As we look back on a year of bringing plant-fueled goodness to your plate, with new pasta shapes like Lasagna and Cavatappi, and snacks like Cracker Crisps, it's only fitting that we celebrate with a roundup of the top 5 recipes that have delighted the taste buds of our community, again and again. From a quick and easy mac & cheese to innovative pasta bakes, our culinary creations have you all cooking up a storm! Let's tuck in and discover why these recipes have stood out in 2023.
One-Bowl Mac & Cheese
The classic mac and cheese takes a modern and convenient twist in the ZENB One-Bowl Mac & Cheese recipe. This dish combines the timeless comfort of the dish while reflecting our commitment to wholesome ingredients. The secret? Our quick-cooking Pasta Agile made from 100% whole yellow peas, adding a nutritious boost without compromising on flavor. With a simple, one-bowl preparation, this recipe has become a go-to for busy individuals craving a satisfying and nourishing meal.
Transport yourself to the streets of Rome with our ZENB Spaghetti Carbonara recipe. This Italian classic dish gets a plant-fueled makeover by using nutrient-rich ZENB Spaghetti, made from 100% whole yellow peas, creating a dish that is as delightful to the palate as it is to the body. This creamy dish is a delicious way for those seeking a taste of Italy without compromising on their commitment to wholesome ingredients.
ZENB Rotini Lasagna Bake
ZENB's Rotini Lasagna Bake takes the beloved flavors of lasagna and transforms them into a convenient and mouthwatering pasta bake. The spiral shape of ZENB Rotini ensures that every bite is a perfect blend of pasta, sauce, and cheesy goodness. This recipe has gained popularity for its simplicity, making it an ideal choice for family dinners and gatherings where deliciousness and nutrition go hand in hand.
Apple Cider and Pancetta Mac & Cheese
We’ve cracked the code on a mac and cheese that can be both comforting and sophisticated with our Apple Cider and Pancetta Mac & Cheese recipe. The sweet and savory combination of apple cider and pancetta elevates this dish to a new level of culinary delight. Made using ZENB Elbows ensures that every bite is a symphony of flavors with the nostalgic al dente texture you expect. This recipe a standout choice for those looking to impress their taste buds.
ZENB Penne Pasta Bake with Greens and Basil
For those seeking a wholesome and veggie-packed dish, the ZENB Penne Pasta Bake with Greens and Basil is the perfect choice. This recipe celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of fresh greens and basil, combined with the protein-packed goodness of ZENB Penne. The result is a satisfying and nutritious pasta bake that has become a favorite among those embracing a plant-forward lifestyle.
Thank you for being a part of our community in 2023, and we wish you health, happiness, and bon appetit in 2024! For even more culinary inspiration, explore the ZENB recipe collection for over 150 plant-fueled, crowd-pleasing dishes to try. For more hosting tips, kitchen hacks, and cooking advice, check out the ZENB Blog, and follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest.