Fat Free Lemon Poppy Seed Biscotti Recipe
2 cup unbleached all purpose flour
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup almonds, finely ground
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 tbsp grated lemon peel
3 tbsp poppy seeds
2 egg whites
1 tsp lemon extract
Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour (or use parchment paper), a
large cookie sheet.
Mix dry ingredients. Combine wet ingredients and mix with dry
ingredients to form 2-15 inch logs. Bake 30 minutes. Cool slightly
and cut diagonally in 1/2 inch slices. Bake 8-10 minutes more til
dry. Cool completely before storing in an airtight container.
43 Calories each / 1gm Fat
From Eating Well Magazine Nov/Dec 1992 Submitted By SANDY GAMBLE
<SCG@INDIRECT.COM> On FRI, 17 NOV 1995 233849 ~0700 (MST)
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Dieting made easy
As an alternative to focusing on the junk foods you ought to eliminate from your dietary regime, direct your attention to the sensible foods that you might want to introduce to your daily routine. If you are able to inject the recommended portions healthy fruit & vegetables into your meal plan, you will discover that stop feeling hungry and have a far lower chance of being seduced by those damaging mid-morning potato chips.
Some lower carb diet pointers:
* Eat regular meals
Most reduced carbohydrate recipes are, you won't be surpised to learn, low in carbs. We all need energy, and carbohydrates are a very efficient energy source. A low carb diet requires more care in monitoring you energy levels, as the energy provided by protein and fat is much slower acting.
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Cruciferous vegetables, Tasty superfoods that aid Dieting
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Altthough not always popular with children, these vegetables are full of vitamins (folate and vitamin c), minerals (eg. selenium), fibre, chlorophyll, antioxidents, indole-3-carbinol and isothiocyanates..
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