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Canada's 150 Best Diabetes Desserts Paperback – Oct 10 2008


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  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Robert Rose (Oct. 10 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0778802043
  • ISBN-13: 978-0778802044
  • Product Dimensions: 25.8 x 18.2 x 2.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 590 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #319,086 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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In 150 Best Diabetes Desserts, Selley covers managing sugar and even includes a cookie calculator.--Lee McCracken"Charlotte Parent" (05/01/2010) --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

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edited by Barbara Selley

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By Carol on Feb. 3 2011
Format: Paperback
I was skeptical about this book because I thought the desserts would taste bland, but I tried a couple of the muffin recipes and absolutely loved them and so did my friends. I can't wait to try more.
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Very Disappointed Oct. 21 2009
By B. Fuller - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Don't buy this book if you are expecting low carb alternative recipes. They all contain sugar and most of them contain lots of sugar. Often a very small portion will have well over 20 carbs. I could never use these recipes without significantly elevating my blood sugar. I tried substituting artificial sugar but then why bother buying the book? There are much better selections on the net - better tasting too. Grab you wallet and save your money.
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Being diagnosed with diabetes does not mean having to go without dessert! Feb. 8 2009
By Midwest Book Review - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
Being diagnosed with diabetes does not mean having to go without dessert! Compiled and edited by Barbara Selley, "150 Best Diabetes Desserts" is a compendium of kitchen cook friendly dessert recipes that include muffins, loaves, scones, biscotti, shortbread, cookies, bars, squares, brownies, cakes, cheesecakes, coffee cakes, pies, tarts, crips, fruit desserts, and even frozen or chilled desserts. Along with an ingredients list and cooking instructions, each individual recipe is also provided with estimated serving amounts, a nutrient description, and both American and Canadian exchanges information. Of special value are the 'Tips', 'Variation', and 'Make Ahead' tips scattered throughout the recipes. Enhanced with a section of full colored photos of finished dishes, the recipes range from Sunrise Zucchini Muffins; Oatmeal Orange Coconut Cookies; and Mixed Fruit Bran Bars; to Chocolate Angel Food Cake; Sour Cream Apple Pie; and Frozen Jamoca Mousse. Simply stated, Barbara Selley's "150 Best Diabetes Desserts" is an essential addition to any and all diabetic cookbook shelf collections.
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Excellent Book! March 16 2009
By D. W. - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
I'm not diabetic, but I liked the idea of healthier desserts. None of the recipes are sugar free, but they do use less sugar and there are a lot of substitutions of yogurt, applesauce, or sour cream for oil or butter. I've only tried a couple of recipes so far, but I must say, they are delicious!!! I don't generally like lemon flavored desserts, but my family of three, including me, devoured all 20 servings of the lemon poppyseed cake in just a couple of days! The lemon lime cookies are quite similar to sugar cookies, but don't quite taste as sugary as sugar cookies. I didn't care for them as well as the lemon poppyseed cake, but they weren't bad, by any means. And the sour cream brownies, well, is it possible to say anything bad about anything made with chocolate??? :)
Don't be fooled... May 3 2014
By Gabby's Dad - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
This is a healthy focused cookbook with easy, good receives fir anyone...but especially those with diabetes. Muffins are beet ever....really.
diabetes desserts cook bake June 16 2013
By P. Kemper - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Okay recipes but the book is dirty and I don't like it in my kitchen. I thought it said clean in the description.


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