Healthy 'Fast Food' Recipes

Smoky white pizza
Ann Stratton
Take a break from takeout with these good-for-you versions of your family's favorites. They cook up quicker than you can say drive-thru.
Kana Okada
Kana Okada

Moo Shu Chicken Salad

With a food prep as simple as this recipe, you'll be getting dinner on the table in no time!

Kana Okada
Kana Okada

Linguine With Scallops, Red Pepper, and Broccolini

Even picky eaters will like the delicate flavor of scallops. A 3-ounce serving has 95 calories and 20 of grams of protein.

Kana Okada
Kana Okada

Sausage and Bean Tortilla Soup

Turn canned beans into a healthier staple by rinsing in a colander. This reduces sodium by 40 percent.

Kana Okada
Kana Okada

Halibut, Pearl Couscous, and Harissa

Harissa, a spicy red-chile paste popular in North Africa, can be found in the ethnic food section of your supermarket.

Kana Okada
Kana Okada

Portobello Pizza Cheeseburgers

Mini sweet peppers are more delicate than larger varieties and make a fast side dish or a great addition to salads.

Cajun Turkey Quarter-Pounder

Most fast-food burgers have 500 calories; our delicious version has just 325.

Ann Stratton
Ann Stratton

General Tso's Chicken

We slashed the calories of this restaurant favorite from 1,300 to 414.

Ann Stratton
Ann Stratton

Vegetable Curry

Our curry contains at least a third less saturated fat than takeout. 

Ann Stratton
Ann Stratton

Easy Microwave Shrimp Nachos

Swapping shrimp for meat adds a hit of omega-3s to our easy nachos. 

Ann Stratton
Ann Stratton

Chili Dogs

No one will guess these dogs, topped with our healthy homemade chili, are low fat. 

Ann Stratton
Ann Stratton

Italian Panko "Fried" Chicken

Made from crustless bread, panko crumbs have a crispy texture. 

Ann Stratton
Ann Stratton

Smoky White Pizza

This pizza has 50 percent fewer calories than a regular pie.

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