27 Classic Healthy Comfort Foods You Can Eat Guilt Free

I am a hard-core eater. It’s like I live to eat, I earn to eat and I exercise to eat. And out there, I am sure 7 out of 10 people are my mirror image when it comes to their life goals revolving around savouring different cuisines.

I have an inane liking towards travelling and enjoying the prominence of the culture each destination reflects. And that’s how I came to relish cross cultural cuisines.

But with the growing urges to embrace unhealthy lifestyle that has direct effect on my ever so growing waistline, I have decided to cut back on junks and stick on to healthy comfort foods.

We always find an excuse to eat unhealthy foods especially when they are prepared with sugar coated frosting and heavily laid cream and cheese. But in the long run it’s us who would face the brunt of it.

But guess what?

On the other hand, the vast culinary industry and expertise have brought us to a variety of our favourite foods in a lighter and skinnier form. The food we eat, the fried ones with loads of calories stuffed in them, can be made healthy and nutritious with very minimal changes in the ingredients. All we need is to include these slight variations and lead a healthy and comforting lifestyle.

In this article I shall take you around 27 Classic Healthy Comfort Foods that you can eat anytime without any guilt and fat adding up in you. And guess what, you need not run to the nearby restaurant to grab a bite. The comfort foods can be easily readied and does not require extensive preparation time.

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27 Classic Healthy Comfort Foods

1) Simple Mushroom Cheese and Macaroni

Wanna know how to make it? 

3) Low Cal Chocolate Pudding with Corn Starch

Learn how to prepare this 

3) Banana Muffins with peanut butter

Yummilaceous recipe here 

4) Cauliflower and Cannelli Beans Mashed with Roasted Garlic

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Have a look at the ingredients  

5) Hot Tofu Cheese Burger

Bring out the chef in you, the recipe 

6) Greek Yogurt Blue Berry Pancake

Learn how to bake the pancake 

7) Smart Manicotti with Cheese and Spinach Ricotta

Find the recipe link here

8) Sumptuous Crispy Quinoa Burgers

Have a quick peek at the recipe 

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9) French Onion – Tomato Soupy Soup

Cooking directions 

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10) Vegan Quiche

Recipe here

11) Black Beans and Butternut Squash Tacos

And here is the healthy dish link

12) Spinach Grilled Sandwich

Follow the recipe to get the perfect grill

13) Lemon Creamy Pie

Link to the pie

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14) Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Find the recipe in the link 

15) Low Cal Black Bean and Corn Quesadilla

Method of the recipe 

16) Crispy Potatoes

Recipe here

17) Baked Burrito

Learn to bake your Burrito 

18) Cabbage Rolls

Learn to make this healthy comfort food

19) Crispy Zucchini Pancakes

Find the recipe 

20) Tomato Cheese Double Bites

Bake your own tomato bites

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21) Filling Oatmeal Cookies

Link to the recipe 

22) Meat Free Brown Ale Chilli with Winter Squash

Learn how to prepare

23) Garlic Sticks Baked

Bake your own garlic sticks

24) Chocolate Avocado Mousse

Recipe link 

25) Cream Cheese Carrot Cupcakes

Delicious cupcake link 

26) Veggie Fettucine Alfredo

Here’s a link of the recipe 

27) Twisty Vegan Onion Rings

Link to the recipe

Although, I am no master chef, the least I can do is assure you that these healthy comfort foods are extremely lavish to taste. People who are calorie conscious, vegetarian and like to cook up something quick and easy before running off to work may find these recipes very useful and handy. Make sure you go less with the cheese and oil to turn the dishes healthier. Hope the links to the menu saved your search time.

Dear Readers,

Let us know in the comments which dish you would like to try next. Let us also know your favourite healthy food.

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