Are you planing a BBQ celebration?
Whether you’re hosting your own feast or contributing to a potluck party, I have got a few ideas that will slim down the festivities while still making your tummy and taste buds happy.
From lean shrimp skewers to a skinny sangria, check out these tasty fun weekend recipes!
Lemon Grilled Asparagus
The perfect spring vegetable, asparagus is an excellent source of fiber, folate and vitamins A, C and K. Use a spice-infused olive oil as a marinade, then roast it in the oven with parmesan cheese and lemon for a decadent finish. Your dish will be ready for serving in 20 minutes.
Grilled Pineapple -Lime Shrimp
Take your BBQ south of the border with this easy shrimp recipe: 1/2 c coconut milk, 4 Tbsp. Tabasco red sauce, 2 Tbsp. soy sauce, 1/4 c orange juice, 1/4 c lime juice, 1 teaspoon garlic. combine for a magnificent marinade. Serve this dish as an appetizer or grill up some veggies with your shrimp for a refreshing dinner.
1.5 cups of fresh sliced strawberries, sliced oranges and raspberries
16.9 oz Bottle of raspberry flavored sparkling water
1/4 cup Vodka
Add fruit, wine and vodka to a pitcher and stir.
Chill for 4-6 hours or overnight.
Mix in sparkling flavored before serving.
Fill glasses with ice, pour the sangria and garnish with mint or a slice of lime
This recipe makes 6 servings. Each serving is 80 calories