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Thanksgiving

(14 Recipes) Created by MJVANDERPOOL

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Very Good 4.6/5
(5 ratings)

Carbs: 22.9g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 117.1
Green Bean and Mushroom Casserole
Good 3.9/5
(34 ratings)

A re-working of the traditional Thanksgiving side dish. Extra Mushrooms and garlic hide the fact that you are using low-fat dairy products.

Submitted by UOFIGIRL

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 83
Good 3.6/5
(30 ratings)

This variation is made with silken tofu. It has all the flavor of the original, with no cholesterol, plus the nutritional benefits of soy protein.

Submitted by TLBEUK

Carbs: 30.2g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 5.6g | Calories: 172.6
Zesty Orange-Cranberry Sauce (Relish)
Very Good 4.4/5
(110 ratings)

Toss the canned cranberry jelly and use this homemade version instead. It's ready in no time, and it's full of healthy fruit!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.2g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 0.2g | Calories: 42.3
Herbed Roasted Potatoes
Very Good 4.9/5
(14 ratings)

Roasted potatoes are a perfect side dish for a cool weather dinner.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 31.6g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 153
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
Mashed Sweet Potatoes and Celery Root
Very Good 4.0/5
(9 ratings)

You will be so surprised when you taste this dish! To balance the sweet potatoes, we've added celery root, chives, and garlic, plus a dab of Greek yogurt and butter.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.6g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 121.1
Apple Hand Pies
Very Good 4.3/5
(29 ratings)

No forks needed! These sweet, crunchy and buttery hand pies will have you licking your fingers.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 23g | Fat: 8.6g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 2.2g | Calories: 161.6
Green Beans with Miso and Almonds
Very Good 4.3/5
(10 ratings)

Dress up your green beans. Miso is a perfect replacement for butter in most sauteed dishes and offers a nice earthy, salty note to the beans.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.5g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 78.1
Cranberry-Orange Creme Brulee
Very Good 4.5/5
(27 ratings)

This creme brulee recipe is full of flavor not fat. The cranberry-orange combo is perfect balance of tart and sweet.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.9g | Fat: 6.2g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 5.1g | Calories: 133.6
Mini Apple Tarts
Very Good 4.3/5
(83 ratings)

Instead of a whole pie, try making bite-size tarts. The diminutive desserts cook quicker and are automatically portion controlled. Plus, they're easier to make for a crowd, and there's no need for a fork and plate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.9g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 124.3
No Added Sugar Pumpkin-Apple Butter
Very Good 4.4/5
(29 ratings)

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
Apple Cider Gravy
Very Good 4.3/5
(17 ratings)

Gravy gets a bad rap, but this tasty sauce can be made with almost no fat.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4.1g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 20
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