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Creamed Spinach
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Thick and creamy spinach, so good you will never know it is low fat.

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 4 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 113.8
Total Carbs 9.9 g
Dietary Fiber 0.7 g
Sugars 4.9 g
Total Fat 6.5 g
Saturated Fat 3.3 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.2 g
Potassium 124.4 mg
Protein 3.5 g
Sodium 89.9 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 Fat , 1/2 Milk , 1/2 Starch
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

1 lb  fresh spinach leaves
1 each  cooking spray
0 1/4 cup  minced onion
2 tsp  margarine
2 tbsp  white all purpose flour
1 cup  whole milk
0 1/4 cup  sour cream
1 pinch  ground nutmeg
1 pinch  salt
1 pinch  black pepper
Directions
  1. Lightly coat large pot with cooking spray.
  2. Wash spinach under cool running water, but do not pat dry.
  3. Place spinach in pot, cover and cook over medium 3 - 4 minutes, or until spinach begins to wilt.
  4. Strain and discard extra liquid. Move spinach to serving dish.
  5. In separate small pot, melt margarine. Add onion, cook 3-5 minutes.
  6. Whisk in flour and cook over medium low 1 minute, whisking continually.
  7. Whisk in milk, increase heat to medium, and bring to boil. Continue boiling, whisking continually 1 minute or until mixture is thick.
  8. Remove from heat, whisk in sour cream.
  9. Spoon sauce over spinach and sprinkle with nutmeg, salt, and pepper.

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