Spinach might be an oldie compared to all those newcomers like kale and various salad types that are hard to pronounce. Nevertheless, this old-school leafy green is one of the tastiest and most versatile superfoods that can be appreciated by all: meat-lovers, vegetarians, vegans, and the lot. You can eat spinach raw in a salad, you can fry it just a little bit with olive oil and then add some sesame seeds, or you can mix it into a super powerful smoothie. The possibilities are endless, that’s why we’ve decided to collect 11 of the best spinach recipes there are.
1. Spinach-Artichoke Dip
We bet you’ve never thought of turning spinach into a yummy dip. That’s exactly why you should try it! This spinach-artichoke dip is incredibly healthy and tastes delish!
2. Cheat’s Gnudi
Made with cheese and not potato like the classical version of gnocchi, this cheat’s gnudi recipe will help you transform a whole bag of spinach into a fantastic Italian dish. Just try it!
3. Creamed Spinach Stuffed Salmon
Salmon is a food of gods, but once you stuff it with creamy spinach filling it becomes so much more! And Mozzarella simply makes everything taste better.
4. Spinach Shakshuka
This spicy spinach shakshuka is packed with nutrients and proteins, and will probably become your most favourite breakfast dish ever. It’s that good!
5. Saag Paneer
This Indian dish is both mouth-watering and remarkably easy to make. Made with ghee butter and spices like turmeric and chilli powder, saag paneer offers lots of subtle flavours and is packed with calcium we all need so much.
6. Spinach Artichoke Stuffed Peppers
Spinach is a perfect ingredient for all kinds of stuffings. It’s yummy, filling, and super healthy. Pair spinach with Mozzarella, Parmesan, and some cream cheese, put it all in a pepper, and bake! Okay, there a few more preparations to make it all taste heavenly, but you get the idea.
7. Buttered Spinach with Vinegar
Sometimes simple equals delicious, that’s why this side dish is the best choice for those of you who are looking for something quick and tasty with a twist. Vinegar does wonders to spinach, so you should give it a try.
8. Spinach & Blue Cheese Pizza
If you love pizza just as much as we do, you probably already know that it doesn’t have to be unhealthy. This guilt-free recipe with spinach and blue cheese uses a yeast-free base, which makes this pizza the best vegetarian pizza in the world. We mean it!
9. Spinach Artichoke Stuffed Pretzels
Yes, you guessed it right, spinach and artichokes go incredibly well together – it’s a real match made in heaven! That’s why they’re often paired for all kinds of recipes, including these delightful stuffed pretzels. They look yum!
10. Spinach & matcha pancakes
They’re green, they’re healthy, and they taste incredible! Most of the superfoods are green for a reason, and if you haven’t tried incorporating matcha into you recipes, just know that it tastes incredible. Paired with spinach? It’s a real flavour party!
11. Creamy Lemon Shrimp with Spinach
If you ever see ‘shrimp’ and ‘creamy’ in one sentence, then know that it is a good recipe because these ingredients were made for each other. What happens if you add spinach? The dish becomes twice as tasty!