These 5 Ingredient Recipes are brought to you by Half Your Plate.
Even if you’re in a rush, filling Half Your Plate with fruits and veggies at every meal is easy with five ingredient fixes! These recipes all need only five ingredients (minus pantry staples) and come together in minutes.
If you’re not a morning person, getting a healthy breakfast can seem like a daunting task. The solution? Avocado toast! This versatile breakfast can be combined with all kinds of fruits and veggies and makes for a delicious breakfast. Still stumped? Slice a sweet potato about half an inch thick and pop it in the toaster. Top with peanut butter and banana and you’ve got a filling start to the day!
Craving pizza for lunch but want to make it a bit healthier? Try broccoli pizza crust, which only takes a handful of ingredients that you can finish off with your favourite toppings. Eggplant pizza is another great way to add more veggies. Simply slice eggplant rounds, bake for 10 minutes at 400 °F, top with your favourite sauce, cheese and veggies, and pop them back in for another 10 minutes.
If you’re “romainely” a salad person we’ve got great suggestions for you! Check out this 5 Ingredient Salad article to get your fix and fill #halfyourplate with a full meal.
If you’ve got your protein already picked for dinner try any of these #halfyourplate sides to get a great complete meal on the table:
- Apple Bacon Brussel Sprouts: This combination is so addictive you’ll make it for every family gathering!
- Roasted Orange Ginger Asparagus: Ginger and garlic make the perfect flavour combination and pair nicely with fresh asparagus.
- Roasted Pumpkin and Pepitas: This colourful and crunchy dish is reminiscent of fall and filled with addictive flavour.
- Potato and Sage and Olive Fans: The combination of sage and olives brings some herby saltiness to this grilled potato.
As you can see, we firmly believe that fruits and veggies make the easiest and healthiest meals. And we love finding new recipes! What are your favourite five ingredient fixes?