Low-Cholesterol Recipes

If you need to lower your cholesterol—or even if you're just trying to eat healthier—you don't have to give up flavor. We've got tasty, healthful recipes that your family will love and won't even notice are lower in cholesterol. Start by setting the record straight. If you are confused about good and bad fats, you're not the only one. We've got a handy guide that explains it all, as well as what to avoid and how to read labels. Eggs and oil used to be no-no's for people who wanted to lower cholesterol levels, but no more; try our recipes that include eggs and egg substitutes, as well as flavorful, healthful oils. There are lots of heart-healthy cooking shortcuts that the experts rely on; try our healthy cooking tips at home. And all of our recipes—including oatmeal, salads, and fish, as well as indulgent desserts and appetizers—can be added to your dinner rotation to help lower cholesterol.

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Fruit Pinwheels

You get to choose your filling in these delicious (and pretty) pinwheel cookies. We suggest berry, cherry, or orange marmalade.

Zucchini Chips

Need a quick veggie side dish to pair with dinner? This zucchini recipe is quick, tasty, and pairs well with almost any entree, so keep it handy for zucchini season!

Citrus Granita

Healthier than ice cream, this tangy citrus granita is just as tasty. Choose lemon, lime, or orange, and enjoy this healthy frozen dessert!

Frozen Blueberry Cheesecake

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This gorgeous no-bake cheesecake will make everyone at your table want to start with dessert first. And with the temptation of the pretzel-almond crust, creamy vanilla filling, and frozen blueberries on top, who could say no?

Cast Iron Fried Green Tomatoes

This southern classic is a perfect fit for your cast iron skillet.

Lemon-Roasted Tuna and Asparagus

One sheet pan equals one delicious dinner. Roast tuna and asparagus together on the same pan with lemon juice and zest to make this mouthwatering meal.

More Low-Cholesterol Recipes

Vegetarian Citrus-Corn Tacos

Please the vegetarians at your table on taco night with these easy vegetarian tacos. Stuffed with all kinds of veggies and drizzled with a citrusy sauce, you definitely won't have any leftovers.

Pistachio-Cranberry Icebox Cookies

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This make-ahead cookie recipe makes enough for a crowd, so make sure your cookie jar is empty when you start on a batch. Chopped pistachios and dried cranberries make a yummy fall filling.

Blueberry Pecan Arugula Salad

Toss fresh blueberries, pecans, and feta on a fresh salad for a deliciously sweet and savory summertime meal!