What to Prepare dinner This April


Learn what's in season this month at cookieandkate.com!

Thanks, thanks, thanks on your type phrases and nicely needs after sharing the information about Cookie’s passing. Canine by no means stay lengthy sufficient and I at all times dreaded the day this could come. It’s surreal and so unhappy to be on the opposite aspect.  I’m studying and re-reading your sentiments with a field of tissues and they’re bringing me peace.

I by no means considered it this manner earlier than, however one beautiful strategy to bear in mind Cookie can be to prepare dinner the recipes that I created along with her by my aspect. There are such a lot of! I’ve just a few new ones able to share with you as soon as I can assume once more. I’m hugging our daughter shut and tackling some spring cleansing tasks for a distraction. I’ll be again quickly to share extra Cookie tales and pictures—she was actually one thing.

In case you are right here for recipes, I’ve many to share with you. April brings extra seasonal produce to the desk, together with asparagus, beets and peas. You’ll discover the total record beneath, and even extra spring recipes right here.


This vegetable stir-fry recipe comes together in no time! To turn this side dish into a complete meal, serve it with brown rice and your choice of protein.

Spring Veggie Stir-Fry

Simply gluten free and vegan

“Love this stir-fry! I’ve made it a number of instances now, all with totally different greens, and it has turned out nice each time. So scrumptious and filled with taste. Thanks!” – Kiara

Extra asparagus recipes »


veggie breakfast sandwich recipe

Veggie Breakfast Sandwich

Probably gluten free

“OMG these are so unbelievably scrumptious! I like the freshness and chunk of the onion and arugula. This egg cooking methodology is a complete recreation changer. This sandwich will certainly be added to my breakfast rotation! Thanks, Kate! And Cookie is such a cutie” – Nicole

Extra avocado recipes »


Raw Beet Salad with Carrot, Quinoa & Spinach in bowls

Colourful Beet Salad with Carrot, Quinoa & Spinach

Gluten free and vegan

“This could possibly be THE greatest salad I’ve ever made. I’ve a vegan pal who I’m at all times looking for fascinating recipes for and he or she additionally cherished it. I made it precisely as per your recipe aside from including a combination of toasted almond flakes and pumpkins seeds.” – Heather

Extra beet recipes »


roasted broccoli recipe

Excellent Roasted Broccoli

Gluten free and vegan

This recipe is model new, so please let me know the way your broccoli seems!

Extra broccoli recipes »

Brussels Sprouts

Quick Brussels sprouts and coconut rice recipe with a spicy, Thai-flavored soy sauce! cookieandkate.com

Coconut Rice with Brussels Sprouts from The Love and Lemons Cookbook

Gluten free and vegan

“Made this for dinner final night time and it was great! I can hardly anticipate my Love and Lemons cookbook to reach tomorrow. Thanks once more” – Luann

Extra Brussels sprout recipes »


healthy slaw recipe

Easy Seedy Slaw

Gluten free and vegan

“Tremendous simple to make and scrumptious, in addition! I forgot to choose up carrots so mine was cabbage solely. Didn’t matter, my style buds have been past happy.” – Sondra

Extra cabbage recipes »


best cauliflower soup recipe

Creamy Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Gluten free and simply vegan

“Simply completed making (and consuming) this and it was completely pleasant! Subsequent time I’ll make a double batch as a result of though I used to be making this for lunch this week, already half of it has disappeared! Thanks for the recipe!” – Cheryl

Extra cauliflower recipes »

Citrus fruits

naturally sweetened lemon curd recipe

Honey Lemon Curd

Gluten free

“It turned out simply good! Thanks for this glorious recipe!” – Yelena

Extra lemon recipes » (additionally grapefruit, orange, lime and clementine)


arugula wild rice salad recipe

Arugula, Dried Cherry and Wild Rice Salad with a Zippy Lemon Dressing

Gluten free and simply vegan

“We completely LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this salad. Our crowd features a 4 and 6 yr outdated. Your recipes are all scrumptious and we’ve vastly loved so lots of them.” – Leigh

Extra arugula recipes » (additionally spinach)


Gluten free quiche recipe

Arugula and Cremini Quiche with Gluten-Free Almond Meal Crust

Gluten free

“You simply gained my meat-eating pals over with this quiche! They’re going to be operating over to C+Ok now for recipes! Thanks once more for an additional hit! It’s really easy to be a “chef” with these fail proof recipes!” – Deepthi

Extra mushroom recipes »


Lemony Kale Pasta in a bowl

Lemony Inexperienced Pasta with Peas & Ricotta

Simply gluten free and vegan

“Liked this pasta and my children thought it was GREAT! It was our St. Patrick’s Day dinner. 🙂 They normally don’t ‘inexperienced’ however after a well mannered chunk they have been wowed by the lemon.” – Malinda

Extra pea recipes »


Lemony lentil and chickpea salad with radish and herbs

Lemony Lentil and Chickpea Salad with Radish and Herbs

Gluten free and simply vegan

“This. This was what I wished tonight. Thanks for an incredible dinner!” – Debra

Extra radish recipes »

Candy Potatoes

Mediterranean sweet potato farro salad recipe with kale, fresh mint and hazelnuts - cookieandkate.com

Mediterranean Roasted Candy Potato & Farro Salad

Simply vegan

“I made this for supper tonight, and I adore it! There may not be leftovers for tomorrow’s lunch. My grocery retailer didn’t have sumac, however I’ll need to get some for subsequent time, as a result of I’m positively making it once more!” – Emilie

Extra candy potato recipes »

Don’t overlook to tag your recipe pictures #cookieandkate so we are able to all see them! In case you’re in search of an ingredient that didn’t make the record, verify my new ingredient index for related recipes.

Extra sources you would possibly recognize: 23 make-ahead breakfast recipes, 45 recipes that pack nicely for lunch and 20 easy weeknight dinners. You may store my important kitchen tools right here. Don’t overlook to observe us on Pinterest for a gradual stream of recipe inspiration!


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