Recipe Roundup: Summer Grilling | Balanced Bites Wholesome Foods

Balanced Bites Recipe Roundup: Summer Grilling

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Summer grilling never looked so good! Check out our recipe roundup of summer grilling recipes that are perfect for the indoor or outdoor grill. To be honest, aside from rainy days, it’s almost always grilling season here in San Francisco since it’s about 50-70 degrees outside here year-round. Lately, I prep steak and pork the same way almost every time! …

Italiano Salad | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Italiano Salad

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My husband, Scott, and I often have lunch dates at a local spot here in San Francisco where they serve a salad very similar to this Italiano Salad, and it’s always my favorite. I’ve re-created it here for you, but if you’re ever in town, stop by the Blue Barn to try the inspiration for this one! Featuring Balanced Bites …

Chicken Salad Collard Wraps | Keto Quick Start | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Chicken Salad Collard Wraps

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These Chicken Salad Collard Wraps are an easy and fun way to enjoy a protein-packed lunch. When grain-based wraps are out of the picture, collard greens are the perfect way to wrap up chicken (or tuna) salad for an easy paleo lunch idea. But the chicken salad is the real star in these Chicken Salad Collard Wraps—it’s delicious freshly made …

The Best Roast Chicken from Keto Quick Start | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

The Best Roast Chicken

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I think we could all benefit from a little comfort right now, and I can’t think of anything more comforting than a homemade roast chicken. In this recipe for the best roast chicken, I like to use SAVORY, GREEK, or TEX MEX spice blends, but really any of my Balanced Bites Spices will work here.   View this post on …

Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs

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Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs Greek flavors are some of my absolute favorites! These Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs feature lemon, oregano, and a rich-tasting extra- virgin olive oil that magically blend together, and take me back to our trip to Greece to see where the olives for Kasandrinos brand oil are grown. I’ve added some turmeric to what would otherwise be a more …

Instant Pot BBQ Chicken | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Instant Pot BBQ Chicken

Diane Sanfilippo BB Spices, Poultry, Recipes, Sauces & Dips, Slow Cooker 7 Comments

Instant Pot BBQ Chicken If you don’t want to use store-bought BBQ sauce (often loaded with gums or other additives!) or you don’t have on-hand, this Instant Pot BBQ Chicken recipe is for you! Make this using pantry items or items you have on hand if you’ve got my Balanced Bites COFFEE BBQ blend.  

Fresh Spring Rolls with Peanut Dipping Sauce | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Fresh Spring Rolls with Peanut Sauce

Diane Sanfilippo KETO, Poultry, Recipes, Sauces & Dips 4 Comments

Fresh Spring Rolls with Peanut Sauce Recipe I.LOVE.THESE.SPRING.ROLLS! Pictured are fresh spring rolls made with shredded chicken for extra protein but you can leave them veggie-only as a side, use shrimp/prawns, or whatever you enjoy. I also don’t use the noodles inside as the rice paper is carby enough for me, but you could… and, my filling method is a …