Smothered Steak and Onions

Smothered Steak and Onions

16 ounces ground 90% lean turkey or beef

1/4 teaspoon black pepper

1 3/4 cups (one 14 1/2 ounce can) beef broth — divided

6 tablespoons (1 1/2 ounce) dried fine bread crumbs

2 cups sliced onion

3 tablespoons all-purpose flour

In a large bowl, combine meat, black pepper, 1/4 cup beef broth, and bread crumbs. Mix well with hands to combine. Using a 1//3 cup measure as a guide, form 6 patties.

Place patties in a large skillet sprayed with butter-flavored cooking spray and brown on both sides. Layer onions evenly over browned patties.

In a covered jar, combine remaining 1 1/2 cups beef broth and flour. Shake well to combine. Pour broth mixture evenly over onion. Lower heat. Cover and simmer 20 to 25 minutes. For each serving, place 1 patty on plate and evenly spoon onion sauce over top. Freezes well.

Yield: “6 servings”

Serving size (1 patty plus 1/6 sauce)

According to the cookbook: Per serving: 179 Cal, 7g Fat, 16g Pro, 13g Carb, 384mg Sod, 1g Fib Healthy Exchanges: 2 Protein, 2/3 Vegetable, 1/2 Bread, 6 Opt. Cal. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 Meat, 1/2 Vegetable, 1/2 Starch

WW Points: 4 pt.

“The Diabetic’s Healthy Exchange Cookbook, page 220” JoAnna M. Lund

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