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Chicken Stew Recipe

Diabetic Friendly Recipe

This recipe makes a hearty chicken stew packed with vegetables and seasoned with chili powder and pepper.

Chicken stew

Recipe Ingredients

1 pound of boneless skinless chicken breasts, cubed
1 can (14-1/2 ounce) diced tomatoes, undrained
2 potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes
5 medium carrots, chopped
3 celery ribs, chopped
1 large onion, chopped
1 medium green bell pepper chopped
2 4-oz. cans mushroom pieces, drained
2 low sodium chicken bouillon cubes
1 packet artificial sweetener (such as Stevia)
1 teaspoon chili powder
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 tablespoon cornstarch
2 cups cold water

Recipe Directions

In a 5-quart crockpot, combine the first 12 ingredients.

In a small bowl, combine cornstarch and water until smooth. Stir into chicken mixture. Cover and cook on low for eight to 10 hours or until vegetables are tender.

Recommended chili powder: Simply Organic Chili Powder. Why? Because it is a salt-free, organic blend of chili and other lively spices to provide a warm kick. It's certfied Organic and is Kosher, plus 1 percent of sales support organic farming.

Nutrition Information

Serving Size: 1/2 cup
Calories: 123; Fat: 1g; Saturated Fat: 2g; Cholesterol: 25mg; Carbohydrates: 16g; Protein: 11g; Sodium: 209mg; Fiber: 3g
Diabetic Exchange: 2 vegetables, 1 very lean meat, 1/2 starch

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