Sometimes, you just gotta have a big, juicy, manly, hearty burger. Last week, I had one of those days. So I put together this Blue Cheese Burger Recipe that was seriously out of this world. Each burger came out to just 9 Points +, which wasn’t bad considering how big and satisfying it was. I probably could’ve used a sandwich thin, or some other low carb hamburger bun, and shaved off an extra Point or two, but this time, I needed something BIG and carb-y. So I went with a thick, hearty, whole grain hamburger bun from Udi’s. The meat was so juicy and flavorful, and the pungent blue cheese was the most perfect complement. The next time you need a burger that is so divine it feels NOTHING like diet, food, this Blue Cheese Burger is your ticket!
Who says you can’t have a cheeseburger and fries just because you are a weight watcher? By just making a few small changes, I’ve whipped up a fabulous little version of one of my all time favorite American recipes – the classic cheeseburger and fries. Oh, how I adore these two together! And though I am following the Weight Watchers program, I just knew I couldn’t give these babies up. I just needed to create a healthier version of the traditional cheeseburger and fries recipe. So now, for just a 7 point Total, I can indulge in this whole meal of meat, cheese and potatoes, and not feel an ounce of guilt. Though it’s definitely a slimmed down dish, the taste has not been compromised! This cheeseburger and fries meal is so incredibly yummy, you’ll never know it’s weight watchers friendly!
photo credit: roland
One of my most favorite 4th of July BBQ foods is a good old fashioned, fresh from the grill hamburger or cheeseburger! Unfortunately, those burgers can come with some pretty hefty nutritional stats. But my recipe is so amazingly delicious, it will knock your socks off! And don’t worry — it’s not a veggie burger or even a turkey burger — it’s a real, honest-to-goodness real beef hamburger! It’s the perfect Weight Watchers Fourth of July recipe to use if you are following the Weight Watchers plan, but still want to partake in all the holiday BBQ yumminess! This is definitely you’ll want to add to your 4th of July picnic’s menu!