Beet Goat Cheese Spread with BlueberriesCourtesy Toni Fiori
To get in the mood for this important day, check out how small towns honor veterans. Then plan to begin your festivities with these starters from Toni Fiori, RDN. Creamy goat cheese with antioxidant-rich beets and blueberries result in a beautiful patriotic appetizer.
Bacon Berry SaladCourtesy Kelli Shallal
You may hesitate at bacon, but you can feel better when you get to berries—after all, they’re on the list of antioxidant-rich foods you should be eating. For your salad course, nothing says red, white, and blue like this bacon berry salad from Kelli Shallal, MPH, RDN. This is a salad then even salad haters will love—because everyone loves bacon, right? Colorful blueberries and strawberries marry the sweet and savory flavors of a maple vinaigrette and bacon. The perfect way to celebrate Veteran’s Day.