Fall is in full swing and for many, that means a day of apple picking. But what to do on Whole30 when you can’t use the apples to make pies or muffins? Never fear – We are here with a list of Whole30 compliant recipes that incorporate apples. Check them out along with some thoughts from the bloggers who created them!
One-Skillet Pork Chips with Apples from Paleo Running Momma: “One-skillet pork chops with apples features seasoned, savory juicy pork chops with sweet apples simmered to perfection! This Paleo and Whole30 compliant dinner is easy, fast, and great for weeknights! Serve as is or with cauliflower rice, roasted sweet potatoes, or a green salad.
Paleo Cranberry Apple Chicken Thighs with Rosemary from 40 Aprons: “These paleo cranberry apple chicken thighs with rosemary are such a delicious paleo fall recipe. With organic cranberry juice and dried cranberries, these paleo cranberry apple chicken thighs are an easy and quick paleo dinner that’s elegant enough for company.”
Paleo Whole30 Chicken Salad from Jay’s Baking Me Crazy: “You will love this chicken salad because it is easy, tasty, and the perfect balance of flavors. The crunch from the fruit, the creaminess of the mayo, and the moist chicken. All the ingredients are Whole30 compliant as well making it extra awesome!”
Pressure Cooker Apple Pie Applesauce from Against All Grain: “If you have only ever had the packaged applesauce that comes in those little plastic containers with foil tops, you are seriously missing out. Homemade is the only way to go. And this Pressure Cooker Apple Pie Applesauce will give you all of the warm fuzzies of Fall, in a bowl.” **Remember to eat this applesauce as part of your complete meal template!
Melissa’s Chicken Hash from Whole30: “Melissa created this recipe out of egg-boredom one morning, and discovered that chicken and apple is a surprisingly delicious combination. One night over dinner, she shared her favorite egg-free breakfast idea with her friend Richard, who envisioned adding texture and punch in the form of walnuts and apple cider vinegar. Today, this remains one of the Whole30 community’s favorite no-egg breakfasts. Enjoy!”
Paleo Sweet Potato Hash with Apples and Bacon from Paleo Running Momma: “This Paleo Sweet Potato Hash is the perfect sweet/savory breakfast with the addition of apples and bacon! Shredded sweet potatoes and apples make this super simple Paleo breakfast quick to cook too. Whole30 friendly with minimal ingredients, easy and healthy.”
Sausage and Apple-Stuffed Squash from PaleoLeap: “With this recipe, you don’t really need a side dish, since there are already plenty of vegetables in the stuffing, and in the squash itself. It would be a great recipe to try out now and then hang onto for Thanksgiving, or just stick it in your rotation for the days that call for something seasonal that won’t be a huge challenge to cook.”
Chicken Apple Breakfast Hash from The Whole Cook: “This easy breakfast hash has just a touch of sweetness and you probably already have the ingredients! You can start your day off right with this guilt-free satisfying dish!”
How will you use apples in your Whole30 dishes this season? Let us know your favorite compliant recipe that features apples!