Appetizer of the Week – Baked Lime Chili Corn Tortilla Chips SATURDAY

September 24, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Appetizers, Apple of the Week, diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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This week’s Appetizer of the Week is Baked Lime Chili Corn Tortilla Chips. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Corn Tortillas, Lime Juice, Ground Cumin, and Chili Powder. There’s 78 calories and 14 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/

Baked Lime Chili Corn Tortilla Chips
These delightfully crunchy chips aren’t your typical fried party fare. They take just 25 minutes to prepare and are perfect for pairing with salsa or guacamole. Set them out at kickoff

and have a second helping ready for halftime!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 25 minutes

12 6-inch corn tortillas
3 tablespoons lime juice
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon chili powder

Directions
Yield: 10 servings
Serving size: 10 chips

1 – Preheat oven to 350°F. With clean scissors, cut each tortilla into 8 triangles and arrange in single layer on baking sheet. Pour lime juice into mister, and spray each wedge lightly. Combine cumin and chili powder in sprinkler, and sprinkle each wedge. Bake for about 7 minutes. Remove from oven and turn each wedge over. Remist with lime juice, and resprinkle with cumin and chili powder. Bake for an additional 8 minutes until the chips are crisp but not brown. Serve with salsa.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 78 calories, Carbohydrates: 16 g, Protein: 2 g, Fat: 1 g, Saturated Fat: 0 g, Sodium: 59 mg, Fiber: 2 g
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Diabetic Dessert of the Week – Rich Chocolate Cupcakes

September 22, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in dessert, diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dessert of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dessert of the Week is Rich Chocolate Cupcakes. To make these you’ll be needing Fat Free Margarine, Sugar, Flour, Cocoa, Baking Soda, Salt, Buttermilk, and Vanilla. The Cupcakes are 97 calories and 17 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/

Rich Chocolate Cupcakes
If you’re looking for a homemade treat to bake this weekend, you’ll want to try our this delightful chocolate cupcake recipe. With just 97 calories per serving, these pastries are the perfect indulgence!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Baking time: 18–20 minutes

6 tablespoons reduced-fat margarine
3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/3 cup cocoa
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 cup buttermilk
1/2 teaspoon vanilla

Directions
Yield: 18 cupcakes
Serving size: 1 cupcake

1 – Preheat oven to 350°F. Line 18 muffin cups with paper baking cups. Melt margarine in a large saucepan over low heat. Remove the pan from the heat and stir in the sugar. In a separate bowl, combine flour, cocoa, baking soda, and salt; add dry mixture alternately with the buttermilk and vanilla to the saucepan containing the margarine and sugar. Stir the batter with a whisk until it is well blended. Fill each muffin cup 2/3 full. Bake 18 to 20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Remove the cupcakes from the pan and allow them to cool completely on a wire rack. Store, covered, at room temperature.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 97 calories, Carbohydrates: 18 g, Protein: 2 g, Fat: 2 g, Saturated Fat: <1 g, Sodium: 146 mg, Fiber: <1 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Cajun Stew

September 20, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dish of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week is a Cajun Stew. This week’s recipe is made using Onion, Celery, Boneless Skinless Chicken Thighs, Turkey Andouille Sausage Links, Tomatoes, Okra, Rice and more! The Stew is 199 calories 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/

Cajun Stew
In the mood for some home cooking? You’ll love this authentic taste of the bayou! Featuring a hearty blend of chicken, andouille sausage, okra and brown rice, it will keep you fueled for hours.

Ingredients
1 teaspoon canola oil
1 onion, chopped
1 stalk celery, chopped
1 clove garlic, minced
1 boneless skinless chicken thigh (about 4 ounces), cut into bite-size pieces
2 (2-ounce) turkey or chicken andouille sausage links, sliced into 1/4-inch-thick pieces
1 cup low-sodium chicken broth
1 can (about 14 ounces) no-salt-added diced tomatoes
2 cups frozen sliced okra
1 cup cooked brown rice
1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
1/8 teaspoon dried thyme

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 1/2 cups

1. Heat oil in large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add onion, celery and garlic; cook and stir 3 minutes. Add chicken and turkey sausage; cook and stir 2 minutes, or until browned on all sides. Pour in broth, stirring to scrape up browned bits.

2. Stir tomatoes, okra, rice, red pepper flakes, salt, black pepper and thyme into saucepan. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; cover and cook 10 minutes.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 199 calories, Protein: 14 g, Fat: 6 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 47 mg, Sodium: 436 mg, Fiber: 5 g
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“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – Chipotle Veggie and Cheese Wrap

September 19, 2022 at 6:01 AM | Posted in Diabetes Self Management, Meatless Monday | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is a Chipotle Veggie and Cheese Wrap. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Spinach Leaves, Mozzarella String Cheese (made with part-skim milk), Sliced Red Pepper Strips, Zucchini Strips, and Hidden Valley Spicy Chipotle Pepper Sandwich Spread and Dip. The Wrap is 106 calories and 4 net carbs. 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/

Chipotle Veggie and Cheese Wrap
Looking to keep things lower-carb? Skip the bread and try these simple sandwiches, all wrapped up in fresh spinach leaves. Combining mozzarella, vegetables, and spicy chipotle spread, they pack a lot of flavor into a portable portion!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 8 minutes

2 large spinach leaves, about 8 inches square, washed and dried
1 stick (1 ounce) mozzarella string cheese, made with part-skim milk
3 sliced red pepper strips, about 1/3 inch thick, 4 inches long
3 zucchini strips, about 1/3 inch thick, 4 inches long
1 tablespoon Hidden Valley Spicy Chipotle Pepper Sandwich Spread & Dip

Directions
Yield: 1 serving
Serving size: 1 wrap

1 – Place spinach leaves in the center of a plate or cutting board, one on top of the other. Place string cheese in the center of the spinach. Add pepper and zucchini strips alongside cheese. Using a pastry brush or spoon, evenly spread Chipotle Pepper Sandwich Spread over the top spinach leaf. Fold the right side of the spinach leaves over the cheese and vegetables, then gently roll toward the left until you have made a neat bundle. Refrigerate if not eaten immediately.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 106 calories, Carbohydrates: 5 g, Protein: 8 g, Fat: 6 g, Saturated Fat: 4 g, Cholesterol: 15 mg, Sodium: 259 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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Diabetic Side Dish of the Week – Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes

September 18, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Side Dish of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Side Dish of the Week is a Twice-Baked Sweet Potato. These Delicious Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes are made using Sweet Potatoes, Reduced Calorie Margarine, Brown Sugar Substitute, Ground Cinnamon, Allspice, Nutmeg, Crushed Pineapple, Walnuts, and Mini Marshmallows. These are some kicked up Sweet Taters! 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/

Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes
Put the fall’s harvest to good use with this classic side dish. With its combination of cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg, chopped walnuts, and miniature marshmallows, this casserole is so delightful, you won’t even need dessert.

Ingredients
Preparation time: 20 minutes
Baking time: approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes
Cooling time: 15 minutes

4 sweet potatoes (8 ounces each), unpeeled
1 tablespoon reduced-calorie margarine
1/2 teaspoon brown sugar substitute
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon allspice
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1 can (8 ounces) crushed pineapple, canned in juice
2 tablespoons chopped walnuts
I cup miniature marshmallows

Directions
Yield: 8 stuffed potato halves
Serving size: 1 stuffed potato half

1 – Preheat oven to 400˚F. Wrap each sweet potato in foil, place on oven rack, and bake for one hour, or until tender when pierced with a fork. Remove from oven and allow to cool 15 minutes. Cut each potato in half lengthwise and carefully scoop flesh into a bowl, leaving shells intact with 1/8–1/4 inch of flesh. Place shells in a baking dish and set aside. Using an electric mixer, mash flesh until smooth. Mix in margarine, brown sugar substitute, and spices. Drain pineapple well in a sieve, forcing out extra liquid with the back of a spoon. Stir drained pineapple into mashed sweet potatoes. Spoon filling into shells; sprinkle with walnuts and press on marshmallows. Return to the oven for 8–10 minutes, or until marshmallows are lightly toasted and potato is heated through.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 174 calories, Carbohydrates: 36 g, Protein: 3 g, Fat: 2 g, Saturated Fat: <1 g, Sodium: 37 mg, Fiber: 4 g
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Diabetic Dish of the week – Shrimp and Caper Vermicelli

September 13, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dish of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the week is a Shrimp and Caper Vermicelli. Tomatoes, Spices, Vermicelli, Shrimp, and Feta are just some of the ingredients that you will be using to make this week’s dish. 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/

Shrimp and Caper Vermicelli

Ingredients
1 medium tomato, seeded and chopped
1/4 cup chopped parsley
3 tablespoons capers, rinsed and drained
2 tablespoons dry white wine or low-sodium broth
1 1/2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
1 clove garlic, minced
1/2 teaspoon grated lemon peel
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
6 ounces uncooked dry vermicelli, broken in thirds
10 ounces peeled fresh or frozen and thawed raw medium shrimp
2 ounces reduced-fat feta, crumbled (plain or basil and sun-dried tomato variety)

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 cup

1 – Combine tomato, parsley, capers, wine, lemon juice, oil, garlic, lemon peel, salt, and red pepper flakes in large bowl; set aside.

2 – Cook pasta according to directions on package, omitting any salt or fat. After 6 minutes of cooking, add shrimp to pasta. Return to a boil and cook 4 to 5 minutes or until shrimp is pink and opaque. Drain well. Add to tomato mixture, and toss well.

3 – Place shrimp mixture in pasta bowl or place equal amounts on each of four dinner plates. Sprinkle evenly with cheese.

Serving Suggestion: Serve with a quick sauté of fresh spinach and mixed greens with a light, creamy dressing.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 323 calories, Carbohydrates: 35 g, Protein: 23 g, Fat: 9 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 113 mg, Sodium: 646 mg, Fiber: 2 g
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Appetizer of the Week – Mediterranean Tuna Cups

September 10, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Appetizer of the Week, Appetizers, diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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This week’s Appetizer of the Week is – Mediterranean Tuna Cups. Easy to make and low carb Appetizer this week! To make this recipe you’ll be needing English Cucumbers, Plain Non Fat Yogurt, Kalamata Olives, Red Onion, Lemon Juice, Garlic Salt, and Solid White Albacore Tuna in Water. The Tuna Cups are only 32 calories and 1 net carb per 2 Tuna Cups. The recipe is from the CooksRecipes website. At the Cooks site you’ll find a huge selection of recipes to please all Tastes, Diets, or Cuisines so be sure to check it out today for any of your recipe needs! Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2022! https://www.cooksrecipes.com/index.html

Mediterranean Tuna Cups
A quick, easy, and low-carb snack that’s chock-full of omega-3 fatty acids!

Yield: 10 servings
Serving size: 2 tuna cups

Ingredients
3 English cucumbers
2/3 cup plain nonfat Greek yogurt
1/3 cup coarsely chopped pitted Kalamata olives
1/3 cup finely chopped red onion
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon garlic salt
2 cans (5 ounces each) solid white albacore tuna in water, drained and flaked

Directions
1 – Cut ends off of each cucumber; cut each cucumber into 10 slices. Scoop out cucumber slices with a rounded 1/2 teaspoon, leaving thick shell.

2 – Stir yogurt, olives, onion, lemon juice, and garlic in large bowl until smooth and well blended. Stir in tuna.

3 – Spoon about 1 tablespoon tuna salad into each cucumber cup. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 32 calories, Carbohydrates: 2 g, Protein: 5 g, Fat: 1 g, Saturated Fat: 0 g, Cholesterol: 8 mg, Sodium: 102 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Diabetic Chicken, Broccoli, and Rice Bake Recipe

September 6, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dish of the Week | 2 Comments
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week is a Diabetic Chicken, Broccoli, and Rice Bake Recipe. To make this recipe you’ll be needing Frozen Chopped Broccoli, White Rice, Chicken Breast, Campbell’s Healthy Request Cream of Chicken Soup. There’s 244 calories and 18 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/

Diabetic Chicken, Broccoli, and Rice Bake Recipe
Packed with broccoli, rice, and tender diced chicken breast, this hearty dish is full of protein to keep you fueled for hours. What’s more, it freezes well and can be doubled to make

a 9″ x 13″ casserole, providing even more servings — or leftovers!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Baking time: 25–30 minutes

Cooking spray
1 package (10 ounces) frozen, chopped broccoli, thawed
1 cup cooked white rice (warm slightly if using leftover rice)
2 cups (about 8 ounces) diced cooked chicken breast
1 can (10 3/4 ounces) Campbell’s Healthy Request cream of chicken soup
1/4 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
1/4 cup skim milk
1/8 teaspoon curry powder
1 teaspoon dill
1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
1 tablespoon fine, dry bread crumbs
Paprika

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1/4 of recipe

1 – Preheat oven to 350°F. Coat an 8″ x 8″ pan with cooking spray. Layer broccoli in bottom of pan. Top evenly with rice and then chicken. In a large bowl, whisk together soup, mayonnaise, milk, curry powder, dill, and lemon juice; mix well. Pour evenly over chicken. Sprinkle top of casserole with bread crumbs and paprika. Spray cooking spray over bread crumbs (to help them crisp during baking). Bake uncovered for 25–30 minutes, or until bubbly.

* This recipe freezes well. It can be doubled to make a 9″ x 13″ casserole.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 244 calories, Carbohydrates: 20 g, Protein: 23 g, Fat: 8 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Sodium: 382 mg, Fiber: 2 g
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“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week -Moroccan Lentil and Vegetable Soup for Diabetics

September 5, 2022 at 6:01 AM | Posted in Diabetes Self Management, Meatless Monday | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is a Moroccan Lentil and Vegetable Soup for Diabetics. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Herbs, Spices, Olive Oil, Onion, Garlic Cloves, Dried Lentils, Low Sodium Vegetable Broth, Celery, Sun Dried Tomatoes, Yellow Squash, Pum Tomatoes, and Green Bell Peppers. There’s 131 calories and 18 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/

Moroccan Lentil and Vegetable Soup for Diabetics
This hearty and colorful Moroccan lentil and vegetable soup features lentils, fragrant spices, tomatoes and vegetable broth.

Ingredients
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 cup chopped onion
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 cup dried lentils, rinsed and sorted
1 1/2 teaspoons ground coriander
1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1 container (32 ounces) low-sodium vegetable broth
1/2 cup chopped celery
1/2 cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes (not packed in oil)
1 yellow squash, chopped
1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper
1 cup chopped plum tomatoes
1/2 cup chopped fresh Italian parsley
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro or basil

Directions
Yield: 6 servings
Serving size: 1 cup

1 – Heat oil in medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Add onion and garlic; cook and stir 4 minutes or until onion is tender. Stir in lentils, coriander, cumin, cinnamon, and black pepper; cook 2 minutes. Add broth, celery, and sun-dried tomatoes; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low; cover and simmer 25 minutes.

2 – Stir in squash and bell pepper; cover and cook 10 minutes or until lentils are tender.

3 – Top with plum tomatoes, parsley, and cilantro just before serving.

Tip: Many soups, including this one, taste even better the next day after the flavors have had time to blend. Cover and refrigerate the soup overnight, reserving the plum tomatoes, parsley, and cilantro until ready to serve.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 131 calories, Carbohydrates: 20 g, Protein: 8 g, Fat: 3 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 0 mg, Sodium: 264 mg, Fiber: 2 g
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Diabetic Side Dish of the Week – Sausage, Barley, and Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms

September 4, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Side Dish of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Side Dish of the Week is Sausage, Barley, and Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Quick Cooking Barley, Reduced Sodium Chicken Broth, Turkey Italian Sausage, Baby Spinach Leaves, Large Portobello Mushroom Caps, Olive Oil, and Crumbled Blue Cheese. There’s 234 calories and 21 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/

Sausage, Barley, and Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms
Trying to come up with a crowd-pleasing appetizer for an upcoming event? Stuffed mushrooms can be the hit of any get-together — and this hearty version featuring turkey sausage, blue cheese and barley is no exception.

Ingredients
1/2 cup quick-cooking barley
1 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth
2 links (8 ounces) hot or mild turkey Italian sausage*
3 cups packed baby spinach leaves
4 large portobello mushroom caps, stems removed
Olive oil cooking spray
1/4 cup crumbled blue cheese

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 mushroom with 1/2 cup mixture per serving

1 – Preheat oven to 450°F. In medium saucepan combine barley and broth; bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat; cover and simmer 12 to 14 minutes or until barley is tender and liquid is absorbed.

2 – Meanwhile, remove sausage from casings; cook in large nonstick skillet on medium-high heat until no longer pink, stirring frequently. Drain fat. Add spinach to skillet, turning until spinach wilts. Stir mixture into cooked barley.

3 – Remove and discard gills from undersides of mushroom caps. Place caps, rounded sides up, on foil-lined baking sheet coated with cooking spray; coat tops lightly with cooking spray. Bake 5 minutes or until hot. Turn caps over; spoon about 1/2 cup barley mixture evenly into caps and top with cheese. Bake 6 to 8 minutes or until stuffing is heated through and mushrooms are tender.

*You may substitute with turkey breakfast sausage links.

Note: Barley is a whole grain rich in both soluble and insoluble fiber. It also contains vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and phytochemicals. Experts recommend eating at least 3 servings of whole grains every day.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 234 calories, Carbohydrates: 26 g, Protein: 18 g, Fat: 8 g, Saturated Fat: 3 g, Cholesterol: 43 mg, Sodium: 490 mg, Fiber: 5 g
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