diabetic friendly tacos

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Donna Cagle

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@Donna_Cagle

I eat this alot as it sates my desire for mexican food without going over board on carbs I have served it with chips or carb blanco flour torittias it is a personal like only to just plate it and eat without the chips I really hope you enjoy this

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
3 Hr

Ingredients

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  • 1/4 pkg
    pinto beans, dried
  • 1/2 lb
    lean hamburger
  • 2 can(s)
    small cans mild enchilada sause
  • 1/4 bottle
    pace picante sause
  • 1 c
    brown rice, raw
  • 1 c
    mexican blend shredded cheese/low fat
  • 1/4 medium
    white onion
  • 1 Tbsp
    cumin/divided
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1 slice
    romaine lettuce leaves

How to Make diabetic friendly tacos

Step-by-Step

  1. cook pinto beans without salt til very tender mash with potatoe masher if not thick enough add some cornstarch, keep warm
  2. cook brown rice without salt use Pace Picante sause instead of water (watch it may stick), keep warm
  3. brown hamburger with cumin,garlic pepper when done drain very well, add to clean skillet and reheat
  4. on plate put some romaine lettuce on top put 1 spoon full of beans and rice, then add hamburger meat top with cheese
  5. eat and enjoy (you can use canned refried beans but they have loads of salt) I came up with 8 carbs sodium 360 sugar 3mgs

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About diabetic friendly tacos

Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #Dish, #Diabetic, #main




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