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Latin Flavor

Latin Flavor

Did I mention I work in Central America? Mmm.... The food is the best part! Slimmed down versions are even better!

(17 Recipes) Created by WITTYKITTY1989

Recipes in this Collection

Creamy Green Enchiladas
Very Good 4.2/5
(61 ratings)

I love enchiladas! These are full of vegetables in addition to the cheese and creamy sauce. Each one has a full serving of veggies, plus almost 20% of your daily fiber.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 11.4g | Fiber: 6.2g | Protein: 29.2g | Calories: 335.7
Quick & Easy Chicken Tostadas
Very Good 4.4/5
(34 ratings)

These tostadas are healthy, easy to make and kid-friendly. Feel free to top them with extra veggies of your choice!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.2g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 24.7g | Calories: 263
Mini Taco Cups
Very Good 4.3/5
(48 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
Slow Cooker Spanish Chicken
Very Good 4.1/5
(46 ratings)

Roasted peppers and almonds pair with fresh parsley in this tangy Spanish-inspired sauce.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 37.1g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 11.3g | Protein: 31.3g | Calories: 322.2
Chicken Enchilada Casserole
Good 3.8/5
(102 ratings)

This one-dish meal is great for a weeknight meal or as a appetizer for a party. Serve it with steamed broccoli or a green salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.4g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 8.5g | Protein: 30g | Calories: 326.1
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
No-Guilt Cheese Enchiladas
Very Good 4.2/5
(215 ratings)

You'll love these cheesy yet healthy enchiladas!

Submitted by TALESIN

Carbs: 27.4g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 11.7g | Calories: 241.3
Coach Nicole's Fresh & Skinny Guacamole
Very Good 4.5/5
(289 ratings)

Cucumbers give this guacamole a refreshing flavor while also cutting the calories in each serving.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 76.4
Slow-Cooker Salsa Chicken
Very Good 4.5/5
(418 ratings)

This is THE most popular recipe on SparkRecipes. We've added more vegetables and reduced the sodium drastically to make it even better.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 27.6g | Calories: 164.9
Tex Mex Calzones
Very Good 4.3/5
(282 ratings)

An Italian favorite gets a below the border twist. Chef Meg made just a few tweaks before giving this one her seal of approval! She adds the spices early in cooking to help boost flavor and added a full pound of turkey for a more filling meal.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.2g | Fat: 14.1g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 47.7g | Calories: 413.7
Black Bean & Corn Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(21 ratings)

A yummy low fat, high protein side dish

Submitted by SCDAILEY

Carbs: 24g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 5.6g | Calories: 140.9
Mexican Lasagna
Very Good 4.3/5
(21 ratings)

Perfectly seasoned ground turkey, loads of crunchy vegetables, and a velvety tomato sauce spice up an Italian classic. Queso fresco takes it over the top.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 9.5g | Protein: 30.3g | Calories: 352
Skinny Sour Cream & Chicken Enchiladas
Very Good 4.4/5
(807 ratings)

Serve up creamy, cheesy chicken enchiladas, and no one will be late to dinner!

Submitted by SKEYDOO

Carbs: 35g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 18.3g | Calories: 252
Very Good 4.3/5
(45 ratings)

This sauce adds a nice kick to fish, chicken, pork, eggs...almost anything.

Submitted by MIJAHA1

Carbs: 2g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 46.9
Very Good 4.4/5
(43 ratings)

A great alternative to a chimichanga.

Submitted by VEGHEADBIATCH

Carbs: 26.7g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 11.4g | Calories: 172.5
Crunchwrap Super-Supreme: SparkRecipes Un-Chained Recipe Contest Finalist
Good 3.8/5
(33 ratings)

This recipe was a finalist in the SparkPeople Un-Chained Recipe Contest!

I chose to re-make the Crunchwrap Supreme from Taco Bell because Taco Bell used to be one of my favorite fast food restaurants. Also, it is still my boyfriend's favorite fast food chain and nearly every time he goes there, he will order a crunchwrap supreme.

The funny thing is that most Mexican and Tex-Mex dishes are fairly simple to make... so I knew that it would be fun, delicious, and not too challenging to re-make this item!

Submitted by KALORIE-KILLAH

Carbs: 38.6g | Fat: 11.8g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 28g | Calories: 366.5
Authentic Mole
Incredible! 5.0/5
(6 ratings)

Lots of ingredients, but not hard to make. Follow this mole recipe, and you'll be fine. This makes a ton, but it freezes well and is great over shredded chicken and rice!

Submitted by SCHNOZZLES

Carbs: 16.4g | Fat: 11.7g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 170
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