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Carolyn's Entrees

(50 Recipes) Created by LOVEBIRD48

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Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce
Very Good 4.3/5
(79 ratings)

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
Chicken Satay with Vegetables
Very Good 4.2/5
(160 ratings)

Chef Meg lowered the fat and calories in this member-submitted recipe, which contains two servings of cooked vegetables per portion!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13.3g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 22.5g | Calories: 237.7
Grilled Garlic Citrus Flank Steak
Very Good 4.1/5
(49 ratings)

There is room for red meat in a healthy lifestyle. The key is choosing lean cuts and healthful cooking methods.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4.2g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 23.5g | Calories: 231.4
 Tuna and White Bean Salad
Good 3.9/5
(254 ratings)

A refreshing alternative to tuna salad. Pair with tomatoes and cucumber for a light lunch.

Submitted by JLPNURSE

Carbs: 20.4g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 27.6g | Calories: 219.1
Guiltless Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(43 ratings)

We ditched the mayo from this sandwich staple and boosted the nutrition with crunchy vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.8g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 179.4
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
Grilled Corn Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(25 ratings)

Take a break from eating corn on the cob to make this simple soup. Pair with a grilled steak and green salad, and dinner's ready.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 25.4g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 133.7
Orange Chicken
Very Good 4.0/5
(137 ratings)

With this dish you get a serving of fruit in every portion. Dice the orange if you prefer smaller pieces and--if you're feeling creative--use a vegetable peeler to create curls of orange zest.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.5g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 26.2g | Calories: 222.5
Roasted Salmon with Lemon Couscous and Asparagus
Very Good 4.5/5
(28 ratings)

This salmon dinner is worthy of a restaurant. Only you will know you're doing something great for your heart in every bite!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.6g | Fat: 8.7g | Fiber: 7.2g | Protein: 25.2g | Calories: 323.2
Chilled Cucumber Avocado Soup
Very Good 4.0/5
(96 ratings)

This chilled creamy soup is great for hot days. It is filling and very low in calories. Perfect for a light lunch or as a dinner starter.

Carbs: 6.7g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 3.5g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 92.5
Chicken-Veggie Stir Fry
Very Good 4.3/5
(137 ratings)

This is a great meal for a busy night--for some added fun, bring out the chopsticks! Change up the veggies, and you'll have a new meal each time you make this dish.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.7g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 18.6g | Calories: 156.8
Gazpacho (Chilled Vegetable Soup)
Very Good 4.0/5
(66 ratings)

Gazpacho is one of my favorite summer meals, and it's no coincidence that it's also one of the easiest to make. It's simply a chilled, usually blended vegetable soup of Spanish origin.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.4g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 88.6
Oh Boy, Salad!
Very Good 4.4/5
(155 ratings)

This was my great-grandfather's favorite salad. He didn't like lettuce, so when he saw this salad coming out, he always said, "Oh boy, salad!" thus the name.

Submitted by TANGO5617

Carbs: 12.8g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 101.3
Good 3.6/5
(7 ratings)

These are delicious, but need a makeover to be more calorie friendly.

Submitted by CAKIMBC

Carbs: 24.9g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 150.4
White Beans, Spinach and Tomatoes over Linguine
Very Good 4.3/5
(482 ratings)

This filling vegetarian meal is nutritious and easy to make.

Submitted by TWINMOM143

Carbs: 52.7g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 10.2g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 284.5
Very Good 4.0/5
(20 ratings)

A delicious combination of flavors that will remind you of summer even if cooking the dish in the dead of winter since most of the ingredients are available year round. You can add any other type of favorite veggie to this.

Submitted by DEBJORGENSON

Carbs: 41.2g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 6.8g | Protein: 9.9g | Calories: 274
Very Good 4.3/5
(11 ratings)

Makes one serving for a meal or two servings for a side dish.

Submitted by ABSINTHEMINDED

Carbs: 16.5g | Fat: 13.4g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 13.9g | Calories: 218.7
Very Good 4.2/5
(67 ratings)

Hearty vegetarian dish

Submitted by PAULA26

Carbs: 16.8g | Fat: 2.7g | Fiber: 3.5g | Protein: 4.2g | Calories: 105.6
Easy & Wholesome Zucchini Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(176 ratings)

This is a great recipe for summer, when you have a surplus of zucchini in the garden. Double or triple the batch and freeze them for quick and healthy breakfasts.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 128
Lemon Zucchini Dip
Good 3.9/5
(28 ratings)

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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