Go Out to Dinner...At Home! (continued)

Browse these warm-weather diabetes-friendly menus for a special restaurant-like meal right at home.

Diabetes-Friendly Warm Weather Menus

Menu 1:

Artichoke and Olive Spread
Raspberry Marinated Tuna Steaks
Asparagus Parmesan
Herbed Couscous and Vegetables
Airy Almond Cookies

Total Carbs 43.9g

Menu 2:

Seafood and Fruit Cocktail
Paprika Chicken
Wilted Spinach
Quinoa, Corn and Tomato Salad
Blackberry Sorbet Filled Lemon Cups

Total Carbs 62.4 g

Menu 3:

Artichoke Bruschetta
Teriyaki Salmon Steaks
Tex Mex Sweet Corn
Basmati Quinoa Pilaf
Pineapple Dream Sauce (to go with ice cream, etc)

Total Carbs 72.4 g

Menu 4:

Avocado and Roasted Corn Dip
Thai Spiced Scallops
Grilled Vegetable Salad
Pineapple Avocado Couscous
White Chocolate Raspberry Cookies

Total Carbs 73.5 g



Reviewed by Susan Weiner, R.D., M.S., C.D.E., C.D.N. 10/08

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Last Modified Date: February 15, 2013

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