14 Stealthy Healthy Recipes

These stealthy healthy recipes pack a wallop of healthfulness yet don’t feel wanting in taste or appeal in any way. We’re talking about sweet potatoes and turkey and avocado and root vegetables and all manner of goodness that’s still satiating.

Turkey Meatballs with Angel Hair Pasta

Ever wondered if healthy, easy, homemade turkey meatballs that aren't dry as cardboard even exist? These tender meatballs oozing with melted mozzarella are proof that they do.
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Pozole Verde

Translation? A spectacularly satisfying and soupy stewy dish made with green chiles and chicken that takes just an hour (!) yet tastes authentic as heck.
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Breakfast Sandwich

An unconventional riff on the ever-popular breakfast sandwich that's healthier than most, easy as can be, and satisfying as all get out.
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Cauliflower Fried Rice

Low-carb, paleo-friendly, and darn near indistinguishable from the real thing. Swear.
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Shredded Beef Chili With Sweet Potatoes

"OMG!" "Not too spicy, eat-it-from-the-pot tasty." "We loved it!" That's what folks are saying about this unexpected and robust chili with its sweet heat.
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Feta Dip

Looking for an excuse to invite folks over? Here it is. Less than 10 minutes from start to wipe-the-creamy-dip-from-your-lips finish.
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Mexican Chicken Soup

This Mexican chicken soup is authentic Yucatan fare that's simply broth, avocado, lime, tortilla, and rice. The sum is far more than the parts. And it's comforting as heck.
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Skillet Eggs with Chorizo and Vegetables

This godsend of a quick weeknight recipe can be twerked, er, tweaked any which way—which is to say, your way.
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Root Vegetable Chips

Eating your veggies just got exponentially more enticing (and less expensive!) with this DIY alternative to those irresistible Terra root vegetable chips.
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Israeli Pickles

Quickles. It's what we dubbed these Middle Eastern pickles that can be made in a mere 20 minutes (!) with no fussy canning process. (Quick. Pickles. Quickles. Get it?!)
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Chicken Apple Sausage

Seriously, it's so easy to make your own sausage. Insanely easy. And holy heck, does it taste phenomenal. No meat grinder required.
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Buckwheat Pancakes

If you didn't already know that these light, fluffy, nutty buckwheat pancakes are good for you, we swear you wouldn't guess it from the taste.
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Breakfast Cookies

Think granola bars but in soft, crumbly cookie form. That's what you get with these sorta virtuous, sorta naughty little lovelies.
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Avocado Chocolate Pudding

This recipe is easy, elegant, dairy-free, gluten-free, paleo-friendly, kid-approved, and vegan. You're welcome.
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