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Appetizers

(13 Recipes) Created by NWCOUNTRYDANCER

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Chef Meg's Festive Polenta Rounds
Good 3.6/5
(5 ratings)

This simple and delicious appetizer is very festive--red and green for the holidays.

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 41.4
Mini Taco Cups
Very Good 4.3/5
(47 ratings)

These bite-size tacos are always a hit in our house! Have some fun with this recipe; try adding chopped chives, avocado, different varieties of beans, or red onions.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.9g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 40.4
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
Honey-Whole Wheat Pretzels
Good 3.9/5
(14 ratings)

You and your family will love these super easy pretzels. The dough only needs 5 minutes to rest so from start to finish, this snack is ready in a flash.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.6g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 5.9g | Calories: 194.1
15 Minute Black Bean and Corn Salsa
Very Good 4.7/5
(99 ratings)

This corn and black bean salsa is the perfect dish for potlucks when you want to have something healthy on the table.

Submitted by CHIQUITA72979

Carbs: 10.4g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 46.9
Easy Teriyaki Meatballs
Good 3.9/5
(61 ratings)

Oh so delicious as an appetizer or main course served with brown rice!

Submitted by BONFIREBAMBI

Carbs: 3.8g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 13.1g | Calories: 101.1
Baked Chicken Egg Rolls: Un-Chained Recipe Contest
Very Good 4.4/5
(39 ratings)

One of my biggest fast-food temptations are greasy fried egg rolls from places like Panda Express. I made over this healthy version using lean chicken and fresh vegetables. Baking the egg rolls instead of frying them saves even more calories and these don't disappoint! They're flavor packed and I can make them often without feeling guilty. I serve them at parties, or for dinner with a side of brown rice. (Un-Chained Recipe Contest Entry- Fast Food Category)

Submitted by SARASMITTY

Carbs: 41.1g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 9g | Calories: 233.6
Yummy Baked Onion Dip
Very Good 4.6/5
(9 ratings)

This delicious dip comes from a recipe I tweaked to make it lower in fat and calories. My family gobbled this up at a recent holiday party!

Submitted by BETHPROVERBS31

Carbs: 3.1g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 57.1
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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
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
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Very Good 4.5/5
(248 ratings)

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
Tahini-Lemon Dressing
Very Good 4.2/5
(19 ratings)

Use this on falafel or a salad. Add fresh or dried herbs and it becomes goddess dressing. The toasted sesame oil imparts a stronger sesame flavor to the dressing.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 74.6
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