Using clever cooking techniques and ingredient swaps, Food Network Magazine’s test kitchen chefs have lightened up all the foods you crave. Each crowd-pleasing dish comes in under 500 calories with satisfying—not tiny—portions. With a visual table of contents—complete with icons that indicate vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free dishes—you can quickly find meal ideas for any diet. Plus, each recipe appears with nutritional information and a beautiful photograph, making eating right surprisingly simple and totally fun.
Take a look at what’s inside: Polenta with Fontina and Eggs Spiced Burgers with Cucumber Yogurt Potato-Leek Soup with Bacon Shrimp and Kale Pitas Spicy Chicken Enchiladas Chile-Rubbed Steak with Creamed Corn Three-Cheese Macaroni Banana-Almond Pudding Strawberry Corn Cakes