Grains recipes with 400 or fewer calories

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Black Bean and Tomato Quinoa

Black Bean and Tomato Quinoa

This is a delicious quinoa recipe that we served with our garlic lime grilled pork chops. This is flavorful enough that you'll want to serve it…

Nancy Miyasaki
Sep 2011
Intermediate
5 votes
1492 views
Bulgur Pilaf

Bulgur Pilaf

Faster and easier to cook than rice, bulgur is a grain to consider for making pilaf. High in fiber and low in fat makes this side dish a healthful…

Salad Foodie
Jun 2012
Professional
1 vote
1598 views
Baked Polenta with Parmesan & Chives

Baked Polenta with Parmesan & Chives

Delicious baked side dish

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Mar 2016
Intermediate
1 vote
397 views
Tabbouleh Salad

Tabbouleh Salad

A refreshing, low calorie, garlicky, tasty bulgur salad.

Micheline
Apr 2011
Intermediate
2 votes
1284 views
Cheddar~Jalapeno Skillet Corn Bread

Cheddar~Jalapeno Skillet Corn Bread

Savory at its best, serve with any Mexican Fare.

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Apr 2016
Intermediate
1 vote
173 views
Garlic Rice

Garlic Rice

This is a very simple side dish that goes really well with any sort of grilled fish or meat. My wife is asian american and we eat rice 4-5 nights a…

John Spottiswood
Apr 2008
Advanced
4 votes
6974 views
Cranberry Couscous

Cranberry Couscous

love couscous and thought this recipe would be so tasty, and a new and different side dish for my Thanksgiving meal. The tangy sweetness of the…

Carolinaheartstrings
Nov 2011
Intermediate
2 votes
570 views
Polenta Squares w/Sherry Mushroom Sauce

Polenta Squares w/Sherry Mushroom Sauce

Although I always ate Polenta growing up, I have just recently been making it for my family. I am really…

Dana Salvo
Mar 2011
Advanced
1 vote
1831 views
Turkey Pilaf

Turkey Pilaf

Brett Ede
Jul 2010
Professional
1 vote
628 views
Quinoa with Garlic,Peas & Carrots

Quinoa with Garlic,Peas & Carrots

One of the great grains for the body, Quinoa! A single cup of cooked quinoa has 8 grams of protein, which is…

Teri A
Oct 2012
Intermediate
1 vote
1732 views
Quick polenta

Quick polenta

william ruiz
May 2012
Intermediate
1 vote
582 views
Quinoa with Fresh Corn and Mint

Quinoa with Fresh Corn and Mint

This is a great quinoa dish to serve alongside fish or chicken. I have grown to love quinoa, and it is perfect for this dish. But this would also…

John Spottiswood
Sep 2011
Advanced
2 votes
773 views
Quinoa Pizza Casserole

Quinoa Pizza Casserole

I do not know who came up with this--I got it from and instructor at my health club who got it from a friend. Anyway, it's really good. My husband…

Debra Parsons
Apr 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
692 views
Pineapple Rice with Green Soybeans

Pineapple Rice with Green Soybeans

This colorful rice side or vegetarian entrée is a healthy and novel departure from same-old, same-old steamed…

Salad Foodie
Dec 2013
Professional
1 vote
2106 views
Garlic Parmesan Quinoa

Garlic Parmesan Quinoa

I found this recipe online at www.thegraciouspantry.com, they have great clean eating recipes. For me there is only two of us so I actually halved…

Sue Britting
Apr 2014
Intermediate
1 vote
873 views