Leslie's Featured Recipes

Looking for healthful recipes that taste great too? Here you'll find an assortment of popular recipes that come from the pages of Leslie's best-selling books. Each recipe is low in saturated fat and sodium and packed with beneficial nutrients. Even better, these recipes are easy to prepare and are sure to please your family's taste buds.

Leslie's Featured Recipes

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Garlic Roasted Cauliflower

Roasting cauliflower gives it a delicious nutty flavour and crispy texture. I add plenty of freshly ground black pepper to give the cauliflower extra spice. (If you don't like garlic feel free to omit it from the recipe.)

Coconut Almond Macaroons

I love coconut, so macaroons are a favourite of mine. This recipe yields unbelievably light macaroons that literally melt in your mouth.

Hearty Minestrone Soup

This satisfying soup is truly a meal in a bowl. The combination of wild rice, kidney beans, chickpeas and vegetables results in a delicious low calorie soup that's packed with protein, fibre, vitamins and minerals. This soup freezes very well.

Spicy Sweet Potato Wedges

This is one of those easy-to-make recipes the whole family will love. And they're loaded with beta-carotene, an antioxidant that helps fight disease. Turn the potatoes once or twice while baking to prevent them from burning.

Curried Pumpkin Soup

The combination of orange juice, coconut milk, pumpkin and curry powder gives this soup rich flavour and creamy consistency. And it's lower in sodium than most commercial soups.

Maple Glazed Salmon

I don't think you can have too many quick recipes for salmon. This one teams up soy sauce, maple syrup, mustard and ginger for a flavourful meal.


This cold Spanish-style tomato soup is loaded with vitamin C. It's meant for those summer days when it's too hot to cook and fresh, local tomatoes are readily available. This soup gets better the longer it sits, so if you have time, make it the day…