Eat to beat global warming with these delicious climate-friendly recipes.
Want your diet to have a lower carbon footprint? Here’s a days worth of recipe ideas featuring low-carbon ingredients to
inspire you. (We used the low-carbon diet calculator at www.eatlowcarbon.org as a guide. Check out their FAQ’s for great tips
on eating a low-carbon diet.)
Try Buttermilk-Oatmeal Pancakes
buttermilk pancakes are a low-carbon breakfast, and this recipe provides nearly a quarter of your daily calcium needs. Keep
this meal low carbon by skipping the maple syrup.
Pair Multi-Bean Chili
with a Basic Green Salad with Vinaigrette
. Use beans
from a store that sells them in bulk to keep from having to buy canned beans and using fresh, seasonal local vegetables, when
Make a meal out of Oven Fried Chicken
, Mashed Potatoes
and steamed seasonal vegetables.
Snack on Roasted Garlic Hummus
and raw seasonal