“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – Split Pea and Rice Soup Recipe for Diabetics

January 17, 2022 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Meatless Monday, Vegetarian | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is a Split Pea and Rice Soup Recipe for Diabetics. To make this week’s Recipe you’ll be needing Vegetable Oil, Onion, Carrots, Celery, Garlic, Curry Powder, Split Peas, Brown Rice, Water, Bay Leaf, Salt, and Pepper. There’s 131 calories and 22 net carbs per serving. 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 2022! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Split Pea And Rice Soup Recipe for Diabetics
Peas? Yes, please! If you’re a fan of this versatile legume, you’ll want to try this cold-weather favorite. Packed with peas and brown rice and spiced with a hint of curry, it’s a satisfying winter snack or side.

Ingredients
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 1 to 1 1/2 hours.

1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 onion, chopped
2 carrots, chopped
2 stalks celery, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 to 2 teaspoons curry powder, to taste
2 cups split peas
1 cup uncooked brown rice, rinsed
8 cups water
1 bay leaf
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions
Yield: about 14 cups
Serving size: 1 cup

1 – Heat oil in large kettle and sauté onion, carrots, celery, and garlic until tender. Stir in curry powder to taste. Add split peas, rice, water, and bay leaf. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and cover. Simmer for 1 to 1 1/2 hours or until peas and rice are tender. Add pepper and salt and serve hot.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 131 calories, Carbohydrates: 24 g, Protein: 6 g, Fat: 2 g, Saturated Fat: <1 g, Sodium: 227 mg, Fiber: 2 g
https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/recipes/soups-stews/hearty-split-pea-and-rice-soup/

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“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – CRANBERRY SALAD

December 6, 2021 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes, Diabetic Gourmet Magazine, Meatless Monday | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is a CRANBERRY SALAD. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Frozen Cranberries, Water, Equal Spoonful, Cranberry Sugar Free Gelatin, Celery, Crushed Pineapple, and Chopped Walnuts. The Cranberry Salad is 82 calories and 9 carbs per serving. You can find this Diabetic Friendly recipe and more all at the Diabetic Gourmet Magazine website. You can also sign up to receive wonderful recipes, engaging articles, helpful and healthful tips, critically important news and more. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://diabeticgourmet.com/

CRANBERRY SALAD
A great salad for the holidays, combining fresh or frozen cranberries, pineapple and chopped nuts in a sugar-free gelatin base. Plus, it has 58% fewer calories than the traditional recipe. Recipe for Cranberry Salad from our Dessert recipe section.

Ingredients

2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries
1 cup water
1 cup Equal Spoonful or Granulated*
1 four-serving size cranberry or cherry sugar-free gelatin
1 cup boiling water
1 cup diced celery
1 can (7-1/4 ounces) crushed pineapple in juice, undrained
1/2 cup chopped walnuts

Directions

1 – Bring cranberries and water to a boil. Remove from heat when cranberries have popped open. Stir in Equal. Set aside to cool.
2 – Dissolve gelatin in 1 cup boiling water. Add cranberry sauce; mix thoroughly. Add celery, pineapple with juice and walnuts. Pour into a mold or bowl. Refrigerate several hours or overnight until firm.
NOTES:
A great salad for the holidays, combining fresh or frozen cranberries, pineapple and chopped nuts in a sugar-free gelatin base. Plus, it has 58% fewer calories than the traditional recipe.

Recipe Yield: Serves: 8
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION PER SERVING:
Calories: 82
Fat: 5 grams
Sodium: 32 milligrams
Protein: 2 grams
Carbohydrates: 9 grams
https://diabeticgourmet.com/diabetic-recipes/cranberry-salad

Wild Rice, Mushroom, and Cranberry Dressing

November 20, 2021 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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I have a recipe for a Wild Rice, Mushroom, and Cranberry Dressing. It’s getting to that time of year when Dressings are an important part of your Dinner Menus. So I have a recipe for a Wild Rice, Mushroom, and Cranberry Dressing to pass along. To make this Dressing you’ll be needing Water, Salt, Wild Rice, Olive Oil, Mushrooms, Red Onion, Celery, Dried Cranberries, Pecans, Sage, and Black Pepper. The Dressing is 121 calories and 21 carbs per serving. 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/

Wild Rice, Mushroom, and Cranberry Dressing
No offense to traditional stuffing, but this dressing is sure to be a highlight this season. This dish will beautifully complement your holiday turkey — and, best of all, no one will believe this indulgent side contains only 121 calories per serving.

Ingredients
3 cups water
1 teaspoon salt, divided
1 cup wild rice
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 cup chopped shiitake or button mushrooms
1 small red onion, finely chopped
1 stalk celery, finely chopped
1/2 cup dried cranberries
1/2 cup chopped toasted pecans (optional)*
1/2 teaspoon minced fresh sage or 1/8 teaspoon dried sage
1/8 teaspoon black pepper

Directions
Yield: 8 servings
Serving size: 1/8 of recipe

1 – Bring water and 1/2 teaspoon salt to a boil in medium saucepan. Stir in rice. Reduce heat to low; cover and cook 45 minutes or until rice is tender. Drain.

2 – Preheat oven to 325°F. Spray 2-quart baking dish with nonstick cooking spray.

3 – Heat oil in large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add mushrooms, onion, and celery; cook and stir 7 to 10 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Stir in rice, cranberries, pecans, if desired, remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt, sage and pepper. Spoon into prepared casserole.

4 – Bake 20 minutes or until heated through.

*To toast pecans, spread in single layer in heavy-bottomed skillet. Cook over medium heat 1 to 2 minutes, stirring frequently, until nuts are lightly browned. Remove from skillet immediately. Cool before using.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 121 calories, Carbohydrates: 23 g, Protein: 3 g, Fat: 2 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 0 mg, Sodium: 297 mg, Fiber: 2 g
https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/recipes/main-dishes/wild-rice-mushroom-and-cranberry-dressing/

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One of America’s Favorites – Stuffing

November 15, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in One of America's Favorites | 1 Comment
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Stuffing a turkey

Stuffing, filling, or dressing is an edible mixture, often composed of herbs and a starch such as bread, used to fill a cavity in the preparation of another food item. Many foods may be stuffed, including poultry, seafood, and vegetables. As a cooking technique stuffing helps retain moisture, while the mixture itself serves to augment and absorb flavors during its preparation.

Poultry stuffing often consists of breadcrumbs, onion, celery, spices, and herbs such as sage, combined with the giblets. Additions in the United Kingdom include dried fruits and nuts (such as apricots and flaked almonds), and chestnuts.

It is not known when stuffings were first used. The earliest documentary evidence is the Roman cookbook, Apicius De Re Coquinaria, which contains recipes for stuffed chicken, dormouse, hare, and pig. Most of the stuffings described consist of vegetables, herbs and spices, nuts, and spelt (an old cereal), and frequently contain chopped liver, brains, and other organ meat.

Names for stuffing include “farce” (~1390), “stuffing” (1538), “forcemeat” (1688), and relatively more recently in the United States; “dressing” (1850).

In addition to stuffing the body cavity of animals, including birds, fish, and mammals, various cuts of meat may be stuffed after they have been deboned or a pouch has been cut into them. Recipes include stuffed chicken legs, stuffed pork chops, stuffed breast of veal, as well as the traditional holiday stuffed turkey or goose.

Stuffed turkey

Many types of vegetables are also suitable for stuffing, after their seeds or flesh has been removed. Tomatoes, capsicums (sweet or hot peppers), vegetable marrows (e.g., zucchini) may be prepared in this way. Cabbages and similar vegetables can also be stuffed or wrapped around a filling. They are usually blanched first, in order to make their leaves more pliable. Then, the interior may be replaced by stuffing, or small amounts of stuffing may be inserted between the individual leaves.

Purportedly ancient Roman, or else Medieval, cooks developed engastration recipes, stuffing animals with other animals. An anonymous Andalusian cookbook from the 13th century includes a recipe for a ram stuffed with small birds. A similar recipe for a camel stuffed with sheep stuffed with bustards stuffed with carp stuffed with eggs is mentioned in T.C. Boyle’s book Water Music. Multi-bird-stuffed dishes such as the turducken or gooducken are contemporary variations.

Almost anything can serve as a stuffing. Many Anglo-American stuffings contain bread or cereals, usually together with vegetables, herbs and spices, and eggs. Middle Eastern

Stuffed orange pepper

vegetable stuffings may be based on seasoned rice, on minced meat, or a combination thereof. Other stuffings may contain only vegetables and herbs. Some types of stuffing contain sausage meat, or forcemeat, while vegetarian stuffings sometimes contain tofu. Roast pork is often accompanied by sage and onion stuffing in England; roast poultry in a Christmas dinner may be stuffed with sweet chestnuts. Oysters are used in one traditional stuffing for Thanksgiving. These may also be combined with mashed potatoes, for a heavy stuffing. Fruits and dried fruits can be added to stuffing including apples, apricots, dried prunes, and raisins. In England, a stuffing is sometimes made of minced pork shoulder seasoned with various ingredients, sage, onion, bread, chestnuts, dried apricots, dried cranberries etc. The stuffing mixture may be cooked separately and served as a side dish. This may still be called stuffing or it may be called dressing.

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) states that cooking animals with a body cavity filled with stuffing can present potential food safety issues. These can occur because when the meat reaches a safe temperature, the stuffing inside can still harbor bacteria (and if the meat is cooked until the stuffing reaches a safe temperature, the meat may be overcooked). For turkeys, for instance, the USDA recommends cooking stuffing separately from the bird and not buying pre-stuffed birds.

Jennie – O Turkey Recipe of the Week – Turkey and Rice Soup

October 29, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Jennie-O, Jennie-O Turkey Products | Leave a comment
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This week’s Jennie – O Turkey Recipe of the Week is Turkey and Rice Soup. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing JENNIE-O® Oven Roasted Turkey Breast, Low Sodium Chicken Broth, Celery, Onion, Bay Leaf, Jasmine Rice, and Carrots. There’s 250 calories and 23 net carbs per serving. You can find this recipe along with all the other Delicious and Healthy Recipes at the Jennie – O Turkey website. Stay Safe and Make the SWITCH in 2021! https://www.jennieo.com/

Turkey and Rice Soup
Delicious soup that’s deliciously simple. Using commonly-found ingredients, this high-flavor Turkey and Rice Soup is an amazing fuss-free lunch or weeknight dinner.

Total Time – 1 Hour
Serving Size – 4 Servings

2 – cups cubed JENNIE-O® Oven Roasted Turkey Breast
2 – quarts low-sodium chicken broth
2 – stalks celery, cut in 1/2-inch pieces
1 – onion, chopped
1 – bay leaf
3/4 – cup jasmine rice
2 – carrots,

Directions
1) In kettle, combine turkey, broth, celery, onion, bay leaf, jasmine rice and carrots. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, simmer 20 minutes or until rice is tender.

2) Remove bay leaf before serving.

Nutrition
Calories – 250
Protein – 30g
Carbohydrates – 25g
Fiber – 2g
Sugars – 3g
Fat – 4g
Cholesterol – 40mg
Sodium – 990mg
Fat – 1g
https://www.jennieo.com/recipes/turkey-and-rice-soup/

“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie

September 13, 2021 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Meatless Monday | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is a Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie. Shepherd’s Pie gone Vegetarian! Made using Onion, Mushrooms, Carrots, Celery, Green Peas, Spices and more! No Meat Needed for this Pie! 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/

Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie
Ingredients

2 teaspoons olive oil
1 cup sliced onion
1 package (16 ounces) mushrooms, quartered
1 1/4 teaspoons minced garlic, divided
1 cup sliced carrots
1 cup sliced celery
1 cup frozen green peas
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
3 cups low-sodium vegetable broth
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon dried rosemary
2 medium russet potatoes, peeled and cubed
1/4 cup fat-free (skim) milk
1 tablespoon light margarine
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
Fresh rosemary (optional)

Directions
1 – Heat oil in large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add onion; cook and stir 3 minutes or until just begins to soften. Add mushrooms; cook and stir 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Add 1 teaspoon garlic; cook and stir 1 minute. Add carrots, celery, and peas; cook and stir 5 minutes or until crisp-tender.

2 – Sprinkle flour over vegetables; cook and stir 2 minutes. Add broth, salt, and dried rosemary. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 30 to 35 minutes or until thickened.

3 – Meanwhile, place potatoes in medium saucepan. Add enough water to cover potatoes. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat; simmer 15 minutes or until potatoes are tender; drain.

4 – Beat potatoes, milk, margarine, remaining 1/4 teaspoon garlic, and pepper in medium bowl with electric mixer at low speed until smooth.

5 – Preheat broiler. Pour vegetable mixture into 2-quart casserole. Gently spread mashed potatoes over top. Broil 5 minutes or until light golden brown. Garnish with fresh rosemary.

Yield: 6 servings.

Serving size: 1/6 of recipe.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 160 calories, Carbohydrates: 28 g, Protein: 6 g, Fat: 3 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 0 mg, Sodium: 240 mg, Fiber: 5 g
https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/recipes/main-dishes/vegetarian-shepherds-pie/

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Kitchen Hint of the Day!

September 13, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Celery……….

Celery should be crisp, bright pale green, and compact — look for celery with its leaves, because they are great used as aromatic herbs. Avoid wilted, or yellow celery leaves. Store celery stalk wrapped in plastic in the refrigerator crisper.

Tasty Turkey Noodle Casserole

September 3, 2021 at 6:01 AM | Posted in Jennie-O, Jennie-O Turkey Products | Leave a comment
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I have a recipe for a Tasty Turkey Noodle Casserole. To make this Casserole you’ll be needing Flour, JENNIE-O® Extra Lean Turkey Breast Cutlets, Butter, Onion, Celery, Chicken Broth, Half and Half Cream, Egg Noodles, Frozen Peas, Frozen Corn Kernels, Fresh Thyme, Herbed Panko, and Grated Parmesan Cheese. You can find this recipe along with all the other Delicious and Healthy Recipes at the Jennie – O Turkey website. Stay Safe and Make the SWITCH in 2021! https://www.jennieo.com/

Tasty Turkey Noodle Casserole
Soft egg noodles and lean turkey breast cutlets come together with peas, celery and corn in a savory sauce for this Tasty Turkey Noodle Casserole recipe—all for under 500 calories per serving.
Total Time – 1 Hour
Serving Size – 6 Servings

Ingredients

⅓ – cup flour
1 – (17.6-ounce) package JENNIE-O® Extra Lean Turkey Breast Cutlets
3 – tablespoons butter or margarine, divided
1/2 – cup chopped onion
1/2 – cup sliced celery
1/2 – cup chicken broth
1 1/4 – cup half-and-half cream
6 – ounces egg noodles, cooked and drained
1 – cup frozen tiny peas, thawed
1 – cup frozen corn kernels, thawed
2 – teaspoons chipped fresh thyme
1/2 – cup fresh herbed panko
1/4 – cup grated Parmesan cheese

Directions

1) Heat oven to 375ºF. In plastic bag, add flour. Cut cutlets into ¾-inch chunks; add to bag, shaking to coat.

2) In large, deep non-stick skillet, melt 2 tablespoons butter over medium heat. Add onion and celery; cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add turkey; cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add chicken broth; cook 2 minutes. Add half-and-half cream; simmer, uncovered, 5 minutes or until sauce has thickened.

3) Stir in noodles, peas, corn and thyme. Transfer mixture to greased 9 x 13-inch baking dish. Melt remaining 1 tablespoon butter. Combine panko, cheese and melted butter; sprinkle over top of casserole.

4) Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until crumbs are golden brown and mixture is bubbly.

Nutrition

Calories – 390
Protein – 28g
Carbohydrates – 34g
Fiber – 4g
Sugars – 3g
Fat – 16g
Cholesterol – 65mg
Sodium – 390mg
Saturated Fat – 11g
https://www.jennieo.com/recipes/tasty-turkey-noodle-casserole/

Wild Idea Buffalo Recipe of the Week – BUFFALO WELLINGTON

September 1, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Wild Idea Buffalo | Leave a comment
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This week’s Wild Idea Buffalo Recipe of the Week is BUFFALO WELLINGTON. To make this week’s recipe you can use either the Wild Idea Buffalo Tenderloin Steaks or Top Sirloin Steaks. Included are the recipes for a Pate and Marsala or Madiera Sauce. Better than Beef Wellington, it’s Buffalo Wellington! You can find this recipe and purchase any of the Wild Idea Buffalo Products at the Wild Idea Buffalo website. So Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://wildideabuffalo.com/

BUFFALO WELLINGTON
(serves 6 to 8)

The traditional Wellington is typically made using the Tenderloin cut and Foie Grois Pate. I find this dish plenty rich without the Foie Gras and prepare a savory vegetable pate instead. You can prepare using whole Tenderloin, or my favorite is using individual pre-cut steaks (Tenderloin or Top Sirloin steaks work well), creating the perfect portion. Another option for hors d’oeuvres, is using our Tenderloin Tips, for a delicious pop in your mouth Petite Wellingtons.

Ingredients:

6 or 8 – 5oz. to 8oz. Tenderloin Steaks or Top Sirloin Steaks, rinsed and patted dry
1 Tb. olive oil
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. black pepper
2 to 4 sheets Puff Pastry, thawed (4 serving per sheet for 5oz steaks, 2 servings per sheet for 8oz. You may have some scraps left over.)

Ingredients for Pate: (Makes enough for 8 Steaks, or 1 whole Tenderloin. Left overs can be tossed with rice or used in a soup at a later time.)

4 Tb. butter
1 cup onion, diced
4 medium cloves garlic, chopped
½ cup carrot, shopped and flash processed
½ cup celery, chopped and flash processed
2 cups mushrooms, diced
2 cups mushrooms, sliced
1 tsp. fresh rosemary, minced
2 tsp. dry thyme
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. black pepper
1½ cup’s dry sherry
½ cup red wine

Preparation:

1 – Rub individual steaks with olive oil and season with salt and pepper.
2 – Heat heavy sauté pan over medium high heat and place prepped steaks in hot pan.
3 – Brown for 1 minute each side for 5 oz. cut or 2 minutes each side for 8oz. cut.
4 – Remove from pan, and set aside, loosely covered with saran.
5 – Return pan to heat and add butter, onion, garlic, carrots, celery and seasonings. Sauté for 6 minutes.
6 – Add chopped mushrooms and continue to sauté for an additional 4 minutes.
7 – Fold in remaining sliced mushrooms and sauté for 2 minutes.
8 – Deglaze pan with sherry and bring to full heat. Reduce heat to medium low and simmer until liquids are almost gone, about 10 minutes.
9 – Add red wine and simmer until all liquids are gone, but pate is still moist.
10 – Remove pate from pan and allow it to come to room temperature. Reserve pan, do not wash.
11 – Cut puff pastry into squares, roll out lightly or stretch gently with hands.
12 – To assemble pat juices away with paper towel from the bottom of prepared steaks and place in the center of the pastry. Top steaks with desired amount of vegetable pate. Pull two opposite pastry corners up and over steak and pate, folding in sides. Pinch pastry together, right below pastry corner, leaving a leaf like tab. Repeat with the other two corners. Pinch all together at top, pulling on pastry corners to create a leaf like design. Place Wellingtons on lightly oiled baking sheet or non-stick baking sheet. Wellingtons can be loosely covered with saran wrap and placed in the refrigerator until ready to bake, for up to 2 hours.
13 – Pre-heat oven to 475*. Place Wellingtons in hot oven and bake until pastry is golden brown, 7 to 10 minutes.
Serve with wild rice and Wine Sauce.

Ingredients for Marsala or Madiera Sauce:

2 Tb. butter
1 cup sliced mushrooms
2 cups Dry Marsala, Dry Madeira or lighter bodied red wine
2 cups buffalo or organic beef stock
1 Tb. arrowroot

Preparation:

Return sauté pan to medium high heat and add the butter. While butter is melting, scrape up the brown bits from the bottom. Add mushrooms and sauté for a few minutes. Add wine and stock, and bring to full heat. Reduce heat to medium low and simmer until liquids have reduced to half. Turn heat back to medium high. Mix arrowroot with ¼ cup cold water and whisk into hot sauce. Reduce heat to low. Season to taste. Serve immediately or remove from heat and reheat for later use.
https://wildideabuffalo.com/blogs/recipes/93350785-buffalo-wellington

Sweet Potato Stew

August 31, 2021 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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Here’s a recipe for Sweet Potato Stew. To make this Stew you’ll be needing Sweet Potatoes, Onions, Celery, Reduced Sodium Vegetable Broth, Bacon, Fat Free Half and Half, Black Pepper, and 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/

Sweet Potato Stew
Take advantage of the sweet potato harvest with this comforting and hearty stew!

Ingredients
1 cup chopped onion
1 cup chopped celery
1 cup grated peeled sweet potato
1 cup reduced-sodium vegetable broth or water
2 slices bacon, crisp-cooked and crumbled
1 cup fat-free half-and-half
Black pepper
1/4 cup minced fresh parsley

Directions
1 – Place onion, celery, sweet potato, broth, and bacon in slow cooker. Cover; cook on LOW 6 hours or until vegetables are tender.

2 – Increase heat to HIGH. Stir in half-and-half. Add water, if needed, to reach desired consistency. Cook, uncovered, 30 minutes on HIGH or until heated through.

3 – Season to taste with pepper. Stir in parsley.

Yield: 4 servings. Serving size: 1 1/2 cups stew.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 112 calories, Carbohydrates: 18 g, Protein: 5 g, Fat: 2 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 13 mg, Sodium: 280 mg, Fiber: 2 g
https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/recipes/main-dishes/sweet-potato-stew/

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