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Silverback's Jungle Cookbook

For a large furry male I love to cook, almost as much as I love to eat ... almost as much. I'm keeping a watchful lookout for tasty treats that are healthy and fun and incorporate the KISS principle (Keep It Simple Sparky!).

(22 Recipes) Created by SI1V3RBACK

Recipes in this Collection

Very Good 4.0/5
(48 ratings)

Wakes up your taste buds.

Submitted by COMFORT1

Carbs: 10.8g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 47.3
Five Minute Chocolate Mug Cake
Good 3.5/5
(135 ratings)

This is chocolate cake in a coffee cup...with a few changes to make it healthier

Submitted by SPITFIRE12

Carbs: 42.4g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 197.8
Low fat  Banana Bread
Very Good 4.3/5
(159 ratings)

A banana Bread that is low in fat, Low in calories but tastes great too!!

Submitted by COLLEEN76

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 109.6
Good 3.7/5
(34 ratings)

Nonfat yogurt and low-fat mayonnaise make this creamy dip a good addition to any veggie plate.

Carbs: 1.4g | Fat: 1.2g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.7g | Calories: 19.4
Good 3.7/5
(25 ratings)

Hearty filling creamy texture soup

Submitted by LPBATT

Carbs: 43.6g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 7.1g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 199.2
Penne Pasta Salad (multigrain)
Very Good 4.4/5
(34 ratings)

Penne Pasta Salad

Submitted by HEIDI14DAN

Carbs: 28.3g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 9.1g | Calories: 162.9
Mini Cheesecakes
Very Good 4.5/5
(791 ratings)

Who can resist thick, creamy decadent cheesecake? Try this low-fat version in the single serving size.

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 6g | Calories: 120.6
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
Coach Nicole's Fresh & Skinny Guacamole
Very Good 4.5/5
(292 ratings)

Cucumbers give this guacamole a refreshing flavor while also cutting the calories in each serving.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 76.4
Summer Cucumber Salsa
Very Good 4.3/5
(133 ratings)

A new twist on salsa, for using cucumbers from the garden!

Submitted by SLINKY78

Carbs: 9.8g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 44.4
Skinny Sour Cream & Chicken Enchiladas
Very Good 4.4/5
(811 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
Hummus
Very Good 4.0/5
(548 ratings)

A healthy and filling middle eastern dip! Eat it as an appetizer or snack with some pita. Why buy your hummus ready made from the store, when you can make it yourself?

Submitted by GRANT_ME_WINGS

Carbs: 9.4g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 69.3
Incredible! 5.0/5
(3 ratings)

Stuffed green bell peppers from Mom's recipe..a great Sunday meal!

Note: You can use ground beef instead of ground turkey, but the nutritional facts will be different. I find they taste just as good with the turkey.

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 16.4g | Calories: 171.1
Good 3.8/5
(68 ratings)

Submitted by KATHY71

Carbs: 26.7g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 11.7g | Calories: 223.9
Caribbean Chicken
Very Good 4.1/5
(345 ratings)

Ready in just 20 minutes.

Carbs: 34.9g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 6g | Calories: 186.6
Very Good 4.5/5
(2 ratings)

adapted from the P90X diet

Submitted by FIT_ARTIST

Carbs: 40.8g | Fat: 6.8g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 30.2g | Calories: 347.3
Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa
Very Good 4.6/5
(442 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
100 Calorie Cinnamon Pancakes!
Very Good 4.1/5
(547 ratings)

I am known for my pancakes, so trust me on this one!

Submitted by AMROZ123

Carbs: 18.2g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 5.2g | Calories: 92.6
White Chicken Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(413 ratings)

This chili is packed with flavor and fiber. Make a big batch for a crowd or freeze it in single-serving containers for up to four months.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 25g | Calories: 234.5
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
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