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With the rise of the paleo diet, gluten-free lifestyles, and overall going low-carb, the eruption of cauliflower rice has been huge on Pinterest and food blogs. This alternative to rice is great since it allows you to get in more vegetables and is also lower in carbohydrates and calories than rice. If looking for a creative way to health-ify your favorite rice based meals, check out this vegetable alternative. You will fall in love with cauliflower!
Coconut Ginger Cauliflower Rice
This recipe from Chrissa of Physical Kitchness has created this delicious rice alternative, perfect to compliment any Asian inspired meal! Her recipe comes together quickly and makes a large batch, meaning leftovers! If looking for the perfect compliment to your healthy curry or stir-fry, try this recipe!
Creamy Cauliflower Risotto with Mushrooms and Truffle Oil
Debbie and Julie, the dynamic duo behind the blog Cooks with Cocktails have created this amazing gluten-free risotto recipe! Filled with cheese, cannelloni beans, tender mushrooms, garlic, and finished with white truffle oil, each bit of this dish will feel decadent, but without the guilt! If looking for a healthy comfort food recipe, try this out!
Healthy Cauliflower Fried Rice
Fried rice is always a great go-to when ordering Chinese food, but sometimes the after-feeling isn’t so great. Kelly from Eat Yourself Skinny has created a healthy alternative recipe that will still have you feeling good after enjoying this dish! Filled with peas, carrots, and eggs, this is a great vegetarian recipes that all will enjoy on a Meatless Monday.
Mexican Cauliflower Rice
If Mexican food is your jam, then this is the recipe for you! Instead of loading up on carb-heavy rice-filled Mexican dishes, this cauliflower recipe is a great alternative. Sharon from The Honour System loads this recipe up with pepper, garlic, cilantro, salsa, and avocado. Yum!