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Creamed Spinach in white bowl
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5 from 1 vote

Low-Carb Creamed Spinach

Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 246kcal
Author: Cynthia

Ingredients

  • 1 pound frozen spinach defrosted and drained
  • 4 slices bacon diced
  • 1 medium onion diced fine
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 3/4 teaspoon Lawry's seasoned salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon white pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 3 Tablespoon butter
  • 3/4 cup cream

Instructions

  • Squeeze liquid out of spinach.
  • In a saucepan over a medium heat saute bacon 2 to 3 minutes. Add diced onion, and continue cooking until onion is translucent, about 3 minutes.
  • Add butter and minced garlic and cook just until fragrant, and butter is melted.
  • Add cream, spinach and spices and bring to a gentle boil. Reduce heat and cook about 5 minutes, until spinach is cooked and heated through.
  • In batches, puree the spinach mixture until smooth and creamy. There will be bits of bacon and onion. Adjust seasoning to taste.

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Notes

This creamed spinach is great to make ahead. It actually tastes better the next day!

Nutrition

Serving: 1g | Calories: 246kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Cholesterol: 65mg | Sodium: 215mg | Potassium: 340mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 9477IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 125mg | Iron: 2mg