About Ellie Krieger

Ellie Krieger

Ellie Krieger is the host of Food Network’s “Healthy Appetite” and th author of five cookbooks, including the James Beard award-winning The Food You Crave. She holds a master’s degree in nutrition from Columbia University and was an adjunct professor in New York University’s Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health. She has appeared as a guest expert on Today, Good Morning America, CNN, and The Early Show, among others, and is a regular columnist for Fine Cooking, Food Network, and Women’s Health magazines. @ellie_krieger

Blue cheese dip, with chunks of blue cheese, spilled in a white background with a spoon

Blue Cheese Dip

Tired of settling for an ordinary blue cheese dip that practically necessitates a search party to locate a stray chunk of cheese swimming in mayo? This one won’t disappoint.

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Broiled Buffalo Wings

Broiled Buffalo Wings

These lip-tingling wings boast far, far fewer calories than what you’d get at the neighborhood bar. Not that anyone will notice….

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Cincinnati Chili

Cincinnati Chili

Saucier and sassier than most, the chili you’ll find in Cincinnati comes plopped atop a pile of spaghetti and smothered with all sorts of goodness.

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Garlic Fries

Garlic “Fries”

We’re over the moon for these skinny little frites. They’re actually not fries per se, but baked shards of potato-y goodness that’ll nonethless ease your craving, each and every time.

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Grilled Thai Beef Salad

Grilled Thai Beef Salad

Spicy. Sweet. Tangy. Irresistible. Even healthful. Just what we want in something that’s hot off the grill and destined for dinner.

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Chickpea and Spinach Salad

Chickpea and Spinach Salad with Cumin

For this chickpea and spinach salad, tender chickpeas are tossed in a dressing and served over a bed of spinach. A cooling yogurt topping crowns the salad.

  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 9
Plate of chicken shop suey with diced chicken breast, napa cabbage, bamboo shoots, celery, wonton wrappers, and rice

Chicken Chop Suey

This chicken chop suey recipe is full of chicken and vegetables. On top is baked wonton skins. A healthy chicken chop suey for the family.

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Deviled Eggs

Low-Fat Deviled Eggs

These deviled eggs have without a doubt something few deviled eggs have: silky tofu in the filling. These eggs use less mayo, making them healthier.

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  • 25 M
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Glass dessert cup filled with raspberry fool (nonfat yogurt and whipped cream) fresh raspberries on top

Raspberry Fool

Pureed and strained raspberries give this luxurious whipped dessert a gorgeous pink color and a lovely tanginess to balance the sweet yogurt-cream base.

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  • 15 M
  • 5 H, 15 M
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