Taste Test
(Recipe Collection)

95 Recipes Created by JOLLTZZZ

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Recipes in this Collection

Chickpea (Garbanzo)
Very Good 4.6/5
(16 ratings)
Chickpea (Garbanzo) "Stew" over Couscous

Easy to make! A simple "stew" of chickpeas served over couscous makes an easy and delicious dinner, high in protein and healthy fat, and low in calories!Submitted by CASSIEWEAVER1

Carbs: 46.2g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 8.5g | Calories: 272.2
Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry
Very Good 4.0/5
(246 ratings)
Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry

Slow cookers aren't just for meat! This is a tasty, affordable one-pot vegetarian meal that's filling and perfect for your slow cooker. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.5g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 8.2g | Protein: 7g | Calories: 183.6
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Soup
Good 3.4/5
(28 ratings)
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Soup

Did you know that just three buffalo wings have 10 grams of fat? (Who eats just three?) This soup has all the spice, creaminess, and tang you crave--with a fraction of the fat.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.1g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 16.1g | Calories: 119.5
Goat Cheese Alfredo Pasta
Good 3.2/5
(29 ratings)
Goat Cheese Alfredo Pasta

Even a lunch portion of fettuccine Alfredo has 800 calories and 48 grams of fat. Mine has less than 1/2 the calories, 1/5 the fat, and plenty of veggies, too. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 53g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 16.9g | Calories: 343.6
Chicken Fajita Stuffed Peppers
Very Good 4.4/5
(39 ratings)
Chicken Fajita Stuffed Peppers

Who says you have to serve fajitas in a flour tortilla? Instead of serving peppers in the fajitas, I serve fajitas in a roasted pepper! Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.5g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 7.4g | Protein: 31.8g | Calories: 339.1
Grilled Vegetable Calzones
Good 3.7/5
(10 ratings)
Grilled Vegetable Calzones

These calzones can be made from start to finish on the backyard grill. You'll love the rich and creamy filling!Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 40.4g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 6.4g | Protein: 11g | Calories: 239.9
Whole-Wheat Pita Chips
Very Good 4.4/5
(12 ratings)
Whole-Wheat Pita Chips

Who needs deep-fried chips, when pitas crisp up so perfectly with minimal added oil? Pair these with hummus or as a crunchy side to your Greek salad.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.6g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 100
Mushroom 'Sausage' Gravy
Good 3.7/5
(36 ratings)
Mushroom 'Sausage' Gravy

Growing up in the South, sausage gravy was a staple on our breakfast table, so I wanted to create a healthier version--with a secret ingredient. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.3g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 115.4
Spicy Black Bean Burgers
Very Good 4.2/5
(180 ratings)
Spicy Black Bean Burgers

These burgers are spiced to perfection. To make them even spicier, you could melt jalapeno soy cheese on each patty and serve topped with salsa.

Carbs: 32.5g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 6.8g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 189.5
Slow Cooker Kentucky Burgoo
Very Good 4.1/5
(57 ratings)
Slow Cooker Kentucky Burgoo

This spring time stew is a must have at any Derby party! Traditionally made with pork, beef, chicken, and rabbit, I've added more veggies and lightened the meat. The best part: This is a slow cooker recipe, so the burgoo will be ready when the horses are loading into the gate.
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 22.5g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 21.6g | Calories: 192.9
Black Bean Spread
Very Good 4.6/5
(5 ratings)
Black Bean Spread

This versatile spread can be used as a dip, filling for burritos, or as a boost of protein for quesadillas. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.6g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 5.8g | Calories: 101.4
Apple-Cinnamon Slow Cooker Oatmeal
Good 3.1/5
(73 ratings)
Apple-Cinnamon Slow Cooker Oatmeal

Start the day off right with sweet and creamy slow cooker oats for breakfast. The evaporated milk adds such creaminess that you'll think you're having pudding for breakfast. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.7g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 167.8
Baked Eggs with Spicy Tomato Sauce
Very Good 4.1/5
(14 ratings)
Baked Eggs with Spicy Tomato Sauce

Nestle eggs into a spicy tomato sauce and bake them for a light and easy supper. Serve over pasta or with crusty whole-wheat bread for dipping.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.7g | Fat: 10.9g | Fiber: 7.9g | Protein: 14.9g | Calories: 277.8
Light & Healthy Apple Hand Pies
Very Good 4.1/5
(23 ratings)
Light & Healthy Apple Hand Pies

Ditch the toaster pastry. They're loaded with sugar and fat--and not much else. My hand tarts are full of fruit, and if you make them ahead of time your kids can grab them and go.
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 34.8g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 185.4
Crispy Garlic Kale with Chorizo and Beans
Very Good 4.4/5
(22 ratings)
Crispy Garlic Kale with Chorizo and Beans

Soy substitutes are so convincingly delicious that no one will know this isn't real chorizo. Bonus: This dish has zero cholesterol!
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 31.9g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 14.8g | Calories: 254
Slow Cooker Rice
Very Good 4.1/5
(33 ratings)
Slow Cooker Rice

Brown rice that's ready when you are--and packed with flavorSubmitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.9g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 119.4
Lower Sodium Seasoning Blend
(no ratings)
Lower Sodium Seasoning Blend

Try this fragrant seasoning blend anytime you want to replace salt in your recipes. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.4g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 2
Vegetarian Vindaloo
Very Good 4.2/5
(57 ratings)
Vegetarian Vindaloo

Vindaloo is one of my favorite dishes in the world! This spicy Indian curry can be made vegetarian or with meat and is packed with spices. For those new to Indian cooking, I simplified the spice list, choosing five you might already have on hand.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 61g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 16.2g | Protein: 14.5g | Calories: 330.7
150-Calorie Chocolate Mousse
Good 3.4/5
(38 ratings)
150-Calorie Chocolate Mousse

When I want chocolate mousse, only the real deal will do. This version is low in fat, but it's still creamy and rich. The hardest part is waiting for it to cool! Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27.4g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 7.5g | Calories: 145.8
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(122 ratings)
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice

Save money and time with this Chinese food makeover.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.3g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 27g | Calories: 262.3
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