Diabetes Recipes

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Curry Tuna Salad
Low Carb

165 cal7g carbs6g fat480mg sodium

Try this for a different tuna salad. The taste of curry and the crunch of water chestnuts make this especially good. Recipe courtesy of Quick Healthy Recipes and Ideas, 3rd Edition, Brenda J. Ponichtera, RD, Published by Small Steps Press, a division of the American Diabetes Association.

Salmon Cakes with Coleslaw and Lime Dill Yogurt Sauce
Low Carb

180 cal15g carbs5g fat680mg sodium

Baked Red Snapper Almandine
Very Low Carb

134 cal3g carbs5.3g fat200mg sodium

Pecans may be substituted for the almonds for a unique twist, but then you could not call it Almandine!

Fishing Lodge Breakfast Trout
Low Carb

330 cal10g carbs14g fat720mg sodium

A mixture of brown sugar and salt is brought to near-burn stage. Then a little butter is added with the trout. The trout should cooking in 5 to 10 minutes. (NOTE: 4 (8oz) servings are used in the analysis.)

Miniature Crab Cakes
Low Carb

102 cal10g carbs4g fat270mg sodium

Traditionally, crab cakes are fried in butter. This healthy alternative bakes them. It also takes advantage of panko, a type of bread crumb that adds a lot of crunch to a dish without adding a lot of fat.

Seared Tuna Over Raw Vegetables
Low Carb

195.3 cal6.8g carbs5.6g fat580mg sodium

Many fish lovers agree that the best way to enjoy high-quality tuna is served rare. However, if you have a difficult time eating partially raw fish, you can bake or sear the tuna for this recipe until it is cooked all the way through.

Blackened Salmon
Very Low Carb

201.2 cal4.1g carbs9g fat884mg sodium

Blackened salmon is always a hit. Vary the level of spice depending on who will be joining you for dinner.

Crispy Orange Roughy
Low Fat

186 cal17g carbs2g fat328mg sodium

If you are fond of crispy fried fish, this flavorful alternative will convert you to light eating.

Tuna Rice Pie

190 cal16g carbs5g fat320mg sodium

While tuna is most commonly used in this tasty pie, you can also choose salmon in place of the tuna for an omega-3 packed dish. Greatly reduced in fat, not flavor!

Grilled Fish Over Linguine With Roasted Pepper Sauce

310 cal23g carbs7g fat610mg sodium

Grilled fish tastes even better when served with this flavorful sauce. The red peppers add an excellent source of vitamins A and C.

Grilled Tuna with Rosemary
Very Low Carb

145 cal1g carbs3g fat180mg sodium

Firm-fleshed fish grills nicely without falling apart.

Stuffed Sole Fillets
Low Carb

204 cal11g carbs6g fat740mg sodium

Key West Grilled Salmon
Very Low Carb

269 cal2g carbs16g fat330mg sodium

Quick Fish Wrap

345 cal18g carbs12g fat

Marinating meat in a plastic bag keeps the meat covered with the herb marinade and makes cleanup a cinch. Just throw out the bag.

Tuna Salad Wrap

238 cal24g carbs6g fat534mg sodium

So much more healthful than a traditional Tuna Salad Sandwich is this Tuna Salad Wrap!

Big Kahuna Tuna Steak
Very Low Carb

125 cal2g carbs2g fat

Three ingredients for a delicious main dish! Tuna steak, crushed peppercorns, and fresh lemon juice and rind.