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10 Substitutes that Will Cut the Calories


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Wild Rice
Try wild rice instead of white rice for both fewer calories and a different taste.
Try wild rice instead of white rice for both fewer calories and a different taste.
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Introduce your family to wild rice and drop 18 calories per 1-cup (99-gram) serving. In addition to fewer calories, you'll get higher fiber and much better nutrition than you do with white rice. Because wild rice still has its fibrous outer layers, it holds up well in soups and casseroles. Plus, its varied grains and textures provide delightful flavors and chewing pleasure.

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