Recipes.sparkpeople.com English Muffin Breakfast Pizzas Recipe

Total time: 30 minutes

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  • Net Carbs are 5% of calories per serving, at 13g per serving. This meal falls within the range for standard keto diet guidelines (at or under 25g of net carbs). If your daily net carb quota is 25g and if this food almost equals that much, consider whether you're going to eat more food later. Always take into account any foods you've already consumed. It's recommended that you track the macros of your daily food consumptions—this makes it easier to avoid overconsumption.
  • This food's %DV (daily value percentage) for sodium is 22%. At 513mg, it's considered high in sodium according to the FDA's standard for %DV (daily value percentage), which considers any food with %DV of more than 20% as high in sodium. The organization recommends 2300mg of sodium as the daily limit. High sodium is believed to be associated with health problems such as heart disease, strokes, high blood pressure, and kidney malfunctions. There's also a belief that diets with high amounts of salt correlates with obesity, but the link hasn't proven to be so direct. Instead, salt may trigger overeating by increasing the feeling of hunger, according to studies referenced in this WebMD article about salt & obesity. Add-ons such as sauces and condiments are the usual high-sodium culprits in most restaurant meals. Sodium additives are responsible for most high sodium amounts in packaged foods, especially frozen meals. For most adults, a healthy range for daily maximum sodium consumption is between 1500-2300mg; foods should be within 5%-20% DV per serving.

Recipes.sparkpeople.com English Muffin Breakfast Pizzas Recipe Nutritional Facts

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 12 servings   ( 126 g )
Amount Per Serving
Calories: 280
Total Fat: 17g
Saturated Fat: 8g
Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g
Monounsaturated Fat: 6g
Trans Fat: 0g
Cholesterol: 149mg
Sodium: 513mg
Total Carbohydrates: 15g
Dietary Fiber: 2g
Sugar: 2g
Protein: 16g
Calcium: 258mg Iron: 2mg
Potassium: 205mg Vitamin A: 116mcg
Vitamin C: 6mg Vitamin D: 1mcg

Ingredients:

  • 6 English muffins, split in half
  • PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1/2 pound Odom's Tennessee Pride® Mild Country Sausage, thawed if frozen
  • 1/2 cup chopped yellow onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh button mushrooms
  • 8 eggs, beaten
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1-1/2 cups shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese

Instructions

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