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August 2015 Recipe Index

Photo: Jennifer Causey

Find all the healthy recipes from Cooking Light's August 2015 issue.

APPETIZERS

Cheesy Sausage Roll-Ups [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Crunchy Ranch Faux-rito Strips [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Grilled Watermelon Pizza [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
No-Bake Chewy Granola Bars [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [FREEZABLE] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN]
Prosciutto-Wrapped Grilled Okra [QUICK & EASY] [G
LUTEN FREE]

BEVERAGES

Summer Melon Rose Sangria [MAKE AHEAD]
Sweet Fig Smoothies [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]

DESSERTS

Fresh Fig Galette [KID FRIENDLY] [MAKE AHEAD]
Mexican Hot Fudge Sundae Bowls [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [G
LUTEN FREE]

MAIN DISHES

BEEF

Beef and Lamb Kofta Lettuce Wraps [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] 
Grilled Steak and Tomatoes with Tofu Ranch Dressing [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] 
Short Ribs with Cucumber and Orange Salad [MAKE AHEAD] [GLUTEN FREE]
Sizzling Skirt Steak with Asparagus and Red Pepper [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Southwestern-Style Meatballs [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [FREEZABLE] [MAKE AHEAD]

FISH & SHELLFISH

Grilled Dogfish on Late-Summer Caponata [GLUTEN FREE]
Pink Salmon with Smoky Herb Rub [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY]
Poached Albacore with Fennel, Apple, and Radish Salad [GLUTEN FREE]
Roasted Shrimp with Mushrooms, Broccolini, and Foaming Chive Butter Sauce [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Sauteed Acadian Redfish with Pistachio and Orange Pesto [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Shrimp Summer Rolls with Sesame-Soy Dipping Sauce [QUICK & EASY] 
Shrimp with Ginger-Garlic Noodle Beans [QUICK & EASY] 
Whole Grilled Fish [QUICK & EASY] [G
LUTEN FREE]

LAMB

Lamb Chops with Fresh Fig Pan Sauce [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]

PORK

Pan-Roasted Pork Tenderloin and Peppers [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Pork Medallions with Scallions and Magic Green Sauce [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]

POULTRY

Glazed Chicken and Fig Skewers [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Herbed Wheat Berry and Roasted Tomato Salad with Grilled Chicken Chipotle Chicken Breasts [KID FRIENDLY] [MAKE AHEAD] 
Meltingly Tender Chicken with Miso, Ginger, and Carrots [KID FRIENDLY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Mexican Scramble [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY]
Pretzel-Crusted Chicken Breast Tenders with Garlicky Dipping Sauce [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY]
Smoked Turkey and Swiss Crepes [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY]
Spiced Grilled Chicken Thighs with Creamy Chile-Herb Sauce [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]

VEGETARIAN

Grilled Bean and Cheese Stuffed Poblanos [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Two-Cheese Veggie Nachos [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN]
Veggie Pizza with Cauliflower Crust [KID FRIENDLY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Wasabi Pea Tofu with Red Cabbage and Leeks [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] 
Wheat Berry and Summer Vegetable Saute [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] 

SALADS

Mango and Tomato Salad Cups [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Orzo Salad with Chicken and Radishes [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD]
Sesame Cabbage Salad with Grilled Salmon [QUICK & EASY]
Spicy Jicama Slaw [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Summer Fig and Watermelon Salad with Feta [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [GLUTEN FREE]
Wheat Berry, Spinach, and Strawberry Salad [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN]

SANDWICHES

Clean Veggies Burgers [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] 
Grilled Margherita Sandwiches [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN]
Parm-Style Chicken Sliders [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY]

SAUCES

Aji Amarillo Sauce [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN]
Chimichurri Sauce [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Fresh Tomato Sauce [KID FRIENDLY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Mojo Sauce [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Muhammara Sauce [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Small-Batch Fig Jam [KID FRIENDLY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Sweet and Spicy Peanut Sauce [QUICK & EASY] [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN]
Tzatziki Sauce [MAKE AHEAD] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]

SIDES

Creamy Polenta [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Cucumber-Tomato Skewers with Dilly Sauce [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Fresh Corn Saute with Bacon and Chives [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [GLUTEN FREE]
Fresh Corn Saute with Red Pepper and Onions [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Fresh Creamed Corn [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN]
Fresh Summer Corn Saute [KID FRIENDLY] [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Grilled Sweet Potato and Bell Pepper Toss [QUICK & EASY] [VEGETARIAN] [GLUTEN FREE]
Smoky "Baked" Beans [KID FRIENDLY] [MAKE AHEAD] 

SOUPS & STEWS

Summer Minestrone Soup [KID FRIENDLY] [FREEZABLE] [MAKE AHEAD]