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treat yourself Frozen Hot Chocolate only 150 calories
½ cup chocolate syrup 1 cup fat-free evaporated milk ½ tsp vanilla extract 3 cups ice cubes Reduced-fat whipped topping or dark chocolate shavings, for garnish (optional)
Combine the chocolate syrup, evaporated milk, vanilla, and ice in a blender and blend until completely smooth. Pour into glasses, and garnish with a dollop of whipped topping or a sprinkling of chocolate shavings if desired.
Make the filling the way you always do (I use low fat evaporated milk) but instead of cooking it in a pie shell, pour it into a glass pie pan, place that in a shallow bowl of water (an 11x13 works well) and have it as a custard instead of a pie. All the calories are in the crust - and this way you can have a dollop of low fat whipped cream on top!
I steam my veg in either reduced fat chicken stock or vegetable stock. They taste super yummy! And it makes me want to eat more. another good tip is using evaporated milk(low fat) and a little corn starch to thicken sauces, it gives a really creamy texture to recipes without having to use the high calorie heavy cream.
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