Water Chestnuts are low in calories and are fat free. They add good crunch to salads & are good in a stir fry. Low in sidoium but high in potassium. The high water content of this food will help reduce bloat. I mix slices in with tuna. Look for Geisha water chestnuts and add some crunch to your life!
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Water Chestnuts are fat free and have No cholesterol
Water Chestnuts are crisp and low in calories but are a great source of fiber to lower cholesterol. Add to salads, into a tuna salad or chicken salad, fruit salad or quarter into Brown Rice with chopped onions to reduce fat content of meals. They are free of any cholesterol and are almost fat-free and contain potassium. Make a stir-fry with them. 1/2 cup of water chestnuts contains only 0.1 g fat.
When cooking or eating the smallest changes can make a big difference such as using non fat sour cream and lower fat cheeses. That is also true when eating condiments. I always go for the liter versions. I also try to stay away from white flour and sugar. I try to eat whole wheat products.
Don't be afraid to try lower fat options.
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