Diet friendly holiday dishes are not a myth, my ladies, and there are even plenty of wonderful recipes to help you pull it off and prepare everything from sweets and side dishes to those traditional and super yummy main courses! Lots of flavors both new and well-known and no guilt – need more reasons to opt for a few healthy holiday treats this year? No? Well, here are a few diet friendly holiday dishes you’ll definitely want to try.
1. Weight Watchers Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies
Diet friendly holiday dishes just wouldn’t sit well without an equally fulfilling, comparatively figure friendly dessert! And this well-known Weight Watchers recipe seems like a perfect choice! So? What do you say? Let’s nail down the dessert first!
2 Tbsp salted butter, softened
2 tsp canola oil
1/2 cup(s) packed brown sugar, dark-variety
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/8 tsp table salt
1 large egg white(s)
3/4 cup(s) all-purpose flour
1/4 tsp baking soda
3 oz chocolate chips, about 1/2 cup (Dark chocolate is the best choice)
Preheat oven to 375ºF.
In a medium bowl, cream together butter, oil and sugar. Add vanilla, salt and egg white; mix thoroughly to combine.
In a small bowl, mix together flour and baking soda; stir into batter. Add chocolate chips to batter; stir to distribute evenly throughout.
Drop 48 half-teaspoons of dough onto one or two large nonstick baking sheets, leaving a small amount of space between each cookie. Bake cookies until golden around edges, about 4 to 6 minutes; cool on a wire rack. Yields 1 cookie per serving.