11 Healthy Takes on (Unhealthy) Takeout Classics
Just say no to General Tso’s remorse
Your car died. Your dog has fleas. The day sucked and you’re ordering from Hunan Garden, dammit. But wait! Before you give in to calories and MSG, take a look at these ten healthy twists on your favorite takeout staples.
Hold the spicy mayo and shrimp tempura: These tasty but simple all-vegetable rolls will save you calories... and dollars.
Crispy Baked Avocado “Fries”
These avocados are baked until crisp on the outside but stay soft and creamy on the inside.
Quinoa Fried Rice with Veggies
Add some chicken, shrimp or tofu for extra oomph and protein.
Parmesan Baked Chicken Nuggets
Still pairs perfectly with barbecue sauce.
Cauliflower Pizza Crust
No dough? No problem.
When you’re craving some Mickey D’s, skip the Big Mac and opt for this healthy and filling chickpea patty instead.
Oven Fried Chicken with Honey Mustard Glaze
Fooled ya--this “fried” chicken is baked from start to finish.
Crispy Baked Onion Rings
Have your onion rings without all the grease.