6 Healthy and Naturally Green Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

Hi friends! In case you’re in need of some festive foods for the weekend, here are 6 Healthy and Naturally Green Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day. These easy recipes are clean eating and colored with natural foods, like spinach and matcha. Who needs food coloring when there are so many great options from Mother Earth? Okay, that was a little hippie, but…also true!

Here are 6 easy and healthy green food ideas for St. Patricks's Day! These recipes are naturally green - no artificial food colors here! From smoothies to muffins to dinner recipes. Perfect for potlucks and parties! #recipe #healthy #healthyrecipes #cleaneating #vegan #vegetarian

As you guys know, I’m a big fan of eating as clean and close to the source as possible. That means avoiding artificial anything whenever possible, including fake food colors.

These 6 Healthy Green Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day are all naturally green with plant-based food colors that are also good for you! Take that, artificial food color products! Hiyah!

Green Breakfast Food Ideas

Matcha Green Smoothie

Give your green smoothie an extra energy boost with some matcha! This easy smoothie recipe adds antioxidants and other healthy benefits with clean eating ingredients. Great for breakfast or a snack. #recipe #healthy #healthyrecipes #cleaneating #breakfast #smoothies #vegan #veganrecipes

Two green powers collide in this matcha version of a green smoothie! You’ll enjoy a burst of energy from the nutritious smoothie ingredients, plus the caffeine from the matcha.

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Papaya Power Green Smoothie

Boost your day with this delicious Papaya Power Green Smoothie recipe. This clean eating treat is an easy breakfast recipe you can also enjoy as a pick-me-up snack. #recipe #healthy #healthyrecipes #cleaneating #breakfast #smoothies #vegan #veganrecipes

This smoothie packs a powerful punch with nutrient-dense ingredients. A lighter yellow-ish-green than some of the other recipes, in case you need some green food color variations for your St. Patrick’s Day party.

Click here for the Papaya Power Green Smoothie recipe

Green Side Dish / Vegetable Food Ideas

Easy Sesame Green Peas

Sesame Ginger Snow Peas Recipe

Need a quick and easy recipe? These snow peas are ready in 5 minutes or less with just a few simple ingredients!

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Asian Collards

Easy Asian Collards could make a nice green side dish / vegetable for St. Patrick's Day for food ideas #healthyrecipe #cleaneating

For a meatless collard greens recipe, try this twist with a rich umani flavor sans pork.

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Green Dinner Food Idea

Green Curry Tempeh Bowls

This delicious vegan dinner recipe is ready in 20 minutes! This Green Curry Tempeh bowl is a clean eating recipe that makes a great dinner with leftovers for lunch for work or school #recipe #healthy #healthyrecipes #healthyfood #cleaneating #dinner #dinnerrecipes #vegan #vegetarian #mealprep

Although green curry isn’t a vibrant green, it is still green. Add a side of steamed broccoli and top with fresh parsley to amp up the green colors for St. Patrick’s Day. This recipe is vegan and vegetarian.

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Green Dessert Food Idea

Green Monster Muffins

Like Green Smoothies? You'll love these easy Green Monster Muffins! This easy clean eating breakfast recipe sneaks vegetables into a delicious, sweet muffin that is naturally green thanks to hidden spinach. Fun for St. Patricks's Day or other holidays. #recipe #healthy #healthyrecipes #cleaneating #vegan #vegetarian #breakfast #breakfastfood

These muffins are a play on the popular green smoothie recipe! Made naturally green with spinach, this unusual combo is surprisingly good!

And while they’re not a “dessert”, I actually often eat muffins for dessert. So enjoy as is or swipe on some vanilla frosting and top with green sprinkles if you want to be extra festive and sweet.

Click here for the Green Monster Muffins recipe

More Clean Eating Recipes

12 Healthy Summer Recipes Roundup

Healthy Salted Caramel Smoothie (No refined sugar!)

And for another green recipe – Sautéed Kale & Shallots


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