From well-known purple foods like blackberries and eggplant, to lesser known dishes like purple rice and ube, you’re guaranteed to find a little inspiration here! There are plenty of foods ranging from deep purple in color to a light violet color.
The BEST Purple Food Recipes
Why not whip up this sweet and savory Blackberry Goat Cheese appetizer for your next party? This elegant appetizer is easy to make with just 5-ingredients!
This delicious Italian Radicchio Salad is dressed in a creamy lemon-vinaigrette and tossed with buttery calvestrano olives, tasty breadcrumbs and nutty parmesan cheese. And, a special tip ensures that your radicchio won't be bitter!
You’ll want to keep a jar of this Pickled Red Cabbage in your fridge at all times. Not only is it fast and easy, but you can use it on anything! Pile it onto tacos, burgers, pork sandwiches, and so much more.
These Slow Cooker Black Beans are easy to make and taste so much better than the canned version! No soaking required. Perfect for meal prep or as a side dish to your favorite tacos, salads, or protein bowls.
This ube pandesal recipe is absolutely delicious! Give the classic Filipino breakfast staple an exciting and delicious twist with the new ube cheese pandesal with ube halaya! Fluffy and soft bread mixed with the sweetness of ube, a dollop of ube halaya jam and oozing with cheesy goodness.
Brilliant in both color and flavor, this hash is full of vibrant vegetables and herbs. Purple potatoes and cabbage are roasted first for extra flavor, and a sprinkling of Parmesan adds a cheesy, savory element to the hash.
Many of these purple food recipes can be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for a few days or even in the freezer. Simply check the individual recipes for full storing instructions and details on how to make ahead.
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From well-known purple foods like blackberries and eggplant, to lesser known dishes like purple rice and ube, you’re guaranteed to find a little inspiration here! There are plenty of foods ranging from deep purple in color to a light violet color. Try this Red Cabbage Soup. It's the perfect recipe to warm you up on chilly days!