Featured Cookbook Recipes

Looking for a new cookbook filled with healthy recipes? These recipes are samples from various American Diabetes Association cookbooks.

Dijon Chicken and Broccoli and Noodles

Making your own low-sodium sauce is a great way to add flavor to your dishes without the extra salt. This recipe features a rich, velvety mustard sauce that blankets savory chicken tenders on a bed of noodles and tender-crisp broccoli.

Pan-Fried Catfish with Fresh Veggie Relish

Try to have fish at least once or twice a week for a heart healthy meal plan. Crisp, flavor-packed vegetables make this relish a cooling accompaniment to the spicy fish, while fresh lemon juice and gingerroot add zing.

Beans and Greens Soup

The beans in this recipe will be a good source of fiber and lean protein. Crusty whole-grain rolls and fresh fruit salad pair especially well with this hearty soup.

Tex-Mex Chicken Fingers

A favorite menu item at many restaurants, chicken fingers are easy to prepare healthfully at home. Serve them with some raw carrots, celery and bell pepper strips. This recipe uses a blend of spices to add flavor, which is a great way to cut back on salt.

Pork Medallions with Apricot Sage Sauce

Using a little bit of fruit in your dishes is another great way to add flavor without added salt.

Spicy Marinated Broccoli Salad

This salad gets a thumbs up for its visual appeal and its sweet and spicy tang. It'll make a great nonstarchy side for any meal!

Tilapia with Tomatoes and Capers

Try including fish in your meal plan at least once a week. This tilapia recipe is a great dish you can try out!

Triple-Duty Ranch Dip with Dill

One way you can include nonstarchy vegetables in your day is to eat them with some low fat and low sodium dip, like this Triple-Duty Ranch Dip with Dill. The herbs and spices add a lot of bold flavor and go well with nonstarchy vegetables for a snack.

Shrimp and Clam Stew

Stews are a great idea for a cold winter day. Try this stew recipe out featuring shrimp and clam. It's a great seafood option in the colder months and is easy to make!

Lima Beans with Thyme

Beans are a great lean protein source and can make great side dishes. Try this recipe out with baked chicken breast or add it as a topping for a salad!

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