August 31, 2012
5 Guilt Free Recipes for Labor Day Grillin'
Happy Labor Day to all! Sad to see the summer fly by so quickly but there is still plenty of time to enjoy some barbeque with family and friends. Barbeque may not be the first thing that comes to mind when putting together a healthy menu but with a few modifications you can keep your grill lean and finger-lickin’ good. We have been scouring the internet for BBQ recipes that are both healthy and DELICIOUS to share with you and found so many that I am having a having a hard time choosing a select few—but here goes. Hope these make it onto your list of barbeque favorites—Enjoy! Pear and Prosciutto Grilled Pizza You can dazzle your guests with your outdoor pizza making skills. Consider substituting whole wheat pizza dough for some extra fiber. Grilled Peach Sundaes A low calorie, heart healthy treat sure to please a crowd. Try with grilled pineapple too-delicious! Grilled Eggplant Parmesan Sandwich Smoky, grilled eggplant provides awesome flavor while eliminating some of the calories and fat. A fantastic way to make good use of all the eggplant from your garden. Grilled Corn with Chipotle Butter What’s a barbeque without corn on the cob? The minced chipotle chilies add a spicy kick to everyone’s summertime favorite. Healthy Grilled Pork Tenderloin Tacos with Fresh Apricot Salsa This recipe from the National Pork Board combines the charred flavor of the pork with the citrus-y sweetness of apricot salsa –delectable tacos to please the masses.