Chilly weather brings cravings for belly-warming comfort food. Nothing beats curling up with a warm bowl of melty macaroni and cheese or diving into a scrumptious pot pie! Unfortunately, conventional recipes don’t serve your health and fitness goals. SkinnyMs. has cooked up healthier alternatives to calorie-laden comfort dishes that won’t add inches to your waistline. Enjoy these 15 Healthy Comfort Food Recipes for Winter!
1. Zucchini-Bell Pepper Pizza
Who says pizza can’t be healthy? This pie packs a boatload of nutrients without skimping on the cheesy textures and bold flavors you love. A slice rings in at just 91 calories!
2. Slow Cooker Fried Chicken
This light twist on classic fried chicken delivers crispy, tender goodness without the fat and calorie overload.
3. New York Strip with Mushroom Gravy and Caramelized Onions
This juicy sirloin coated in savory mushroom sauce will be the star of your next dinner party!
4. Skinny Lasagna Rolls
Sharp and savory cheeses, garnishes, and nutritious veggies all rolled up in whole-wheat noodles. You’ll cherish every bite of this luscious lasagna.
5. Slow Cooker Beef Stew
Hearty chunks of meat and chewy root veggies come together in this simmering, soul-soothing comfort stew. Top with fresh parsley for a deliciously fresh finish!