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(20 Recipes) Created by KA.BARRY

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Faux Fried Cheese Sticks
Very Good 4.2/5
(288 ratings)

We cut the grease and used reduced-fat string cheese to re-create a pub favorite.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.1g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 15.4g | Calories: 145.2
Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa
Very Good 4.6/5
(440 ratings)

The versatility of this Mexican salsa is limitless! Put it on grilled chicken or steak, add it to eggs, or serve with tortilla chips.

Submitted by METALFINGER2U

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 22.5
BLT Potato Snacks
Good 3.9/5
(52 ratings)

A lighter take on a pub favorite! For extra veggies, top with chopped tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 128.4
Mini Sweet Potato Tarts
Very Good 4.3/5
(62 ratings)

Try these light and low-fat personal pies for dessert during the fall. They're a great substitute for pumpkin pie or sweet potato casserole.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 3.3g | Calories: 151
Homemade Vegetable Stock (Salt-Free)
Very Good 4.4/5
(35 ratings)

Making homemade stock is so easy! It's a third the price of buying it in stores.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 0.7g | Calories: 17.8
Taco Seasoning
Very Good 4.2/5
(199 ratings)

Ditch those packets from the supermarket, and whip up a batch of this simple, tasty taco seasoning!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.2g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 38.1
Maple-Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(46 ratings)

It's the perfect time of year for this recipe! Sweet potatoes are one of the most delicious (and nutritious!) winter comfort foods, and the warm maple syrup flavor of this dish is the perfect complement to cold weather. Choose medium sweet potatoes with firm, unblemished skins — they'll have the best flavor!

Submitted by TABBYKAT75

Carbs: 37.8g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 161.1
Microwave Herb Potato Chips
Very Good 4.2/5
(21 ratings)

When you're craving something crunchy but don't want the added fat, whip up a batch of these chips. You will not need any special equipment for this recipe, just a couple of brown paper bags.

Carbs: 16.1g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 71.6
Zucchini Chips
Good 3.0/5
(17 ratings)

Perfect snack for school lunches, after school or work snacks, or as a side dish with meals.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 15.2
Spicy Sweet Potato Chips
Very Good 4.0/5
(25 ratings)

You'll never believe these sweet and crunchy chips were made in the microwave. They'll become your new favorite savory snack.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 34.4
Crispy Baked Egg Rolls
Very Good 4.4/5
(189 ratings)

Use coleslaw mix to make a quick & easy treat! Eat as a snack, side, or a meal.

Submitted by HARV47

Carbs: 13.9g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 91.2
Shrimp Pot Stickers (Crab Rangoon Makeover)
Very Good 4.7/5
(9 ratings)

We swapped shrimp for crab in this Chinese takeout favorite to save sodium and money, but we didn't skimp on flavor!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.4g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 6.2g | Calories: 108.1
Asparagus Parmesan
Very Good 4.6/5
(89 ratings)

Yummy asparagus baked with Parmesan and olive oil!

Submitted by JITTABUG118

Carbs: 3.8g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 69.3
Zucchini Gratin
Very Good 4.6/5
(8 ratings)

Just three ingredients, and low in carbs. What could be better?

Submitted by JILLYBEAN1965

Carbs: 0.5g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 56.1
Traditional Green Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.3/5
(52 ratings)

A lighter version of the classic holiday recipe.

Submitted by DESIRE3279

Carbs: 12.6g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 91.9
Cauliflower Salad that Tastes Like potato Salad
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)

This salad truly substitutes for potatoe salad. If you didn't know it was made of cauliflower you would probaly first think it was a traditional potatoe salad.

Submitted by BUNNYSPAL

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 7.6g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 9.9g | Calories: 151.5
Very Good 4.4/5
(45 ratings)

A delicious and healthy alternative to the traditional chip.

Submitted by AWEAVER1

Carbs: 10g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 4.5g | Calories: 75.1
Fool Proof Oven Baked Brown Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(125 ratings)

Just as the title says, it's fool proof, and yummy!

Submitted by LILDINI

Carbs: 22.9g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 117.2
Avocado Hummus
Very Good 4.1/5
(30 ratings)

A great dip for chopped vegetables or pita wedges.

Submitted by LEDANSER

Carbs: 32.5g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 7.4g | Protein: 8.3g | Calories: 227.9
Cheesy Spinach Squares
Very Good 4.5/5
(45 ratings)

Spinach and mozzarella cheese are baked together to make irresistable savory appetizer treats!

Submitted by ERUPERTO

Carbs: 5.2g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 79
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