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Bariatric Recipes

Bariatric Eating recipes are written to professional standards - many published in 'Before and After' - the best selling bariatric book by BE founder Susan Maria Leach, nominated for 3 IACP culinary awards.

Taco Soup

Taco Soup

Delicious and simple to make.  A soup recipe designed for bariatric surgery recipients, but tasty enough for the entire family! You'll get hugs from everyone and feel great about it because it's a healthy option for everyone!

Snappy Taco Salad

Snappy Taco Salad

Super easy and perfect as a side dish to serve with pork chops, catfish, salmon, steak or chicken. The whole family will love the flavors. Easy and delicious. BIG winner....
Watermelon Margaritas On the Rocks

Watermelon Margaritas On the Rocks

It's no secret that I love margaritas. I developed this love affair when I lived in Mexico back in the mid 1980's. In Mexico, they don't add sugar to a...
Grilled Adobo Seasoned Chicken with Corn

Grilled Adobo Seasoned Chicken with Corn

I love Goya brand Adobo seasoning. It is super popular in Florida but you should be able to buy it in any supermarket and for sure on Amazon. It is...
Shrimp Tacos in Lettuce Cups

Shrimp Tacos in Lettuce Cups

This dish is so delicious you'll wonder why its not on every Mexican menu - so fresh and flavorful with that pop of fresh lime and kick of chipotle!
Yucatan Quick Pickled Red Onions

Yucatan Quick Pickled Red Onions

Red onions soak up the flavors of oregano and cumin in this classic pickle, that is served with the achiote roasted pork shoulder banana leaves common to Yucatan, Mexico.
Mexican Stuffed Mini Peppers

Mexican Stuffed Mini Peppers

I love stuffed peppers and we know you do too!  Roasty toasty sweet peppers filled with a creamy blend of Mexican flavors that sing.

Cilantro Lime Chicken Lettuce Wrap Tacos

Cilantro Lime Chicken Lettuce Wrap Tacos

Just Delicious. There isn't a bit of cheese or sour cream in sight! There is plenty of flavor where we do not need to turn this meal into bad fast food.
Sheet Pan Meal: Chicken Fajitas

Sheet Pan Meal: Chicken Fajitas

Faster than a speeding Domino's driver, more powerful than frozen pizza, able to leap onto a plate faster than take out.

Jicama Mango Salsa

Jicama Mango Salsa

A simple salad to go alongside ribs, a burger, roasted sausages or pork chop where the lime and acidity is perfect with the bit of fat.
Salsa Fresca or Pico de Gallo

Salsa Fresca or Pico de Gallo

Salsa is one of my favorite foods. No chips though, I use a spoon and eat it from a small dish!

Skinny Margaritas at home - Cinco de Mayo!

Skinny Margaritas at home - Cinco de Mayo!

I love a good margarita… not frozen or green ones made with processed sugary mixers, but REAL ones made from tequila, lime juice and ice.
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