Atkins diet and low carbohydrate diet resources provided free for information purposes, NOT as medical advice.
Atkins Diet & Low Carbohydrate Support Atkins Diet & Low Carbohydrate
Weight-Loss Support

A sugar-free zone


Low Carb Recipes: To sustain a low carb way of life, make sure you eat healthy foods that you enjoy, not as a burden. Use these gourmet high-protein, low carb recipes suitable for the Atkins diet and most low carbohydrate diets.
  Featured Gourmet Low Carb Recipes:
Grilled Portabello Mushroom Salad with Gorgonzola Dressing
Buttery Tuna and Caper Mousse with Eggplant
Cauliflower and Goat's Cheese Puree
Korean-Style Tofu
More gourmet low carb recipes from Karen
More low carb recipes from our readers
 
  Featured articles:
Which low-carb plan is right for me?
First low carb diet book ever, since 1860's
Studies suggest Atkins diet is safe!
Low carb Tiramisu recipe!
The truth about low carb sweeteners info
Living la vida low carb!
Low carbohydrate diet helps diabetics
Carbohydrate Counter
 Go to Karen's low carb recipes
Discuss this recipe!
Low-Carb Recipes Index

 

Cheesy Chicken Green Bean Casserole

By : Sharon

Here's an idea I got from the Atkin's Friends group, specifically Dottie. I changed the recipe to use the items I had in the frig.

Cheesy Chicken Green Bean Casserole


2 cans french cut greenbeans - well drained
1 can (4 oz) mushrooms (I used fresh)
1/2 of a med. yellow onion sliced very thin and separated into rings
2 stalks celery, sliced small
2 tbsp butter

1/2 cup heavy cream
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1 cup assorted cheese cut into small dice (cheddar, jack, pepperjack, etc.) (I used a variety of shredded cheeses I had on hand)
1/2 tsp lite salt and 1/4 tsp. regular salt (or 3/4 tsp any)
1/2 tsp pepper
1/2 tsp. garlic powder

boneless chicken breasts (I used 5 small ones)

I use boneless chicken breasts to make a one dish casserole by first browning the chicken in a skillet until almost cooked. I put the chicken in the bottom of a casserole dish, and then added the butter to the skillet and sauteed the onions, celery and mushrooms until soft. Mix (everything together) the mayonnaise and cream, s&p, garlic powder, veggies and cheeses and pour over the chicken breasts. Cover and bake at 350 for 30-40 minutes. Uncover and brown if desired.

Serves 4.

You could make the casserole without the chicken and just have a vegetable casserole if you desired. If you don't include the meat, you probably could cook at little less time. You could also add a few sliced almonds.

New! The Low-Carb Gourmet, by Karen Barnaby

Low-Carb Yellow Pages

Feedback

Low Carb Links

Low Carb Message Boards

Hidden Carbs Calculator


 



Previous | Next

Google
  Web www.lowcarb.ca   
Copyright © 2000-2012 Atkins Diet & Low Carbohydrate Weight-Loss Support at www.lowcarb.ca;
All rights reserved. Privacy and Disclaimer