Diabetic Dish of the Week – Turkey Breast with Barley-Cranberry Stuffing

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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week – Turkey Breast with Barley-Cranberry Stuffing. To make this week’s Dish you’ll be needing Reduced Sodium Chicken Broth, Quick Cooking Barley, Onion, Dried Cranberries, Almonds, Sage, Garlic – Pepper Seasoning, Non Stick Cooking Spray, frozen Bone-In Turkey Breast Half, and fresh Parsley. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Turkey Breast with Barley-Cranberry Stuffing
This low-calorie turkey and stuffing provide the perfect alternative to the traditional Thanksgiving turkey. Sure to be a hit with your guests, this meal is moist, full of fall flavors and employs your trusty slow cooker.

2 cups reduced-sodium chicken broth
1 cup uncooked quick-cooking barley
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup dried cranberries
2 tablespoons slivered almonds, toasted
1/2 teaspoon rubbed sage
1/2 teaspoon garlic-pepper seasoning
Nonstick cooking spray
1 fresh or thawed frozen bone-in turkey breast half (about 2 pounds), skinned
1/3 cup finely chopped fresh parsley

Yield: 6 servings
Serving size: 1/6 of total recipe

1 – Combine broth, barley, onion, cranberries, almonds, sage, and garlic-pepper seasoning in slow cooker.

2 – Spray large nonstick skillet with cooking spray. Brown turkey breast over medium heat on all sides; add to slow cooker. Cover; cook on LOW 4 to 6 hours.

3 – Transfer turkey to cutting board; cover with foil and let stand 10 to 15 minutes before slicing. Stir parsley into sauce mixture in slow cooker. Serve sliced turkey with sauce and stuffing.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 298 calories, Carbohydrates: 33 g, Protein: 31 g, Fat: 5 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 55 mg, Sodium: 114 mg, Fiber: 6 g

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