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
3) Low Cal Chocolate Pudding with Corn Starch
3) Banana Muffins with peanut butter
4) Cauliflower and Cannelli Beans Mashed with Roasted Garlic
5) Hot Tofu Cheese Burger
6) Greek Yogurt Blue Berry Pancake
7) Smart Manicotti with Cheese and Spinach Ricotta
8) Sumptuous Crispy Quinoa Burgers
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9) French Onion – Tomato Soupy Soup
10) Vegan Quiche
11) Black Beans and Butternut Squash Tacos
12) Spinach Grilled Sandwich
13) Lemon Creamy Pie
14) Cauliflower Crust Pizza
15) Low Cal Black Bean and Corn Quesadilla
16) Crispy Potatoes
17) Baked Burrito
18) Cabbage Rolls
19) Crispy Zucchini Pancakes
20) Tomato Cheese Double Bites
21) Filling Oatmeal Cookies
22) Meat Free Brown Ale Chilli with Winter Squash
23) Garlic Sticks Baked
24) Chocolate Avocado Mousse
25) Cream Cheese Carrot Cupcakes
26) Veggie Fettucine Alfredo
27) Twisty Vegan Onion Rings
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.
Let us know in the comments which dish you would like to try next. Let us also know your favourite healthy food.