Spinach Pie - Diabetic Friendly

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Wayne Jeseritz

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This recipe was given to me by our dear friends Tom and Barb. They thought I would like it because it is diabetic friendly. They were right, I do like it. Even my wife likes it and she is a fussy eater. It worked great for me eating it the next several days. You can warm it up or eat it cold.

This is good for anybody, not just diabetics.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

4 oz
whole wheat angel hair pasta
3/4 c
eggbeaters
1/2 c
light sour cream
1/4 tsp
garlic powder
1/4 c
basil
3 1/4 tsp
red pepper flakes
10 oz
spinach, frozen (i use fresh)
8 oz
fat free cream cheese
1 c
reduced fat cheese
2 c
turkey/chicken breast (meat of your choice)

How to Make Spinach Pie - Diabetic Friendly

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2Coat a 9" deep-dish pie plate (I used a 9" springform pan and it worked great) with cooking spray.
  • 3Cook the turkey/chicken, let cool. Then cut up the turkey/chicken in small pieces.
  • 4Cook pasta and drain. Put aside.
  • 5In a bowl, beat cream cheese till smooth, gradually beat in eggs and light sour cream.
  • 6Stir in Basil, garlic powder and red pepper. Mix well. Continue adding the turkey/chicken, spinach, cheese and pasta.
  • 7Spread into prepared pan.
  • 8Bake, uncovered for 45-50 minutes. Let stand for 10 minutes before cutting it into wedges.
  • 9Calories: 275
    Saturated Fat: 2.8g
    Sodium: 1010mg
    Cholesterol: 32g
    Carbs: 27.2 g
    Dietery Fiber: 10.3g
    Sugar: 4.5g
    Protein: 31.5g

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About Spinach Pie - Diabetic Friendly

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #Diabetic