Oh, churros! It takes superpowers to resist such sugary fried goodness. And don’t even get us started on frozen flavored margaritas, refried beans, dulce de leche, flan, fried plantains…we could go on and on. But for the sake of our arteries, we won’t. Instead, we present to you 16 dishes that give classic Latin fare a healthy makeover. That’s right, good-for-you churros are actually a thing! And for social media fiends, we’ve included some seriously Instagramable avocado options. Paleo? Sugar-free? Low-carb? Gluten-free? Don’t worry, we’ve got your back.
TheFashionSpot's Lifestyle Editor, Sharon Feiereisen, is a freelance lifestyle writer based in New York City. Her work has been published in Newsday, The Knot, AM New York, WHERE New York, Dan's Papers, and Hamptons Magazine, among many other print and online outlets. Check out her tumblr blog, Random Happenings.