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Healthy Sauces, salsas, spreads, dips, dressing recipes from The Roasted Root, a nutrition-focused food blog. Simple, quick, nutritious!

Paleo Caesar Salad Dressing

Lemony Paleo Caesar Salad Dressing made dairy-free and paleo-friendly. This may just be the best Caesar Salad Dressing recipe you’ve ever tasted! For YEARS, I have been in hot pursuit of the perfect homemade Caesar salad dressing recipe. Well. By George, I think I’ve got it! Obviously “the best” and “perfect” are up to individual …

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3 Keto Salad Dressing Recipes

3 Keto Salad Dressing Recipes made with basic ingredients you probably already have on hand. Use these dressings for all sorts of green or grain salads or even as marinades for your favorite  protein! This post is sponsored by Truvia® Sweetener. If you’re anything like me and you adore big salads, you’re going to love …

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Spinach Pesto Sauce (Low-FODMAP, Paleo)

Spinach pesto sauce made dairy-free and low-FODMAP. This easy pesto sauce recipe is vegan, and can also be adapted to include parmesan and garlic for a more classic approach.

Spinach Pesto Sauce - a paleo recipe for pesto using spinach for a nutrient-dense sauce - dairy-free with a Low-FODMAP option | TheRoastedRoot.net

Hypothetical situation: You have a massive hankering for something pesto-y, but don’t have any pesto on hand, nor do you have basil to make your own pesto. But you do have spinach!

Hypothetical situation #2: You have kids who love pesto sauce but don’t enjoy eating leafy greens. In walks: spinach pesto.

Case in point: I wanted to make pesto salmon a couple weeks ago, but found the basil in my refrigerator had gone bad, and I didn’t have any pesto sauce on hand; however, I did have a huge tub of spinach.

So I gathered up some nuts from the pantry and tossed them in my food processor with spinach, dill, and oregano – essentially whatever I could find that was pesto-appropriate.

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Paleo Teriyaki Sauce

Paleo Teriyaki Sauce for all your teriyaki needs! For those of you who love a great teriyaki sauce but prefer to keep it clean, this paleo teriyaki sauce recipe is for you. It’s refined sugar-free, soy-free, and doesn’t contain any weird preservatives or unnecessary ingredients. When I first started eating a paleolithic diet, I missed …

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