Meal Prep: Get Through The Week With A Magic Green Sauce

It's going to be a delicious week.

Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good balance of nutrition and delicious fun.

The five recipes you should cook up Sunday, if you know what's good for you.
The five recipes you should cook up Sunday, if you know what's good for you.

Most weeks, we try to offer you a well-rounded selection of recipes that will give you the soup, salad, entree, breakfast and dessert you just might crave. This week however, we’re switching it up a bit.

For one, there is ice cream. (Well, it’s banana ice cream, but it is really, really good stuff.) Two, in lieu of a soup we offer you a versatile sauce recipe. This sauce is a little bit spicy, a little bit citrusy, and a whole lot addictive. Use it on top of everything ― like the lentil bites and roasted romanesco recipes below ― but also try it as a salad dressing or sandwich spread. It’ll transform everything you make into something you’re excited to eat.

Gluten-Free Slow Cooker Tropical Fruit Granola
Boulder Locavore
5-Minute Magic Green Sauce
Pinch of Yum
Get the 5-Minute Magic Green Sauce recipe from Pinch of Yum
Marinara-Smothered Lentil Bites
Naturally Ella
Get the Marinara-Smothered Lentil Bites recipe from Naturally Ella
Lemony Romanesco With Pine Nuts
Boulder Locavore
Get the Lemony Romanesco with Pine Nuts recipe from Boulder Locavore
Chocolate Banana 'Ice Cream'
Pinch of Yum
Get the Chocolate Banana 'Ice Cream' recipe from Pinch of Yum