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Home Made Mixes

(17 Recipes) Created by EVWINGS

Recipes in this Collection

Italian Herb Seasoning
Very Good 4.4/5
(50 ratings)

Forget buying packets of seasonings. They're expensive and often full of salt. Save sodium and money by making this easy herb blend. Use it in sauces, soups, stews, on meats... anywhere you want to add Italian flavor without fat or sodium!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.7g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 3.9
Vanilla Flavoring
Very Good 4.7/5
(71 ratings)

"Vanilla extract" usually isn't made with real vanilla. The good news is that it's really easy--and affordable--to make your own.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 10.7
Taco Seasoning
Very Good 4.2/5
(200 ratings)

Ditch those packets from the supermarket, and whip up a batch of this simple, tasty taco seasoning!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.2g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 38.1
Tasty Trail Mix
Good 3.9/5
(179 ratings)

This good-for-you treat is filling and sweet!

Carbs: 18.7g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 2.1g | Calories: 114.8
Pumpkin Pie Spice Mix
Very Good 4.4/5
(55 ratings)

There's no need to buy pumpkin pie spice. You can easily make your own at home. And it makes a great hostess gift for any fall event! Feel free to double or triple this recipe!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.1g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 0.2g | Calories: 8.9
Fragrant Simmer Pot Sachet
Very Good 4.6/5
(27 ratings)

Are you looking for a quick, easy, and zero calorie gifts from the kitchen idea for the holidays? This one is my all-time favorite.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Mocha Mushroom Rub
Very Good 4.4/5
(14 ratings)

I love to use unsweetened cocoa powder in rubs for pork. It offers a great depth to the flavor.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 15
Banana Nut Granola
Very Good 4.4/5
(49 ratings)

I started making my own granola, and I wanted a recipe with no added fat.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 35.9g | Fat: 9.4g | Fiber: 6.3g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 248.9
Very Good 4.8/5
(22 ratings)

This is a recipe that yields approxiamately the same amount as a 1.25 oz packet of commercial seasoning. This is not low sodium, but much better than the packets...

Submitted by TAMMIEANN717

Carbs: 3.3g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 18.6
Lower Sodium Seasoning Blend
(no ratings)

Try this fragrant seasoning blend anytime you want to replace salt in your recipes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.4g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 2
Spicy Chili-Garlic Paste
Very Good 4.1/5
(15 ratings)

Try this spicy Asian paste in your slow-cooker stews, broth based soups, or combined with yogurt as a zippy sandwich spread.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.5g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 5.9
Sweet & Crispy Apple Chips
Very Good 4.0/5
(84 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: My own recipe is sprink cinnamon on apple slices and enjoy!! No extra sweetner and no baking!!

Submitted by CHRIS2365

Carbs: 11g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 42.4
No Salt Fajita Rub
Very Good 4.5/5
(22 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Put Fajitta fixings on salad insted of tortilla

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.1g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 19.8
(no ratings)

So delicious.

Submitted by ASTROBUBBERS

Carbs: 0.8g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 2.8
Very Good 4.8/5
(57 ratings)

If you are cooking for someone on a low sodium diet, use this recipe instead of taco seasoning. This recipe is the equivelant to one package of taco seasoning (or 3 tablespoons.) Adjust the strength of any ingredient to your taste.

Submitted by APRILDAWN678

Carbs: 2.1g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 11
Incredible! 5.0/5
(10 ratings)

this is my own seasoning blend for making taco's or fajita's...I always have these spices naturally on hand.. and will NEVER go back to store bought.

Submitted by LADYGWEN25

Carbs: 11.8g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 58.6
Homemade Multi-Purpose Baking Mix
Good 3.6/5
(9 ratings)

This homemade baking mix incorporates whole-wheat flour and costs about the same per serving as the national brand.

Submitted by BRYNWRITES4FOOD

Carbs: 23.5g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 3.6g | Calories: 140
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