Ultimate Holiday Cookbook

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These holiday recipes all earned five-star reviews from CookingLight.com users.

Hot Crab Dip
Photography: Becky Luigart-Stayner

Hot Crab Dip

Our version of this indulgently creamy party classic contains only 63 calories per serving, but that doesn't mean you'll have to sacrifice taste. "This was a very good dip―easy to make and a sure hit with my guests," says reader Lizbeth, "No one even guessed that it was a lighter version. I'll definitely make this one again."

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Cooking with Quinoa: 25 Recipes

High in protein and fiber, quinoa [KEEN-wah] is not only versatile, it also tastes wonderful and has a nice crunch. Find 24 delicious recipes for cooking with this ancient whole grain.

Quinoa with Roasted Garlic, Tomatoes, and Spinach Recipe