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23 Best Healthy Spring Recipes Everyone Must Try

Updated on July 4, 2017
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Ashi is a culinary consultant with 9 years of experience in the food industry. Ashi writes about food recipes, tips & secrets.

Springtime is the ultimate season for fresh produce. Refreshing and bright, our veggie-forward recipes will excite your taste buds after winter's heavy meals. In-season greens, herbs, vegetables, and fruits all sparkle in these exciting recipes. Your weeknight dinner might get advantages from the dinners like Spinach Pesto Pasta or Chicken-and-Vegetable Hand Pies. Whereas any spring party that you host will leave your guests praising when you have Parsley Hummus and Green Pea or Grilled Pineapple Lemonade on the table.

1

Strawberry Rhubarb Trifle

The blend of rhubarb and strawberries balance out the sugary from the custard and make one mouthwatering presentation that will make your guests happy.

2

Classic Tangy Lemon Bars

These lemon bars are delicious. You can blend the filling together just before the crust comes out of the oven and then carefully pour it into the hot crust so that it sets swiftly.

3

Hummus Stuffed Pitas

In this delicious pita recipe, radishes are an ideal vegetable to slice for salads or utilize as a stuffing. You can serve this easy-to-prepare sandwich with other spring favorites steamed sugar snap peas.

4

Layered Strawberry Coconut Panna Cotta

This creamy and sweet treat is a festive, elegant showcase for everyone's favorite spring fruit. You can serve ripe and juicy strawberries in two ways, cooked into a ruby-red jelly or sliced and macerated.

5

Lemony Cucumber Salad

Remember that something vibrant, crunchy and fresh, is generally missing from potluck gatherings. This simple and easy salad will get ready quickly.

6

Rhubarb Risotto and Ruby Port with Sugared Strawberries

In this dish, risotto becomes a kind of rice pudding with a sweet-tart sauce sprinkled over the rice.

7

Rhubarb Apple Pie

For fresh rhubarb, spring is the best season. So better you take advantage of this seasonal fresh flavor and prepare a homemade delicious pie.

8

Strawberry-Almond Cream Tart

Nestled in a crumbly graham cracker crust and creamy filling, with strawberries, shine in this delectable tart dish.

9

Creamy Spring Pasta

This dish is deliciously creamy, however, the pasta soaks up the sauce swiftly. Thus, make sure you serve right away. Utilize refrigerated pasta to minimize several minutes off the cooking time.

10

Strawberry Tart with Quinoa-Almond Crust

I introduced this idea of a savory tart with crunchy quinoa crust. You just have to keep tart overnight and let it hold and next day you can serve it chilled directly from the fridge.

11

Soft Scrambled Eggs with Asparagus

For ideal scrambled eggs remember that you cook slowly and stir in between to create creamy curds. Utilize the slim asparagus to make it crispy and tender.

12

Strawberry-Lime Rickey

This is a classic warm weather drink with a seasonal twist of ripe strawberries. This cocktail is full of fruit flavor which is balanced by soda water and bracing gin.

13

Spring Vegetable Pizza with Gremolata

This pizza is fully packed with best of spring’s fresh vegetables. You can pairs nicely with a side of small green salad or tomato soup.

14

Pound Cake with Strawberry Glaze

You will have to buy whole-wheat pastry flour then garnish with additional fresh mint leaves and strawberries. This will be mouth watering dish for your guest.

15

Butter Roasted Carrots

There will be no leftovers when you serve your guest this mouths watering carrots. This simple and easy side dish is quick to cook for those busy weeknights.

16

Strawberry-Mint Sparkling Limeade

For a kid-friendly drink, add two cups chilled club soda for the wine. When adding the soda or wine, carefully pour slowly down the edge of the glass to avoid the foam.

17

Grilled Pineapple Lemonade

This spin on traditional lemonade is the perfect union of smoky and fruity flavors. Naturally, sweet pineapple goes into the drink, allowing us to utilize less sugar. We utilize an indoor grill pan, but if your outdoor grill is already fired up, utilize it to give extra smoky flavor. Add a boozy twist with a dash of tequila or rum.

18

Turmeric Pickled Deviled Eggs

Deviled eggs get way more impressive when the eggs are preserved in a tangy turmeric-spiked brine that also dyes them a pleasant color. The longer the eggs marinate in the brine, the harder they become and the more vigorous the color gets. For a tangy flavor, utilize some of the brine rather than water to release the filling.

19

Broccoli, Cheddar, and Brown Rice Cakes

These simple, easy and crispy vegetarian cakes are invigorated by rice casserole and cheesy broccoli, right down to the layer of melted cheddar cheese on top. Prepare the cakes ahead and freeze or refrigerate for a last-minute meal. You could also multiply the number of servings and serve the cakes as a side with a plain tomato soup. Grainy mustard gives a welcome punch and adds exceptional texture to the cakes. It is excellent with rémoulade sauce, creamy sandwich spreads, and glazes with a sweet base (such as honey or maple syrup) for contrast and balance.

20

Strawberries in Meyer Lemon Syrup

Meyer lemons, accessible through May, have sweeter, extra aromatic juice than usual lemons. To assure the dessert doesn't get too tart if substituting usual lemon juice, start with 2 tablespoons juice and taste; add extra juice if required and garnish with refreshing mint sprigs.

21

Feta Quiche and Spinach with Quinoa Crust

Cheesy quiche partners elegantly with a sparkling, citrusy salad. Whisk together 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar, 2 tablespoons canola oil, 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt and 1 teaspoon honey in a large bowl. Add 3/4 cup grapefruit sections, 3 cups baby kale, and 1/4 cup sliced red onion; toss to coat.

22

Spring Asparagus Risotto

Asparagus protruding out of the soil is one of the initial indications of spring in the garden. The days are warming up, but the nights are still chilly—a perfect time for hot bowls of delicious asparagus risotto. Mix the risotto pieces and larger cut pieces of asparagus into the broth which utilized to cook the risotto. If you like you can garnish with shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano.

23

Steak House Pizza

Broader, less-lobed Eruca sativa differences, which are more delicious in higher quantities when dressed simply, would be an excellent topping on this pizza. This is a unique take on a “salad and steak with a side of bread” and a pleasant way to enjoy supper in a bite.

© 2017 Ashi

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      Ashi 3 months ago

      @Sakina Nasir,

      Thank you so much dear :)

      Yeah, these cakes and drinks are delicious indeed :)

    • SakinaNasir53 profile image

      Sakina Nasir 4 months ago from Kuwait

      The lovely drinks and the cakes and trifle, just look wow! Great hub! :)

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      Ashi 6 months ago

      @Dora,

      Thank you so much for your feedback :)

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      Dora Weithers 6 months ago from The Caribbean

      Both food and drink look so appealing. Thanks for these delightful ideas.

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      Ashi 6 months ago

      @DEBANGEE,

      Thank you so much :)

      I am glad that you liked my recipes :)

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      DEBANGEE MANDAL 6 months ago from India

      You have an excellent collection of recipes.