Sep 15
2014

These easy roasted mushrooms are fantastic on their own, but would also make the perfect mix-in for salads or pasta dishes.
Easy Roasted Mushrooms with Rosemary & Garlic...It's hard to resist eating the whole bowl! | cookincanuck.com #vegetarian #vegan #recipe #glutenfree

I can not tell a lie. I ate the entire bowl in five minutes flat. This is the kind of thing that happens when you make a pan of gloriously roasted mushrooms in the middle of the day when no one else is home.

Typically I would serve these as a side dish, or even an appetizer. Come to think of it, they would be fantastic in a salad or mixed into a pasta dish with some rotisserie chicken and Parmesan cheese. Now I’m hungry again.
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Roasted Almonds with Smoked Paprika & Rosemary Recipe

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Roasted Almonds with Smoked Paprika & Rosemary Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These easy (only 5 ingredients!) roasted almonds are the perfect healthy snack. Flavor, flavor, flavor…and tons of nutritional benefits! I’m a serial snacker. Not cereal…serial. A little bit of this, a little bit of that – all day long. Sometimes it’s hummus and veggies, other times it’s mini quesadillas or carrot cake granola bites, and [...]

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Light Chocolate Avocado Bread Pudding with Maple Rum Sauce Recipe | cookincanuck.com

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Light Sausage, Caramelized Onion & Bean Soup Recipe

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Light Sausage, Caramelized Onion & Bean Soup Recipe | cookincanuck.com

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Zucchini, Onion and Feta Cheese Omelet Recipe | cookincanuck.com

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How to: Caramelize Onions

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How To Caramelize Onions | cookincanuck.com

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Easy Cilantro Lime Brown Rice Recipe

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Easy Cilantro Lime Brown Rice Recipe | cookincanuck.com

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Mini Guacamole & Olive Cups Recipes {Healthy Snack}

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Mini Guacamole & Olive Cups Recipes {Healthy Snack} | cookincanuck.com

Surprise your kids with these fun Mini Guacamole and Olive Cups…the perfect healthy after school snack. They’d be great as appetizers, too! Thanks to California Avocados for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. I’ve come to realize that my kids are in a constant state of “starving”. Actually, make [...]

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Spice Rubbed Lime Salmon

Whip up this unbelievably flavorful salmon dish in mere minutes. It’s slathered in a sweet and savory spice rub, and brightened with lime juice. And did I mention it’s healthy? With all of its heart healthy benefits, I figured that one can never have too many salmon recipes. Nothing beats cooking a big piece of [...]

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