POPSUGAR Celebrity

Channel Popeye With These Spinach Recipes

Sep 25 2013 - 4:25am

While Popeye may have preferred the canned stuff, we're all about fresh spinach recipes. The leafy green vegetable is actually more versatile than you'd think. Ever put spinach in your tacos? Probably not — until now. Ahead, check out some of our favorite and oh-so-savory green dishes.

Chicken and Vegetable Tacos

Spice up taco night with supereasy chicken tacos [1] that feature a variety of greens. Think chard, arugula, and — you guessed it — spinach.

Green Eggs and Ham

Call it green eggs and ham [2] or a spinach, egg, and bacon casserole; either way, it's so good you'll want to stock up on the recipe's ingredients.

Spinach Pesto

We're dreaming of all the ways we can use this creamy spinach pesto [3]. With pasta, on pizza, as a spread for sandwiches — the possibilities are endless.

Spinach Salad

No spinach roundup would be complete without a spinach salad [4]. This bed of greens features yummy roasted red peppers, garbanzo beans, and sautéed eggplant, but the kick comes from the tasty vinaigrette.

Stuffed Mushrooms

Take spinach dip to a whole new level when it stars in this stuffed mushrooms recipe [5]. Consider it the perfect bite-size appetizer for any party.

Easy Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Gooey, cheesy spinach and artichoke dip [6] is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser. Even better, it comes together in a mere five minutes.

Bacon and Spinach Quiche

You can't go wrong with the classic flavors of bacon, spinach, and cheese [7] in a single-serving quiche.

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