Christmas Recipes

Recipes for Christmas – Holiday Recipes

Christmas Recipes – Diabetic Recipes – Peanut Butter and Jelly Cheesecake January 21, 2007

Christmas Recipes

Diabetic Recipes

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cheesecake

Prep Time: 15 Minutes –
Servings: 8 – Difficulty Level: 2
2 (8-ounce) packages Philadelphia fat-free cream cheese
1/4 cup reduced fat peanut butter
1 (4-serving) package JELL-O sugar free instant vanilla pudding
2/3 cup nonfat dry milk powder
1 cup water
3/4 cup Cool Whip Lite
1 (6-ounce) Keebler graham cracker pie crust
1/2 cup grape spreadable fruit spread
2 tablespoon dry roasted peanuts

In a large bowl, stir cream cheese and peanut butter with a spoon
until blended and soft.
Add dry pudding mix, dry milk powder, and water.
Mix well using a wire whisk. Blend in 1/4 cup Cool Whip Lite.
Spread mixture evenly into piecrust.
Refrigerate while preparing topping.
In a small bowl, stir fruit spread with a spoon until soft.
Add remaining 1/2 cup Cool Whip Lite. Mix gently to combine.
Evenly spread topping mixture over filling mixture.
Sprinkle peanuts evenly over top.
Refrigerate at least 30 minutes.

Calories: 289
Protein: 13 g
Fat: 9 g
Carbohydrates: 22.5 g
Exchanges: 1-1/2 Medium-Fat Meat; 1-1/2 starch; 1 Fat


Christmas Recipes – Christmas Jello

Christmas Recipes – Christmas Jello

Layer in large bowl

1st layer

6oz pkg lime jello
2 cups boiling water
1 3/4 cup cold water

Dissolve jello into boiling water. 

Pour in cold water, stir and set.

2nd layer

1 small packet unflavored gelatin
1/2 cup boiling water
8 oz cream cheese
1 cup sugar
1 cup half and half
1 tsp vanilla
1/2 cup finely chopped pecans

Dissolve gelatin into boiling water, mix well.  Beat cream cheese
until smooth.  Beat rest of ingriedients until smooth.  Pour over
1st layer and set

3rd layer

6oz package reaspberry jello
2 cups boiling water
1 10 oz pkg raspberries, thawed and juices included

Dissolve Jello into boiling water, dissolve well.  Mix all
ingriedients slightly and pour over other layers and let set.


Carnival of the Recipes January 15, 2007

Carnival of the Recipes

is up at New Hampshire State of Mind

Carnival of the Recipes #125

Next week, our host will be Diabetic Recipes

so be sure to get your DIABETIC recipes submissions to by 12 p.m CST Saturday.

We will try to provide some Christmas Diabetic Recipes for the Carnival next week.

One simply can’t get started too early preparing for Christmas 2007.