With fall knocking at our doors and football taking over our screens, it is time for you to pick your power players for the season that will take you to the championship. While most are thinking Super Bowl, Grainful is thinking of an even better bowl- the one you serve to your family and friends.
Grainful’s Steel Cut Sides are exactly the players that you want on the table, serving up heart-healthy, gluten-free, protein packed goodness. With such delicious flavors like Cheesy Oats, Tomato Risotto, Jambalaya and Madras Curry- how are you to choose which gets the starting spot in your menu? Check out the scouting report for the new Grainful Steel Cut Sides to help you decide.
Let’s begin with the fan-favorite: Cheesy Oats.
Style of play: Rich, Wholesome & Comforting
Creamy cheddar cheese and wholesome, protein-rich steel cut oats are what makes this side a leading player at mealtime. This side is perfect for picky eaters and food connoisseurs alike.
Vegetarian game plan: With the addition of broccoli and a some sun-dried tomatoes, this side instantly transitions into a delicious meat-free meal before your eyes.
When meat is in play: Served alongside a Rotisserie chicken or steak, these cheesy oats will make your taste buds feel the victory of a tasty yet healthy meal.
Up next, three-time nominated side dish of the year: Tomato Risotto.
Style of play: Hearty, Creamy & Delicious
Who says risotto can’t be gluten-free? Grainful’s Tomato Risotto Steel Cut Side is a tried and true gluten-free power player. Chock-full of fiber, protein and Old World flavor, you will always want this dish on your roster.
Vegetarian game plan: A touch of olive oil and some diced eggplant makes this vibrant Mediterranean dish a sure winner.
When meat is in play: Serve with your favorite flank steak or top with shrimp and your dinner guests will be transported to Old Italy at every bite!
Let’s not forget about everyone's favorite born-on-the-bayou player: Jambalaya.
Style of play: Spicy, Creole & Classic
This side is perfect for anyone looking to add some adventure to their dinner lineup. Grainful’s Jambalaya has the most fiber of the bunch at seven grams per serving! That’s sure to fill your stomach and your head full of Louisiana-style dreams.
Vegetarian game plan: Spice up your meatless Mondays (or whenever) by adding zucchini, eggplant and red pepper to this steel cut side for a top-seeded meal.
When meat is in play: Sauté some chicken or Andouille sausage to really pack a punch and garnish using grilled shrimp kebabs to secure the win.
Last, but certainly not least, the new kid on the block, Madras Curry.
Style of play: Sweet, Spicy & Exotic
This Grainful Steel Cut Side is not your ordinary meal mate. This wholesome array of whole grain oats, Indian spices, raisins and delicious veggies are bound for greatness. It is time to add something new and exciting to your dinner roster and Madras Curry is guaranteed to impress!
Vegetarian game plan: Keep the adventure coming and add one cup of tofu with salt and pepper for a tasty meal that will triumph over hungry stomachs.
When meat is in play: Just some seasoned chicken sautéed in the mix will put your meal in the winner’s bracket.