Best side dish to go with any meal

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There are some days where I have a main for my meal, but nothing to pair it with and others when I have a side dish, but nothing to act as the star of the show. If you are struggling with the former issue, then I have the solution for you. Actually, your main might want to watch out because this might just steal the spotlight 😉

baby bok choy drizzled with ume vinaigrette

Baby Bok Choy Drizzled with Ume Vinaigrette (adapted from The Kind Diet)

2 small heads bok choy
1 Tbsp ume plum vinegar
2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
sea salt
fresh ground black pepper
toasted sesame seeds

1. Sauté bok choy in 1 Tbsp olive oil just until tender and it starts to wilt. About 5-7 minutes. You can also steam the bok choy if you want.
2. Transfer the cooked bok choy to a serving dish.
3. Mix the oil and vinegar in a small bowl and drizzle over the bok choy.
4. Season with salt, pepper, and toasted sesame seeds to your liking.

Serves 2

This side dish will pair greatly with pretty much any meal. It’s also great if your main dish takes a lot of preparation and you want a fast and easy side!

Also check out what you will be getting with this cute, little cabbage.
One serving =
9 calories
1 gram of fiber
1 gram of protein
63% RDV* of Vitamin A
52% RDV of Vitamin C
3% RDV of Iron
7% RDV of Calcium
*RDV = Recommended Daily Value

Told you this side might steal the show 😉


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