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Grilled Chicken Kabobs with Red Pepper Cilantro Pesto Recipe

Jul 20, 2015
Grilled Chicken Kabobs with Red Pepper Cilantro Pesto Recipe...204 calories and 6 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #healthy

These grilled chicken kabobs are fantastic for summertime dinners, but the real star of the show is the red pepper cilantro pesto! There are some recipes that stand the test of time and rightly earn the devotion of my family. This red pepper cilantro pesto nestles right into the middle of that category. Strangely enough, […]

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Baked Zucchini Fries with Pesto Yogurt Dipping Sauce Recipe

Jul 6, 2015
Baked Zucchini Fries with Pesto Yogurt Dipping Sauce…112 calories and 3 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe #vegetarian

You’re going to love these! Zucchini gets transformed into healthy, crispy, golden brown fries with a 3-ingredient pesto yogurt dipping sauce. I knew I hit the jackpot when my self-described zucchini-hating son (M) sat in front of a plate of these baked zucchini fries and plowed through half of them in one sitting. “Are you […]

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Chicken Pesto Artichoke Naan Pizza

Feb 23, 2015
Chicken Pesto Artichoke Naan Pizza | cookincanuck.com

Pile some chicken, artichokes and cheese onto a pesto-smeared whole wheat naan for a quick and healthy meal. Raise your hand if you like recipes that require 8 ingredients and 18 minutes, and taste great. Yeah, you’d be kind of crazy not to ante up on this one because – let’s face it – most […]

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Mini Smoked Salmon & Pesto Yogurt Phyllo Bites

Dec 29, 2014
Mini Smoked Salmon & Pesto Yogurt Phyllo Bites  | cookincanuck.com

It’s not a cocktail party without smoked salmon. These bite-sized phyllo appetizers, with a yogurt pesto sauce, will be gone in a flash! Thank you to Athens Foods for helping me to share this recipe with you. If your family is anything like mine, smoked salmon doesn’t last long in the house. And when I […]

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Skinny Pesto Pizza Crostini {Vegetarian}

Nov 17, 2014
Skinny Pesto Pizza Crostini Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These easy, make-ahead Skinny Pesto Pizza Crostini will be the hit of the party. They’re perfect for the holiday season! Thank you to QSquared NYC for helping me to share this recipe with you. I was 23 years old and determined to throw a “grown-up” Christmas party. Luckily, my friends were game and humored me […]

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Vegetarian Pesto & Olive Pizza Roll-Ups Recipe

Jun 30, 2014
Vegetarian Pesto & Olive Pizza Roll-Ups Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Surprise your family or guests with these fun vegetarian olive and pesto pizza roll-ups. They’re great for snacking! Thank you to California Ripe Olives and Kitchen PLAY for helping me to share this recipe with you. (Be sure to scroll down to find out how you could win a fantastic California Ripe Olives gift pack! […]

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Easy Grilled Pesto Salmon in Foil Recipe

May 27, 2014
Easy Grilled Pesto Salmon in Foil Recipe | cookincanuck.com

This easy grilled salmon recipe in foil, with basil pesto and sautéed peppers and shallots, requires virtually no clean-up. It’s perfect for busy weeknights and entertaining! By no choice of my husband’s, the grill has become my domain. His mistake was helping me to get over my irrational fear of turning on the gas grill […]

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Grilled Marinated Tri-Tip Steak Recipe with Red Pepper Cilantro Pesto

Aug 27, 2012
Grilled Marinated Tri-Tip Steak Recipe with Red Pepper Cilantro Pesto | cookincanuck.com

I won’t deny it, I love autumn. When Labor Day rolls around, I go through the necessary motions, pretending that I’ll desperately miss the dog days of summer. Inside, I am busting out my Saturday Night Fever moves and doing a happy dance for the cool days and crisp air that are just around the […]

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Baked Caprese Turkey Meatball Recipe with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Mozzarella & Basil Pesto

Apr 30, 2012
Baked Caprese Turkey Meatball Recipe with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Mozzarella & Basil Pesto | cookincanuck.com

Healthy turkey meatballs are studded with sun-dried tomatoes and fresh mozzarella, and brushed with savory basil pesto. Last week was all about comfort food, and these baked turkey caprese meatballs with pesto hit the mark. After running the half-marathon last weekend, my body was in recovery mode. Last Sunday, the day after the race, things […]

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