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Healthy Recipes #11 – Dinner

Last week we gave you two simple lunch recipe ideas Cauliflower soup as well as Snow pea sprout and herb salad and now this weeks focus is on some more tasty dinner ideas.

We at MaxNRG Personal Training aim to provide you with weekly breakfast, lunch, dinner and the occasional dessert recipe idea that will not only revive your taste buds but take you a step closer to reaching a leaner, healthier you!

This weeks two healthy dinner options are:

  • Fish and leek pie

  • Tomato Chilli Prawns

Healthy option 1

Fish and leek pie

Ingredients

  • Olive oil
  • 2 leeks, chopped
  • 2 teaspoons finely grated lomen zest
  • 1 tablespoon cornflour
  • 2 cups no-fat milk
  • 1 cup water
  • 300g firm white fish fillets, cubed
  • 200g salman fillet, cubed
  • 1/4 cup snipped dill
  • 2 boiled potatoes

Method

  1. Heat saucepan on a low heat and spray with oil
  2. Cook the leeks and lemon zest for 5 minutes, covered, until the leeks are tender
  3. Comebine the cornflour and 1/4 cup of the milk in a small bowl to form a paste
  4. Add remaining milk and water to leeks and bring to the boil
  5. Add cornflour paste and stir over a medium heat for 3 minutes
  6. Stir in the fish cubes and the dill and remove from the heat
  7. Spoon into a 4 cup heat-proof dish
  8. Cut the pototaes into 2cm slices and arrange over the fish
  9. Spray with oil and cook under a hot grill forĀ  minutes

Serves 4

Nutritional Info

Calories – 284
Protein – 33g
Fat Total – 4.9g
Fat Saturated – 1.2g
Carbohydrate – 25g
-Sugars – 8.5g
Fibre – 2.8g

Healthy option 2

Tomato Chilli Prawns

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 5 clove garlic, crushed
  • 1 small red chilli, finely chopped
  • 1 x 400g can chopped tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • finely grated zest and juice of 1 lime
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • salt and pepper
  • 1kg green (raw) prawns, peeled and deveined, tails intact
  • 1/2 cup chopped coriander leaves
  • 2 cups steamed rice, to serve

Method

  1. Heat oiled frying pan over medium heat
  2. Cook onion for 5 minutes, or until tender
  3. Add the garlic and chilli and cook for 1 minute
  4. Add tomatoes, tomato paste, lime zest and juice, sugar and water.
  5. Season well with salt and pepper and simmer for 5 minutes
  6. Add prawns and coriander and simmer for 3 minutes or until prawns are pink and firm
  7. Serve with steamed rice

Serves 4

Nutritional Info

Calories – 396
Protein – 55g
Fat Total – 3.2g
Fat Saturated – 0.5g
Carbohydrate – 33g
-Sugars – 6g
Fibre – 3g

Our previous healthy dinner recipes:

To view more of our simple and healthy recipe ideas please visit our Nutrition Page

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