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(62 Recipes) Created by JYOTIAN1

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Apple-Escarole Salad with Gorgonzola and Walnuts
Very Good 4.2/5
(14 ratings)

This salad is full of distinct, strong flavors. It's a great way to get new greens onto your plate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.2g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 4.1g | Calories: 156.4
Perfect Grilled Fish with Yogurt Dipping Sauce
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)

Does your fish always stick to the grill? Not with this super easy method!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 30.7g | Calories: 156.2
Kitchen Basics: Poached Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(19 ratings)

What's the secret to moist and flavorful chicken? Poaching it! Chicken breasts contain very little fat; this method keeps the meat from drying out.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.5g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 25.9g | Calories: 138.3
Easy Whole Wheat Flatbread
Very Good 4.5/5
(75 ratings)

Chewy, homemade flatbread makes any meal seem special. Use in place of pitas, bread, or crackers!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.9g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 5.4g | Calories: 84.5
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
Easy Watermelon & Feta Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(33 ratings)

Watermelon is a favorite summer dessert, but it makes a lovely salad, too. Here, creamy citrus dressing pairs with the sweet melon and crunchy celery.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.3g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 51.8
Whole-Wheat Pita Chips
Very Good 4.4/5
(12 ratings)

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)

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
Goat Cheese Alfredo Pasta
Good 3.2/5
(26 ratings)

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
Whole-Wheat Buttermilk Biscuits
Very Good 4.3/5
(38 ratings)

This Southern staple gets a dose of fiber--with half of the fat of the original. Make a double batch over the weekend and freeze for the busy weekday mornings.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13.5g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 104.4
Orange-Miso Grilled Salmon
Very Good 4.5/5
(22 ratings)

Sweet and tangy oranges pair perfectly with rich, salty miso.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 29.3g | Calories: 236
Homemade Greek Yogurt Salad Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(42 ratings)

Use this to dress your salad or as a dipping sauce for cut vegetables. Don't like cilantro? No problem, just swap it out for Italian parsley or dill.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.1g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 8.8
Garlic Dijon Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(23 ratings)

Vinaigrettes are perfect as salad dressing, a dipping sauce for steamed vegetables, and a marinade for lean cuts of meats.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.3g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 47.2
Vegetarian Vindaloo
Very Good 4.2/5
(54 ratings)

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
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(119 ratings)

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
Roasted Winter Vegetables
Very Good 4.4/5
(13 ratings)

By roasting these hearty winter vegetables, we soften their strong tastes and bring out their natural sweetness.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.6g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 74.7
Pomegranate Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(17 ratings)

This seasonal salad is ready in a flash. You will love the softness of the greens with the crunch of the radish and pomegranate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 19.9g | Fat: 12.4g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 23.5g | Calories: 286.3
Pickled Garden Vegetables
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)

Pickling is a great way to extend the season. The basic pickling mix can be used for just about any vegetable.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.6g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 50.2
Loaded Potato Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(61 ratings)

Low in fat, but big on taste, everyone wins with this comforting soup recipe!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.7g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 4.4g | Calories: 157.3
Mini Stuffed Potatoes with Charred Corn and Red Pepper Hummus
Very Good 4.0/5
(8 ratings)

A healthy appetizer or side dish that's heavy on the veggies. Use store-bought or homemade hummus.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 32.8g | Fat: 0.9g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4.5g | Calories: 151.8
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