Steaming Recipes

Keep your vegetables tasting fresh-picked and your seafood tender with these healthy steaming recipes.

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      Broccoli Fritters

      These cute cakes offer a fun and kid-friendly way to use up broccoli. They're tasty as a side dish paired...


      Sicilian Steamed Leeks

      I love the challenge of developing recipes for my garden leeks, a delicious underused vegetable. This Italian-flavored dish is a...


      Herby Pea Salad

      We love spring vegetables. One Mother's Day I came up with this flavorful green salad that everyone enjoyed. You could...


      Sweet Raisin Tamales

      I recreated this dessert tamale based on one Grandma made just for us kids.—Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack, Highlands Ranch, Colorado


      Peach Cream Puffs

      On a sizzling day, we crave something light, airy and cool. Nothing says summer like cream puffs stuffed with peaches...


      Cauliflower with White Cheddar Sauce

      My mother served this cheesy cauliflower on Thanksgiving and Christmas for as long as I can remember. I've embellished the...


      Sweet Peas Parma for 2

      “This is a simple side with delicious Italian flavors.” Peas get dressed up for dinner with just a few easy...


      Orange Roughy with Tartar Sauce

      You’ll never buy tartar sauce again once you’ve tasted Michelle’s super-easy recipe! Wrapped in a foil packet, her fish comes...

      Balsamic Orange Salmon

      Preparing fish is not very difficult to fix and should not be only reserved for guests. This salmon recipe is...


      Low Country Grill

      Grilling is one of my family's favorite ways of cooking. This recipe contains many different ingredients but they come together...


      Creamy Cauliflower and Bacon Soup

      “This is such a rich dish, you don’t need to serve a lot with it. For a simple garnish instead...


      Salmon Grilled in Foil

      Steamed in its own juices, this salmon is incredibly tender. Curry adds a punch of flavor that's perfectly balanced by...


      Orange & Mint Snap Peas

      This classic steaming method produces vibrant, crisp-tender vegetables. The sweet taste of snap peas is accented with orange, sugar and...


      Asparagus and Sun-Dried Tomatoes

      Crisp-tender asparagus is drizzled with lemon butter sauce and sprinkled with flavorful sun-dried tomatoes in this effortless, time-saving recipe.


      Eve Pudding

      Mom served this as our traditional Christmas Day dessert. My kids are puzzled as to why we don't eat this...


      Herbed Salmon Packets

      “This is a fast and easy way to prepare healthy fish”, says Lois Kinneberg of Phoenix, Arizona. “You can experiment...

      Steamed Brown Bread

      New Englanders cherish old recipes, which have been passed down to them from generation to generation. For fun we dug...


      Pan-Seared Chili Salmon

      I adapted this recipe from a restaurant dish we had years ago and it remains a regular in our meal...


      Celebration Green Beans

      “My husband loves green beans, and really likes this recipe. It's a nice change from a regular green bean casserole!”


      Holiday Creamed Spinach

      My mother made a variety of spinach dishes when I was growing up. This rich, delicious creamed version is the...


      Grilled Lamb Chops with Wine Sauce

      Karen Gorman of Gunnison, Colorado proves you don’t need fancy ingredients to create an elegant entree. The rich sauce and...

      Savory Brussels Sprouts

      “This is a family favorite that's fast and easy!” Brussels sprouts are treated to a creamy, guilt-free sauce in this...


      Italian Cabbage Casserole

      "If your gang likes stuffed cabbage, they'll love this filling, beefy recipe. And you'll love that it has all the...


      Swiss Angel Hair ‘n’ Asparagus

      I found this recipe in an old community cookbook that I paid 50 cents for at a garage sale! My...


      Gnocchi with Thyme Butter

      If you've never attempted homemade gnocchi, this recipe is the one to try. The gnocchi are tender with a delicate...


      Asparagus with Blue Cheese

      This simple, elegant side would be ideal for a special dinner. Blue cheese adds a tangy richness to healthy steamed...


      Roasted Beet Salad

      A subtle citrus dressing beautifully coats tender beets in a lovely warm salad. Goat cheese adds a bit of tang...