Diabetes Forecast

Elegant Holiday Recipes That Are Healthy, Too

By Robyn Webb, MS, LN ,

Gracious entertaining is not incompatible with a healthy lifestyle (although it sometimes feels that way). In fact, a meal that's nutritious and delicious might just be the best holiday gift of all. In our annual special food section, you'll find main courses that are robust crowd-pleasers, appetizers that pack big taste into little bites, side dishes that deserve to be at center stage, and desserts that are beyond decadent. Plus, we got the experts to reveal some of their best-kept secrets—we call them tasty tricks for making good food great. Best of all, you can use these techniques year-round to make every meal a reason to celebrate.

Main Courses

Cornish Game Hens à l'Orange

Roast Beef With Creamy Horseradish Sauce

Pork Chops Stuffed With Apples and Dates


Classic Baked Artichoke Dip

Spicy Prosciutto Shrimp

Mini Cheese Quiches

Side Dishes

Classic Potatoes Au Gratin

Broccoli and Swiss Soufflé

Creamy Cheesy Cauliflower


Double Chocolate Cake

Espresso Zabaglione

Chocolate Cream Pudding Pie



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