Recipe Makeovers

Lighter, healthier, but just as tasty: See how we made over these favorite dishes.

Key Lime Pie: Recipe Makeover

It may have seemed like a light, ethereal pie all along, but it wasn't—until now. We kept the tang and the graham goodness. By: Sidney Fry, MS, RD

Lighter Key Lime Pie
Photo: Randy Mayor

Lighter Key Lime Pie

There's an addictive quality to Key lime pie's finely tuned balance of the sweet and the tart, the creamy and the crunchy, all crowned with fluffy cream. It seems so airy, but it's 500 calories of airy. Time for a makeover, indeed.

Classic: 519 calories (per slice), 19.6g sat fat, 33.5g total fat

Makeover: 280 calories (per slice), 3.6g sat fat, 8.9g total fat

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