Diabetic Dish of the Week – PARMESAN CHICKEN TOPPED WITH SPINACH AND ALMONDS

May 17, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, Diabetic Dish of the Week, Diabetic Gourmet Magazine | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week is a PARMESAN CHICKEN TOPPED WITH SPINACH AND ALMONDS. Chicken Breasts topped with Hellmann’s Mayonnaise, Baby Spinach Leaves, Chopped Almonds, Grated Parmesan Cheese, and Dry Bread Crumbs mixture. Then bake and serve! A fresh, crisp Salad or a type of Rice or Potato Dish would go great with this! So 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 2022! https://diabeticgourmet.com/

PARMESAN CHICKEN TOPPED WITH SPINACH AND ALMONDS
Recipe for Parmesan Chicken Topped with Spinach and Almonds from our Main Dishes recipe section.

Ingredients

1-1/2 tablespoons Hellmann’s or Best Foods Real Mayonnaise
1 cup loosely packed baby spinach leaves, chopped
1 tablespoon chopped almonds
2 teaspoons grated Parmesan cheese
1 teaspoon plain dry bread crumbs
4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (about 1 pound)

Directions

1 – Preheat oven to 425F.
2 – In medium bowl, combine all ingredients except chicken.
3 – On baking sheet, arrange chicken.
4 – Evenly top with mayonnaise mixture.
5 – Bake 15 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked.

Recipe Yield: Yield: 4 servings

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION PER SERVING:
Calories: 180
Fat: 6 grams
Sodium: 140 milligrams
Cholesterol: 10 milligrams
Protein: 27 grams
Carbohydrates: 2 grams
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Grilled Steak and Black Bean Tacos

May 3, 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 Grilled Steak and Black Bean Tacos. Some of the ingredients you’ll be needing are Spices, Herbs, Skirt Steak, Red Onion, Garlic, Salsa, Salt Free Black Beans, Tomato, Corn Tortillas, and Lime Wedges. The Dish is 290 calories and 23 net carbs per serving. Get that grill fired up, I love this recipe! Bring new meaning to “Taco Tuesday”. 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/

Grilled Steak and Black Bean Tacos
If you’re hosting a barbecue this Father’s Day, be sure to dish up some of these tasty tacos. With hearty skirt steak and a hint of chili powder for some kick, they’re sure to be a hit!

Ingredients
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon chili powder
1 teaspoon garlic salt
12 ounces skirt steak, trimmed of fat
4 slices red onion (1/4 inch thick)
Nonstick cooking spray
2 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 cup salsa
1 cup canned no-salt-added black beans, rinsed and drained
1/2 cup chopped fresh tomato
8 corn tortillas, warmed
1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
Lime wedges and lime juice (optional)

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 2 tacos

1 – Prepare grill for direct cooking. Combine cumin, chili powder, and garlic salt in small bowl; sprinkle evenly over both sides of steak. Coat steak and onion slices lightly with nonstick cooking spray.

2 – Grill steak and onions, covered, over medium-high heat 4 to 5 minutes per side or until steak is barely pink in center and onion is tender.

3 – Spray large skillet with cooking spray; heat over medium heat. Add garlic; cook and stir 30 seconds. Add beans, salsa, and tomato; cook and stir 5 minutes or until heated through.

4 – Slice steak crosswise into thin strips; separate onion slices into rings. Serve in warm tortillas with salsa mixture and cilantro. Garnish with lime wedges and lime juice, if desired.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 290 calories, Carbohydrates: 26 g, Protein: 23 g, Fat: 9 g, Saturated Fat: 3 g, Cholesterol: 65 mg, Sodium: 400 mg, Fiber: 3 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Chicken Dinner Salad with Green Onion Dressing

April 26, 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 Chicken Dinner Salad with Green Onion Dressing. Some of the ingredients you’ll be needing to make the Dish are Boneless and Skinless Chicken Breasts, Iceberg Lettuce, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Green Onions, Worcestershire Sauce, Dry Mustard, Splenda, and more! 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/

Chicken Dinner Salad with Green Onion Dressing
This entrée salad comes together in less than an hour and is hearty enough to serve on its own for supper. And with just 12 grams of carb per serving, it will help keep you blood glucose on an even keel.

Ingredients
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 30 minutes to cook chicken.

4 cooked chicken breasts (3 ounces each), boneless, skinless
4 cups iceberg lettuce, washed and torn into bite-size pieces
4 small tomatoes (about 3 1/2 inches in diameter) or 24 grape tomatoes
1 large cucumber (about 8 inches), sliced thinly
1 cup grated carrot
4 ounces green onions
1/4 cup canola oil or extra-virgin olive oil
1/3 cup red wine vinegar
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon dry mustard
2 packets Splenda
2 tablespoons water
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
2 dashes salt
1/4 cup fresh cilantro leaves (optional)

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 breast on 1 1/2 cups salad

Dressing:

1 – Cut chicken into bite-size cubes and set aside. Place 1 cup torn iceberg lettuce on each of four salad plates. Quarter each tomato and place quarters around each plate, or place 6 grape tomatoes on each plate. Distribute cucumber slices evenly between tomato slices on each plate. Top with grated carrots (1/4 cup per plate) and chicken.

2 – Trim the roots and 2 inches from the tops of the green onions. In a blender or food processor, combine all dressing ingredients and blend thoroughly until well mixed. Pour approximately 1/4 cup dressing over each salad. Top with cilantro if desired.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 255 calories, Carbohydrates: 12 g, Protein: 18 g, Fat: 15 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 56 mg, Sodium: 411 mg, Fiber: 3 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Louisiana Stir-Fry

April 19, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dish of the Week, stir-fry | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week is Louisiana Stir-Fry. To make this week’s Dish you’ll be needing Frozen Corn Oil, Shrimp, Broccoli Florets, can of Corn with Red and Green Peppers, Onion, Tabasco Sauce, Cajun Seasoning, Diced Tomatoes, Hot Rice, and Lemon Wedges. There’s 239 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/

Louisiana Stir-Fry
Get in the Mardi Gras spirit and add the taste of the Bayou to your celebrations. Ready in just 20 minutes, this classic Cajun dish is chock-full of seafood, veggies ⁠— and flavor!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 5 minutes (when using frozen cooked shrimp)
Cooking time: about 12–15 minutes.

Cooking spray
2 teaspoons corn oil
1 pound shrimp, shelled and deveined (for convenience, use frozen cooked shrimp that have been thawed)
1 bag (14 ounces) frozen broccoli florets
1 can (11 ounces) corn with red and green pepper, drained
1/2 cup coarsely chopped onion
1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce (such as Tabasco)
1 tablespoon Cajun seasoning (look for low-salt or no-salt Cajun seasoning if you limit your sodium intake)
1 can (14 1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes
Hot rice (optional)
8 lemon wedges (optional)

Directions
Yield: 8 cups
Serving size: 2 cups

1 – Coat a cool, nonstick wok with cooking spray. Preheat wok, then add oil. When the oil is hot, add shrimp and cook until they turn pink. (If using precooked shrimp, add shrimp during the last minute of cooking).

2 – Remove shrimp from the wok and set aside. Place frozen broccoli in the wok and cook for 3 minutes, stirring constantly. Add corn with peppers, onion, hot pepper sauce, and Cajun seasoning. Cook 2 minutes more, stirring frequently. Add tomatoes and cook until hot and bubbly, about 3 minutes. Add cooked shrimp and heat 1 minute more, stirring frequently. Serve immediately (over hot rice and with a squeeze of lemon if desired).

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 239 calories, Carbohydrates: 23 g, Protein: 30 g, Fat: 3 g, Saturated Fat: <1 g, Sodium: 1,864 mg*, Fiber: 1 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Moroccan-Style Lamb Chops

April 12, 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 Moroccan-Style Lamb Chops. To make this week’s Dish you’ll be needing Olive Oil, Ground Cumin, Ground Coriander, Salt, Ground Cinnamon, Ground Red Pepper, Center Cut Lamb Loin Chops, and Garlic Cloves. There’s 173 calories and 0 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-Style Lamb Chops
Herbs and spices take these lamb chops from ordinary to extraordinary! A mixture of coriander, cumin, red pepper, cinnamon, and garlic packs a flavor punch that pairs perfectly with juicy center-cut loin chops.

Ingredients

1 tablespoon olive oil

1 teaspoon ground cumin

1 teaspoon ground coriander

3/4 teaspoon salt

1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1/8 teaspoon ground red pepper

4 center-cut lamb loin chops, cut 1 inch thick (about 1 pound total)

2 cloves garlic, minced

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 lamb chop

1. Prepare grill or preheat broiler.

2. Combine oil, cumin, coriander, salt, cinnamon, and red pepper in small bowl; mix well. Rub or brush oil mixture over both sides of lamb chops. Sprinkle garlic over both sides of lamb chops. Grill on covered grill, or broil 4 to 5 inches from heat, 5 minutes per side for medium doneness.

Hint: This recipe also works well with an indoor, electric, countertop grill.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 173 calories, Carbohydrates: 1 g, Protein: 23 g, Fat: 8 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 71 mg, Sodium: 510 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Creamy Baked Chicken with Artichokes and Mushrooms

March 29, 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 Dish of the Week is a Creamy Baked Chicken with Artichokes and Mushrooms. To make this delicious and healthy dish you’ll need; Skinless Chicken Breasts, Spices, Artichokes, and Cremini Mushrooms. 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/

Creamy Baked Chicken with Artichokes and Mushrooms
With only 14 grams of carbohydrate per serving, this dish is sure to delight your taste buds — and your blood sugar!

Ingredients
6 boneless skinless chicken breasts (about 4 ounces each)
1 1/2 teaspoons paprika
1 1/2 teaspoons dried thyme
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1 can (14 ounces) artichokes packed in water, drained
1 tablespoon butter
1 package (8 ounces) sliced cremini mushrooms
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
3/4 cup low-sodium chicken broth
1/2 cup fat-free half-and-half

Directions
Yield: 6 servings
1 – Preheat oven to 375°F.
2 – Place chicken in 13X9-inch baking dish. Combine paprika, thyme, salt, and pepper in small bowl; mix well. Reserve 1 teaspoon seasoning mixture; set aside. Sprinkle remaining seasoning mixture evenly over chicken. Cut artichokes in half; arrange around chicken.
3 – Melt butter in large saucepan over medium heat. Add mushrooms and reserved 1 teaspoon seasoning mixture; cook and stir 5 minutes or until tender. Sprinkle flour over mushrooms; cook and stir 1 minute. Stir in broth; simmer 3 minutes or until thickened. Stir in half-and-half; cook 1 minute. Pour evenly over chicken and artichokes.
4 – Bake 30 minutes or until no longer pink.

Serving Suggestion: Serve with a steamed green vegetable such as asparagus, broccoli, or green beans.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 220 calories, Carbohydrates: 14 g, Protein: 29 g, Fat: 6 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 79 mg, Sodium: 425 mg, Fiber: 7 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Springtime Panzanella

March 22, 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 Springtime Panzanella. Get a healthy and delicious taste of Spring with this week’s recipe. Asparagus, Carrots, Red Onion, Deli Style Mustard, and Parmesan Cheese are just some of the ingredients you’ll need to make this recipe. 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/

Springtime Panzanella

Ingredients
3 tablespoons olive oil, divided
2 cloves garlic, minced and divided
3 slices whole wheat bread, cut into 1-inch cubes
1 teaspoon salt, divided
1 pound asparagus, cut into 1-inch pieces
1/4 cup chopped carrot
1/2 cup finely chopped red onion
2 tablespoons white wine vinegar
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon deli-style mustard
2 tablespoon shredded Parmesan cheese

Directions
1 – Preheat oven to 425°F. Spray baking sheets with nonstick cooking spray.

2 – Combine 1 tablespoon oil and 1 clove garlic in large bowl; mix well. Add bread cubes; toss to coat evenly. Spread in single layer on baking sheet.

3 – Combine 1 tablespoon oil, remaining 1 clove garlic, and 1/2 teaspoon salt in same bowl. Add asparagus and carrot; toss to coat evenly. Spread on separate baking sheet.

4 – Bake bread cubes and vegetables 15 minutes, stirring once. Let stand 5 to 10 minutes to cool slightly.

5 – Meanwhile, combine onion, vinegar, remaining 1 tablespoon oil, lemon juice, mustard, and remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt in small bowl; mix well. Add bread cubes and vegetables; gently toss to coat evenly. Top with cheese just before serving.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 173 calories, Carbohydrates: 13 g, Protein: 5 g, Fat: 12 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 2 mg, Sodium: 722 mg, Fiber: 3 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon

March 15, 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 Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon. I’ve got a great way to start your day, Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon. You’ll just need 5 ingredients to make this week’s dish; Cholesterol-Free Egg Substitute, Black Pepper, Green Onions, Reduced-Fat Cream Cheese, and Smoked Salmon. The dish is only 100 calories and 2 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/

Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon
This low-carb fish dish is easy to prepare and packed with healthful omega-3 fatty acids!

Ingredients
1 container (16 ounces) cholesterol-free egg substitute
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
2 tablespoons sliced green onions, with tops
1 ounce chilled reduced-fat cream cheese, cut into 1/4-inch cubes
2 ounces smoked salmon, flaked

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

1 – Whisk egg substitute and pepper in large bowl. Coat nonstick skillet with nonstick cooking spray; heat over medium heat. Pour egg substitute into skillet and stir. Cook 5 to 7 minutes or until mixture begins to set; stir occasionally while scraping bottom of pan.

2 – Gently fold in green onions, cream cheese, and salmon; cook and stir about 3 minutes or just until eggs are cooked through but still slightly moist.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 100 calories, Carbohydrates: 2 g, Protein: 15 g, Fat: 3 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 10 mg, Sodium: 560 mg, Fiber: 0 g
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Chicken Barley Soup

March 15, 2022 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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Here’s a recipe for a Chicken Barley Soup. To make this recipe some of the ingredients you’ll be needing are Olive Oil, Onion, Carrots, Mushrooms, Spices, Quick-Cooking Barley, Fat Free Reduced Sodium Chicken Broth, Cooked Chicken and more! The Soup is 102 calories and 13 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/

Chicken Barley Soup
Getting tired of the same old chicken-soup-from-a-can routine this cold and flu season? You’ll love this quick and easy homemade version, chock-full of hearty and nourishing ingredients!

Ingredients
1 teaspoon olive oil
3/4 cup chopped onion
3/4 cup chopped carrot
3/4 cup chopped celery
1 package (8 ounces) sliced mushrooms
2 cloves garlic, minced
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 cup uncooked quick-cooking barley
1/4 teaspoon dried thyme
4 cups fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth
1 cup chopped cooked chicken
1 bay leaf
Juice of 1 lemon
Parsley (optional)

Directions
Yield: 8 servings
Serving size: 1 cup

1. Place oil in Dutch oven. Add onion, carrot, celery, mushrooms and garlic. Cook over medium-high heat 5 minutes.

2. Add pepper, barley, thyme, broth, chicken and bay leaf. Bring to a boil; reduce heat, cover and simmer 25 minutes, or until vegetables are tender.

3. Remove and discard bay leaf. Stir in lemon juice and sprinkle with parsley, if desired.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 102 calories, Carbohydrates: 15 g, Protein: 9 g, Fat: 1 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 13 mg, Sodium: 307 mg, Fiber: 2 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Lemon-Baked Fish With Cajun Buttery Topping  

March 8, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dish of the Week | 1 Comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week is a Lemon-Baked Fish With Cajun Buttery Topping. To make this week’s Dish you’ll be needing Lemons, Tilapia Fillets, Dried Thyme Leaves, Salt, Pepper, Reduced Fat Margarine, Louisiana Hot Sauce and Chopped Parsley. There’s 137 calories and 1 net carb 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/

Lemon-Baked Fish With Cajun Buttery Topping
Craving Southern cooking? Celebrate Mardi Gras in style with this delicate seafood dish, topped with a spicy Cajun sauce and served on a bed of citrusy lemon slices!

Ingredients
3 medium lemons, divided
4 tilapia fillets (about 1 pound total) rinsed and patted dry
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
2 tablespoons reduced-fat margarine
2 tablespoons Louisiana hot sauce
2 tablespoons chopped parsley, divided

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 (3-ounce) fillet plus about 2 teaspoons buttery topping

1. Preheat oven to 400°F. Line baking sheet with foil. Slice 2 lemons into 8 rounds total. Arrange lemon rounds in 4 rows (2 slices each). Place 1 fillet on top of each row. (The lemons act as a “bed” for each fillet.)

2. Combine thyme, salt, and pepper in small bowl and sprinkle evenly over fillets. Bake 10 to 12 minutes, or until fillets are opaque in center.

3. Meanwhile, grate 2 teaspoons lemon peel from remaining lemon, place in small bowl with margarine, hot sauce, and 1 tablespoon parsley. Stir until well blended.

4. To serve, top each fillet with equal amounts of margarine mixture and sprinkle evenly with remaining 1 tablespoon parsley. May serve on lemon slices, if desired.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 137 calories, Carbohydrates: 2 g, Protein: 23 g, Fat: 4 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 56 mg, Sodium: 366 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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bringing joy to family meals

KETO-NIC

It's not a diet, it's a lifestyle change

The Terrified Amateur

My Object All Sublime