much healthier version of this potluck favorite. The salad can be stored in the refrigerator for up to two days, making for great leftovers.

Sheet Pan Chicken and Vegetables

Sheet Pan Chicken and Vegetables

Making dinner on a sheet pan keeps the dirty dishes to a minimum, which we love! This easy-to-make meal is satisfying and nutritious.

Oven Spinach Frittata

Oven Spinach Frittata

Frittatas are baked egg dishes that make for a nutritious meal any time of day. The golden top will puff beautifully in the oven. Serve with fruit or a side salad.

Nopales Scramble

Nopales Scramble

Nopales (prickly pear cactus) is native to Mexico and famous for its health benefits including its high potassium content. Look for the cactus paddles already cleaned of their thorns at your local Latino grocer.

Summer Catfish in a Packet

Summer Catfish in a Packet

Cooking in foil packets is not a new technique but it’s one of our favorites. Prep is fast and clean-up takes seconds. Each packet seals in steam to cook a healthy and fast meal that is perfect for busy weeknights. Filets of any flaky white fish (such as flounder, red snapper and tilapia) will work […]

Fiesta Quesadillas (sodium modified)

Fiesta Quesadillas (sodium modified)

A new twist on an old UGA SNAP-Ed favorite! This version amps up the flavor and reduces the sodium by 60% making it a nutritious meal that the whole family will love.

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Breakfast Tacos (sodium modified)

Breakfast Tacos (sodium modified)

Add some color and flavor to your day with these protein-packed breakfast tacos. Pair with fruit to eat from all five food groups before starting your day! This recipe also makes for a great meal anytime of the day.

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Slow Cooker Pot Roast with Vegetables

Slow Cooker Pot Roast with Vegetables

A slow cooker can make home cooked meals doable even on the busiest day. Try this flavorful, well-rounded meal for dinner this week!

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Skillet Mac and Cheese

Skillet Mac and Cheese

Mac and cheese is a staple on Southern tables. Our version comes together in one skillet, which means less dishes to wash and more time to enjoy this delicious meal with family and friends.

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Italian Eggplant Sliders

Italian Eggplant Sliders

Let the family help you prepare dinner tonight! As the eggplant is being sliced, someone else can spread sauce on top of each slice, and a third person can sprinkle each slider with cheese and breadcrumbs. Yummy and quick preparation, too!

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