10 Delicious Healthy Meals You Have to Try
Looking to update your repertoire of healthy, yet delicious meals? Here are 10 delicious meals that are healthy and sure to make your tastebuds tingle with joy.
1. GRILLED BRUSCHETTA CHICKEN
Cooking time: 30 mins
Light and refreshing, this is a perfect summer meal. Having friends over for a BBQ? Surprise and delight with this delicious recipe. Just add a tossed salad on the side and you are all set.
2. BEEF AND BROCCOLI
Cooking time: 35 mins
Craving Chinese food, but don't want to get unhealthy takeout? Cook the classic beef and broccoli at home and know what ingredients you are putting in your body.
3. TUSCAN GARLIC CHICKEN WITH SPINACH AND SUN-DRIED TOMATOES
Cooking time: 10 mins (slow cooks 3 hrs)
Slow cookers are wonderful! Simply prep everything in 10 mins and pop it all in the slow cooker. Three hours later, volia, you have a delicious, creamy, healthy dish worthy of drooling over. Leave it cooking while you get something done around the house. Make everyone think you slaved away all day in the kitchen.
4. CREAMY LEMON GARLIC SKILLET CHICKEN
Cooking time: 25 mins
Another light and refreshing dish, this is great with a glass of white wine and some summer squash and cous cous. Invite some girlfriends over for an evening of drinking and a yummy homecooked meal.
5. TUNA STUFFED AVOCADOS
Cooking time: 15 mins
Need a meal in a flash? Stuffed avocados are the perfect snack to tie you over. The healthy fats and protein will keep you satiated longer than that bag of potato chips. It may not be a full meal, but it is quick, filling, and delicious. Don't forget to add a sprinkle of salt.
6. MUSHROOM GRATIN WITH WHITE BEANS
Cooking time: 45 mins
Vegetarian? Beans and mushrooms are a wonderful source of protein. Mix up the beans and create your own variation to help clean out the refrigerator. This is the perfect meal to munch on while having a movie night with yourself. Comforting and filling, but not too warming for a summers day.
7. SPAGHETTI SQUASH WITH BURRITO BOWLS
Cooking time: 1 hr 20 mins
Want a twist on the classic burrito? Try mixing it up with spaghetti squash to make it low carb. Plating the meal inside the spaghetti squash husk is also a fun way to serve it. As for myself, I heap on the guacamole.
8. CHICKEN AVOCADO CAPRESE SALAD
Cooking time: 20 mins
All the right flavors, tomatoes, cheese, balsamic, chicken, lettuce, avocado... um yes! This salad is a perfect melody. No need to add anything, you have it all packed in right here.
9. STUFFED CHICKEN BREAST WITH CHEESE AND SUN-DRIED TOMATOES
Cooking time: 40 mins
Stuffed chicken always looks so much fancier than just regular grilled chicken. Treat your significant other to a delicious (five-star-restaurant-worthy) recipe. Pair with a glass of red wine and enjoy each others company.
10. Black Bean Sweet Potato Enchiladas
Cooking time: 1 hr 20 mins
Take a break from meat and enjoy these vegetarian enchiladas. Unsure if guests you have coming over are meat-eaters, make this dish and no matter their preferences they are sure to enjoy these enchiladas.