Recipes 2019-01-21T18:06:53+00:00

Weightloss
Recipes

Healthy dishes don’t have to be dull!
These delicious and healthy recipes will
help make dinner time something to look forward to.
All our recipes are developed by fully qualified
dieticians, and designed to compliment the Program.

Weightloss
Recipes

Healthy dishes don’t have to be dull!
These delicious and healthy recipes will
help make dinner time something to look forward to.
All our recipes are developed by fully qualified
dieticians, and designed to compliment the Program.

Cajun Chicken and Avocado Salad

Serves 4

Ingredients

  • 4 x 120g chicken breast, skin and bones removed (females)
  • 4 x 220g chicken breast, skin and bones removed (males)

Cajun seasoning

  • 1 tablespoon dried basil
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon dried garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper
  • ½ teaspoon dried oregano
  • ½ teaspoon dried parsley
  • ½ teaspoon dried thyme

Avocado salad

  • 1 cup baby rocket
  • 1 cup watercress
  • 1 punnet cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 2 shallots, thinly sliced
  • 100g snow peas, blanched and halved
  • 100g button mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 1 avocado, stone removed, cubed
  • French or Italian dressing

Method

  1. Mix all ingredients for Cajun seasoning in a small bowl until combined. Rub the seasoning over each of the pieces of chicken breast until well coated.
  2. Cook the chicken in a large lightly oiled frying pan until cooked through. Slice the chicken into 1-2 cm thick slices and serve the avocado salad.
  3. To make the salad, combine all ingredients in a large bowl and toss. Top with 1 tablespoon of French or Italian dressing.

Tip: Avocado has a high fat content but most of its fat is actually beneficial to the body. It is particularly high in omega-6 fats that stabilise blood sugar levels and keep hunger at bay.

Grilled Vegetable Stack

Serves 4

Vegetarian Dish

Ingredients

  • Olive oil spray
  • 1 large aubergine, sliced lengthways
  • 1 red pepper, seeded and quartered
  • 2 large zucchini, sliced lengthways
  • 4 large flat mushrooms, stems removed 1 red onion, thickly sliced
  • 4 x 150g ricotta cheese (females)
  • 4 x 200g ricotta cheese (males)
  • 2 cloves garlic, sliced
  • ½ cup fresh basil, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons fresh chives, finely chopped balsamic vinegar

Method

  1. Spray aubergine, pepper, zucchini, mushrooms and onion with oil and cook in batches on a heated barbecue or grill plate until tender.
  2. Combine cheese, garlic and herbs in a medium bowl. Mix gently.
  3. Divide the aubergine slices among serving plates. Layer with cheese mixture, zucchini, pepper and mushroom. Top with another layer of ricotta cheese and onion.
  4. Drizzle with balsamic vinegar and cracked pepper.

Lemon Spice Chicken with Crunchy Cabbage Salad

Serves 4

Ingredients

  • 4 x 120g chicken breast, skin and bones removed (females)
  • 4 x 220g chicken breast, skin and bones removed (males)
  • Olive oil spray
  • 2 tablespoons paprika (smoked is best)
  • ½ teaspoon lemon pepper
  • ½ teaspoon dried oregano
  • ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • ½ teaspoon salt

Crunchy Cabbage Salad

  • ¼ red cabbage finely shredded
  • 1 large carrot, peeled and sliced into thin batons
  • 2 shallots, sliced
  • 1 cucumber, seeded and cut into batons
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
  • 1 olive oil

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 200C
  2. Line a baking tray with foil. Lightly spray chicken with olive oil.
  3. Combine all dry ingredients in a large snap lock bag. Add chicken and toss until it is well coated
  4. Place the chicken onto the baking tray and bake for 30-35 minutes or until chicken is cooked through.
  5. To make the salad, place all the ingredients in a large bowl. Whisk lemon juice, vinegar and oil together in a small jug and drizzle over. Toss to combine.
  6. When the chicken is cold enough to handle, finely slice and combine with crunchy cabbage salad.

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