Archive for May, 2013
Grilled Chicken Kabobs is an easy, healthy and delcious recipe that is low in calories, low in fat, low in carbohydrates, low in sugars and high in Vitamins A and C. It is also a Weight Watchers (4 ) PointsPlus and diabetic friendly recipe. Makes 4 Servings. Grilled Chicken Kabobs will be enjoyed by all of your family, friends and guests.
1 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-1/2 inch pieces
1 each red, yellow and green bell pepper, cut into 1-1/2 inch pieces
1/2 cup light Italian salad dressing, divided
1. Thread chicken and peppers alternately onto 4 skewers; brush with 1/4 cup of the salad dressing.
2. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
3. Preheat grill to medium heat. Grill kabobs 12 to 15 minutes or until chicken is done, turning and brushing occasionally with remaining dressing.
If using wooden skewers, soak skewers in water for 30 minutes before using to assemble kabobs. This prevents them from burning on the grill.
Yield: 4 Servings.
Serving Size: 1 Kabob per serving.
Weight Watchers PointsPlus = 4
Carb Choices: 4
2 Vegetable + 3 Meat (L) + 1/2 Fat
Calories: 200, Total Fat: 3g, Saturated Fat: 1g, Cholesterol: 65mg, Carbohydrates: 9g, Sodium: 380mg, Sugars: 3g, Fiber 2g, Protein: 26g, Vitamin A: 30 %DV, Vitamin C: 120 %DV, Calcium: 2 %DV, Iron: 8 %DV
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Waldorf Salad is a healthy and easy recipe. Just throw everything together and chill in refrigerator for 30 minutes. Makes 2 servings. It is a low calorie, low fat, low carbohydrates, low sodium, low cholesterol, Weight Watchers (5 SmartPoints) and heart-healthy recipe. It is an easy, quick, delicious, and healthy recipe. It can’t get much better than this! Waldorf Salad will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Total Time: 45 Minutes.
1/4 cup plain yogurt
1/4 cup low-fat mayonnaise
2 packets no calorie sweetener (such as Splenda)
1 tsp lemon juice
1 pinch nutmeg
1 cup chopped apples
1/4 cup chopped celery
1 tbsp chopped dried cranberries
1 tbsp chopped walnuts