Maximize your protein intake with some delicious recipes from Cabot that pack a powerful protein punch. Protein is crucial to building and maintaining muscle strength and packing your meals nutrient rich foods helps you maintain energy, digestive health, total body strength, and can help prevent or delay diseases such as heart disease. But eating healthy can be easy and enjoyable, so we want to share some of our favorites which will soon be some of your favorites:
You’re going to love these amazing Fish Tacos!
Fold up a few of these easy fish tacos, with an irresistible Mandarin-Avocado Salsa. Each serving provides you with 26 grams of protein, not to mention almost 6 grams of fiber. Topped with lime and cumin-spiced yogurt, these tacos will be hard to beat.In training? Just want to feel full after a meal? Try these #protein-packed recipes from @cabotcheese: http://ow.ly/Oo1UZ Click To Tweet
If fish isn’t your thing or you’re cooking for a large family, then give these Pulled Pork Tacos a try. You’ll need to plan ahead for this dinner, but the overnight marinating and slow, all-day cooking will reward you with fall-off-the-bone deliciousness! These tacos pack a whopping 84 grams of protein per serving and are topped with our classic Extra Sharp Cheddar.
Chili doesn’t have to be reserved for cold winter nights! This amazing and colorful Chicken and Vegetable Garden Chili is just the thing for summer time. Here’s a great recipe to make use of all those green beans growing in your garden. Plus you’ll get a healthy dose of protein from lean chicken breast (vegetarians can swap the chicken with an additional can of beans), so you can feel good about topping this chili with a dollop of Greek-style Yogurt and Extra Sharp Cheddar.
If you’re looking for a new dish that your family will absolutely love, or an exciting twist to an already beloved dish, you can’t go wrong with this Beef Stroganoff recipe! Our Greek-style Yogurt adds a healthier creaminess while bringing an additional dose of protein – 42 grams per serving.
Busy mornings? Take your protein to go with this delicious and satisfying Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie. Super easy to whip up a batch before heading out the door – and the whole family will love it.
For a tasty side dish, try this protein-packed Crustless Spinach Quiche and serve it with your favorite choice of meat or fish. This recipe is simple to prepare, and easy to make your own – just throw in any additional veggies you have on hand or even some fresh garden herbs and you’ve got a quick side dish to complete your healthy meal.
And last, but not least, this Beer Marinated Pork Tenderloin will undoubtedly become a regular go-to recipe. Served with a Charred Corn-Cheddar Relish, and 27 grams of protein, this dish is surprisingly simple to make, yet offers a sophisticated combination of flavors. Yum!
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