Eat Healthy This Summer With 8 Delicious Heart Healthy Recipes

Wanting to whip up some savory snacks this summer? Any of these mouthwatering recipes ranging from light side dishes to filling meals will take your summer cookout to the next level.

Fruit Pizza

Looking for something sweet and fruity to snack on? Try this version of fruit pizza that your friends and family will love.

 

Cucumber Watermelon Salad

This light and refreshing cucumber watermelon salad is a great way to freshen up the picnic table this summer.

 

Pasta Salad

Add seasonings such as minced garlic, dried oregano, black pepper, dried thyme and basil to this picnic classic to give it some extra flavor. 

 

Grilled Corn on the Cob with Roasted Jalapeño Butter

Want to give your corn on the cob a little kick? Throw this recipe on the grill to spice up a classic side.  

 

Sausage-Pepper Kabobs

Looking for something you can eat on the go? These sausage-pepper kabobs are great finger foods. For a lower fat content, check out different types of sausage.

 

Turkey Burger with Sweet Potato Fries

For a lighter alternative to hamburgers, throw a turkey burger on the grill. Use lean ground turkey to cut off some extra fat.

 

Chicken Burgers with Guacamole, Cheddar and Charred Tomatoes

Looking to spice up your grilled chicken? Try including these additions for a delicious gourmet burger spin-off. 

 

Barbecue Pulled Chicken

Craving barbecue but wanting to enjoy the sun with friends and family? Try this hands-off recipe that can be made in your slow cooker.