Just because it’s St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t mean you have to get out the green food coloring! Try these 25 naturally green foods for St. Patrick’s Day – or any day! 

25 Naturally Green Recipes for St. Patrick's Day - No food coloring needed! Get them on RachelCooks.com

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner! Right now I’m in Chicago connecting and recharging along with 11 of my blogger friends. Just in time to see the river dyed green to celebrate this fun holiday! I wonder if the river is colored with broccoli, avocado or basil….

While I mull that over, try out these 25 great recipes we compiled. None of them contain dye but they are all beautifully green and perfect to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day, but really they’d be delicious any day of the year. Enjoy!

Whole Wheat Pasta and White Beans with Broccoli Pesto {Rachel Cooks}

Super Green Quinoa Salad with Basil and Pistachios {With Food and Love}

Green Mashed Potatoes {Simply Recipes}

Pasta with Avocado Cream Sauce {Very Culinary}

Green Goddess Dressing {Simply Recipes}

Fava Bean Dip with Goat Cheese and Garlic {Simply Recipes}

Healthy Shamrock Shake – Avocado Mint Smoothie {Well Plated}

Green Monster Smoothie {Naturally Ella}

Avocado Deviled Eggs {This Mama Cooks}

Cucumber Ribbon Salad with Yogurt Herb Dressing {Rachel Cooks}

Avocado Mac n Cheese {Two Peas and Their Pod}

Healthy Shamrock Shake {An Edible Mosaic}

Asparagus Spring Pasta {Naturally Ella}

Spring Pea Crostini {What Gaby’s Cooking}

Minty Pea Pesto {Cookie and Kate}

Strawberry Kiwi Tartlettes {Love & Olive Oil}

Pea, Mint, and Feta Fritters {Gourmande in the Kitchen}

Edamame and Pea Hummus {Just a Taste}

Three Pea Stir Fry {Recipe Girl}

Minty Pea and Avocado Spread {Running to the Kitchen}

Sweet Pea and Avocado Crostini {Gimme Some Oven}

Avocado Cilantro Hummus {What Gaby’s Cooking}

Smashed Chickpea and Avocado Salad Sandwich {Two Peas and Their Pod}

Avocado Toast with Cilantro Lime Cashew Cream {With Food and Love}

Creamy Green Vegetable Soup with Bacon {Always Order Dessert}