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Recipes » Sauces

Beet Marinara Sauce

Beets and carrots add natural sweetness, flavor, and abundant nutrition to this marinara sauce. The brilliant blend of ingredients complements the heart-healthy properties of beets, which help lower blood pressure due to their high nitrate content.

2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5(2)

Smoky Sweet BBQ Sauce

This homemade BBQ sauce perfectly combines smoky and sweet flavors and would work for dipping, grilling, marinating, or enjoying with your favorite veggie burger. Plus, it’s easy to make with ingredients you likely already have on hand.

5 votes, average: 4.60 out of 55 votes, average: 4.60 out of 55 votes, average: 4.60 out of 55 votes, average: 4.60 out of 55 votes, average: 4.60 out of 5(5)

Authentic Mexican Salsa Verde

Tangy tomatillos pair perfectly with spicy jalapeños, savory garlic and fresh cilantro in this authentic Mexican recipe. This salsa is perfect for any party appetizer or try it over tacos, enchiladas or any meal that could use a little zip.

1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5(1)

Homemade Oat Milk

Nut allergy? No worries! Oat milk is officially “in.” While there are several oat milk products on the market, you won’t find one with just three ingredients, unlike this stellar homemade recipe. Plus, you’ll save money by making this creamy dairy-free drink at home.

2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5(2)

Red Beet Applesauce

Try this simple and sweet beet applesauce. Enjoy as a snack, drizzle on pancakes for breakfast, or use on desserts for a yummy treat. This sauce makes a great topping or filling for Halloween recipes.

4 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 54 votes, average: 4.75 out of 5(4)

Mexicrema Dressing

This easy-to-make vegan Mexican crema sauce has a punch of salty and tangy flavors and is much more fun than plain sour cream. It can be used on a variety of dishes ranging from soups to salads to tacos.

4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 54 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5(4)

Chili Con Queso and Salsa

This rich and creamy nondairy “cheese” dip is so over-the-moon good you’ll be making it again and again. The bold flavors pair beautifully with salsa. Together they can be served with a side of raw veggies or baked, oil-free tortilla chips for a healthful, crowd-pleasing snack.

1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5(1)

3-Ingredient Nut Milk

Nothing beats a warm cup of plant-based milk in the morning! I use my 3-ingredient nut milk recipe as a base for anything from oatmeal to a turmeric latte.

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Hoisin Sauce

Hoisin is an Asian barbecue sauce that is used to flavor and season many Asian dishes. I like to make my own since it’s cheaper and the ingredients are simple to find. This condiment is very salty and sweet, so a little can really go far; most recipes call for only a small amount of hoisin sauce to enhance the dish.

3 votes, average: 4.67 out of 53 votes, average: 4.67 out of 53 votes, average: 4.67 out of 53 votes, average: 4.67 out of 53 votes, average: 4.67 out of 5(3)

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