22 Scrumptious Stews
Nothing's better on a chilly weekend afternoon than a simmering pot of stew. Come take a quick trip through nine different cultures' versions of this culinary comfort. Healthy, scrumptious, and lower in carbs,* these 22 stews will warm your soul.
*Note: In stews and other all-in-one meals, look closely at the fiber grams. When lots of veggies and legumes are involved, carb counts are higher but they're offset by fiber, which doesn't raise blood sugar. If there are 5g or more of fiber per serving, subtract those from the total carb count.
Reviewed by Susan Weiner, RD, MS, CDE, CDN. 05/12.
Ground Beef Stroganoff Chicken with Black-Eyed Peas and Yellow Rice Layer Salad Pasta, White Bean, and Red Cabbage Salad Spiced Breakfast Popovers Oatmeal Chocolate Cake Rosemary Garlic Rub Egg-White Omelet Fire-Roasted Salsa Peanut Butter Shakes
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