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Imitation Indulgent

Instead of giving up unhealthy foods, consumers are turning to modifications

Implications - With increased attention to and information about the nutritional aspects of food, health-conscious consumers are turning to healthy modifications. Allowing a feeling of indulgence and familiarity without compromising nutrition goals, this approach to food and other products shows that consumers demand to have their cake and eat it too.
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6 Featured, 41 Examples:
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Date Range:
Oct 13 — Nov 13
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Mild
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Featured Examples

Sushi-Inspired Vegetarian Snacks
Sushi-Inspired Vegetarian Snacks
Cucumber Feta Rolls are a Quick Treat to Whip Up for Guests
From book clubs to bridal showers, cucumber feta rolls are a delicious appetizer that are easy to make. If you’re looking for a new recipe to serve guests, going a healthy route should... MORE
Healthy No-Bread Bruschetta
Healthy No-Bread Bruschetta
Sweet Potato Bruschetta is a Yummy Snack to Calm Your Cravings
For people who are prone to snacking, sweet potato bruschetta is a healthy way to get rid of the guilt you feel from eating a little treat before a meal. This light snack doesn’t require you... MORE
Healthy Homemade DIY Chips
Healthy Homemade DIY Chips
Make Sweet Potato Chips When You Have a Craving for Store-Bought Snacks
For people who love eating a bag of chips when watching TV, homemade sweet potato chips will satisfy your cravings without the bad fat and excessive salt. This snack is easy to make and it provides... MORE
Healthy Savory Seed Pops
Healthy Savory Seed Pops
Quinoa Pizza Balls Healthy Cake Pop Alternatives
If you’re hoping to shift to a healthier diet, quinoa pizza balls are a delicious snack that will have you wondering why you spent all those days eating fatty cake pops. To make this... MORE
Spicy Skewered Meal Starters
Spicy Skewered Meal Starters
Add a Kick to Your Appetizers with Spicy Sweet Potato Kebabs
For your friends who love intense flavor, serve up some sweet potato kebabs at your next get-together. These skewered appetizers will definitely satisfy guests, especially if you put four or five... MORE
Meatless Fruit-Topped Pizzas
Meatless Fruit-Topped Pizzas
Serve Your Guests a Sweet and Healthy Appetizer with Apple Pizza
As the holidays approach, it’s time to start thinking of creative and delicious meals to serve your guests, and apple pizza is definitely one worth trying. Although apples may not be your... MORE

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