01/14/2013 09:18 am ET

Oven 'Fried' Recipes (PHOTOS)

Skinny Taste

The idea of giving up our favorite fried foods can be overwhelming for many of us. A world without fried chicken or onion rings is a very bleak place -- even if we all know how bad these recipes are for our health. That's where oven "fried" recipes come in. Oven "fried" recipes take our favorite fried foods -- like pickles -- keeps the breading, but bakes them for a healthier result.

We're not going to lie to you. Oven "fried" recipes do not taste the same as actual fried recipes, but they are really satisfying when you're in the mood for some comfort food. And if you were one of the millions who resolved to eat healthy in the new year, these recipes will help you stick to your resolution.

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Baked, Not Fried

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