Entrées
CLASSIC HUMMUS

CLASSIC HUMMUS

Lightly flavored with tahini, this basic hummus is creamy-smooth. For a more full-bodied flavor, increase the tahini up to 1 cup. Stir the tahini well right before measuring—it separates when it sits.YIELD: SERVES 163 cups cooked chickpeas, or 2 15-oz. cans chickpeas,...

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CHICKPEA & RED CABBAGE PITA PIZZAS

CHICKPEA & RED CABBAGE PITA PIZZAS

Generous toppings make this a fork-and-knife pizza. Save leftover cabbage for sandwiches.YIELD: SERVES 61½ Tbs. olive oil, divided6 cups thinly sliced red cabbage¼ cup balsamic vinegar2 Tbs. honey2 tsp. whole cumin seeds1 large clove garlic, peeled¼ tsp. salt1 15-oz....

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CHERRY TOMATO FOCACCIA

CHERRY TOMATO FOCACCIA

CHERRY TOMATO FOCACCIA A basic focaccia dough is topped with nuts, cherry tomatoes, and aromatics for a bread option that’s hearty enough to be served with a salad for a light lunch or supper.YIELD: SERVES 8TOPPING¼ cup shelled roasted pistachios¼ cup olive oil1 clove...

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WEEKNIGHT POT PIE

WEEKNIGHT POT PIE

The secret ingredient in this spin on classic chicken divan is creamy, woodsy portobello mushroom soup. Cutting the puff pastry into equal portions before baking makes serving really easy. Asparagus can replace the broccoli, if desired.YIELD: SERVES 64 cups broccoli...

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TWICE-BAKED SWEET POTATOES WITH DUKKA

TWICE-BAKED SWEET POTATOES WITH DUKKA

Sweet potatoes get mashed with olive oil and feta cheese then dusted with dukka, a nutty spice blend, for twice-baked potatoes that can be served as a main or side dish. YIELD: SERVES 81 cup whole blanched almonds or hazelnuts⅓ cup whole coriander seeds3 Tbs. whole...

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SUMMER’S BOUNTY VEGETABLE TARTLETS

SUMMER’S BOUNTY VEGETABLE TARTLETS

This rustic dough is made with cream cheese and masa harina, which help boost the protein and nutrients in the individual crusts. The masa harina also gives the crusts a delectable flavor of corn tortillas, which highlights flavors of peak-season summer...

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RICOTTA-BASIL STUFFED TOMATOES

RICOTTA-BASIL STUFFED TOMATOES

Summer favorites zucchini, corn, and basil get baked in tomato shells for a light-yet-satisfying entrée.YIELD: SERVES 48 large beefsteak tomatoes2 large eggs1 cup low-fat ricotta cheese¼ cup finely chopped red onion¼ cup chopped fresh basil2 Tbs. plus 4 tsp. grated...

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GOAT CHEESE–ASPARAGUS CRUSTLESS QUICHE

GOAT CHEESE–ASPARAGUS CRUSTLESS QUICHE

For a pretty presentation, reserve a few asparagus tips to steam and use as a garnish for this quick supper dish. Fresh out of asparagus? Substitute broccoli florets—they’re also rich in folic acid.YIELD: SERVES 41 lb. asparagus, trimmed and cut into 1-inch lengths,...

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CHEESE & MUSHROOM EGG NESTS

CHEESE & MUSHROOM EGG NESTS

Omelet ingredients—eggs, cheese, mushrooms, and herbs—get a stylish makeover when baked in a “nest” of whole-grain bread. With hard-cooked yolks, the nests make wonderful take-along breakfasts that can be heated in the microwave at work.YIELD: SERVES 66 slices...

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