There’s nothing more comforting than a bowl of Sweet and Sour Cabbage Soup, but the sodium content of many recipes can be a staggering 600 mg per cup. Our Pritikin version has no added sodium but loads of deep, savory flavor.
If you want a snack or meal idea that’s both filling and slimming, you really can’t beat this Barley Vegetable Soup. Plus, research has found that barley helps lower cholesterol levels. And you’ll love barley’s slightly nutty, earthy flavor.
Trying to cut down on meat? Products like seitan are a great no-saturated-fat, no-cholesterol substitute. Seitan is a food made of gluten, the main protein of wheat, and can be found in most supermarkets as well as Asian markets and health food stores.