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Posts Tagged ‘lemon’

postheadericon Tropical Dream Cake

5.00 avg. rating (94% score) - 6 votes

Tropical Dream Cake is an easy and quick recipe for a luscious cake made with a boxed cake mix, pineapple, coconut, lemon pudding, pecans and whipped topping. Takes only 20 minutes to prepare. It is also a low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low carbohydrates, WeightWatchers (5) PointsPlus recipe. Makes 24 servings. Tropical Dream Cake will be loved by your family, friends and guests.tropical-dream-cake

INGREDIENTS:

1 (20 oz) can crushed pineapple in juice, undrained
1 (2-layer size) box yellow cake mix
1 (3.4 oz) box lemon flavor instant pudding mix
1-1/2 cups cold milk
2 cups thawed frozen whipped topping
1/2 cup flaked coconut, toasted
1/2 cup chopped pecans

DIRECTIONS:

1. Preheat oven to 350º F.

2. Drain pineapple, reserving 1 cup juice. Prepare cake batter as directed on package, substituting reserved juice for 1 cup of the water. Pour into 15x10x1-inch pan sprayed with cooking spray.

3. Bake 15 to 18 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely.

4. Beat pudding mix and milk with whisk 2 minutes. Stir in pineapple; spread over cake. Cover with whipped topping; top with coconut and nuts. Keep refrigerated.

Yield: 24 servings.

WW PointsPlus+ = 5 per 1/24th recipe serving size.

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION:
Calories: 180, Total Fat 8g, Saturated Fat 3g, Cholesterol 25mg, Sodium 220mg, Sugars 19g, Carbohydrates 26g, Fiber 1g, Protein 2g

DISCLAIMER: Weight Watchers is a registered trademark of Weight Watchers International Inc. Points and PointsPlus are trademarks of Weight Watchers International Inc. Authentic information about the program is only available at your local Weight Watchers meeting. This site is not affiliated with Weight Watchers International in any way and Weight Watchers has not reviewed this site for accuracy or suitability for WW members. Information on this site is based on recollections and assumptions of its author and is not warranted for any purpose by its author. All readers are encouraged to go to a Weight Watcher’s meeting for actual WW info. This site is presented under the rights of the First Amendment; rights worth fighting for. All information is intended for your general knowledge only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for specific medical conditions. You should seek prompt medical care for any specific health issues and consult your physician before starting a new fitness regimen.

postheadericon Lemonade Cheesecake

4.57 avg. rating (90% score) - 7 votes

Lemonade Cheesecake is an easy, quick and delicious no-cooking recipe. A great option for your Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter desserts. It takes only (15) minutes to prepare and (4) hours to chill. Summary: Fat-free cream  cheese, skim milk and a powdered drink mix are mixed together and poured into a low-fat crust, then topped with fat-free whipped topping. It is also a low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, diabetic friendly, heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (5 PointsPlus), (7 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (8) servings. Lemonade Cheesecake will be loved by all of your famillemonade-cheesecakey, friends and guests.

Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Total Time: 4 Hours-15 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

1 (8 oz) bar fat-free cream cheese,
softened

1 tsp Crystal Light lemonade drink mix
1/4 cup cold skim milk
1 (8 oz) tub fat-free frozen whipped topping, thawed

1 (6 oz) ready-to-use reduced-fat
graham cracker crust

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postheadericon Lemon Chiffon Pie

4.27 avg. rating (86% score) - 11 votes

Lemon Chiffon Pie is a delicious, quick and easy recipe for a fabulous pie. It takes only 3-5 minutes of cooking, then assembled and chilled for an hour.  A fantastic option for any day of the week and/or holidays. This is also a  healthy, low fat, low calories, low cholesterol, low carbohydrates, low sugars, low sodium, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (4 SmartPoints), (4 PointsPlus) recipe. Lemon Chiffon Pie will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

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Prep Time: 1-1/2 Hours.
Cooking Time: 3-5 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

1 cup evaporated milk
1 (.25 ounce) envelope unflavored gelatin
1/2 cup water
3 tbsp fresh lemon juice
3/4 cup no-calorie granulated sweetener
3/4 tsp grated lemon rind
1/4 tsp lemon extract
1 (9 inch) graham cracker crust

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postheadericon Easy Lemon Thumbprint Cookies

5.00 avg. rating (92% score) - 3 votes

Easy Lemon Thumbprint Cookies, An easy cookie recipe your friends and family will love. No one will be able to tell this is a healthy WeightWatchers  PointsPlus+ recipe. Easy Lemon Thumbprint Cookies will be loved by everyone.

Ingredients

lemon thumbprint cookies

lemon thumbprint cookies

1 1⁄2 sticks unsalted butter, softened
1/2 cup powdered sugar, plus extra for dusting
1/4 cup sugar
1 large egg
1 tsp lemon zest
1 tbsp lemon juice
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 tsp baking powder
2 cups flour
1 cup, scant, prepared lemon curd

Directions:

1. Beat butter and sugars in large bowl with mixer on medium speed until fluffy. Beat in egg, lemon zest and juice and vanilla. On low speed, beat in baking powder, then flour until incorporated. Cover and chill dough 1 hour. Place lemon curd into a small zip top food storage bag. Seal bag.

2. Preheat oven to 350°F. You will need baking sheets lined with
non stick foil, liners or parchment paper. Shape scant tablespoonsful of dough into balls; place 2 inches apart on prepared sheets. With index finger, make a deep indentation in center of each. Snip a tiny corner of zip top bag and pipe lemon curd into dough indentations to fill completely (about 1 tsp per cookie).

3. Bake 15 minutes or until cookie edges just begin to lightly brown. Cool completely on baking sheets or wire racks. Dust cookie edges with powdered sugar before serving.

Yield: 40 cookies

Serving Size: 1 Cookie per serving.
Weight Watchers Points Plus+= 3

Nutrition Information:

Calories 93, Fat 4g, Cholesterol 2mg, Sodium 20mg, Carbohydrates 13g, Fiber 0g, Protein 1g

Disclaimer: Weight Watchers is a registered trademark of Weight Watchers International Inc. Points and PointsPlus are trademarks of Weight Watchers International Inc. Authentic information about the program is only available at your local Weight Watchers meeting. This site is not affiliated with Weight Watchers International in any way and Weight Watchers has not reviewed this site for accuracy or suitability for WW members. Information on this site is based on recollections and assumptions of its author and is not warranted for any purpose by its author. All readers are encouraged to go to a Weight Watcher’s meeting for actual WW info. This site is presented under the rights of the First Amendment; rights worth fighting for. All information is intended for your general knowledge only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for specific medical conditions. You should seek prompt medical care for any specific health issues and consult your physician before starting a new fitness regimen.