Recipes

AIP Quick Coconut Ginger Chicken Soup

AIP Quick Coconut Ginger Chicken Soup

Category: Soup

Servings: 2

AIP Quick Coconut Ginger Chicken Soup

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cup canned reduced fat coconut milk
  • 4 cups bone broth, or chicken broth
  • 2 tbsp cilantro, thinly sliced
  • 2 tbsp fresh ginger, minced
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp coconut aminos
  • 2 tsp coconut oil
  • 1 lb chicken, cooked and cubed

Instructions

  1. Melt coconut oil in a large pot. Add ginger to oil and cook over medium heat for 2 minutes, or until ginger begins to brown. Add in cilantro and cook for an additional 1 minute.
  2. Slowly pour in coconut milk and chicken broth to the pot. Stir in salt, and coconut aminos and bring to a boil. Cook for 3 minutes then add in cooked chicken cubes. Let soup sit for 3 minutes then serve.
  3. Optional: top with green onion and cilantro.
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AIP Banana Bread Muffins

AIP Banana Bread Muffins

Category: Breakfast

AIP Banana Bread Muffins

Ingredients

  • 3 medium ripe bananas, smashed
  • ¼ cup coconut oil
  • ¼ cup full fat coconut milk
  • 3 tablespoons coconut butter
  • 2 gelatin eggs
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract (or vanilla bean powder)
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt
  • 6 tablespoons coconut flour

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Melt coconut oil and coconut butter in a small saucepan.
  3. Mix baking soda and sea salt together in a large bowl. Combine baking soda and sea salt with bananas, coconut milk, melted coconut oil and coconut butter, gelatin eggs, cinnamon, and vanilla into large bowl and mix well.
  4. Continue to stir batter and slowly pour in coconut flour until it is well combined.
  5. Line muffin pan with muffin tins. Pour mix into muffin tins and place in the oven.
  6. Bake for 28-32 minutes, or until they are firm to the touch.
  7. Remove from oven and allow to cool on a baking rack.
  8. Best when eaten warm. Store in the refrigerator.
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AIP Tuna Fish Salad

AIP Tuna Fish Salad

Category: Lunch

Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • 1 can Safe Catch tuna fish
  • 1 avocado
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 2 sprigs green onion
  • 1 celery stalk, thinly sliced
  • ½ lemon, juiced
  • ½ tsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 watermelon radish, thinly sliced
  • 2 heads romaine lettuce
  • Optional: 1 chopped date

Instructions

  1. In a medium size bowl, mash avocado.
  2. Next, mix in tuna fish, salt, onion, lemon, and apple cider vinegar. Stir in celery and green onion, and dates (optional).
  3. Wash and pat dry romaine lettuce. Chop into bite sized pieces and mix in watermelon radish.
  4. Top lettuce with tuna fish mix, add additional olive oil and lemon, to taste, and enjoy!
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AIP Maple Sausage Breakfast Stack

AIP Maple Sausage Breakfast Stack

Category: Breakfast

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground pork
  • 1 ½ Tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 ¼ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp sage
  • ¼ tsp thyme
  • 1 tsp ginger powder
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 6-8 pieces bacon
  • 8-12 large portobello mushroom caps
  • 2 avocados
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Place mushroom caps on a baking sheet and drizzle with olive oil and salt, to taste. Place mushrooms in oven for 20 minutes, flipping halfway through.
  3. Cook bacon in a large skillet over medium-high heat, flipping every 1-2 minutes, until crispy. Once crisp, remove bacon from pan and place on a plate lined with paper towels to drain excess grease. Set pan with bacon grease aside.
  4. In a small bowl, mix together all the seasonings with a fork, then set aside.
  5. In a large bowl, mix ground pork and maple syrup. Add in seasoning mixture and thoroughly combine with the pork.
  6. Using your hands, separate pork mix into 8 balls then, lightly, press them in between your hands to create 3-4 inch patties.
  7. Heat the pan with bacon grease. Once the pan is hot, cook patties in the grease, about 4 minutes on each side. Remove from pan, then set aside.
  8. To serve, place 1 mushroom cap on a plate and top with pork sausage, avocado, and bacon.
    Optional: Top with second mushroom cap to make them into a breakfast burger!
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AIP Moroccan Turkey Bowl

AIP Moroccan Turkey Bowl

Category: Main Dish

Ingredients

  • 1 lb turkey
  • 1 large cauliflower head, cut into pieces
  • 1/2 tsp granulated garlic (curry powder)
  • 1/2 tsp granulated onion (curry powder)
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric (curry powder) + 1 tsp for cauliflower
  • 1/2 tsp dried cilantro (curry powder)
  • 1/2 tsp dried basil (curry powder)
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon (curry powder)
  • 1/4 tsp powdered ginger (curry powder)
  • 1/8 tsp ground clove (curry powder)
  • 1 tsp salt (cauliflower)
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder (cauliflower)
  • 3 dates, thinly sliced
  • 2 cups kale, thinly sliced
  • 2 large sweet potatoes
  • 1 avocado
  • 2 Tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 Tbsp avocado oil

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Rinse and dry cauliflower, then place in a large bowl. Season with garlic powder, salt and 1 tsp turmeric. Place on a baking sheet covered with parchment paper, and bake for 40 minutes, flipping halfway through.
  3. Rinse and peel sweet potatoes. Using a spiralizer, spiralize sweet potatoes, then set aside.
  4. In a medium size bowl, combine granulated garlic, granulated onion, ½ tsp turmeric, cilantro, basil, cinnamon, ginger, and clove. Using your hands, mix in ground turkey until it is thoroughly combined.
  5. Heat 1 Tbsp coconut oil in a large pan on medium heat. Once the coconut oil is melted, add seasoned turkey meat to the pan and cook for 8-10 minutes, or until meat is completely cooked through. Mix in dates then set aside.
  6. Melt 1 Tbsp coconut oil in a large pan. Cook sweet potato noodles in the coconut oil for 3 minutes. Add in sliced kale to the sweet potato noodles and cook for an additional 3-4 minutes.
  7. Serve noodles in a bowl and top with cauliflower, turkey, and avocado.
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AIP Fish & Chips

AIP Fish & Chips

Category: Main Dish

Servings: 2-3

Ingredients

  • Avocado oil, for frying, about 4 cups
  • 1 rutabaga
  • 3 sprigs rosemary
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 1 pinch Sea Salt (fries)
  • 8-10 oz Cod
  • 3/4 cup Arrowroot flour (batter)
  • 1/2 cup Cassava flour, (batter)
  • 1 tsp baking soda + 1 tsp cream of tartar (batter)
  • 1 tsp garlic powder (batter)
  • 1 tsp onion powder (batter)
  • 2 tsp sea salt (batter)
  • 1/2 cup Sparkling Water (batter)
  • 1/2 cup water (batter)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.
  2. Peel the rutabaga and cut into 1/2" fries. Place the fries in a bowl and toss with 1 Tbsp olive oil, rosemary, garlic, and salt. Lay flat on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and bake for 30 minutes, flipping halfway through.
  3. In a medium size sauce pan, heat avocado oil to, roughly, 320 degrees F. The amount of oil you need will vary dependant on the size of the pot. Ideally, you will have 3” of oil in the pot.
  4. Mix together dry ingredients for the batter and stir to combine with a whisk. Add 1/2 cup of sparkling water and stir together. Add in 1/2 cup of still water and continue to stir. Add more water if necessary. The batter twill thicken as it sits.
  5. Cut the cod into 2" wide strips. Dip the fish into the batter, coating on all sides.
  6. Slowly dip the battered fish into the oil. Do not crowd the pot.
  7. Fry for 3-4 minutes at 320 degrees, or until the batter is golden brown. Drain on a wire rack, and place on a plate lined with a paper towel.
  8. Serve fries and fish immediately with lemon wedges and enjoy!
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AIP Smoked Salmon Wrap

AIP Smoked Salmon Wrap

Category: Lunch

Servings: 1

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Wild Caught Smoked Salmon
  • 1/4 cup spinach
  • 1 NuCo Coconut wrap
  • 1/3 avocado
  • 1/4 cup sliced cucumber
  • 1/4 tsp dried dill
  • 1/2 tsp Himilayan sea salt

Instructions

  1. Mash and spread avocado over the coconut wrap.
  2. Layer spinach, smoked salmon, cucumber and dill over avocado. Roll, cut in half, and enjoy!
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AIP Ginger Crab Stir Fry

AIP Ginger Crab Stir Fry

Category: Main Dish

Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb crab, wild caught
  • 2 Tbsp ginger
  • 1/3 cup carrots, shredded
  • 1 Tbsp coconut aminios
  • 1 small head broccoli
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 tsp Himalayan sea salt
  • 1-1/2 cup cauliflower rice
  • 1-1/5 Tbsp avocado oil, or coconut oil
  • 1/2 avocado

Instructions

  1. Steam broccoli, or bake, then set aside.
  2. Heat oil in a large wok, or pan. Add in cauliflower rice, carrots, broccoli, and salt, then stir-fry for 3-4 minutes. Add in crab, green onion, and ginger, then stir-fry until crab is fully cooked through, about 3-5 minutes.
  3. Stir in coconut aminos, remove from heat, and serve immediately.
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AIP Pumpkin Cheesecake Squares

AIP Pumpkin Cheesecake Squares

Category: Dessert

Servings: 8

AIP Pumpkin Cheesecake Squares

Ingredients

  • ¾ cup pumpkin
  • ¼ cup coconut oil
  • ¼ cup coconut butter
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • ½ tsp ginger
  • ¼ tsp cardamom
  • ⅛ allspice
  • ½ tsp sea salt
  • ¼ tsp stevia (or 1 tsp maple syrup)

Instructions

  1. In a small saucepan, melt coconut oil and coconut butter over low heat. Once melted, remove from heat.
  2. Stir in pumpkin, spices, salt, and sweetener to the coconut oil mix.
  3. Line a loaf pan with parchment paper then pour mixture into pan.
  4. Place bars in refrigerator for 5 hours or until it firms. Cut into squares and enjoy!
  5. Keep refrigerated.
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AIP Acorn Squash Bowl with Maple Chicken and Brussel Sprouts

AIP Acorn Squash Bowl with Maple Chicken and Brussel Sprouts

Category: Main Dish

Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 2 small acorn squash
  • 1 lb chicken breast
  • 1 lb brussel sprouts
  • 2 tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp crushed black pepper
  • 1-1/2 Tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 Tbsp coconut sugar
  • 1- 1/2 Tbsp avocado oil
  • 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/2 Tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 pomegranate

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 F.
  2. Halve acorn squash crosswise and slice off a small piece from the bottom so it can stand evenly on its own. Remove the seeds and set the acorn squash on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper, scoop side down.
  3. Bake squash for 25 minutes, then remove from the oven. Mix together the coconut oil and coconut sugar and pour the mixture over the squash halves, evenly. Place the squash back into the oven, cut side up, and bake for an additional 25 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile, set chicken breast on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Drizzle 1/2 Tbsp of avocado oil over chicken breasts and season with salt and pepper to taste. Place chicken in the oven and bake for 20-25 minutes, or until it reaches an internal temperature of 165 F. Remove chicken from the oven and cut into cubes.
  5. In a cast iron skillet, steam brussel sprouts in 1/4 cup water and 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar for 4-5 minutes. To steam, add liquid and brussel sprouts into skillet and cover with a lid, then place on stove over high heat. Once steamed, pour out the liquid and place the cast iron skillet into the oven for 25 minutes. Remove the cast iron skillet from the oven and set on the stove over medium heat. Add chicken to the skillet.
  6. In a small bowl, mix maple syrup and 1 Tbsp avocado oil. Pour mixture into the skillet and saute for 3-4 minutes. Remove the skillet from the heat.
  7. Divide chicken and brussel sprout mixture into the acorn squash halves evenly. Top with pomegranate seeds, to taste. Enjoy!
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AIP Warm Breakfast Porridge

AIP Warm Breakfast Porridge

Category: Breakfast

Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • ⅓ cup coconut flour
  • 2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 cup full fat coconut milk
  • ⅔ cup water
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • ½ cup frozen blueberries or sliced strawberries
  • ½ cup coconut flakes, chopped
  • 2 scoops collagen powder
  • 1 ripe banana, mashed banana

Instructions

  1. In a medium saucepan, over low heat, mix all ingredients together, except for coconut flakes. Stir until the consistency is thick like oatmeal. Add more coconut milk if it is dry.
  2. In a separate skillet, over low heat, add coconut flakes and a dash of cinnamon. Toast for 1-2 minutes or until lightly toasted.
  3. Scoop into two bowls and top with coconut flakes.
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AIP Pickled Plum and Smoked Salmon Salad

AIP Pickled Plum and Smoked Salmon Salad

Category: Main Dish

Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • 8 oz smoked salmon
  • Plum, sliced
  • ⅓ cup apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp green olives
  • 2 Tbsp black olives
  • ½ cup brussel sprouts
  • 4 cups leafy greens, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp avocado oil
  • Sea salt

Instructions

  1. Soak plum slices in a jar of apple cider vinegar overnight in the refrigerator.
  2. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Mix avocado oil and sea salt with brussel sprouts. Roast them whole for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown.
  3. Once brussel sprouts are done, allow to cool. Then chop and mix with leafy greens, olives, sea salt and plum slices. Drizzle a bit of the apple cider vinegar the plum slices were soaking in on the salad.
  4. Plate the salad and top with smoked salmon slices and pickled plum slices.
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AIP Wild Caught Fish and Roasted Sweets with Chive Vinaigrette

AIP Wild Caught Fish and Roasted Sweets with Chive Vinaigrette

Category: Main Dish

Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • 8 oz white fish, wild caught
  • 1 medium sweet potato, cubed
  • A few sprigs thyme
  • ¼ cup fresh chives, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 2 tbsp avocado oil
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • Sea salt

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. On a baking sheet, place fish and drizzle with 1 tbsp avocado oil and sea salt. Bake for 7-12 minutes or until fish flakes.
  3. On a separate sheet pan, toss sweet potatoes with avocado oil, sea salt and thyme.
  4. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown and cooked through.
  5. In a bowl, whisk olive oil, apple cider vinegar, chives and sea salt together.
  6. Plate sweet potatoes, put fish on top and drizzle with vinaigrette.
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AIP Strawberry Chocolate Chip Gelato

AIP Strawberry Chocolate Chip Gelato

Category: Dessert

Servings: 2

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Gelato

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup carob chips
  • 1 cup frozen strawberries
  • Splash unsweetened coconut milk
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1-2 drops liquid stevia, optional

Instructions

  1. In a blender or bullet, mix fruit with cinnamon and coconut milk.
  2. Blend until creamy, fold in carob chips and enjoy.
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AIP Butternut Squash and Brussel Sprout Hash

AIP Butternut Squash and Brussel Sprout Hash

Category: Main Dish

Servings: 4-6

Ingredients

  • 1 lb Butternut Squash, cubed
  • 1 lb Brussel Sprouts, quartered
  • 2 large Carrots, chopped
  • 1 sprig Rosemary, chopped
  • 1 cup Cranberries
  • 1/2 Tbsp Cinnamon
  • 1 Tbsp Coconut Sugar
  • 2 tsp Sea Salt
  • 2 Tbsp Avocado Oil
  • 4 pieces Sugar-free Pederson Farm Bacon

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Place veggies in a large bowl and season with oil, salt, coconut sugar and cinnamon.
  3. Stir in rosemary.
  4. Pour veggies into a large, oiled, baking dish.
  5. Cook bacon until lightly crisp. Cut into bite sized piece and add into baking dish with veggies.
  6. Cover baking dish with tin foil and bake for 40 minutes. Remove the baking pan from the oven, stir vegetables, and bake for additional 25 minutes, uncovered.
  7. Optional: broil for the last 5 minutes.
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AIP Rosemary Turkey & Kale ‘Spaghetti’

AIP Rosemary Turkey & Kale ‘Spaghetti’

Category: Main Dish

Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • 2 sprigs fresh rosemary, chopped
  • 2 tsp thyme, dried
  • 2 tsp sea salt
  • 1-1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 6-8 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 small red onion
  • 8 cups kale, chopped
  • 2 large spaghetti squash
  • 1 lb ground turkey meat
  • 2 Tbsp avocado oil
  • 1/2 Tbsp olive oil

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees
  2. Cut spaghetti squash in half, longwise, then scoop seeds out with a spoon. Place squash, cut-side down, in a baking dish filled with 1/2 inch of water, or just enough water to cover the bottom of the pan.
  3. Roast spaghetti squash for 35-40 minutes, or until tender. Remove from the oven and allow it to cool. Use a fork to scrape out the center of the squash and set aside.
  4. Heat 1 Tbsp of avocado oil in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add in minced garlic and saute for 2-3 minutes. Mix in ground turkey meat and season with thyme, 1 tsp sea salt, 1 sprig rosemary, and 1 tsp onion powder. Cook turkey for 7-8 minutes, or until the meat turkey is white and fully cooked. Remove from pan and set aside.
  5. Add 1 Tbsp of avocado oil to the saucepan and saute red onion until it is translucent. Stir in kale and rosemary. Cook over medium heat until the kale is wilted. Combine spaghetti squash, turkey, 1/2 tsp onion powder, 1 tsp sea salt, and olive oil to the onion mixture and mix well.
  6. Serve warm and enjoy!
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AIP Seared Scallops Over Bacon & Spinach

AIP Seared Scallops Over Bacon & Spinach

Servings: 2

AIP Seared Scallops Over Bacon & Spinach

Ingredients

  • 12 ounces Wild Caught Scallops
  • 1 Tbsp Lemon
  • 6 cups Spinach
  • 4 cloves Garlic
  • ¾ cup Red onion
  • 2 pieces AIP approved bacon
  • 2 tsp Sea salt
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil

Instructions

  1. Cook bacon in a large skillet, until crispy. Remove bacon from the pan and set aside to cool. Once cool, break into small pieces, then set aside. Keep bacon grease in the pan to use for scallops.
  2. Rinse scallops and pat dry. Season with salt.
  3. Using the same pan as you used for the bacon, cook the scallops in bacon grease for 2-3 minutes per side, or until fully cooked. Squeeze lemon over scallops and remove from the pan.
  4. Pour out half of the juice from the pan and add in olive oil. Cook onions and garlic in the grease, lemon juice, and olive oil mixture for 3-4 minutes, or until the onions become translucent.
  5. Add in 2 cups of spinach and cook for 30 seconds. Add in remaining spinach and cook until wilted. Remove pan from heat, add in bacon, and stir.
  6. Serve scallops over bacon spinach immediately and enjoy!
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AIP Shrimp Tacos

AIP Shrimp Tacos

Servings: 4-5

AIP Shrimp Tacos

Ingredients

    Shrimp:
  • 1.5 lb Wild Caught Shrimp
  • ½ lemon
  • 1 Tbsp coconut oil
  • ½ tsp sea salt
    Guacamole:
  • 2 avocados
  • ½ tsp sea salt
  • ½ lime
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • ¼ cup cilantro
  • ¼ cup red onion
    Cabbage Slaw:
  • ½ cup onion
  • 3 cup cabbage
  • 1 lemon
  • 1/4 apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • ½ tsp sea salt
    Tortillas:
  • ¾ cup Otto's Naturals Cassava flour
  • ¼ tsp sea salt
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • ⅓ c. warm water
  • *Optional: nutritional yeast

Instructions

  1. Follow Fork & Beans’ tortilla recipe to make tortillas.
  2. In a medium size bowl, mash avocados. Next, add ½ tsp sea salt, lime juice, garlic, cilantro, and ½ cup onion and thoroughly combine.
  3. In a large bowl, mix together ½ cup onion, cabbage, lemon, apple cider vinegar, 2 tbsp olive oil, ½ tsp sea salt, then set aside.
  4. Rinse shrimp then pat dry.
  5. Heat coconut oil in a large pan. Once coconut oil has melted, add shrimp to the pan.
  6. Season with salt and lemon juice. Cook for 2-3 minutes on each side.
  7. Serve shrimp over tortilla and top with cabbage slaw, guacamole, and nutritional yeast.
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