Healthy Spring Recipe Ideas for Your RV

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Sometimes it can seem difficult to eat healthy in your RV with very little cooking space and limited room in the refrigerator, but these tasty and simple springtime recipes will prove that healthy living is more than possible on the road.

Exotic Springtime Salad

What You'll Need:

  • 1 can baby corn, drained (15 ounce)
  • 1 can sliced mushrooms, drained (6 ounce)
  • 1 can black olives, drained (6 ounce)
  • 1 can artichoke hearts, drained (6 ounce)
  • 1 can hearts of palm, drained and sliced (14.25 ounce)
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1 clove minced garlic
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 2 fresh parsley sprigs, chopped
  • 4 leaves fresh basil, chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste

Cooking Instructions:

  1. Mix the olives, mushrooms, artichoke hearts, baby corn and hearts of palm together in a large bowl.
  2. In a separate bowl, combine the lemon juice, olive oil, garlic, parsley, basil, salt and pepper to create a dressing.
  3. Pour the dressing over the vegetables and serve as an appetizer, side dish or even main course.

Linguine with Clam Sauce

What You'll Need:

  • 1 package linguine (16 ounce)
  • 3 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 cans chopped clams with juice (16-ounce cans)
  • 1 pound fresh mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/2 cup fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground white pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese

Cooking Instructions:

  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil.
  2. Once boiling, add the pasta and cook it for roughly eight minutes, then drain the pasta.
  3. Combine the butter and olive oil in a large skillet on medium heat.
  4. Saute the mushrooms and garlic, then stir in the clams (with juice), salt, white pepper and parsley.
  5. Mix the al dente noodles in with the sauce and continue cooking until the sauce is hot.
  6. Garnish each serving with parmesan cheese and enjoy.

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