2013 Grand Prize Winner | Pritikin Recipe of the Year Contest Around our house, Mexican night is ANY night! Here’s a delicious take on Chicken Fajitas, but without the added salt, fat and carbohydrates. You will love the marinated strips of fajita spiced chicken and vegetables over a whole grain quinoa salad. The bold lime…
A slice of regular pumpkin pie often has 5 grams of saturated fat. That’s 5 bacon slices! Enjoy satisfying pumpkin flavor with this zero-saturated-fat pie, compliments of the chefs at the renowned Pritikin Longevity Center in Miami, Florida.
Stir up some Halloween magic with this pumpkin pie full of natural treats like lime juice and cinnamon. BOOlicious!
Want something fresh, colorful, and citrusy for your next party? Try this Festive Forestiere Salad. There’s no oil or fat whatsoever, and only about 50 calories per cup.
Want a little sweet and spice? Try this colorful, nutritious, and very low in calorie density (just 72 calories per cup) Carrot Ginger Soup. The grated ginger and pineapple add some nifty heat and snap to the sweet carrot puree.
Double or triple the recipe for a great potluck party side dish. On busy weeknights, it’s also wonderful to have on hand in the fridge. Scoop some of your black bean salad into a whole-wheat tortilla, or blend with some crispy Romaine lettuce for a really big-sized salad. Enjoy with some fresh corn on the cob.
Who says veggie burgers are boring? You’ll get a kick out of these zesty Mexican-style bean and corn burgers topped with a citrus-hot sauce of lime juice, yogurt, scallions, and mustard. Regular burgers and their “secret sauces” can coat your arteries with more saturated fat than most of us should have for three days. With our Pritikin burgers, you’re enjoying tons of flavor, zero saturated fat, and a lot of soluble fiber from the beans. A diet rich is soluble fiber has been proven to lower blood cholesterol.