Diabetic Cooking

Strawberry-peach cream cheese spread

Preparation time: 5 minutes.
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Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup strawberry 100% fruit spread
  • 1/4 cup peach 100% fruit spread
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons Amaretto
  • 8 ounces (1 block) fat-free cream cheese

Directions

Combine strawberry fruit spread, peach fruit spread, and Amaretto in a bowl. Whisk well. Place block of cream cheese on a serving plate. Spoon fruit topping over it. Serve with vanilla wafers.

The fruit sauce can also be packaged in a jar as a gift or served over ice cream or angel food cake.

Yield: 24 servings. Serving size: 2 teaspoons.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 26, Carbohydrates: 5 g, Protein: 1 g, Sodium: 45 mg

Exchanges per serving: 1/2 starch. Carbohydrate choices: 1/2.


This recipe was developed by Tami Ross, a Diabetes Nutrition Specialist and Certified Diabetes Educator in Lexington, Kentucky.