01 Feb Super Bowl: Round 2
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It’s that time again – Super Bowl Sunday! A day for football, fun, and… unhealthy foods? Not necessarily. We got the chance to attend a special event earlier this week hosted by Dannon Oikos that featured classic Super Bowl recipes – with a healthy twist. Move over, greasy chicken wings with blue cheese dressing. Step aside, nachos with soggy cheese. What we’ve got is way better – and better for you. Adding nonfat yogurt, such as Dannon Oikos Greek yogurt, to your dishes is a delicious way to increase the nutritional quality of a dish. Plain nonfat Greek yogurt is an excellent source of protein and contains no fat or added sugars. Instead of using ¼ cup of butter, substitute 1 cup of Greek yogurt; for 1 tablespoon of sour cream, try 1 tablespoon of yogurt instead. You won’t taste the difference but your body will feel the difference.
Check out the recipes below, courtesy of Dannon Oikos, for some healthy alternatives to game day favorites! And click here for more delicious recipes from Dannon Oikos. To see the recipes in larger text, please click on the images.