Nutrisystem Hearty Inspirations: Bigger Meals Packed with ProteinArticle posted in: Nutrisystem
Fuel up and fill up with bigger meals from Nutrisystem! Hearty Inspirations is our premium line of protein-packed meals that are smart, satisfying and super delicious. Choose from a variety of flavorful, freshly frozen entrees that are crafted with extra protein* and veggies to crush hunger and sustain your energy.
These meals are bigger and more filling than our standard dinners, but remain perfectly portioned for weight loss. That’s because these all-in-one meals contain up to 30+ grams of protein* and our full recommended serving of vegetables. Don’t worry if the calories seem higher, trust that they fit within your meal plan. In fact, Hearty Inspirations Meals have been shown to control hunger for up to 5 hours!**
Within this line of premium meals, you’ll see both microwave and skillet options available–both are ready in minutes! The skillet meals allow you to cook up the meal in a pan on your stovetop. Simply toss, heat and eat! The microwave meals are prepared in the same way as the classic Nutrisystem options you know and love. Just pop them in the microwave for a quick and easy supper.
What makes this premium line of dinners extra special is that they make mealtime easier: Each entrée provides you with an extra PowerFuel and one serving of Vegetables*** when compared to standard Nutrisystem dinners. No need to add your own vegetables or sides!
On the Nutrisystem program and in the NuMi app, one of these premium Hearty Inspirations meals counts as 1 Nutrisystem Entree + 1 PowerFuel + 1 Vegetable.
On the Men’s Uniquely Yours Max+ plan, select Hearty Inspirations meals are available for both lunch and dinner.**** There will be no meal occasion label on these entrees and they can be enjoyed at either meal occasion.
Included with select Nutrisystem plans and available a la carte, Hearty Inspirations feature an array of new flavors and cuisines that add extra variety to your weight loss menu. Check out the line-up of these big and filling single-serving meals below and give them a try!
NEW! Chicken Bianca Pizza
Sit down and slice up this gourmet white pizza pie, which starts with a crispy whole wheat crust. It’s topped with a light cream sauce and layered with fresh mozzarella, sharp asiago, ripe cherry tomatoes, spinach and white-meat chicken. Finished with a dash of garlic and basil, it’s a mouthwatering masterpiece that cooks to perfection in your own oven!
NEW! Caramelized Onion, Mushroom and Turkey Sausage Pizza
Cancel that pizza order, put down the phone and preheat your oven. This weight loss-friendly pie is just as tasty as the one from your local pizzeria AND more convenient! It’s got all the flavors, from caramelized onions and mushrooms to zesty turkey sausage and savory herbs. It’s even got the gooey mozzarella and tangy tomato sauce you’re craving.
NEW! Swedish-Style Meatballs with Green Beans
Savory and satisfying, these Swedish Swedish-style meatballs are the definition of comfort food. Smothered in a savory mushroom cream sauce and served over tender fettuccine pasta with crisp green beans, this protein-packed meal comes together in minutes in your microwave.
NEW! Beef & Veal Tortelloni
Make reservations at your own dinner table tonight. You don’t need a fancy Italian restaurant to enjoy savory stuffed pasta that’s hearty and decadent. These cheese tortelloni are filled with real parmesan, tender beef and veal. Plus, they cook up right in your own kitchen microwave. Covered in our signature marinara sauce, we even add tender strips of beef for more protein!
NEW! Asian-Style Salmon with Pasta
Enjoy a restaurant-quality salmon dinner made right in your own kitchen. This Asian-style salmon is covered in a sweet soy-ginger glaze and served over tender pasta. Adorned with a colorful medley of carrots, peppers and edamame, you won’t believe this beautiful meal cooks up in the microwave.
NEW! Meatloaf with Potatoes & Veggies
Nothing says comfort food like meatloaf! Now you can enjoy all the goodness of this homestyle favorite without any of the work. We’re serving you the classic main course made with real beef and pork and smothered in a savory tomato sauce. It’s even got a side dish served right alongside it: roasted potatoes, crisp green beans, carrots, peas and corn. Best of all, it’s ready to eat in minutes!
Grain-Crusted Pollack with Vegetables
Reel in this hearty seafood dinner for a high-fiber, protein-rich meal that will sustain your energy and keep you satisfied! Clean, cold-water Alaskan pollock is coated in a crispy crust of 10 different grains, including amaranth, quinoa, millet, sorghum and teff. We also pile on the veggies with a serving of broccoli and carrots, then toss in some roasted red skin-on potatoes.
Chicken Pot Sticker Stir Fry
Sweet, savory and spicy, this skillet-friendly dinner packs in the veggies with a serving of crisp sugar snap peas, mushrooms, edamame, red peppers and carrots. Paired with tender chicken pot sticker dumplings and a sweet chili ginger sauce, it’s a 15-minute Asian-inspired meal that will help you feel full and sustain your energy with extra protein.
Lemon Caper Chicken
Lemon has the ability to lighten up even the most hearty of dinners. We recreated classic Italian Lemon Caper Chicken by filling it with protein and making it easy to cook up in a skillet in under 10 minutes. Tender char-grilled chicken breast is sliced into strips and paired with pappardelle pasta and a serving of mushrooms and peas. Our decadent lemon caper sauce perfects this pile of protein and pasta.
Inspired by the famous dish from that popular neighborhood restaurant chain, this hearty dinner features a sweet and tangy bourbon-style sauce that cloaks seasoned chicken, roasted potatoes and crisp vegetables. You’ll feel like your dining out on the town in your own home!
Beef Lo Mein
This noodle dinner goes from pan to plate in minutes! Asian-style noodles are paired with tender strips of beef, broccoli, peppers, snap peas and mushrooms. Covered in toasted sesame oil and soy sauce, it’s got all the flavor of your favorite takeout order but none of the guilt!
Merlot Beef with Root Vegetables
Dig into a steakhouse worthy meal that’s ready in just 10 minutes! Meat and potatoes get a fancy makeover in this high-protein meal that features thick-cut merlot beef, rustic root veggies and the fresh flavor of rosemary. Simple to make and super satisfying, you’ll be cooking up this premium skillet dinner every week.
Cajun-Style Chicken & Shrimp Sauté
Check out this surf-and-turf skillet! Featuring chicken and shrimp in a creamy Cajun-inspired sauce, this decadent dinner is sure to satisfy. It also has long grain rice and fire-roasted vegetables, so it’s filling, flavorful and weight loss-friendly.
Chicken Burrito Bowl
Inspired by the zesty goodness from your favorite burrito restaurant, this better-for-you bowl is 100% guilt-free! It combines tender white-meat chicken and fluffy brown rice with delicious toppings like black beans, corn, peppers and tangy salsa.
Red Pepper Chicken and Pasta Sauté
This easy-to-make premium dinner makes for an eight-minute meal that delivers plenty of protein and fabulous flavors. Being able to cook it up in a skillet provides a homemade flair that can’t be beat. The cavatappi pasta adds a fun twist (literally!) to an otherwise classic dish that tastes like you’re dining in Italy. Char-grilled chicken breast pairs perfectly with the grilled red bell peppers and tender asparagus. We top it all in a roasted red pepper sauce that is rich, robust and really, really good.
Sesame Beef and Broccoli with Brown Rice
Takeout is transformed into a Nutrisystem-approved meal that’s quicker and easier! Crisp broccoli and tender beef unite in a sweet and tangy sesame glaze. Served over a bed of long-grain brown rice, this high-protein meal is sure to keep you satisfied.
Bistro-Style Chicken Alfredo
Dig into this indulgent pasta dinner that’s high in fiber AND protein. Char-grilled chicken is nestled within perfectly cooked pasta and crispy yet tender broccoli. You’ll feel like you’re dining at an Italian restaurant in the comfort of your own home.
*Hearty Inspirations® dinners contain 20-32g protein vs. standard dinners at 8-22g protein.
**In a study, Hearty Inspirations meals control hunger for an avg. time of 3.9 hours.
***As defined by the Nutrisystem program.
**** On Men’s Uniquely Yours Max+ Partner Plans, Hearty Inspirations meals are only available as a dinner option, not lunch.