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collection of mexican/south american/latin inspired recipes

(40 Recipes) Created by GREEKGODDESS19

Recipes in this Collection

JASONZ's Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas
Very Good 4.8/5
(23 ratings)

These chicken enchiladas are fast, easy to make, and pack a whopping 52 grams of muscle building protein!

Serve 'em to your friends at your next get together and listen to them rave about the goodness. They will never know they are easy on the waistline!

BTW - These taste even better as leftovers.

Submitted by JASONZ

Carbs: 28.3g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 56.2g | Calories: 266.7
Mexican Rice, Seitan and Veggies over Salad Greens with Guacamole
Good 3.7/5
(69 ratings)

Seitan is sauted with cumin, tossed with roasted veggies and rice, then topped with a very rich guacamole for those days that you just have to have something a little extravagant

Submitted by MADDY_AVENA

Carbs: 56.1g | Fat: 10.5g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 20.3g | Calories: 380.7
No-Guilt Cheese Enchiladas
Very Good 4.2/5
(213 ratings)

You'll love these cheesy yet healthy enchiladas!

Submitted by TALESIN

Carbs: 27.4g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 11.7g | Calories: 241.3
Very Good 4.3/5
(37 ratings)

This recipe came from the chicken enchilada recipe I submitted earlier. I didn't need to make that many chicken enchiladas, so I made this up to make a slightly different meal. I used the remaining sauce from the chicken enchilada recipe, then added the remaining chicken and added the chicken broth.

Submitted by SKEYDOO

Carbs: 16.3g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 14.1g | Calories: 153.1
Skinny Sour Cream & Chicken Enchiladas
Very Good 4.4/5
(802 ratings)

Serve up creamy, cheesy chicken enchiladas, and no one will be late to dinner!

Submitted by SKEYDOO

Carbs: 35g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 18.3g | Calories: 252
15 Minute Chili
Very Good 4.1/5
(881 ratings)

In 15 minutes, this easy recipe will take the chill off a cold evening.

Carbs: 32.3g | Fat: 13.3g | Fiber: 10.1g | Protein: 31.3g | Calories: 370.8
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Black Bean Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(630 ratings)

An easy slow cooker recipe that the family will enjoy!

Submitted by LOSER1231

Carbs: 40g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 13g | Protein: 30.5g | Calories: 307.3
Chicken Carnival Cones
Very Good 4.5/5
(11 ratings)

A recipe enjoyed by EVERYONE! (From the popular Australian website and cookbooks, "4 Ingredients")

Submitted by GUEST_CHEF

Carbs: 29.3g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 17.9g | Calories: 228
Very Good 4.2/5
(20 ratings)

Good For Increasing Fiber

Submitted by KFOX05

Carbs: 10g | Fat: 7.3g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 13.9g | Calories: 155.4
Slow Cooker Spanish Chicken
Very Good 4.1/5
(46 ratings)

Roasted peppers and almonds pair with fresh parsley in this tangy Spanish-inspired sauce.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 37.1g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 11.3g | Protein: 31.3g | Calories: 322.2
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
Chili Con Carne
Very Good 4.4/5
(50 ratings)

Families have gone to war over chili recipes! I love a thick, meaty chili with loads of beans and vegetables. Thankfully my family agrees!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 40.6g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 13.7g | Protein: 24.4g | Calories: 276.5
Black Bean Hummus
Very Good 4.2/5
(325 ratings)

Smoky from the cumin with a hidden serving of vegetables, this dip is equally delicious in a burrito as it is spread on tortilla chips.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 5.3g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 32.9
Southwest Chicken and Black Bean Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(79 ratings)

This is a really filling soup that's easy to make. Each serving is a hearty 2 cups!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 39.9g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 28.1g | Calories: 289.8
Crunchy Mexican Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(80 ratings)

I love faux frying foods using panko. This crunchy, spicy chicken would be great on a taco salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 19.5g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 29.7g | Calories: 221.8
Layered Mexican Dip with Baked Lime Chips
Very Good 4.5/5
(50 ratings)

My dip has all the flavor of the original, but it's much easier on the waistline. I prefer to eat this "dip" with a fork or raw vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 7.5g | Protein: 11.2g | Calories: 197.3
Salsa Chicken
Very Good 4.2/5
(50 ratings)

This is the easiest recipe I know, and it's quite tasty, too. Grill or saute chicken, cook rice and top with salsa!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 27.7g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 24.1g | Calories: 220.9
Salsa Turkey Burgers
Very Good 4.3/5
(407 ratings)

Quick, easy and tasty turkey burgers with a kick.

Submitted by JIMINNYC

Carbs: 7.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 29.4g | Calories: 161.8
No Salt Fajita Rub
Very Good 4.4/5
(20 ratings)

If you love fajitas, but are watching your sodium intake, try this salt-free rub! It lends a complex flavor to meat without the high sodium counts traditionally found in Mexican dishes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.1g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 19.8
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