Top 10 Healthy Comfort Food Recipes
As the seasons change and we say goodbye to summer, light, fresh and fruity dishes and desserts are replaced with heartier, stick-to-your-ribs fare that leave you feeling warm and cozy the whole day through. But don't worry, we know you're on a diabetes diet and watching what you eat, but that doesn't mean you can't have the same fulfilling comfort food as your friends and family. In fact, we've got plenty of healthy comfort food that includes all the traditional dishes you love. Our classic comfort food recipes include casseroles, chili, soup, and of course, dessert!
This is a diabetic recipe? You bet it is! Who says you can't have a hearty Cheesy Egg Casserole if you're trying to eat healthy! Of course you can, and this easy breakfast recipe is proof of that!
There's something about a cream soup that just shouts "comfort!" And just 'cause you've got diabetes, doesn't mean you have to give up that comforting taste. Our Broccoli Cream Soup is made with light, healthy ingredients, so go ahead and enjoy a bowl.
This down-home, diabetic-friendly recipe for pulled pork gets its special flavor from the root beer our Test Kitchen used as their secret weapon! Try Down-Home Shredded Pork soon and get ready to be impressed.
Easy Turkey Chili is a light yet hearty chili that gives us the best of both worlds so we can enjoy healthier options without sacrificing the comforting tastes we crave in chili.
This hearty Mexican Spaghetti Casserole will fill you up but won't break your efforts to stick to your diabetes diet. Everything about it shouts healthy, and those green chilies give it a wonderful zesty taste.
Miss America 1999, Nicole Johnson, joined Mr. Food on his show to share this favorite apple recipe of hers that everybody will love, including people on diabetic diets. As a diabetic herself, she knows that eating healthy doesn't mean sacrificing flavor.
By using reduced fat ingredients and no-yolk noodles, the Mr. Food Test Kitchen devised a tasty and guilt-free way for everyone to enjoy the mouthwatering taste of Homestyle Beef Stroganoff.
If you've got twenty minutes, then you can make a shortcut version of this restaurant fancy Chicken Divan. Our 20-Minute Chicken Divan is a hero-making, diabetes recipe that you can enjoy yourself or show off to company.
If you're looking for the ultimate dessert presentation, make this Chocolate Peanut Butter Trifle in parfait glasses so the decadent layers can win you loads of raves! Plus, it's one of our many easy diabetic dessert recipes that are perfect for a potluck!
You can make Fiesta Meat Loaf spicy or not-so-spicy - it's up to you. Go ahead and add as much chili powder as you'd like, or leave it out altogether! You're going to love this version of a healthy comfort food!
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