Smothered Chicken and Quinoa Skillet

smothered chicken and quinoa skillet | healthy-delicious.com

Ooey, gooey melted cheese tops this smothered chicken and quinoa skillet, based loosely on pollo fundido.    We’re currently halfway through the Tabasco Challenge, and I hope everyone is enjoying these recipes as much as I am. I was determined to not end up with five recipes that more or less tasted the same; having […]

Chicken Thighs with Farro and Burst Tomatoes

Chicken and Farro with Burst Tomatoes | Healthy-Delicious.com

Nutty farro and crispy chicken thighs pair perfectly with sweet and spicy roast tomatoes. So good, the tomato-hater in your house might even ask for seconds! Are you ready to spice things up? For the next five days, I’ll be sharing some awesome new recipes that I created for the Tabasco 10 Ingredient Challenge. For […]

Quinoa Salad with Tibetan Herb Dressing for #SundaySupper

quinoa salad with herb dressing | Healthy. Delicious

This quinoa salad might not look like much, but it’s deceptively flavorful! The simple combination of quinoa, blanched green beans, and grape tomatoes gets BIG flavor from a Tibetan herb dressing loaded with ginger, cilantro, garlic, and a hint of spice. Top it all off with a few slivered almonds and you have a lunch […]

Grilled Peach Salad w/ Jalapeño Vinaigrette

Grilled Peach Salad with Jalapeno Vinaigrette

Grilled Peach Salad with Jalapeno Vinaigrette

{Perfect Pairings} Hazelnut Mocha Granola

hazelnut mocha granola

hazelnut mocha granola

Carrot Cake Granola

carrot cake granola from healthy-delicious.com

carrot cake granola from healthy-delicious.com

I’ve been craving carrot cake for weeks, but summer’s coming up quickly and I really don’t need to be eating cake right now. I decided to make carrot cake granola instead! It’s loaded with all of the goodies that you’d find in your favorite carrot cake: coconut, walnuts, raisins, and warm spices. I even got all trendy and threw in some quinoa, which adds a nutty flavor and slightly chewy texture. This is one of my new favorite treats – I keep disappearing into the kitchen to sneak a hand full.  It’s also great sprinkled over yogurt – I recommend coconut or lemon!