HEALTHY LIFE LOW CARB STUFFING

10
Rose Mary Mogan

By
@cookinginillinois

I created this recipe as an alternative to CORN BREAD STUFFING,using low carb Healthy Life bread to minimize the number of carbs & calories per serving. We were all very pleased with the outcome & results of this stuffing.

This was a much faster alternative to making my own bread then making the stuffing as well, which I had done in the past.I added extra veggies like Cole Slaw with carrots & red cabbage, with lots of peppers and celery to also help in keeping the calorie count down. It was delicious. I chose not to serve it with Cranberry sauce, because of the number of carbs per serving.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16 or more depending on portion size
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 large
    stalks celery, chopped
  • 1 c
    vidalia onions, chopped
  • 3 large
    jalapeno peppers, seeded & chopped
  • 3 medium
    mini sweet peppers, chopped
  • 14 slice
    35 calorie healthy life bread of choice
  • 3
    healthy life wheat hot dog buns
  • 2 1/4 c
    tri color cole slaw, chopped
  • 1 1/2 stick
    butter
  • 1 can(s)
    cream of celery condensed soup
  • 1 can(s)
    cream of chicken condensed soup
  • 3 large
    eggs, room temperature
  • 1 1/2 c
    chicken stock (from cooked giblets
  • 1 c
    cooked giblets, chopped
  • 2 tsp
    ground sage or poultry seasoning
  • 2 tsp
    dried thyme
  • 2 tsp
    ground black pepper
  • 6 clove
    garlic, minced

How to Make HEALTHY LIFE LOW CARB STUFFING

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a 9 X 12 size baking dish with non stick cooking spray and set aside till needed. These are some of the main ingredients.
  2. Add the giblets to a small sauce pan, cover with water, then season with salt & pepper. Cook until tender. Remove giblets and allow to cool then chop into small pieces, and set aside till needed. Reserve the stock from the giblets should have at least 1 1/2 cups to be used in stuffing.
  3. Toast the bread & hot dog buns in a 350 degree F. oven for 15 to 20 minutes or till bread is toasted as desired. Remove from oven and break or cut into small pieces, & place in a large bowl then set aside till needed.
  4. Process the celery, onions, garlic cloves, peppers and Cole Slaw in a food processor or chop by hand.
  5. Melt butter in a large skillet, I used a 16 inch, then add in chopped Cole slaw and other chopped veggies, proceed to cook over medium high heat until veggies are tender and translucent.
  6. Add the chopped giblets & sauteed Veggies to toasted bread. Stir to blend together.Then pour in the reserved stock from giblets and stir again to mix.
  7. Now add both cans of undiluted soup to a medium size bowl, then add in the eggs, and whisk till blended.
  8. Pour soup/egg mixture over stuffing mixture, and stir well till blended. Add in sage & thyme, and salt and pepper if desired, then mix together. Adjust seasoning according to taste.
  9. Now pour mixture into prepared baking dish & Bake in Preheated 350 degree F. oven for 35 to 45 minutes or until heated through and stuffing is bubbling on outer edges. Serve as desired.
  10. I used MY FITNESS PAL to calculate the nutritional values in this recipe, Makes 16 or more servings, Calories 192, Fat 11g, Cholesterol 59mg, Sodium359mg, Potassium 171mg, Carbs 17g, Fiber 4 g, Sugars 3g, Protein 8g, and TOTAL NET CARBS IS 13 per serving.

Printable Recipe Card

About HEALTHY LIFE LOW CARB STUFFING

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic Low Fat Low Carb
Other Tag: Healthy



Show 5 Comments & Reviews

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes


Homemade chicken noodle soup can fix anything. When sick, it speeds up the healing process. Want something satisfying on a cold day? Chicken soup will warm ya right up. Traditional chicken soup is made from chicken broth, chunks of chicken, and vegetables like carrots, celery, and onion. Noodles, spices, and other ingredients can be added […]

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love


Perfect for the holidays or for a random Saturday morning, french toast is a family favorite. What can be better than bread dipped in egg and pan-fried to golden brown perfection? Oh yeah – changing it up! By adding fruit, turning it into a casserole, or combining other favorite breakfasts (like cinnamon rolls), the possibilities […]

32 Leftover Turkey Recipes

32 Leftover Turkey Recipes


Leftovers are one of our top 5 favorite things about Thanksgiving! From sandwiches to casseroles to soups, turkey leftover recipes are a delicious tradition we love partaking in. Don’t settle for the same boring ideas. Check out these 32 turkey leftover recipes that might just be better than Thanksgiving dinner.