MENU
Risotto Alla Milanese

Risotto Alla Milanese by Jenny

Risotto is a typical Italian rice dish cooked in a broth (vegetable, chicken, seafood,etc) to a creamy consistency. It is pretty simple to make and tastes divine! When I tasted this risotto many years ago for the first time I fell in love with it right away. I was surprised by its creamy texture, mesmerized by its colour and amazed…

1 vote
1284 views
Zuppa Toscana

Zuppa Toscana by Healthy Mamma

Healthy and Delicious version of *eghemm, Olive Garden's Zuppa Toscana.

2 votes
5351 views
Easy and Low Calorie, Italian Chopped Salad Stuffed Shells Appetizer

Easy and Low Calorie, Italian Chopped Salad Stuffed Shells Appetizer by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

This tasty and colorful low calorie appetizer consists of a simple to make Italian chopped salad mounded into cooked pasta shells. You can prep everything the night before and then added the dressing and stuff the shells an hour before your guests…

1 vote
8458 views
Lasagna Italiana

Lasagna Italiana by ExhilaratingChef

Inspired from the streets of Tuscany, I developed this recipe by reducing the amount of sodium, eliminating sugar, and reducing the total fat content of a traditional lasagna. Enjoy!

1 vote
4789 views
Italian Style Fresh Tomato Salad

Italian Style Fresh Tomato Salad by Salad Foodie

A make-ahead marinated salad delight or side - so simple, so delicious! The ingredient proportions are suggested below but not exact so base them on your personal tastes (see photos.)

1 vote
2445 views
Skinny Potato Salad, Caesar Style

Skinny Potato Salad, Caesar Style by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

Here’s a fresh new take on potato salad. If you like potato salad and Caesar salad you are going to love this one! It comes together quickly since I’m using a bottled light Caesar dressing. The skinny for each serving, 104 calories, 2.7 grams of fat and 3 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS.

1 vote
3182 views
Skinny and Dreamy Broccolini Risotto

Skinny and Dreamy Broccolini Risotto by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

Risotto is an elegant Italian rice dish made by stirring hot stock into a mixture of rice and sometimes onions, shallots, or garlic that have been sautéed in butter. The stock is added in ½ cup increments while continually stirring until all the liquid is absorbed before adding more stock. We know it sounds a little labor intensive…

1 vote
2204 views
Skinny Breakfast Pizza Melt

Skinny Breakfast Pizza Melt by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

Pizza for breakfast? Yes, in deed with this healthy, vegetarian breakfast melt! To make mine skinny I’m using one of those fabulous 100 calorie sandwich thins, egg whites, a little reduced-fat cheese and pizza sauce. The skinny for each is 215 calories, 6 grams of fat, 5 grams of fiber and 6 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS. It’s so easy…

1 vote
3342 views
Lite and Fabulous Steak Pizzaiola

Lite and Fabulous Steak Pizzaiola by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

This Italian classic is simply steak topped with a quick cooking, zesty, pizza-like sauce. Sometimes it’s topped with cheese. I’m using very lean top sirloin but if you’d prefer to use flank steak or skirt steak, just reduce the cooking time a bit. Doesn’t matter how you cook your filet, the sauce absolutely makes this dish. The…

1 vote
2849 views
Stuffed Pepperoni Pizza Melt, Low in Calories, Big on Taste

Stuffed Pepperoni Pizza Melt, Low in Calories, Big on Taste by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

If you’re watching your weight or trying to be healthy chances are pepperoni pizza is not on your diet, right? Great news though…We’re created a delicious and healthy melt using very low fat and calorie turkey pepperoni, reduced-fat cheese and a high fiber sandwich thin. The skinny on our melt is 215 calories, 8 grams of fat and 6…

1 vote
1927 views
Elegant Eggs Florentine

Elegant Eggs Florentine by Salad Foodie

Take eggs to the next dimension with this healthy breakfast or brunch dish. With a side of garlic toast, fruit and beverage, 1 egg on a bed of spinach makes a serving for us. But plan 2 egg-portions for hearty appetites. Leftovers keep well for tomorrow's breakfast.

1 vote
1368 views
An Italian Favorite, Chicken Cacciatore Made Light

An Italian Favorite, Chicken Cacciatore Made Light by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

Here’s a wonderful recipe you enjoy guilt-free! We’ve simmered chicken thighs in a rich tomatoey sauce loaded with mushrooms, onions and sweet peppers. It seems like boneless, skinless, chicken thighs are very popular to use in healthy recipes these days. Just by removing the skin and sauteing the veggies is a small amount of oil…

1 vote
3307 views
Beyond Decadent, Skinny Lasagna Alfredo

Beyond Decadent, Skinny Lasagna Alfredo by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

Get ready to “wow” your family and friends with this out of this world dish! No one will ever guess it’s low in calories. I’m already thinking this recipe will be on my top 10 favorites for 2012. My husband and I ended up eating it 3 days in a row. I made it skinny by using whole grain lasagna noodles, delicious store bought light…

1 vote
4133 views
Skinny Breakfast Pizza Melt

Skinny Breakfast Pizza Melt by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

Pizza for breakfast? Yes, in deed with this healthy, vegetarian breakfast melt! To make mine skinny I’m using one of those fabulous 100 calorie sandwich thins, egg whites, a little reduced-fat cheese and pizza sauce. The skinny for each is 215 calories, 6 grams of fat, 5 grams of fiber and 6 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS. It’s so easy…

1 vote
1812 views
Caesar Asparagus, Low in Calories, Big on Deliciousness

Caesar Asparagus, Low in Calories, Big on Deliciousness by Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox

I’ve never been so excited about a vegetable dish before but this one is worth raving about. It’s just like the classic salad but it’s made with roasted asparagus instead of lettuce. I’m keeping it skinny by making homemade multi-grain croutons and drizzling with a delicious light Caesar dressing. The skinny for each serving is 95…

1 vote
3297 views