The Top 10 Green Veggie Recipes

Since we were all little, we have been instructed to ‘eat our greens.’

It turns out, there is a good reason why.

Evidence shows that eating greens can stimulate gut health (and improve our immune system), protect against DNA damage and even help fight and prevent cancer.

We review everything you need to know about greens in our classic article Eating Your Greens (Or Why Mom Was Right).

But even if you know WHY you should eat your greens, it is not always easy to know HOW.

If you have ever been at a loss when it comes to preparing green vegetables, you are going to love our list of Top 10 Green Veggie Recipes.

From Asparagus Soup to Summer Squash With Pesto to Sautéed Brussels Sprouts, there is something for everyone.

Here is the list.


Asparagus Soup

Asparagus Soup

Total time: 25min | Serves: 2

Green Power Tower Salad

Green Power Tower Salad

Total time: 15min | Serves: 2

Golden Beet and Kale Salad

Golden Beet and Kale Salad

Total time: 20min | Serves: 4

Avocado Kiwi Salad With Fennel Vinaigrette

Avocado Kiwi Salad

Total time: 20min | Serves: 4

Garden Couscous Salad

Garden Couscous Salad

Total time: 25min | Serves: 6

Sautéed Collard Greens

Sautéed Collard Greens

Total time: 30min | Serves: 6

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Caramelized Onions

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts
With Caramelized Onions

Total time: 35min | Serves: 2-3

Spicy Garden Guacamole

Spicy Garden
Guacamole

Total time: 10min | Serves: 3-4

Potato-Spelt Gnocchi With Roasted Asparagus Puree and Black Olive Tapenade

Potato-Spelt Gnocchi
With Roasted Asparagus Puree

Total time: 140min | Serves: 6

Summer Squash With Pesto

Summer Squash
With Pesto

Total time: 15min | Serves: 2-4