ArrowDownFill 1arrow-small-lineFill 1GroupStaff FaveGroupClose IconEmailLike Cooking Light on FacebookShapePage 1 Copy 3Page 1 Copy 2Grid IconFollow Cooking Light on InstagramList IconMenu IconPrintSearch IconSpeech BubbleFollow Cooking Light on SnapchatFollow Cooking Light on TwitterWatch Cooking Light on YouTubeplay-iconWatch Cooking Light on Youtube

March 2016 Recipe Index

Find all the healthy recipes from Cooking Light's March 2016 issue.

APPETIZERS

Egg Ravioli [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Fava Bean and Mushroom Crostini [MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 

BREADS

Lemon-Ricotta Herbed Flatbread [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 

BEVERAGES

Green Grape Pisco Sour [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][VEGETARIAN] 
Pom Clover Club [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][VEGETARIAN] 
Ramos Gin Fizz [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][VEGETARIAN] 
Rhubarb-Basil Shrub Cocktails [GLUTEN FREE][MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 

DESSERTS

Carrot-Zucchini Cake with Coconut-Cream Cheese Frosting [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 
Citrus Upside-Down Cake with Sour Whipped Cream [MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 
Double-Chocolate Cereal Treats [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 

GRAINS

Bulgur Bowl with Apples, Almond Butter, and Goat Cheese [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 
Crunchy Bulgur Bowl with Kale, Chicken, and Pear [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD] 

MAIN DISHES

BEEF

Balsamic Hanger Steak with Greens and Parmesan [GLUTEN FREE][MAKE AHEAD] 
Slow Cooker Barbacoa Brisket [GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][FREEZABLE] 

FISH & SHELLFISH

Fish Nuggets with Crispy Asparagus "Fries" [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY] 
Peppered Shrimp with White Bean and Cauliflower Puree [GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD] 
Roasted Salmon with Thyme and Honey-Mustard Glaze [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE] 
Salmon in Smoky Tomato Broth [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE] 

LAMB

Dad's Grilled Leg of Lamb [GLUTEN FREE][MAKE AHEAD] 

PORK

Egg and Toast Cups [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY] 
Pork Chops with Sautéed Apples and Brussels Sprouts [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY] 
Smoky Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Sweet Potatoes [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY] 

POULTRY

Collard Greens Sauté with Chicken and White Beans [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD] 
Crispy Chicken Thighs with White Beans [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY] 
Golden Chicken with Cilantro-Cashew Pesto and Coconut Rice [GLUTEN FREE] 
Sheet Pan Chicken with Roasted Baby Potatoes [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY] 
Sweet and Sour Turkey Meatballs with Polenta [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY] 
Turkey Taco Burritos [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD] 

VEGETARIAN

Spanish "Tortilla" Omelet [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Tempeh with Charred Peppers and Kale [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Vegetable Lasagna with Butternut Béchamel [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][FREEZABLE][VEGETARIAN] 

PASTA

Bucatini Puttanesca [QUICK & EASY] 
Caramelized Cabbage with Whole-Wheat Penne and Provolone [QUICK & EASY][VEGETARIAN] 
Charred Lemon Pappardelle with Mushrooms and Shrimp [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY] 
Creamy Asparagus and Pancetta Penne [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD] 
Ground Beef and Pasta Casserole [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][FREEZABLE] 
Linguine and Clam Sauce [QUICK & EASY] 
Roasted Tomato Mac and Cheese [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD] 
Spaghetti with Pistachio-Mint Pesto and Spinach [KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 

SALADS

Shaved Asparagus and Fennel Salad with Meyer Lemon Dressing [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][VEGETARIAN] 
Shaved Radish and Pine Nut Salad [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][VEGETARIAN] 

SANDWICHES

Buffalo Quinoa Burgers [QUICK & EASY][MAKE AHEAD][VEGETARIAN] 

SIDES

Asparagus and Peas with Warm Tarragon Vinaigrette [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY] 
Bacon and Onion Mashed Potatoes [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY] 
Black Pepper and Herb Mashed Potatoes [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Broccoli and Cheddar Mashed Potatoes [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Chile and Lime Roasted Carrots [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][VEGETARIAN] 
Green Beans with Dilly Sauce [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Roasted Asparagus with Almonds [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Sesame Sautéed Spinach [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 
Spinach and Garlic Mashed Potatoes [QUICK & EASY][GLUTEN FREE][KID FRIENDLY][VEGETARIAN] 

SOUPS & STEWS

Creamy Artichoke Soup with Crisped Prosciutto [GLUTEN FREE][MAKE AHEAD][FREEZABLE] 
Minty Pea Soup with Parmesan Croutons [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY] 
Turkey and Vegetable Stew with Whole-Grain Biscuits [KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD][FREEZABLE] 
Two-Bean Soup with Tomato-Chive Crostini [QUICK & EASY][KID FRIENDLY][MAKE AHEAD]