Turkey Bacon Biscuits

July 1, 2022 at 6:01 AM | Posted in Jennie-O Turkey Products, Jennie-O | Leave a comment
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Turkey Bacon Biscuits. Breakfast or Brunch makes no difference with these delicious and healthy Turkey Bacon Biscuits! Made using JENNIE-O® Turkey Bacon along with Cream Cheese, Eggs, Swiss Cheese, Green Onions, and served on Flaky Biscuits. They’re only 200 calories and 15 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 2022! https://www.jennieo.com/

Turkey Bacon Biscuits
Bake up these flakey biscuits topped with egg and cheese sandwiched between crisp turkey bacon. An easy breakfast or brunch recipe for your family that’s ready in just 30 minutes.
Total Time – 30 Minutes
Serving Size – 10 Servings

INGREDIENTS
½ (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
3 eggs
2 tablespoons milk
½ cup shredded Swiss cheese
2 tablespoons chopped green onion
1 (10-ounce) can refrigerated flaky biscuits
5 slices JENNIE-O® Turkey Bacon, cooked and crumbled
2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley leaves

DIRECTIONS
1) Heat oven to 350ºF. Grease 10 muffin cups.
2) In small bowl, beat cream cheese, eggs and milk on low speed until smooth. Stir in Swiss cheese and green onion.
3) Separate biscuit dough into 10 biscuits. Place 1 biscuit in each greased muffin cup; firmly press in bottom and up sides, forming a 1/4 -inch rim.
4) Place half of bacon in bottom of dough-lined muffin cups. Spoon cream cheese mixture over bacon. Top with remaining bacon and parsley.
5) Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until filling is set and biscuits are golden brown.
6) Always cook to well-done, 165°F as measured by a meat thermometer.
* Always cook to an internal temperature of 165°F.

RECIPE NUTRITION INFORMATION
PER SERVING

Calories 200
Protein 6g
Carbohydrates 15g
Fiber 0g
Sugars 2g
Fat 12g
Cholesterol 70mg
Sodium 430mg
Saturated Fat 4.5g
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Wild Idea Buffalo Recipe of the Week – Potato Pie – Buffalo Wing Style

June 29, 2022 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 – Potato Pie – Buffalo Wing Style. How about some Pie, Potato Pie! This is made using the Wild Idea Ground Buffalo along with Jill’s Chili Seasoning (or other chili seasoning), Celery, Carrots, Green Onions, Wing Sauce, Potatoes, Mexican Blend Cheese, Blue Cheese, Eggs, and a Cup of Cream. All this and Baked in a Pie! 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 2022! https://wildideabuffalo.com/

Potato Pie – Buffalo Wing Style “doesn’t taste like chicken” (serves 8)
Ground Buffalo sautéed with carrots, celery and onion and seasoned with “buffalo wing sauce” and then baked into a pie with golden potatoes and cheese. Yup – it’s pretty tasty.

Ingredients:

1 – pound Ground Buffalo
1 – tablespoon olive oil
3 – tablespoons Jill’s Chili Seasoning (or other chili seasoning)
2 – cups celery, chopped
1 – cup carrots, chopped
4 – green onions, chopped
1 – cup wing sauce
8 – potatoes, pre-cooked and chopped
8 – ounces Mexican blend cheese
4 – ounces blue cheese, crumbled
2 – eggs, beaten
¼ – cup cream

Preparation:

1 – In a sauté pan over medium high heat add the oil and crumble in the ground buffalo meat.
2 -Add the chili seasonings and stir in to incorporate, breaking up the meat with a spatula as you stir.
3 – Add the carrots celery and green onions and continue to cook until meat is browned and vegetables are slightly tender.
4 – Remove meat/vegetable mix from heat and allow the meat mixture to cool a bit, about 10 minutes.
5 – Lightly oil into a deep-dish pie pan.
6 – In a bowl mix the meat, potatoes and cheeses together.
7 – Whisk the eggs with the cream and fold into the mixture.
8 – Press the mixture into a deep dish pie-pan and cover with foil.
9 – Bake at 375° for 30 minutes. Remove the foil and palace under broiler until top is browned and crusty.
10 – Remove from heat and serve.

Serve with wing sauce and additional blue cheese crumbles or dressing. Note: If making ahead of time and refrigerating for baking later increase cooking time by 10 minutes.
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Appetizer of the Week – Herbed Stuffed Tomatoes

June 25, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Appetizer of the Week, Appetizers, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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This week’s Appetizer of the Week is Herbed Stuffed Tomatoes. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Cherry Tomatoes, Low Fat Cottage Cheese, Green Onions, Dried Chervil Leaves, Dried Dill Weed, and Lemon Pepper Seasoning. There’s 27 calories and 2 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/

Herbed Stuffed Tomatoes
If you like stuffed tomatoes, you’ll love these delightful herb- and cheese-filled appetizers. Made with flavorful grape tomatoes, they’re as charming as they are delicious!

Ingredients
15 cherry tomatoes
1/2 cup low-fat (1%) cottage cheese
1 tablespoon thinly sliced green onion
1 teaspoon chopped fresh chervil or 1/4 teaspoon dried chervil leaves
1/2 teaspoon snipped fresh dill or 1/8 teaspoon dried dill weed
1/8 teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning

Directions
Yield: 5 servings
Serving size: 3 stuffed tomatoes

1. Cut thin slice off bottom of each tomato. Scoop out pulp with small spoon; discard pulp. Invert tomatoes onto paper towels to drain.

2. Stir cottage cheese, green onion, chervil, dill, and lemon-pepper seasoning in small bowl until just combined. Spoon evenly into tomatoes. Serve immediately or cover and refrigerate up to 8 hours.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 27 calories, Carbohydrates: 3 g, Protein: 3 g, Fat: 1 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 1 mg, Sodium: 96 mg, Fiber: 1 g
https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/recipes/appetizer/herbed-stuffed-tomatoes/

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“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – SPINACH SALAD WITH SEARED BOK CHOY, GINGER AND CILANTRO

June 6, 2022 at 6:01 AM | Posted in Diabetic Gourmet Magazine, Meatless Monday | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is a SPINACH SALAD WITH SEARED BOK CHOY, GINGER AND CILANTRO. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Canola Oil, Bok Choy, Green Onions, Garlic Cloves, Ginger, Reduced Sodium Soy Sauce, Black Pepper, Cilantro, and Baby Spinach Leaves. There’s 50 calories and 3 net carbs per serving. 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/

SPINACH SALAD WITH SEARED BOK CHOY, GINGER AND CILANTRO
This Asian-inspired recipe is alive with shades of green from spinach and bok choy and distinct flavors of soy sauce, ginger and garlic. And when you arrange the bok choy over fresh spinach, the warmth gently and slightly wilts the spinach leaves. The result is a mouth-watering medley of tastes and textures. To turn this salad into a complete meal, top it with grilled or seared tofu, grilled or roasted chicken breast, or grilled or steamed shrimp. Recipe for Spinach Salad with Seared Bok Choy, Ginger and Cilantro from our Salads recipe section.
Ingredients

1 Tbsp canola oil
1 bunch bok choy, rinsed well and chopped (4 cups)
1/3 cup chopped whole green onions
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tsp minced fresh ginger
1 Tbsp reduced-sodium soy sauce
1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper
2 Tbsp chopped fresh cilantro
4 cups fresh baby spinach leaves

Directions

1 – In large skillet, heat canola oil over medium-high heat.
2 – Add bok choy, green onions, garlic and ginger and cook 2-3 minutes or until bok choy is tender-crisp.
3 – Add soy sauce and pepper, stir to coat and cook 1 minute. Remove from heat and stir in cilantro.
4 – Arrange spinach leaves on serving platter. Spoon bok choy mixture over spinach and serve.

NOTES:
This Asian-inspired recipe is alive with shades of green from spinach and bok choy and distinct flavors of soy sauce, ginger and garlic. And when you arrange the bok choy over fresh spinach, the warmth gently and slightly wilts the spinach leaves. The result is a mouth-watering medley of tastes and textures. To turn this salad into a complete meal, top it with grilled or seared tofu, grilled or roasted chicken breast, or grilled or steamed shrimp.

Recipe Yield: Yield: 4 servings. Serving size: 2/3 cup bok choy mixture, 1 cup spinach.

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION PER SERVING:
Calories: 50
Fat: 3.5 grams
Fiber: 2 grams
Sodium: 140 milligrams
Protein: 1 grams
Carbohydrates: 5 grams
https://diabeticgourmet.com/diabetic-recipe/spinach-salad-with-seared-bok-choy-ginger-and-cilantro

“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – Scrambled Egg Breakfast Burritos

May 23, 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 Scrambled Egg Breakfast Burritos. Start the Day off with a Delicious and Healthy Scrambled Egg Breakfast Burritos. To make these Burritos you’ll be needing Non Stick Cooking Spray, Red Bell Peppers, Green Onions, Red Pepper Flakes, Egg Whites, Cilantro, Flour Tortillas, Shredded Low Sodium Reduced Fat Monterey Jack Cheese, and Salsa. There’s 192 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/

Scrambled Egg Breakfast Burritos
Breakfast, as they say, is the most important meal of the day. Start your morning off right with these breakfast burritos, full of south-of-the-border flavor!

Ingredients
Nonstick cooking spray
1 medium red bell pepper, chopped
5 green onions, sliced
1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
8 egg whites
1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro or parsley
4 (8-inch) flour tortillas
1/2 cup (2 ounces) shredded low-sodium reduced-fat Monterey Jack cheese
1/3 cup salsa

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 burrito with 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon salsa

1. Spray medium nonstick skillet with cooking spray. Heat over medium heat. Add bell pepper, green onions, and red pepper flakes; cook and stir 3 minutes, or until vegetables are crisp-tender.

2. Add egg whites to vegetables. Reduce heat to low. Cook and stir 3 minutes, or until set. Sprinkle with cilantro.

3. Stack tortillas and wrap in paper towels. Microwave on high 1 minute, or until tortillas are hot.

4. Place one-fourth egg mixture on each tortilla. Sprinkle with 2 tablespoons cheese. Fold sides over to enclose filling. Serve with salsa.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 192 calories, Carbohydrates: 23 g, Protein: 13 g, Fat: 5 g, Saturated Fat: 3 g, Cholesterol: 10 g, Sodium: 423 g, Fiber: 2 g
https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/recipes/breakfast/scrambled-egg-breakfast-burritos/

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“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – Vegetable-Topped Hummus

May 16, 2022 at 6:01 AM | Posted in Diabetes Self Management, Meatless Monday, Vegetarian | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is Vegetable-Topped Hummus. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Chickpeas, Tahini, Lemon Juice, Garlic Clove, Salt, Tomato, Green Onions, Parsley, and Assorted Crackers. 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/

Vegetable-Topped Hummus
A conventional homemade hummus base topped with an assortment of chopped veggies makes for a winning combination! For a gluten-, dairy-, egg-, nut-, and soy-free snack, serve this dip with carrot and celery sticks, bell pepper strips, and cucumber slices. Fun for everyone!

Ingredients
1 can (about 15 ounces) chickpeas, rinsed and drained
2 tablespoons tahini
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1 clove garlic
3/4 teaspoon salt
1 tomato, finely chopped
2 green onions, finely chopped
2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
Pita bread or assorted crackers (optional)

Directions
Yield: 8 servings
Serving size: 6 tablespoons hummus

1 – Combine chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice, garlic, and salt in food processor or blender; process until smooth.

2 – Combine tomato, green onions, and parsley in small bowl; gently toss to combine.

3 – Spoon hummus into serving bowl; top with tomato mixture. Serve with pita bread or assorted crackers, if desired.

Note: For a gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, nut-free, soy-free snack, serve hummus with carrot and celery sticks, bell pepper strips, and cucumber slices.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 75 calories, Carbohydrates: 9 g, Protein: 4 g, Fat: 3 g, Saturated Fat: 0 g, Cholesterol: 0 mg, Sodium: 369 mg, Fiber: 3 g
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Appetizer of the Week – Creamy Potato-Broccoli Soup

April 30, 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 a recipe for Creamy Potato-Broccoli Soup. Made using Reduced-Sodium Chicken Broth, Onion, Potatoes, Frozen Chopped Broccoli, Shredded Reduced-Fat Sharp Cheddar Cheese, Green Onions, and Seasoning. All together is one fine meal! 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 Potato-Broccoli Soup
Soup weather is here, and nothing beats this hearty and warming homemade comfort food! Low in fat but full of flavor, this healthy twist on the classic is sure to keep you satisfied for hours.

Preparation time: 25 minutes.
Cooking time: 30–40 minutes.

Ingredients
1 can (14 ounces) fat-free, reduced-sodium chicken broth
1 large onion, chopped
4 medium potatoes (about 7 ounces each), peeled and coarsely diced
1 1/2 cups fat-free half-and-half
2 teaspoons butter-flavor granules(such as Butter Buds)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
10-ounce package frozen chopped broccoli, partially thawed
1/2 cup finely shredded reduced-fat sharp Cheddar cheese
1/2 cup chopped green onions

Directions
Yield: 6 1/2 cups.
Serving size: 1 cup.

1 – Combine chicken broth, chopped onion, and diced potatoes in a large pan. Cover, bring to a boil, reduce heat to a simmer, and cook for 20–25 minutes, or until potatoes are very tender when pierced with a fork. Drain off liquid and reserve. Remove 2 cups of potato and onion mixture and set aside. In the pan, mash the remaining potato mixture with an electric mixer. Mix in cooking liquid. Whisk in half-and-half, butter-flavor granules, salt, and pepper. Break apart broccoli. Stir broccoli and reserved potatoes and onions into soup. Return to stove, cover, and cook at a gentle simmer for 10–15 minutes, or until soup is heated through and broccoli is tender; stir periodically to prevent sticking. Spoon 1 cup into each bowl and sprinkle with cheese and chopped green onions.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 182 calories, Carbohydrates: 33 g, Protein: 8 g, Fat: 2 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Sodium: 390 mg, Fiber: 5 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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Appetizer of the Week – Ortega Green Chile Guacamole

April 9, 2022 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Appetizer of the Week, Appetizers, CooksRecipes | Leave a comment
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This week’s Appetizer of the Week is an Ortega Green Chile Guacamole. To make this recipe you’ll be needing Avocados, ORTEGA® Diced Green Chiles, Green Onions, Olive Oil, fresh Lime Juice, Garlic, and Salt. 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

Ortega Green Chile Guacamole
More zip as you dip; the green chiles make this guacamole a real crowd pleaser.

Recipe Ingredients:
2 medium very ripe avocados, seeded, peeled and mashed
1 (4-ounce) can ORTEGA® Diced Green Chiles
2 large green onions, chopped
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 teaspoon fresh lime juice
1 clove garlic, finely chopped
1/4 teaspoon salt

Cooking Directions:
1 – Combine avocados, chiles, green onions, olive oil, lime juice, garlic and salt in a medium bowl.
2 – Cover; refrigerate for at least 1 hour.
3 – Serve with tortilla chips.
Makes 2 cups.
https://www.cooksrecipes.com/appetizer/ortega_green_chile_guacamole_recipe.html

Diabetic Dish of the Week – Turkey Meatballs with Spaghetti Squash

April 5, 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 – Turkey Meatballs with Spaghetti Squash. Made using 93% lean Ground Turkey, Cooking, Diabetes, Spaghetti Squash, Spices, Tomatoes, Turkey Meatballs with Spaghetti Squash, Whole Wheat Bread Crumbs, Egg Whites, Green Onions, and more! There’s 224 calories and 16 net carbs per serving. Meatballs and Spaghetti made healthier! 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/

Turkey Meatballs with Spaghetti Squash
Low fat but full of flavor, these Turkey Meatballs are perfect for warming up on a cool evening!

Ingredients
1/3 cup soft whole wheat bread crumbs (1 slice bread)
1/4 cup grated onion
1 teaspoon garlic powder
2 1/2 tablespoons minced flat leaf parsley
1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
1 teaspoon dried thyme
1/2 teaspoon whole fennel seeds
1 pound 93% lean ground turkey
2 egg whites
1 (12- to 16-ounce) spaghetti squash
1 can (about 14 ounces) no-salt-added crushed tomatoes
1/4 cup fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1 tablespoon minced fresh basil
1/3 cup minced green onions

Directions
Yield: 4 servings.
Serving size: 1/4 cup spaghetti squash with 1/4 cup sauce and 5 meatballs.

1 – Mix bread crumbs, onion, garlic, parsley, red pepper, thyme, and fennel seed in bowl. Mix ground turkey with egg whites in large bowl, and add seasoned crumbs. Knead mixture well. Cover and chill meat 10 minutes. Preheat broiler.

2 – Split squash in half. Remove seeds. Place in glass baking dish, cut side down. Add 3 to 4 tablespoons water. Microwave on HIGH 10 to 12 minutes, or until fork-tender. Set aside to cool.

3 – Form 20 meatballs with chilled turkey. Put meatballs on pan; broil 4 to 5 minutes. Remove pan, turn meatballs, and cook 4 minutes more. Mix tomatoes and broth in 12-inch skillet; simmer over low heat. Add meatballs, oregano, basil, and green onions. Stir and cook until hot, about 10 minutes.

4 – Scrape squash into strands onto serving plate. Top with sauce and meatballs.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 224 calories, Carbohydrates: 20 g, Protein: 31 g, Fat: 3 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 47 mg, Sodium: 450 mg, Fiber: 4 g
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