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Mediterranean Diet-Friendly

Mediterranean Diet-Friendly

My mediterranean recipes.

(82 Recipes) Created by LTHORNTON79

Recipes in this Collection

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Recipe courtesy of Oldways.com and The Zuni Cafe Cookbook by Judy Rogers. Adding bread to a salad of greens and tomatoes is popular in the Mediterranean. Here itís paired with cucumbers, radishes, and olives, in a tasty mix that delivers lots of satisfying crunch.

Submitted by LTHORNTON79

Carbs: 3.2g | Fat: 17.4g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 171.5
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Cookbook creator says: Yummy!

Submitted by LTHORNTON79

Carbs: 39.1g | Fat: 7.6g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 13.2g | Calories: 274.9
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Recipe courtesy of Oldways.com and the book Spice - Flavors of the Eastern Mediterranean by Ana Sortun. This is a traditional Turkish specialty - serve with fish or alone.

Submitted by LTHORNTON79

Carbs: 15.9g | Fat: 19.3g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 242.9
Roasted Chicken and Veggies in One Pan
Good 3.7/5
(31 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Quick, easy and satisfying!

Submitted by CHELLESHOCKED

Carbs: 28.6g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 23.5g | Calories: 263.4
Oatmeal Pancakes
Good 3.9/5
(168 ratings)

A hearty pancake that provides over 6 grams of fiber per serving. I like to add blueberries to the batter. Very kid-friendly recipe!

Submitted by CTCLOUGH

Carbs: 43.1g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 6.2g | Protein: 11.3g | Calories: 271.3
Honey Mustard Roasted Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(479 ratings)

Rich, flavorful honey mustard chicken with carrots and potatoes.

Carbs: 39.4g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 30.5g | Calories: 356.7
Effortless Mini Pepperoni Pizzas
Very Good 4.4/5
(163 ratings)

This pizza is low in calories and super delicious to boot. There is no reason to feel deprived! You'll get all the satisfaction of pizza and feel full without any of the extra fat.

Submitted by RUNNING2LIVE

Carbs: 23.3g | Fat: 14.5g | Fiber: 10g | Protein: 28.3g | Calories: 306.1
Good 3.3/5
(46 ratings)

Barley is high in dietary fiber and niacin.

Carbs: 34.8g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 7.4g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 228.5
Tzatziki (Yogurt Dip)
Very Good 4.4/5
(84 ratings)

Tzatziki is a Greek and Turkish appetizer, also used as a sauce or dip. This recipe is perfect with Mediterranean dishes or anything else on a hot summer's day.

Submitted by LOULOUB

Carbs: 3.3g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 20
Baked Falafel
Very Good 4.1/5
(61 ratings)

Use all chickpeas if you don't have fava beans. If you use canned beans, the sodium levels will be higher so omit the salt.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 15.2g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 99.7
Banana Nut Granola
Very Good 4.4/5
(49 ratings)

I started making my own granola, and I wanted a recipe with no added fat.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 35.9g | Fat: 9.4g | Fiber: 6.3g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 248.9
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
Spinach-Berry Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(401 ratings)

Fresh and juicy during spring and summer months, strawberries are delicious when combined with tender spinach, creamy goat cheese and crunchy toasted almonds.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.4g | Fat: 16.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 181.2
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)

Use pure wild rice, not a blend of wild and brown rice.

Submitted by MISSELIBU

Carbs: 17.5g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 80.7
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
Mexican Pizza
Very Good 4.4/5
(103 ratings)

This Mexican pizza is a tasty alternative to traditional pizza. Add grilled chicken or cooked shrimp to change this up!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 29g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 11g | Calories: 203.9
A Slimmer Slice: Fresh Tomato & Chicken Pizza
Very Good 4.0/5
(30 ratings)

This low-cal pizza recipe gives you the ooey-gooey taste you love -- without the fat. From Fitness Magazine

Submitted by FITNESSMAGAZINE

Carbs: 24.1g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 10.8g | Calories: 180.8
Panzanella (Bread and Tomato Salad)
Very Good 4.3/5
(41 ratings)

Panzanella is an Italian salad that can be found on trendy bistro menus in the hot summer months. This salad was invented when times were tough, as a way to use up stale bread.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 6.6g | Calories: 224.3
15 Minute Chili
Very Good 4.1/5
(883 ratings)

In 15 minutes, this easy recipe will take the chill off a cold evening.

Carbs: 32.3g | Fat: 13.3g | Fiber: 10.1g | Protein: 31.3g | Calories: 370.8
Very Good 4.2/5
(94 ratings)

A guiltless dinner favorite that's sure to please!

Carbs: 56g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 15.2g | Calories: 317.3
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