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Lighter twists on food truck favorites

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There is no doubt that food truck food is delicious, but sometimes it isn't always the healthiest option for your ravishing tummy. Here's a more nutritious take on your food truck favorites.

Cinnamon-peach waffles with peach topping

Cinnamon-peach waffles with peach topping

Everybody loves a good waffle for breakfast in the morning. Enjoy your favorite breakfast treat gluten-free with an amazing peach topping to boot.

Cheeseburger salad

Cheeseburger salad

Craving a big, juicy burger for lunch? Skip the greasy, fattening food truck favorite and whip up your own carb-free version at home.

Loaded sweet potato chip nachos

Loaded sweet potato chip nachoes

Nachos without the chips? We'll admit, we never though it was possible. The sweet potato chips that serve as the base for this dish, though, do a pretty good job of pulling it off.

Spinach, goat cheese and avocado grilled cheese

Spinach, goat cheese and avocado grilled cheese

Food truck grilled cheese tends to be stacked with greasy bacon and fatty sauces. Try this healthier version, filled with spinach and avocado.

Zesty baked zucchini fries

Zesty baked zucchini fries

No food truck meal is complete without a side of fries, right? This lighter version is better for your waistline, yet still delicious.

Gluten-free open-faced BLT cornbread sandwiches

Gluten-free open-faced BLT cornbread sandwiches

A healthy twist on an American favorite, these bite-sized BLT cornbread sandwiches are just as delightful as the real thing and not nearly as bad for you.

Lime beer-braised salsa hot dogs

Lime beer-braised salsa hot dogs

Skip the hot dogs topped with chili and Fritos. Instead, top yours with a delicious homemade salsa.

Steak fajita stuffed avocados

Steak fajita stuffed avocados

Hello, healthy fats. We love food truck fajitas, but those heavy tortillas are so not good for you. A carb-free dish with all of the zesty flavor of your favorite Mexican food, without the empty calories this is a must-try for lunch.

Quinoa pizza bites

Quinoa pizza bites

Enjoy some delicious pizza without a lick of guilt. Made with quinoa instead of traditional crust, these bite-sized beauties are absolutely irresistible.

Chili-orange salmon soft taco

Chili-orange salmon soft taco

Food truck tacos are just plain tasty. They're also stuffed with greasy meats and topped with fattening cheeses and sauces. This lighter version uses salmon, and can be made right in your own kitchen.

Gluten-free stromboli

Gluten-free stromboli

Another Italian favorite, this stromboli is jam-packed with goodness without a single grain of gluten. Enjoy yours today and feel good tomorrow.

Chicken, squash and quinoa stir-fry

Chicken, squash and quinoa stir-fry

For those that have a love for Asian cuisine, you'll love this light take on traditional stir-fry. Switching out rice for quinoa, this dish is all the deliciousness you crave without any extra poundage later.

Spicy chicken curry-stuffed pitas

Spicy chicken curry-stuffed pitas

Grilled chicken, fresh veggies and light, spicy yogurt-based sauce mean this pita is stuffed with healthy goodness.

Fruit tacos with chocolate tortillas

Fruit tacos with chocolate tortillas

Say "no" to that choco taco and make one of these fruit tacos with chocolate tortillas instead. Not only are they a healthier choice, but they taste better, too.

Are you a food truck lover? Check out Chef the Movie in theaters now, which is jam-packed with all your food truck recipes and favorites.

This post was sponsored by Chef the Movie.

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