Featured Recipes

These recipes are excerpts from the EatFresh.org website. We would like to thank EatFresh.org for granting us permission to share these recipes with you. Eatfresh.org is a project of Leah’s Pantry and the Human Services Agency of the City and County of San Francisco. Leah’s Pantry manages the development and maintenance of EatFresh.org tools, and provides partner support for implementation of the tools throughout California.

 

 

Watch their quick demo video for feature highlights on EatFresh.org

EatFresh.org is a a mobile-friendly USDA-approved website that provides inspiration and tools for the CalFresh population and the organizations that serve them. It features easy, low-cost recipes; grouped recipe “meal plans” to reduce food waste; health tips; food discovery information; and Ask a Dietitian. The website is available in English, Spanish, and Chinese.

The goals of EatFresh.org are:

  • To encourage cooking at home with fresh foods and minimally processed non-perishables.
  • To show users that healthy change happens even though barriers exist.
  • To better understand the link between lifestyle/diet choices with the prevention of chronic disease.

EatFresh.org also includes the EatFresh.org Mini Course, which is a free nutrition course that is delivered entirely online. It includes 15 nutrition and healthy living topics that have been designed for low-literacy audiences with beginner computer skills. The course is available in English and Spanish.

Recipes

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Breakfast
Desserts
Main Dish
Salads
Side Dish
Moroccan Carrot Salad
This sweet salad is packed with vitamin A, which keep your eyes healthy.
Tuna Boats
Using cucumbers instead of bread or crackers makes this meal refreshing and a great choice for warmer months.
Vegetable Salad with Tangy Avocado Dressing
This recipe uses avocado to make a creamy, healthy dressing that tastes great.
Vegetable and Tofu Stir-Fry
This stir-fry is colorful, flavorful and loaded with nutrients. Tofu is a great alternative protein that is a great source of calcium and vitamin E.
Apple Crisp
This dessert that will warm you up and make your house smell delicious!
Frittata
Make this on a Sunday so you can heat up leftovers for an easy breakfast throughout the week.
Dirty Rice and Blackeye Peas
Cajun inspired rice and sausage cassarole