Content tagged with “1 hour or less”
Cherry Amaretti Gratin
Sweet amaretti crumbs make a quick, low-fat topping that is a perfect foil for tart cherries.
Roasted Garlic Hummus
This garlicky hummus is the perfect dip for pita crisps. To make the crisps, simply bake triangles of pita bread in a...
Cooked blueberries provide a base for a sauce of whole fresh berries. Serve over lemon sorbet or pound cake.
Pears baked in almond tea take on a flavor reminiscent of amaretto but at a fraction of the calories. The crunch of...
Pasta with White Clam Sauce
Here we toss a light clam sauce with whole-wheat pasta and top it with a vibrant combination of lemon zest, parsley and...
Hickory Nut Cookies
Shelling hickory nuts is a labor of love—they are one of the hardest nuts to crack. You may substitute pecans, which...
Quick Cinnamon Rolls
A biscuitlike pastry, based on a traditional German recipe, makes these much faster than yeast-raised cinnamon rolls.
Apple Cider Doughnuts
These doughnut-shaped cakes are flavored with apple cider and glazed with maple syrup. If you do not have a mini Bundt...
Apricot Rum Balls
Quick and easy to make, these apricot-based bonbons are perfect for gifts or last-minute bake-sale contributions.
The warm, winning flavor of cinnamon can be savored for a long time with this homemade apple lollipop.
New Generation Granola
A little number-crunching reveals that granola's image as a health food is undeserved. Shifting the balance toward...
This classic orange marmalade is a pretty gift for the holidays.
Macaroni & Cheese
The sauce for this simple mac-and-cheese uses low-fat cottage cheese as its base. Just a cup of sharp Cheddar adds lots...
Curried Red Lentil Soup
This soup is inspired by the Indian side dish dal; the Hindi word means “split” and refers to the split peas or lentils...
Eggplant, potatoes, sweet potatoes, tomatoes and green beans flavored with rich Indian spices yields a substantial dish...
A tender, gingery biscuit dough is spiraled around a spiced apple filling and baked in a hot cider bath. Golden...
Packed with dried cranberries and low-fat granola, these firm bars are excellent travelers, full of complex...
With its mellow, almost buttery flavor and texture, roasted garlic is a surefire way to perk up low-fat dishes.