Christmas

Acorn Squash Stuffed with Pears, Wild Rice, Walnuts 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This tasty dish "dresses up" the meal - serve it on the side or as a light vegetarian entrée.
Apple Cranberry Streusel Pie 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
The mingling of apple and cranberry makes this festive pie a grand finalé to the meal!
Apple Streusel Pie 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Streusel topping with nuts takes apple pie one step beyond the basic.
Blueberry Chocolate Clusters 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Whether as a treat or a special occasion gift, these yummy fruit bites are sure to please!
Brandied Honey Grapes 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Grapes with attitude!
Brandied Ricotta Cake 3 stars 3 stars 3 stars
Moist dessert cake with a hint of brandy.
Browned Butter Smashed Potatoes with Butternut Squash 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Chunky mashed potatoes and squash - a delicious combination.
Butternut Squash Spiced Rice 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This delicious rice can be served as a side dish or eaten as a meal on its own.
California Raisin Oatmeal Cookies 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Hooray! Here is a lighter version of the old fave, oatmeal raisin cookies!
California Walnut Breakfast Cookie Gift Jar 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Walnuts and cranberries are a delicious holiday flavor pairing. Give this wholesome breakfast cookie jar as a fun gift this season!
California Walnut and Apple Herb Stuffing 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A scrumptious made-from-scratch stuffing, yet is easy to make!
Cashew Cream 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A non-dairy substitute for whipped cream.
Celery with Apricot Blue Cheese Spread 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Filled with dried fruit and nuts, this spread tops crunchy sweet celery as a versatile snack food.
Cherry Relish 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This tangy combo is great with roasted turkey, chicken or grilled burgers.
Chocolate Chip Cookies 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Enjoy this delicious lower-calorie version of the cookie jar favorite!
Christmas Bread 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Cherries, bananas and macadamia nuts are a perfect trio in this holiday quick bread. And, the calories are slashed with this Recipe Makeover! Per serving: 167 calories, 6g fat, 23mg cholesterol, and 14g sugars. Saves: 131 calories, 8.5g fat, 31mg cholesterol, and 12g sugars.
Christmas Ham Glaze 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
For a special occasion or holiday ham, try this delicious glaze!
Cinnamint Green Tea 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
This flavorful tea, made with spices and apple juice, is tasty hot or cold!
Couscous with Dried Cranberries, Pine Nuts and Fresh Mint 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A deliciously nutty dish with the tasty zing of cranberries and mint. Enjoy by itself, as a side dish, or as a leftover salad.
Cranberry Chutney 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This chutney makes a nice alternative to the traditional cranberry sauce, which is higher in sugar.
Cranberry Grain Loaf 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Sweet and tart crunchy flavors, this bread makes a flavorful addition to any holiday meal or sandwich. Also, it makes a nice holiday gift!
Cranberry Roast 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
A delectable roast crowning the holiday or special occasion table.
Cranberry Salad 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
When you want a salad to impress, try this stunning looking gelatin molded cranberry salad - all the taste but with 58% less calories than traditional recipes.
Cranberry Sauce 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Accent your meal with this lower-sugar version of the traditional holiday sauce! Per serving: 25 calories, 0 fat, 6.6g carbs, and 1.4g sugar. Saves: 76 calories, 0 fat, 19.5g carbs, and 21.9g sugars.
Cranberry Spritzer 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A refreshing, festive drink pretty enough to serve in a party punch bowl.
Cranberry-Banana Mold 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Brighten up your table with this festive, easy-to-make gelatin mold!
Crunchy Cherry Party Mix 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This easy-to-prepare snack is a party and holiday favorite! As a Recipe Makeover, it cuts down on the calories, fat and sodium of a traditional recipe, and, it's crunchy good! Per serving: 93 calories, 2.2g fat and 202mg sodium. Saves: 55 calories, 4.5g fat and 220mg sodium.
Crustless Pumpkin Pie 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
An easy, lower-calorie version of the traditional pie.
Curried Quinoa Salad with Cranberries and Walnuts 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A festive quinoa grain salad embellished with California walnuts and fruit flavors.
Double Chocolate Fig Cookies 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Scrumptious figs mingled with chocolate and nuts - yum!
Dried Fruit and Coconut Balls 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
These goodies make yummy holiday gifts and party treats!
Eggnog Wassail 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
An easy-to-make holiday eggnog with an apple cider twist, this Recipe Makeover shrinks the calories and fat. Per 1 cup serving: 171 calories and 0.3g fat. Saves, per cup: 350 calories and 38.7g fat over traditional non-alcoholic eggnog; or 414 calories and 38.7g fat over traditional alcoholic eggnog!
Fabulous Fig Bread 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Wrapped as a gift or eaten on the spot, complement your tea or coffee with this delicious fruit and nut bread!
Fennel Pistachio Cookies 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Looking for something new or for a yummy food gift? Try this unique and tasty treat!
Festive Fruit Bread 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Serve up this delicious bread or wrap as a gift for family and friends over the festive season.
Fig Tartlets 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Delicious pastries that will grace the holiday or dinner table.
Frozen Individual Christmas Puddings 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
These lovely individual puddings make a nice alternative to the traditional Christmas desserts.
Fruit Compote 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
This artful fruit compote is colorful and versatile.
Fruited Sweet Potatoes 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
'Dress up' your dinner table with this fruity sweet potato side dish.
Garlic Mashed Potatoes 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Yummo! Add these ever popular, spiced-up potatoes to your meal!
Ginger Spice Biscotti 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Ginger and spice make your beverage cookie so nice! Add some to your holiday gift baskets!
Gingerbread Men 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Liven up the holiday season and your gift baskets with these cute, yummy cookies.
Gluten-Free Pumpkin Spice Muffins 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Gluten free or not, mini or regular sized, these spicy raisin muffins are unbeatable! Per muffin: 120 calories, 4.7g fat, 19.6g carbs. Per mini-muffin: 56 calories, 2.2g fat, 9.1g carbs.
Green Bean and Wisconsin Cheese Casserole with Spicy Onion Rings 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Grace your table with this lighter remake of the classic green bean casserole - yum! Per serving: 95 calories, 2.6g fat and 118mg sodium. Saves: 12 calories, 5.1g fat and 245mg sodium.
Guilt-Free Turkey Gravy 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Top your bird and potatoes with this light gravy.
Harvest Vegetable Platter with Orange-Walnut Sauce 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A microwavable vegetable dish sure to warm up any party or meal.
Hazelnut Fig and Fennel Bark 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
These delectable, nutty and artistic chocolate treats also make nice gifts!
Holiday Eggnog 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
A delicious low-fat, low-carb version of the traditional recipe.
Holiday Eggnog Pie 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Looking for something new to top off a holiday meal? Try this easy-to-prepare dessert!
Holiday Ice Cream 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Chocolate, fruit, nuts, brandy, and ice cream...oh, my!
Honey-Roasted Parsnips with Sweet Potatoes and Apples 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Parsnips, sweet potatoes and apples roasted in a honey-based sauce rendering a sweet and satisfying fall side dish.
Leg of Lamb with Garlic and Rosemary 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A delectable, elegant, yet easy-to-make lamb Recipe Makeover is sure to grace your table! Per serving: 168 calories and 7.5g fat. Saves: 128 calories and 14.5g fat over a regular leg of lamb!
Lemon-Walnut Green Beans 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Each serving equals one and a half vegetable servings.
Light Vegan Brownie 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A yummy, simple dairy-free treat, made without the excessive amounts of oil - add them to your gift baskets!
Low-Fat Persimmon Muffins 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Delicious fruited muffins to start off your morning!
Mango and Ginger Glazed Ham
This delicious, lean, reduced-sodium ham could be the centerpiece for a Sunday or holiday meal.
Mashed Idaho Potatoes 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This Recipe Makeover can be made stove-top or in a crock-pot/slow cooker. It is sure to be a hit, especially during the holiday season! Per serving, 1/2 cup: 102 calories and 1.4g fat. Saves, per 1/2 cup: 32 calories and 4.7g fat.
Mexican Style Cocoa 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Mmmmm, warming hot cocoa with a hint of cinnamon - great for a cold day!
Mini Chocolate Spiced Pies 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Looking for a sweet treat or gift idea that's light on calories? Try these delicious tarts!
Mixed Spice 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Popular in Britain, this fragrant combination of spices is used in cakes, fruit cakes, puddings, gingerbread, Christmas cakes and puddings. Bottle some up and add to your gift baskets!
Mushroom Stuffed Eye of Round Roast 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This elegant roast will grace the table of your special occasions, including the holidays.
Non-Fat Vanilla Ice Cream 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Our Recipe Makeover is a delicious fat-free alternative to traditional ice cream. Per serving: 58 calories, 0.1g fat and 11g carbs Saves: 214 calories, 17.6g fat and 13.8g carbs!
Oatmeal Cranberry Flax Cookies 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Healthy oatmeal cookies with a punch of protein, fiber and healthy fat. Add to your gift baskets!
Orange Cranberry Cookies 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A nice complement to a gift basket, these fruity cookies are a 14% calorie reduction from the traditional recipe.
Peppermint Eggnog 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Celebrate the season with this light, minty eggnog.
Pomegranate-Grilled Lamb Chops 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
A mouth-watering dish, served during the holidays or anytime!
Potato and Kale Casserole 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This country-style vegetable casserole makes the perfect entry or side dish.
Pumpkin Biscuits 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A yummy way to increase the Vitamin A in your diet.
Pumpkin Cheesecake in Gingersnap Crust 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Add this reduced-fat cheesecake to your autumn and holiday repertoire, a 41% calorie reduction from a traditional recipe!
Pumpkin Nog 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Eggnog with a flavorful harvest twist, this indulgent drink makes enough to serve a crowd.
Pumpkin Pie 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A carb-light version of the traditional pie with a 36% calorie reduction.
Pumpkin Roll 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This visually appealing cake is a 46% calorie reduction from a traditional recipe.
Pumpkin and Potato Soup 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Steamy, sweet, smooth textured soup.
Red Velvet Cupcakes 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Sweet perfection! These Red Velvet cupcakes are made healthier by kicking out the artificial red dye and instead using nutritious red beets!
Ricotta Cream 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This Recipe Makeover is a fat-free replacement for traditional whipped cream, saving on calories! Per serving: 14 calories, 0.6g fat and 0.8g carbs. Saves: 18 calories, 2.2g fat and 0.9g carbs.
Roast Pork Tenderloin with Cherry-Cranberry Glaze 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Please your guests with this festive, colorful, yet easy-to-prepare entrée.
Roasted Mushrooms with Winter Vegetables 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Delectable mushroom dish - perfect as a holiday or dinner side dish!
Rum Raisin Balls 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Serve these sweet treats with coffee or other hot beverage, or wrap and give as a holiday gift!
Rum Raisin Ice Cream 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
This ice cream will bring out the "pirate" in you!
Scalloped Potatoes 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Scalloped potatoes are always popular so with this Recipe Makeover we show you how to make them healthier than the traditional dish. Per serving: 293 calories and 6g fat. Saves: 54 calories and 6g fat.
Snickerdoodles 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Surprise them at your cookie exchange or as a food gift with this old favorite made with whole wheat.
Southern Roast Turkey with Bourbon Peach Glaze 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
An elegant Southern twist to the traditional roast turkey.
Spiced Chai Tea 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Just one sip of this steamy cup of bliss will help you relax - a tea lover’s delight!
Spiced Cranberry Pears 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
These canned pears with dried cranberries and spices have a gourmet appeal like they're from a celebrity chef!
Spinach-Stuffed Pork Roast 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Elegant enough for a festive dinner, this roast reveals its colorful stuffing when sliced.
Star-Topped Cranberry Muffins 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
These festive cranberry muffins will be the star of your breakfast table or gift basket!
Sticky Date Cake 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
A lovely moist cake that also makes a nice food gift!
Stone Fruit Trifle 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Enjoy this moist, low-fat trifle made with fruit, custard and Greek yogurt.
Super Berry Shortbread 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Whether as holiday gifts or party treats, these festive, homemade cookies are a super-fruit surprise!
Sweet Potato, Apple and Cranberry Hash Browns 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
This two-potato, apple and cranberry hash spices up a holiday breakfast - good for supper too!
Sweet Potatoes with Cherry Glaze 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Antioxidant-rich sweet potatoes and cherry juice are featured in this colorful dish.
Thumbprint Cookies 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Good at cookie exchanges or gift wrapped, these cookies are a 47% calorie reduction from the traditional recipe!
Turkey Roulade with Sourdough Apple Stuffing 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Looking for a different way to serve turkey? Try this scrumptious meal.
Vanilla Custard 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
A rich, full-bodied custard, served warm as a sauce, as a pie filling, or eaten alone.
Vanilla Ice Cream 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
For a cool treat, enjoy this truly, low-fat ice cream.
Walnut Cookie Hearts Filled with Fig Jam 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars 5 stars
Delicious chocolate cookies with toasted walnuts and filled with a sweet jam make for a lovely holiday treat.
Wine Country Roasted Turkey 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars 4 stars
Grace your table with this mouth-watering dish - a pleasant change from the traditional roasted turkey!