Sensational Szechwan Chicken is one of our most-requested recipes, but at 61 g of fat and 890 calories per serving, an overhaul was overdue! This lightened-up version has 11 g of fat and only 280 calories per serving.
Sensational Szechwan Chicken - Light
Finely chopped hard-boiled egg makes this salad look like mimosa flowers, hence the name. Instead of chopping the egg, you can use a ricer if you have one. Keep the white and yolk separate for a particularly striking presentation.
Cool Cucumber Sunomono with Crab
Sunomono is Japanese for vinegared salads, especially refreshing in the heat of summer. Serve as part of multi-course Japanese meal.
Creamy Panna Cotta
Panna Cotta means cooked cream in Italian. Our version is softly set, creamy and luscious. Butterscotch sauce takes it over the top.
Oh You Sweet Lovely Fool
Fool hails from England, and traditionally is made from fruit folded into whipped cream. We’ve lightened our pineapple fool by using yogurt.
Scalloped One Potato, Two Potato
Scalloped potatoes are an all-time favourite. Sweet and white potatoes combine in this update of a dish that’s usually high in fat. We used stock instead of cream to reduce the fat.
Sweet Corn and Crab Soup
To get filmy and light strands of egg, the soup should be simmering. If the soup’s at a hard boil, the egg gets scrambled and rubbery.
Wild Mushroom Barley Risotto with Scallops
This woodsy risotto would be at home on the menu of a gourmet restaurant. Barley gives a chewier, less creamy risotto than does rice.