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Side dishes

(29 Recipes) Created by JENNILACEY

Recipes in this Collection

Slow Cooker Boston Baked Beans
Very Good 4.1/5
(255 ratings)

This is a great slow cooker side dish that's incredibly easy to make!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.7g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 6.8g | Calories: 170.5
Deviled Eggs
Very Good 4.3/5
(173 ratings)

Chef Meg lightened up a picnic and potluck favorite! Her secret ingredient (shh, don't tell!) is pickle juice.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.8g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 6.4g | Calories: 85.3
Cheesy Vegetarian Sweet Potato with Beans
Very Good 4.2/5
(94 ratings)

Sweet and creamy, both sweet potatos and beans are good sources of dietary fiber!

Carbs: 48.3g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 12.3g | Protein: 14.3g | Calories: 291.3
Crustless Spinach, Onion and Feta Quiche
Very Good 4.5/5
(1010 ratings)

Technically this is a crustless quiche, but the addition of flour makes for a delicious crusty bottom and sides.

Submitted by JENNLOVE

Carbs: 13.7g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 10.3g | Calories: 134.1
Garlic-Herb Potato Packs
Very Good 4.2/5
(37 ratings)

Whether you make these on the grill or in the oven, these quick-fix potato packs are mom's best friend. No mess, no clean-up, and only 5 minutes to prep!

Submitted by GRILLGUIDE

Carbs: 34.2g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 165.2
Kitchen Basics: Buttermilk Biscuits
Very Good 4.3/5
(37 ratings)

This Southern staple gets a dose of fiber--with half of the fat of the original. Make a double batch over the weekend and freeze for the busy weekday mornings.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13.5g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 104.4
Asparagus Wrapped in Phyllo Dough
Good 3.8/5
(16 ratings)

Who said finger food is unhealthy?

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.2g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 3.5g | Calories: 36.1
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(117 ratings)

Save money and time with this Chinese food makeover.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.3g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 27g | Calories: 262.3
Roasted Winter Vegetables
Very Good 4.3/5
(11 ratings)

By roasting these hearty winter vegetables, we soften their strong tastes and bring out their natural sweetness.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.6g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 74.7
Low-Carb Zucchini Ribbon 'Pasta'
Very Good 4.1/5
(44 ratings)

Ever tried turning zucchini into "pasta"? With a vegetable peeler, it's easy to create ribbons of squash.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 56.4
Grilled Zucchini with Feta and Pesto
Very Good 4.4/5
(36 ratings)

Take some help from the store: Feta and pesto dress up grilled zucchini.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 61
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
Cheesy Vegetable-Stuffed Eggplant
Very Good 4.3/5
(119 ratings)

This easy, cheesy eggplant packs a mean veggie punch! A simple vegetarian meal that even meat-eaters will love.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.4g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 8.3g | Protein: 9.6g | Calories: 208.8
Vegetable and Fruit Stuffing
Very Good 4.2/5
(39 ratings)

Whole wheat bread gives this side staying power. The fruits and vegetables bulk up the dish, so a little goes a long way. A bit of turkey bacon adds another layer of flavor without adding many calories.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 2.7g | Calories: 78.4
Vegetable Risotto
Very Good 4.6/5
(9 ratings)

Serve this creamy rice dish as a side with roast chicken or pork, or increase the serving size for a vegetarian entree.

Carbs: 14.5g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 6.8g | Calories: 143.3
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
Spring Rolls
Very Good 4.3/5
(78 ratings)

This recipe is really easy; it's really more of a process than a recipe. Rice paper wrappers, which are available in the ethnic sections of most larger supermarkets these days, are a great way to wrap your veggies and protein for a quick snack or light lunch.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.3g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 16.6g | Calories: 156.4
Very Good 4.5/5
(12 ratings)

Yummy sweetness with not a lot of fat!

Submitted by LACILEIGH

Carbs: 37.7g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 7.5g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 198.9
Low-Carb Crustless Quiche
Very Good 4.6/5
(60 ratings)

Submitted by CHESSMANS2000

Carbs: 2.2g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 19g | Calories: 126.4
2-Bean Sweet Potato Chili
Very Good 4.4/5
(70 ratings)

This vegetarian chili uses some secret tricks to boost the flavor without adding calories!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 47.8g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 21.9g | Protein: 12.8g | Calories: 207.6
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