About Ellie Krieger

Ellie Krieger

Well known from her hit Food Network show “Healthy Appetite,” and host and executive producer of the cooking series “Ellie’s Real Good Food” on Public Television, Ellie Krieger is a New York Times bestselling, IACP and two-time James Beard Foundation award-winning cookbook author. She writes two regular columns for the Washington Post and has also been a columnist for Fine Cooking, Food Network magazines and USA Today.  Ellie is a registered dietitian nutritionist who earned her bachelors in clinical nutrition from Cornell University and her masters in nutrition education from Teacher’s College Columbia University. Her latest book, Whole in One: Complete, Healthy Meals in a Single Pot, Skillet or Sheet Pan will be released in October 2019. @Ellie_Krieger

A green plate topped with a grilled Thai beef salad made with lettuce, beef, shallots, and cilantro.

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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  • 30 M
  • 4
A pile of baked french fries, sprinkled with salt and fresh parsley on a paper towel.

Baked French Fries

Crisp yet tender potato-y goodness that’ll ease your craving, each and every time. You’ll never guess they’re not fried.

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  • 50 M
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Two parfait-style serving dishes filled with raspberry fool, and topped with fresh raspberries.

Raspberry Fool

A luxurious and crazily simple dessert with a subtle sweetness and a lovely tanginess.

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  • 5 H, 15 M
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A stack of three whole-wheat pancakes with strawberry sauce, a couple whole strawberries, and confectioners' sugar sprinkled over the top.

Whole Wheat Pancakes with Strawberry Sauce

Made with half whole wheat flour and half white flour, these pancakes are light and fluffy and improbably enticing for something that actually has redeeming nutritional qualities.

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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….

  • 25 M
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  • 4
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.

  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
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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
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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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