20 Arugula Recipes to Add to Your Arsenal




Here you have 20 arugua recipes to add to your arsenal; from Pure Wow




Arugula isn’t just the peppery green that sometimes makes an appearance in fancy restaurant salads. You can buy it at any grocery store, and it’s packed with phytochemicals and antioxidants. And best of all, it’s delightfully versatile: it adds magic to everything from pesto spread to smoothies. Here are 20 arugula recipes you’ll want to try at home ASAP.




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peach arugula salad recipe

ROASTED PEACH AND ARUGULA SALAD

Let’s start with something simple, shall we? This 30-minute recipe highlights fresh peaches—one of our summer favorites.

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orange and arugula smoothie bowl recipe

ORANGE AND ARUGULA SMOOTHIE BOWL

See ya, kale. Arugula is our green of choice in this banana, orange and chia-seed smoothie. (Thanks for the tip, Coterie member Liz Harris.)

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five onion tart with arugula salad recipe

FIVE-ONION TART WITH ARUGULA SALAD

This sweet-and-tangy tart has five types of onions—yellow, scallions, leeks, shallots and chives—and a deliciously flaky tart crust.

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asparagus and arugula pesto salad recipe

ASPARAGUS AND ARUGULA PASTA SALAD

This is not your average pasta salad. Asparagus and arugula add festive pops of green alongside crumbled feta. Everyone will want to dig in.

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Onion And Arugula Frittata Recipe

ONION AND ARUGULA FRITTATA

Have leftover arugula and onions in the crisper? Toss them with eggs and you’ve got breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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roasted balsamic strawberry cherry pita pizzas with arugula recipe

ROASTED BALSAMIC STRAWBERRY CHERRY PITA PIZZAS WITH ARUGULA

A package of whole-wheat pitas provides the base for these fruit-topped personal pizzas from Coterie member Monique Volz.

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cacio e pepe with arugula and lemon recipe

CACIO E PEPE WITH ARUGULA AND LEMON

Sure, it’s not traditional cacio e pepe, but we love that we’re getting in some extra greens. Add arugula and a squeeze of lemon for a flavorful twist on the classic Italian pasta dish.

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arugula salad with shaved parmesan three ways recipe

ARUGULA SALAD WITH SHAVED PARMESAN THREE WAYS

Coterie member Heidi Larsen gives us three ways to mix up this arugula and Parmesan salad. They’re so good, you’ll want to try all three.

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pesto panini with arugula avocado and sun dried tomato recipe

PESTO PANINI WITH ARUGULA, AVOCADO AND SUN-DRIED TOMATO

Why have a regular sandwich when you can make a panini? Grab your favorite bread, whip up this avocado-based pesto and top it with arugula for a filling lunch.

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pumpkin pizza crust recipe

PUMPKIN PIZZA CRUST WITH ARUGULA AND PROSCIUTTO

Admit it: You still have a can of pumpkin puree sitting in your pantry from Thanksgiving. Put it to good use with this tasty pizza you can eat all year round.

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chicken with white wine leek spinach and arugula pan sauce recipe

CHICKEN WITH WHITE WINE, LEEK, SPINACH AND ARUGULA PAN SAUCE

The best part of this dish by Coterie member Katie Workman? Sopping up the savory arugula and white-wine sauce with fresh sourdough.

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arugula walnut pesto recipe

ARUGULA WALNUT PESTO

Pesto doesn’t have to be basil and pine nuts. And did we mention you can whip up this version in 15 minutes flat?

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arugula fig and fried white sweet potato salad recipe

ARUGULA, FIG AND FRIED WHITE SWEET-POTATO SALAD

Forget everything you thought you knew about potato salad. Here, fried slices of sweet potatoes rest on top of a heaping bed of arugula.

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arugula tartine with bacon feta and tarragon vinaigrette reicpe

ARUGULA TARTINE WITH BACON, FETA AND TARRAGON VINAIGRETTE

This dish is so hearty, thanks to crumbled bacon, salty feta, a sunny-side up egg and a savory tarragon vinaigrette. Just add a glass of wine, and you’re ready for lunch.

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Crispy Goat Cheese Salad Recipe

CRISPY GOAT-CHEESE SALAD

In heaven, every meal comes topped with a warm, pistachio-coated goat-cheese ball.

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emilie raffas everyday sourdough and spicy wine bean arugula dip recipe

EMILIE RAFFA’S EVERYDAY SOURDOUGH AND SPICY WHITE BEAN ARUGULA DIP

Sneak greens into your party food with this white bean and arugula dip from Coterie member Gena Hamshaw.

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blackberry goat cheese salad recipe

BLACKBERRY GOAT CHEESE SALAD

Transform the blackberries and arugula in your farmers-market haul into magic. (Then Instagram the hell out of it.)

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arugula and watermelon salad in a jar recipe

ARUGULA AND WATERMELON SALAD IN A JAR

Combine arugula, chunks of watermelon and fresh mint with a simple dressing—and watch the jealousy arise on your coworkers’ faces.

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pan seared scallops with creamy lemon beet puree recipe

PAN-SEARED SCALLOPS WITH CREAMY LEMON BEET PUREE

Look at you, chef. This restaurant-caliber dish but will look fab on your dinner table. (And it’s easier than it looks, we promise.)

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arugula risotto recipe

CREAMY ARUGULA RISOTTO

Coterie member Gaby Dalkin helps us sneak some veggies into this creamy Italian rice dish. (Don’t worry, it’s not too healthy—there’s still white wine, Parm and a dollop of mascarpone cheese.)

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