Healthy Corned Beef and Cabbage Recipe... Does it exist?

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coachcj8

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Posted: 14 Mar 2012, 12:24
With Saint Patty's Day just about here I was wondering if anyone would be willing to share a healthier way to enjoy it's traditional cuisine.
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Cthulhu

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Posted: 14 Mar 2012, 13:06
Probably not too high calorie with all the cabbage.

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bcd

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Posted: 14 Mar 2012, 14:33
Have a smaller portion of meat, skip the potatoes and load up on cabbage, turnips, and carrots! The dish is just boiled so you don't have to worry about added fat from the cooking method.
Losin25

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Posted: 14 Mar 2012, 19:51
Where I live, we have a few local butchers who corn their own meats. You can choose a leaner cut from them. But seriously, isn't the fat in cornbeef the best part? For St. Patty's day, I'm not even going to worry about it. I'm running a 5K in the morning and I'll be eating those calories burned!
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coachcj8

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Posted: 14 Mar 2012, 22:00
Losin25 wrote:
I'm running a 5K in the morning and I'll be eating those calories burned!


I'm pretty sure I'm going to steal your approach. Just a good workout and then I'll enjoy my dinner.
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erika2633

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Posted: 15 Mar 2012, 17:31
Cort - I ran across this today on Pinterest and thought of you and this post!!

SkinnyTaste - Crockpot Corned Beef and Cabbage


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coachcj8

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Posted: 15 Mar 2012, 21:49
Thanks Erika. I was leaning towards another crock pot recipe but I'll probably use this instead. I love Skinny Taste. One of my favorite sites!
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JinksE21

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Posted: 16 Mar 2012, 08:22
SkinnyTaste is the BEST site! She also has a recipe for Corned Beef and Cabbage soup that looks really good and will probably my choice for the weekend.



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