Slideshow: 10 Holiday Recipes Everyone Will Love (We Promise)

Southern French-Style Herb-Roasted Turkey

No holiday meal is complete without turkey, and this flavorful twist will please any crowd. In fact, this dish has become the crown jewel of author and chef Amy Riolo's Thanksgiving meal. The combination of herbs, garlic, spices, and lemon juice create a flavorful, moist turkey that is simple to prepare.

Roast Beef with Creamy Horseradish Sauce

Turkey usually takes the spotlight, but if you want to really make a statement this holiday season, try this beautiful roast. Lean meats like this roast beef can make a great holiday entrée that the whole family will love, without derailing a meal plan.

Healthy Homemade Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole is a holiday staple, but the classic recipe is typically packed with unnecessary calories and fat. This is a delicious, lower-calorie version of the traditional dish, and we guarantee it will be every bit as popular.

Sage Stuffing

Yes, stuffing! This recipe is on the healthier side, but will still thrill your guests. Our Sage Stuffing uses whole grain bread, omega-3 rich walnuts, and cranberries to give it a holiday twist. The carb per serving is still on the high side, so be sure to balance it with the other items on your holiday plate.

Crustless Asparagus & Pepper Mini Quiche

The meal that often gets overlooked when you have a houseful of guests? Breakfast. These elegant looking (but super simple) little quiches will have everyone asking how you do it. And at 65 calories and only 4 grams of carb, no one can say no.

Baked Cauliflower Puree

This Baked Cauliflower Puree is the perfect substitute for traditional mashed potatoes. To keep preparation easy, we recommend a hand blender. This must-have kitchen gadget is a great way to save time and dishes. Puree the food right in the pan it was cooked in, and clean up is a breeze. A welcome feature when cooking multiple courses for a holiday feast.

Lentil Stew

Meat dishes usually get most of the attention around the holidays, leaving vegetarians and vegans looking at a plateful of side dishes. This hearty lentil stew is the perfect alternative. Easy-to-make, fiber-rich, and protein-packed, this is a vegetarian option everyone can enjoy.

Scalloped Potatoes

Potato dishes are a common holiday item. Serve this creamy potato side at your holiday dinner—no one will even know it’s a “healthy” version of scalloped potatoes! While this recipe does cut the fat and calories, the potatoes still contain carbs, so try to pair with a non-starchy vegetable like broccoli to balance things out.

Greek Yogurt Chocolate Mousse

Looking for an alternative to pie this holiday season? This satisfying dessert can be prepared ahead of time and refrigerated. Just before serving, portion it out and top with the whipped topping.

Almond Joy Hot Chocolate

Nothing brings a family together for the holidays like a warm mug of hot chocolate. And this twist on the classic will put a smile on everyone's face. Happy Holidays!

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