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Baked Fish with Spinach and Tomatoes

Baked Fish with Spinach and Tomatoes

2 ½ OZ. PROTEIN*, 1 VEGGIE, 1 DAIRY, AND 1 CARB

Ingredients:

  • 2½ oz - fresh or frozen white fish (Cod, Haddock, Sea Bass or Pollack)

  • 1 cup raw spinach

  • ½ cup no-sodium added tomatoes

  • pepper (to taste)

  • 2 ½ oz fat free shredded cheese

  • 1 slice of whole grain bread

Instructions:

  1. Preheat the oven to 375°.

  2. Rinse spinach and place in the bottom of a glass baking dish.

  3. Season fillet with freshly ground black pepper.

  4. Lay fish on top of spinach.

  5. Pour diced or crushed tomatoes and their juices on top and sprinkle with cheese.

  6. Bake for 15 - 18 minutes.

  7. Serve with a slice of whole grain bread to help sop up the juices.

Spinach Salad

Spinach Salad

1 VEGGIE, 1 DAIRY, AND 1 CARB PER SERVING

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup tightly packed fresh spinach leaves

  • ¼ cup onion, sliced

  • ¼ cup cherry or grape tomatoes, sliced

  • 1 egg *, hard-boiled

  • 2 ½ oz fat free shredded cheese

  • fat free honey Dijon dressing (less than 30 cal/serving)

  • ½ cup fat free croutons

  • black pepper (to taste)

Instructions:

  1. Combine spinach, onion, and sliced tomatoes in a bowl.

  2. Toss with fat free dressing until thoroughly coated.

  3. Top with egg and croutons.

Spinach Wrap

Spinach Wrap

1 VEGGIE, 1 DAIRY, AND 1 CARB PER SERVING

Ingredients:

  • 1 corn tortilla (0-1 gram of fat & under 100 cal/serving)

  • 1 cup raw spinach, torn into bite size pieces

  • ¼ cup cucumber, chopped

  • ¼ cup tomatoes, chopped

  • 2½ oz fat free feta cheese, crumbled

  • fat free Greek or Italian dressing (under 30 cal/serving)

  • dried oregano (to taste)

  • cracked black pepper (to taste)

Instructions:

  1. Marinate cucumber and tomato in dressing for at least 1 hour

  2. Place spinach and cucumber-tomato mixture on tortilla and add feta cheese

  3. Sprinkle on oregano and pepper, then roll up tortilla.