Adventuresinthekitchen.com * 1 Old El Paso® Hard And Soft Shell Dinner Kit Recipe

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  • Net Carbs are 12% of calories per serving, at 24g 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 27%. At 611mg, 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.
  • This meal may require cooking oil. Not all cooking oils are healthy. Extra virgin olive oil and avocado oil are the best cooking oils to use in recipes, whereas plant-based oils are the worst for your health. Virgin coconut oil and butter fall in the middle. Learn more about the healthiest and unhealthiest cooking oils.

Adventuresinthekitchen.com * 1 Old El Paso® Hard And Soft Shell Dinner Kit Recipe Nutritional Facts

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 4 servings   ( 264 g )
Amount Per Serving
Calories: 198
Total Fat: 4g
Saturated Fat: 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g
Monounsaturated Fat: 2g
Trans Fat: 0g
Cholesterol: 0mg
Sodium: 611mg
Total Carbohydrates: 34g
Dietary Fiber: 10g
Sugar: 10g
Protein: 8g
Calcium: 69mg Iron: 3mg
Potassium: 679mg Vitamin A: 113mcg
Vitamin C: 95mg Vitamin D: 0mcg

Ingredients:

  • * 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • * 1 clove garlic
  • * 1/2 red onion, chopped
  • * 1 can old el paso® black bean
  • * 1 jalapeno, seeded and chopped
  • * 1 red bell pepper, seeded and chopped
  • * 1 orange bell pepper, seeded and chopped
  • * 2 roma tomato, seeded and chopped
  • * 1/4 cup ketchup
  • * 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • * 1 tablespoon worcestershire sauce
  • * 1 lime
  • * salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

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