Summer offers many opportunities for traveling, outdoor activities, grilling, parties, picnics, etc. but healthy eating is probably not one of them. Though the season offers a lot of fresh produce, many of us are not interested considering their boring taste. Well, we have dug through Stagetecture archive to present you some savory healthy summer dinner recipes. Check out our recipe roundup for the week:
Recipe Round Up: 5 Healthy Summer Dinners
1. Herb Roasted Chicken with Broccoli Pesto Tortellini
Who does not love a chicken dish? What if it is filled with flavorful herbs and creamy tortellini? Absolute yum, right? This herb roasted chicken recipe is made with a hefty sum of chicken pieces; herbs including broccoli, rosemary, and parsley; cheese including Parmesan and tortellini; and a hint of lemon, a combination that you cannot go wrong with.
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2. Delicious Thai Chicken Salad Recipe
With succulent chicken and fresh veggies garnished with a spicy dressing, this Thai chicken salad is far from boring. Marinated chicken pieces mixed with healthy vegetables like cilantro, edamame, avocado, scallions, and peanuts and finally dressed with spices like garlic, ginger, and red pepper, it has more than enough flavors to satisfy your taste buds.
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3. Mediterranean Quinoa Salad Recipe
This Mediterranean quinoa salad from Stagetecture will be a delight to the veggie lovers! This Mediterranean salad features chicken pieces, vegetables, spices, cheese, and a hint of lemon juice, perfect for winning the heart of everyone. The dish is suitable as a picnic item because it can be made in large quantities and preserved for a week.
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4. Toasted Barley and Chicken Pilaf Recipe
This healthy summer dinner recipe can be described in two words – light and nutritious! Boneless chicken chunks get a healthy dose of barley and nutty-flavored grain. It also contains fresh carrots, celery, thyme, parsley, and delicious mushrooms. This delectable dish will give you a reason to invite family and friends over a summer get-together.
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5. Grilled Fish Steaks Recipe
Bored of seeing so many chicken recipes on the list? Try this grilled fish steaks recipe! Sea fishes contain many health benefits and grilled fish steaks are just perfect for a healthy summer dinner. Garnish the steaks with chopped fresh herbs like basil, cilantro, dill, rosemary, thyme, and parsley and enjoy a healthy and sumptuous meal.
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Eating healthy during the summer time is quite a challenge for many people. However, this week’s Stagetecture recipe roundup will help you eating healthy dinner during the summer season besides keeping your taste buds satisfied.
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