This week’s recipe was forwarded to me by Ziegler reader Dave Hutchins.
SWEET AND SPICY PORK STIR-FRY
Yield: 4 Servings
8 ounces pork, fat trimmed, cubed
1 carrot, peeled and thinly sliced
2 potatoes, unpeeled, diced
1 small onion, diced
1 cup diced celery
2 cups shredded green cabbage
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1/3 cup cold water
3/4 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce
3/4 cup ketchup
2 tablespoons brown sugar substitute
Spray large saucepan with cooking spray; add pork and cook over medium-high heat, stirring frequently, until meat is browned. Add carrot and potatoes; cook 5 minutes, stirring often. Add onion,celery, and cabbage; cook 5 minutes or until potato is tender. Combine cornstarch and water in small bowl, whisking until cornstarch is dissolved. Add soy sauce, ketchup, and brown sugar; mix well.
Pour sauce over stir-fry and toss to coat.
Reduce heat to low and simmer for 10 minutes.
Nutritional Information Per Serving (1/4 of recipe):
Calories: 243, Fat: 5.3 g, Cholesterol: 26.5 mg,
Sodium: 781 mg, Protein: 16.2 g, Carbohydrate: 33.7 g
Diabetic Exchanges: 2 Bread/Starch, 2 Meat