Food & Nutrition

12 super-cheesy recipes to eat on WW

Cheddar, mozzarella, feta—it’s all on the menu.

Here’s some “Gouda” news for cheese-lovers working toward a weight loss goal: On WW, you can enjoy your favorite foods—including grilled cheese and pizza!—without saving all your SmartPoints® for a single cheese pull.

After all, a tablespoon of crumbled blue, feta, or goat cheese, for example, can instantly upgrade omelets, soups, salads, pasta dishes, and sandwiches by contributing loads of flavor for just one SmartPoints value (Green, Blue, Purple). 

And if you’re looking for cheese to be the star of your meal rather than an add-on? You’re still in the right place! The cheese-tastic recipes below deliver creamy consistency for very few SmartPoints per serving.

If you want cheese, but make it healthy:

Combining cheese with ZeroPoint™ veggies is a great way to keep a dish’s SmartPoints value low but its flavor rich. A sprinkle of parmesan over roasted veggies can sometimes do the trick, but these produce-packed meals are even tastier: 

If you’re in the mood for a cheesy classic:

Oven-baked pizza, velvety mac-and-cheese—these dishes hit the spot when you want comfort food.

If your days are way better when they begin with cheese:

Cheese adds filling protein to morning meals to help you stay satisfied until lunchtime. These breakfast recipes go way beyond the basic (but still delicious) egg-and-cheese sandwich