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Recipes and Cookbooks


The VA Healthy Teaching Kitchen Program has put together a collection of healthy recipes that can be dowloaded and printed.  The recipes are organized by category:

 Main Dishes Side Dishes Beverages Breakfast Desserts  Dressings Sauces Seasonings  Parties Holidays Snacks


Full cookbooks available to download 

Healthy Cooking at Home Cookbook One-Pot Meals Cookbook
A collection of breakfast, lunch, dinner, side dish, snacks, and dessert recipes A collection of simple main dish recipes prepared in one pot    

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Cooking Around the World Cookbook Garden to Table Cookbook
A collection of recipes inspired by cultures and cuisines from around the world. A collection of recipes with a focus on using fresh produce from the store, garden, or local farm

Weekly Meal Planner
A one week sample menu with recipes and grocery shopping list.

Cooking With Ease (PDF)
A cookbook created for Veteran’s without a home or with limited cooking skills and abilities.  This cookbook includes microwave recipes, slow cooker recipes, and recipes that require no cooking at all.   


Visit the Healthy Teaching Kitchen YouTube Channel to watch video recipes