Easy Low Sodium Marinara SauceBy cukebookThere's nothing like a good, hot marinara sauce over pasta. It was a staple in my household growing up. Almost every Sunday night you could expect a dish of pasta with my moms homemade tomato sauce. She made the same sauce every weekend for years and years. After going to school for culinary arts and finding out that tomato sauce was considered a "mother sauce" in cooking, I fell even more in love with marinara sauce, and sauces in general. This low sodium marinara sauce recipe is easy to make, and tastes great. I normally double, or even triple the recipe and freeze the rest for a day I don't feel like cooking dinner. Simply pull the sauce out of the freezer in the morning, and heat it up in a sauce pot at night. I do like to add some salt to this recipe because it helps with the acidity of the tomatoes a bit, but you're more than welcome to make this a salt-free tomato sauce by removing the salt all together. Let me know it tastes in the comments below!Low Sodium Pesto & Goat Cheese ChickenBy sodiumoptionalWho doesn't like goat cheese and pesto? This low sodium pesto and goat cheese chicken recipe is so easy to make that directions are practically in the name. Although this recipe only has four ingredients, it's totally tasty. This is a great recipe to whip up if you're in a pinch and have a couple things laying around. If you like this recipe feel free to comment below!Low Sodium Fried Chicken Tenders RecipeBy sodiumoptionalI don't recommend eating fried food too often but every once in a while it's a nice treat. I like to think that if I'm going to eat fried food, I would rather fry my own in nice clean oil. When at a restaurant you have no idea how gross their frying oil is, or what was fried in it before. Plus chefs are almost programmed to salt everything that comes out of a fryolator. I know this because I use to be a chef for many years before my kidney disease took its final toll on me. This low sodium chicken tender recipe involves deep frying, so make sure to have a plate with paper towels on it off to the side to drain the chicken once it comes out of the hot oil. Let me know what you think in the comments below.Low Sodium Cheesy Stuffed Anaheim ChilesBy sodiumoptionalYou are going to love these low sodium cheesy stuffed Anaheim green chiles. After all, who doesn't love cheesy things? If you can’t find Anaheims you can also use poblanos or jalapenos instead. The creamy turkey filling is to die for, and will surely turn heads at the dinner table. This recipe is always a huge hit as an appetizer for parties and large groups. Low Sodium Lemon Oregano ChickenBy Anthony ValentineMy hometown has this Greek restaurant that does an unbelievable job using lemon and oregano on a lot of their dishes. The chicken there is to die for. I wanted a low sodium lemon oregano chicken recipe that could compete, but could also be made at home for myself and my family.Low Sodium Flatbread RecipeBy Anthony ValentineI'm a huge fan of quickly taking a few flatbreads out of the freezer to make some pizza for dinner. The frozen flat breads at the grocery store are great and very convenient, but they are almost always very high in sodium. One flatbread could be as high as 1000mg of sodium! I mean, I could personally eat one entire flatbread pizza...the small ones of course. So I decided to come up with a low sodium flatbread recipe so I could freeze my own flatbreads and make pizzas conveniently without getting slammed with tons of sodium. These low sodium flatbreads are super easy to make, and you can freeze them and use them for months. This recipe makes 8 flatbreads, and when individually wrapped and frozen, will last up to 6 months.Low Sodium Roasted Garlic Mashed PotatoesBy Anthony ValentineAnyone can boil potatoes and mash them up, but making mashed potatoes that are creamy and delicious can be difficult. Roasted garlic is a potatoes best friend and goes especially well with mashed potatoes. This low sodium garlic mashed potato recipe is very tasty and is sure to impress anyone you serve them to. I really like to roast a bunch of garlic before hand and keep it in the fridge for when I want to use it in recipes like this one. It's so simple to put a bunch of garlic cloves into an aluminum foil pouch, pop it in the oven and boom, delicious roasted garlic!Low Sodium Sweet Potato & Turkey ChiliBy Anthony ValentineThis chili recipe is absolutely mouth watering! My mom has been making it for our family for some time now and I've finally decided to add it to the website. It's healthy, comforting, and low sodium. The good news? For anyone who loves leftovers...it tastes even better the following day! This low sodium turkey chili recipe has got to be one of my all time favorite chili recipes.
Don't have stock? Use water.
Want to use chicken? Go for it!
Want to use beef? Sure, use beef stock too!
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Healthy Creamy Garlic & Spinach Alfredo PastaBy Anthony ValentineAbsolutely mouth watering garlic and spinach alfredo recipe. By creating a simple compound roux with our garlic, we are able to create a beautiful, velvety alfredo sauce that is SURE to impress your friends. The best part about this recipe is that it's super easy to pull off and it can be thrown together in a short 30 minutes.
If you're like me and follow a low sodium diet, then you know that a dish like this is normally pretty difficult to pull off. A lot of alfredo recipes use tons of milk or cream, instead we're going to be using a 2:1 ratio of stock to the milk, which will help cut back the sodium, and phosphorus for that matter (for the CKD peeps). Low Sodium Mushroom & Shallot PizzaBy sodiumoptionalThis low sodium mushroom and shallot pizza brings together mushrooms, shallots, a splash of balsamic, and cheeeeeeese for what is sure to be a new favorite.Low Sodium Fruity Chicken SaladBy cukebookPacked with fruit, this delicious low sodium chicken salad recipe combines sweet flavors with a creamy, tangy punch. This salad is a great sandwich filling or high protein topping for a green salad! If you're restricting potassium, make sure to eat this dish in moderation.Low Sodium Kickin’ Chicken TacosBy cukebookChicken tacos can be high in sodium if you're using that pre-packaged taco mix, and flour tortillas. Our low sodium chicken taco recipe has it's own salt free seasoning, and uses corn tortillas which are significantly lower in sodium.