Low-Fat Recipes

You won't skimp on flavor with these delicious low fat recipes. We've collected easy low fat meals, full menus, desserts, and more. We've got lots of low fat recipes for dinners that maximize taste without going overboard on fat -- 3 grams max, as a matter of fact. Surprise: They include classics such as meat loaf and mac and cheese! You can also make over some of your favorite recipes, such as baked goods, casseroles, and soups, by using cooking techniques that eliminate fat and calories. Make dessert bars, cookies, and cakes that have less fat but are entirely delicious; our recipes show you how. For a primer on healthy fats, click through our information on the different types of fats to learn which are good and which are bad to include in your diet. Save on fat grams by using our handy guide to healthy food swaps you can make when dining out or reaching for a snack. Lowering fat is good for you, but increasing omega-3 fatty acids can also boost your heart health; we have recipes to add more omega-3s to your diet.

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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.

Triple-Ginger Cookies

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If you love the flavor of ginger, these are without question the next cookie you need to bake. Ground ginger and crystallized ginger in the dough and rolled in a homemade ginger sugar offer three times the flavor you love.

Buttermilk-Peach Pancakes with Honey Butter

Fresh peaches add the perfect amount of sweetness to fluffy buttermilk pancakes. For a twist on flavors, try the lemon-cornmeal or chocolate whole wheat versions.

Easy Roasted Broccoli with Pecorino and Lemon

Need a quick side dish for dinner tonight? Look no further than this quick and delicious roasted broccoli. The zesty lemon and sharp Pecorino Romano cheese will have you craving this broccoli recipe.

Glazed Roast Turkey

This roast turkey recipe, complete with glaze options, is a compilation of our Test Kitchen's best advice from 90 years of testing and tasting Thanksgiving turkeys.

Gluten-Free Cake Donuts

Gluten-free donuts? Yes, please! These delightful donuts will pair perfectly with your weekend brunch. Try our spiced donut variation for more flavor.

More Low-Fat Recipes

Gluten-Free Key Lime Pie

Key lime pie filling is naturally gluten-free. Here we've paired it with a sweet graham cracker crust.

Gluten-Free Giant Ginger Cookies

We've used a 1/4 cup of cookie dough for each of these giant, molasses-infused cookies. If you prefer smaller cookies, there's instructions for mini gluten-free ginger cookies, too.

Walnut-Stuffed Zucchini Boats

When ground, walnuts take on a surprisingly pleasant texture that makes a great plant-based substitute. Make these vegan zucchini boats with your own dry-roasted walnuts by using our DIY tip.