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(23 Recipes) Created by BRENDAGAIL9

Recipes in this Collection

Bavarian Beef
Very Good 4.2/5
(263 ratings)

This classic German stew is made with lean trimmed beef stew meat and cabbage.

Carbs: 12.1g | Fat: 10.1g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 29.1g | Calories: 256.1
Good 3.8/5
(133 ratings)

Yummy, Easy Chicken Dinner the family will love!!!

Submitted by SONNY912

Carbs: 18.2g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 18.4g | Calories: 161.5
Garden Harvest Vegetable Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(116 ratings)

This soups works well with most vegetables from the garden-- experiment and use vegetables that are in season.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26.3g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 6.4g | Protein: 5.4g | Calories: 159.7
Very Good 4.4/5
(97 ratings)

A low fat and reduced sodium Chinese feast!

Submitted by CINDEEMCD

Carbs: 58.1g | Fat: 8.8g | Fiber: 8g | Protein: 13g | Calories: 353.3
Very Lemony Chicken
Good 3.8/5
(256 ratings)

If you like lemons, you'll love this simple chicken dish!

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 55g | Calories: 318
Healthy Moussaka
Very Good 4.2/5
(209 ratings)

A healthy take on the Greek eggplant casserole.

Submitted by KHILKEY

Carbs: 16.4g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 10.7g | Calories: 153
Harvest Tomato Tart
Very Good 4.1/5
(36 ratings)

A flavorful combination of fresh tomatoes, herbs, and cheese. Works well as a side dish, appetizer or main meal.

Submitted by DAMIENDUCKS

Carbs: 11.4g | Fat: 7.9g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 133.7
Grilled Vegetables with Pineapple
Very Good 4.4/5
(284 ratings)

These tasty roasted vegetables can be cooked on the grill or roasted in the oven! The pineapple adds a wonderful sweetness to the vegetables.

Submitted by HONEYLEA

Carbs: 17g | Fat: 7.2g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 136.5
Caribbean Pork with Pineapple
Very Good 4.1/5
(155 ratings)

Sweet and sour pork takes a trip to the islands! Printed with permission from the American Institute for Cancer Research.

Carbs: 22.8g | Fat: 10g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 18.2g | Calories: 246.2
Homemade Greek Yogurt Salad Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(42 ratings)

Use this to dress your salad or as a dipping sauce for cut vegetables. Don't like cilantro? No problem, just swap it out for Italian parsley or dill.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.1g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 8.8
Tahini-Lemon Dressing
Very Good 4.2/5
(19 ratings)

Use this on falafel or a salad. Add fresh or dried herbs and it becomes goddess dressing. The toasted sesame oil imparts a stronger sesame flavor to the dressing.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 74.6
Baked Falafel
Very Good 4.1/5
(58 ratings)

Use all chickpeas if you don't have fava beans. If you use canned beans, the sodium levels will be higher so omit the salt.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 15.2g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 99.7
Tex Mex Calzones
Very Good 4.3/5
(280 ratings)

An Italian favorite gets a below the border twist. Chef Meg made just a few tweaks before giving this one her seal of approval! She adds the spices early in cooking to help boost flavor and added a full pound of turkey for a more filling meal.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.2g | Fat: 14.1g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 47.7g | Calories: 413.7
Slow Cooker Kentucky Burgoo
Very Good 4.2/5
(55 ratings)

This spring time stew is a must have at any Derby party! Traditionally made with pork, beef, chicken, and rabbit, I've added more veggies and lightened the meat. The best part: This is a slow cooker recipe, so the burgoo will be ready when the horses are loading into the gate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 22.5g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 21.6g | Calories: 192.9
Skillet Lasagna
Very Good 4.3/5
(2145 ratings)

A much quicker version of the Italian classic; less time, but no less taste.

Submitted by VEGGIEKITTY

Carbs: 34.5g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 28g | Calories: 342.3
Cilantro-Lime Tilapia with Spinach and Tomatoes
Very Good 4.2/5
(155 ratings)

Light and luscious, this simple baked tilapia recipe is just right for your appetite.

Submitted by LOVE2COOK

Carbs: 8g | Fat: 6.8g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 25.9g | Calories: 186.8
Spaghetti Squash Marinara
Very Good 4.4/5
(108 ratings)

A spaghetti squash recipe that has a classic Italian twist.

Submitted by HAPPYKAT71

Carbs: 12.4g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 4.2g | Calories: 88.6
Slow Cooker Meatloaf
Very Good 4.0/5
(24 ratings)

This meatloaf has the best of both worlds: a great crust and a moist interior! The trick is lining your slow cooker and creating a water bath. Trust me, it's worth the effort!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.3g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 27.1g | Calories: 234.2
Baked Pork Chops
Very Good 4.0/5
(574 ratings)

These spicy and moist boneless pork chops are made with no added fat, egg whites, evaporated skim milk, and a lively herb mixture.

Carbs: 11.1g | Fat: 12.1g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 271.4
Enchilada Casserole with Kale and Sweet Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(34 ratings)

This easy-to-assemble casserole is a tasty twist on enchiladas.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 52.8g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 13.3g | Protein: 13.3g | Calories: 267.1
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