Repurposed Beef Brisket Zucchini with Chimichurri Nachos

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Easiest freezer meal ever!! I froze my beef brisket tacos in one container and zucchini chimichurri in separate containers (recipe listed in my blog). Then when I needed a meal I took them out!

Repurposed Beef Brisket Zucchini with Chimichurri Nachos:
Beef brisket tacos
Zucchini chimichurri
Fat free plain Greek yogurt
Sriracha
Organic blue corn tortilla chips
Pineapple salsa
Mixed Mexican cheese
Sharp cheddar cheese

I used my toaster oven pan. You could use a oven pan. Warm up brisket in microwave. Preheat broiler on high. Line pan with tortilla chips. Top with sriracha and pineapple salsa. Once brisket is warm, use a fork and sprinkle on top of Nachos. Lightly sprinkle the cheeses on top. Put in broiler to heat up.

In a bowl put a few spoonfuls of yogurt. Drop in your leftover zucchini chimichurri (it gets juicy from being frozen). And mix together. Once the cheese is melted, take out and top with chimichurri yogurt mixture. Enjoy!

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Turkey Meatballs

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TURKEY MEATBALLS:

1 pound ground lean turkey
2 tablespoons minced garlic
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
4 tablespoons chopped red onion
1 teaspoon paprika
1 teaspoon oregano
1 teaspoon basil

Preheat oven to 350. In a bowl, combined all ingredient (mix well, the ground turkey seems to be sticky), roll into 1″ balls and put onto a greased cooking sheet. Bake for 18 minutes.

Serve with spaghetti sauce (I normally make my but, this time I didn’t). When I was heating up the sauce, I added a little garlic olive oil (recipe below). Top whole wheat noodles with sauce, meatballs (unless you’re like me and like to cut them on the side), fresh basil, and parmesan. Enjoy!

For a garlic bread recipe see below!

For the original recipe check out: http://slendergrapefruit.com/2013/05/23/clean-turkey-meatball-recipe/

Greek Chicken Lettuce Wrap

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GREEK CHICKEN LETTUCE WRAP:

3 lbs boneless skinless chicken breasts
2 tablespoons coconut oil
1 tablespoon + a teaspoon of oregano
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon onion powder
1 tablespoon garlic powder
2 teaspoons black pepper
2 teaspoons parsley
2 teaspoons paprika
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon thyme
1 lemon

Preheat oven to 350, mix all spices together, cut chicken into cubes, place chicken into a glass or ceramic olive oil coated dish.
Melt coconut oil, drizzle over chicken, squeeze lemon on top, sprinkle with seasoning mixture.
Bake for 30-50 minutes until chicken is cooked.

For the lettuce wraps, I just used a piece of romain lettuce, placed plain low-fat Greek yogurt on lettuce, topped with chicken, onions coated with olive oil, vinegar, and oregano, red pepper, tomatoes, and fat free feta.

For the original recipe check out: http://www.heandsheeatclean.com/2013/06/clean-eat-recipe-greek-chicken.html?m=1

Roasted Broccoli

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ROASTED BROCCOLI:

Broccoli
Garlic olive oil (see recipe below)
Extra virgin olive oil
Powdered lemon peel
Garlic powder
Chili powder
Onion powder
Salt
Pepper
Preheat oven to 425F (I used my toaster oven), wash and cut broccoli into pieces, place broccoli on baking sheet, cover in minimal olive oil (I used a little bit of each), cover with seasonings. Cook for 20 minutes (the recipe said 20-25, mine were done in 20). Enjoy!

For the original recipe check out: http://pinterest.com/pin/268527196505946020/