5 Mouth-Watering Dinner Ideas for the Holiday Season Under 400 Calories

Being health conscious doesn’t have to be boring! Clocking in at under 400 calories per serving, these delicious dinner recipes are a great way to enjoy protein-packed, nourishing meals without sacrificing flavour and enjoyment this holiday season.


  1. Lemon-Garlic-Turkey Zucchini Noodles

At just 224 calories per serving, this recipe from Phil Mackenzie is a carb-friendly alternative to a traditional pasta dish. Featuring mouth-watering flavours from fresh ingredients like lemon and garlic, this dish is a great way to get your protein and vegetables in one easy-to-make meal. Pro tip: save some leftovers for a delicious and nutritious lunch the next day.


  1. Lemon-Rosemary Roast Turkey Breast

As we head into the holiday season, recipes featuring rosemary seasoning are abound, and for good reason! This crave-worthy turkey-breast recipe was created by Chef Jonathan Collins and was featured live on CP24. It’s just 324 calories per serving and packed full of flavourful herbs.


  1. Korean inspired sweet and spicy turkey bowl

At just 345 calories, this sweet and spicy Korean-inspired dish from Andrea Buckett is the opposite of “same old,” and will definitely spice things up in the kitchen.


  1. Hot Honey Turkey Stir-Fry with Toasted Almonds

A colourful, flavourful stir fry under 400 calories? Sign us up! Registered Dietitian Shannon Crocker created this Hot Honey Turkey Stir-Fry with Toasted Almonds as a simple way to get a whole lot of goodness onto your plate.


  1. Cordon Bleu All-Turkey Cutlets

Looking for an elevated dinner that’s surprisingly easy to make? Look no further than Lyne Pedneault’s Turkey Cordon Bleu. With an outside that’s crispy and crunchy and an inside filled with cheesy goodness, this dish delivers all the comforts of the holidays at only 390 calories per serving.