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Cut Calories and Cut Fat with Our Healthier Thanksgiving Dinner Menu (Page 3)

2. Gravy

How We Made It Healthier

The key to our tasty gravy is using all the drippings from the roasting pan (with the fat skimmed off). This gives plenty of flavor without the added fat or calories. Many traditional gravy recipes include added butter, which really bumps up the calories and fat, but ours doesn’t.

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  EatingWell Recipe Traditional Recipe Amount Saved % Cut
Calories 28 100 72 72%
Fat (g) 0 5 5 100%
Saturated Fat (g) 0 3 3 100%
Sodium (mg) 56 477 421 88%
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