Appetizers, Dips, & Sauces
(Recipe Collection)

15 Recipes Created by NEWMAC2011

Recipes in this Collection

Hummus
Very Good 4.0/5
(554 ratings)
Hummus

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
Cowboy Caviar
Very Good 4.5/5
(282 ratings)
Cowboy Caviar

Serve this black bean salsa known as cowboy caviar at your next potluck. Submitted by JANAE55

Carbs: 9.4g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 68.8
Coach Nicole's Fresh & Skinny Guacamole
Very Good 4.5/5
(296 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Fresh & Skinny Guacamole

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
Olive Tapenade
Very Good 4.3/5
(55 ratings)
Olive Tapenade

Tapenade is a traditional sauce or condiment from Provence, in the south of France. It adds a punch of flavor for very few calories. You can buy premade tapenade, but you'll spend more money and be consuming more sodium than if you made it at home.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 17.4
No Added Sugar Pumpkin-Apple Butter
Very Good 4.4/5
(29 ratings)
No Added Sugar Pumpkin-Apple Butter

Try this over whole wheat toast with nut butter or to thicken fall soups. You won't believe we didn't add any sugar! Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 20.6
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Very Good 4.5/5
(251 ratings)
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip

This slimmed down version of your favorite dip is easy to make--and it's light enough for you to load up on it! Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.8g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 73.9
Spring Rolls
Very Good 4.3/5
(81 ratings)
Spring Rolls

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
Baked Buffalo Chicken Nuggets
Very Good 4.2/5
(203 ratings)
Baked Buffalo Chicken Nuggets

Fried, battered, dripping sauce--hot wings are calorie bombs! But not these. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 16g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 28.8g | Calories: 223.2
Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce
Very Good 4.3/5
(79 ratings)
Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce

I love this recipe! It can be used as a sauce for grilled meats, a dressing for salads or steamed vegetables, or as a marinade for tofu or other lean proteins. You will always find it in my refrigerator.
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 54.9
Italian Herb Seasoning
Very Good 4.4/5
(50 ratings)
Italian Herb Seasoning

Forget buying packets of seasonings. They're expensive and often full of salt. Save sodium and money by making this easy herb blend. Use it in sauces, soups, stews, on meats... anywhere you want to add Italian flavor without fat or sodium!Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.7g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 3.9
Mocha Mushroom Rub
Very Good 4.4/5
(14 ratings)
Mocha Mushroom Rub

I love to use unsweetened cocoa powder in rubs for pork. It offers a great depth to the flavor. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 15
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Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.6/5
(92 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce

Peanut sauce is one of my favorite things to eat, usually with tofu, green vegetables (like broccoli, spinach and edamame) and brown rice. Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 2.5g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 64.4
Garlic Brown Sugar Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(1329 ratings)
Garlic Brown Sugar Chicken

This is a delicious chicken recipe that my family lovesSubmitted by ALECSANDRA

Carbs: 4.3g | Fat: 8g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 19.4g | Calories: 166.4
Lemon Zucchini Dip
Good 3.9/5
(28 ratings)
Lemon Zucchini Dip

This dip is great for a midday snack alongside vegetables or whole-grain crackers or as a cold sauce for sandwiches. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.7g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 37.9
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