A Healthy Super Bowl Menu

8 slimmed-down Super Bowl recipes to keep you in the game

A Healthy Super Bowl Menu
Donna Griffith

Partying with your friends and cheering for your team on Super Bowl Sunday doesn’t mean you have to pack on the pounds again — especially when you’ve just started to gain traction on your New Year’s resolution to lose weight.

To keep you from slipping back down that slope of fatty, calorie-laden dips, meat-heavy chili, and greasy nachos, we’ve compiled some slimmed-down versions of game day favorites that still taste great while leaving you feeling like a champ, not bloated like the Goodyear blimp. You’ll find a few recipes from the Eat-Clean diet, as well as some old favorites. Chow down on some wings during the action, or dip into a Mediterranean classic, baba ghanoush. And yes, you can have pizza!


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Vegetarian Chili

Four different kinds of beans and a whole head of roasted garlic keep this meatless chili hearty and flavorful...






Chile de Arbol Salsa

No party is complete without a little salsa, and this one is packing some serious heat...






BBQ Chicken Pizza

Whole-wheat pizza dough means that you’ll feel satisfied with less...






Healthy 12-Layer Nachos

If you skip the crema, these baked nachos, made with homemade chips, are actually a lot better for you than most nachos...






Chicken Wings

Whip up some of these wings and you’ll be the talk of the party, at least, during halftime...






Shrimp Tacos with Avocado and Mango Salsa

Supremely satisfying and delicious, these shrimp tacos are sure to be a hit...






Baba Ghanoush

Serve this slightly smoky eggplant-based dip with whole-wheat pita wedges for a fun party snack...






Parmesan Chicken Fries

Whole-grain breadcrumbs lend a healthy and satisfying crunch, while baking instead of frying keeps the calories down...

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