5 Mediterranean comfort food recipes
Tue, Mar 01, 2011 at 7:33 AM
As America battles the last months of winter, the resolve to eat lighter, healthier food might be melting away. However, it's still possible to eat hearty meals without putting on the pounds. Take a cue from the cuisine of the Mediterranean, which derives much of its flavor from olive oil, herbs and spices rather than cream, fatty meats and cheese. Here are five Spartacus-approved recipes to stoke the furnace and do battle with the cruel elements.