6 Recipes for Healthier Ballpark Staples
Ballpark food can be a huge swing and a miss when it comes to nutrition — but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a healthier version at home! The following six game day classics have been given a slightly healthy makeover, and you won’t strike out if you serve one when you have people over to catch the game this season.
1. California hot dog
To accompany its hot dog recipe, Eating Well had a few pointers for purchasing the best hot dogs. Look for hot dogs that have 150 calories or less per serving, contain no more than 3 grams of saturated fat, and contain under 370 milligrams of sodium. With your healthier hot dog found, you can then grill and garnish a this twist on the ballpark classic.
- 1 grilled hot dog
- 1 whole-wheat hot dog bun, toasted if desired
- 2 tablespoons diced avocado
- 1 tablespoon finely diced red onion
- 1 tablespoon alfalfa sprouts
- ¼ teaspoon curry powder, or to taste
Directions: Place hot dog in bun; top with avocado, onion and sprouts and sprinkle with curry powder.