Oopah! Have you discovered Greek cuisine yet? This flavor-packed food is heavy on fresh herbs, olive oil, garlic, and lots of vegetables, which means that you really can have healthy and delicious all on one plate.
Lightened Greek Egg Lemon Soup: Avgolemono is a classic, comforting Greek soup, and this lightened up version doesn’t disappoint. (via The Lemon Bowl)
Greek Dinner Salad: The flavors in this classic Greek salad are bright and fresh with a hint of citrus from the lemon. Delicious! (via My Recipes)
Greek Quesadillas: Maybe your kids (or husband) aren’t sure about all this Greek food. When in doubt, make it into a quesadilla! Everyone loves quesadillas, and this Greek version is sure to please. (via A Couple Cooks)
Greek Fava Bean, Eggplant and Olive Stew with Feta: This is a thick, hearty stew served over rice. The beans make this a very filling, satisfying meal. (via Meditrreasian)
Greek Chicken Souvlaki: If you’re cutting fat and salt, citrus is a great way to have the food be flavorful and satisfying. This chicken is full of flavor, yet fresh and light. (via Butter with a Side of Bread)
Greek Stuffed Chicken Breasts With Lemon Orzo: I don’t know about you, but I’m always looking for new ways to serve chicken. These stuffed breasts really hit the spot, and the lemon orzo is the perfect side. (via Fitness Magazine)
Chicken Greek Salad in Pita Pockets: Pitas are a wonderful alternative when you’re tired of sandwiches, especially when stuffed with yummy chicken and loads of fresh veggies. (via Joan’s Food Wanderings)
Greek Quinoa Salad: Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you have no doubt heard how wonderful quinoa is for you. This salad gives you a delightful new way to enjoy quinoa. (via Chealsea’s Messy Apron)
Fassolatha: Nothing says contentment like a warm bowl of soup, and this one is actually the national soup of Greece. You can substitute canned beans if you don’t have time to soak dry ones. (via Greek Food)
When healthy eating is this delicious, it’s easy to keep your diet on track! If you have other healthy Greek favorites, please share them with us in the comments below!