• This refreshing, creamy soup is best served chilled. Pair it with shrimp or chicken kebobs and you have a complete and healthy meal that you are sure to devour—guilt-free. YIELD 4 servings ZEST Factor Medium Prep Time 1 hour, 10 minutes Cook Time none 1...

  • We’ve tossed together pantry staples found in Louisiana kitchens across the state to create a light, quick and easy chicken salad. It’s crunchy, sweet and tangy, and has just the right amount of spice. No will even notice you substituted yogurt for mayo! YIELD 8 SERVINGS...

  • Oftentimes, smoked salmon dips are comprised of cream cheese, dill and red onions, but for this one, we’ve incorporated Asian flavors for a party app that’s reminiscent of a Philadelphia cream cheese sushi roll. YIELD 10–12 servings ZEST FACTOR Medium PREP TIME 10 minutes COOK...

  • Here, mustard is used two ways, in a zesty marinade and a creamy sauce with honey mustard and lime juice. YIELD 4 servings ZEST FACTOR Medium PREP TIME 15 minutes COOK TIME 15 minutes For the marinade: 1⁄3 cup honey mustard 2 tablespoons olive oil...

  • This crunchy, colorful salad makes for a satisfying lunch that brings the nutrition. Meat lovers can swap chopped grilled chicken or turkey deli for the chickpeas and still keep things on the light side. YIELD 4 servings ZEST FACTOR Mild PREP TIME 15 minutes COOK TIME...

  • These delicious fritters from South Africa are also sometimes served at breakfast, dusted with cinnamon sugar. We’re adding a hint of spice, of course. YIELD 6–8 servings               ZEST FACTOR Medium PREP TIME 10 minutes        ...

  • Cook everything on one large sheet pan to make prep time and cleanup a breeze. Feel free to use any vegetables you like, but we suggest choosing ones that will reach your desired doneness in time with the crispy salmon. YIELD 4 servings ZEST FACTOR...

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