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mycattaz 09-05-2013 05:24 AM

Deviled Eggs
 
so today me and my husband started Atkins 72 introduction... He loves Deviled Eggs with Mayo, sweet relish.... I so of figure sweet relish would not be allowed :) so what do you sub for the relish in your Deviled Eggs :dunno:

emel 09-05-2013 05:31 AM

Mt Olive brand no sugar added sweet relish. They also make sugar-free bread and butter chips and sweet baby gherkins.

The local stores stopped carrying them for awhile, so I drained a jar of dill pickles chunks and poured hot water with splenda and some vinegar in it over them. Let them sit till cool and store in the brine. Fairly good substitute.

ETA now that I think of it, I think it was half water, half vinegar, and then fairly sweet with the splenda.

mycattaz 09-05-2013 06:00 AM

thank you

avid 09-05-2013 06:03 AM

I love deviled eggs in all the variations.
Asking for recipe tips here at LCF will usually garner any number
of excellent suggestions.
I'm glad for you that hubby is on board.

mycattaz 09-05-2013 06:19 AM

Yea, I think its going to be so much easier with us eating the same things... and encouraging each other always a plus... I see you are treasure coast... are you in Florida?

Chocolate Rose 09-05-2013 07:09 AM

I would also recommend Mt Olive. I have never seen it locally, but ordered it through Netrition.

ravenrose 09-05-2013 07:32 AM

third the Mt Olive. we all have our childhood favorites that involve something like pickle relish. for me it's my mom's tuna salad *s*

Mistizoom 09-05-2013 07:43 AM

My local grocery store actually has a store brand of sugar-free relish and bread & butter pickles. They may actually be Mt. Olive in a different packaging. If you can't find it locally you can order online from Netrition as the PP said.

mycattaz 09-05-2013 08:02 AM

thanks, got to make a trip to Walmart, maybe they have them :)

Charski 09-05-2013 08:05 AM

Vlasic makes sugarfree relish too, or at least they did.

You can also get some regular dill relish and add Splenda to taste. Works pretty well in a pinch!

mycattaz 09-05-2013 09:53 AM

I have some dill relish I made last year never thought about just adding splenda to it... my husband likes that little bit of sweet taste to it... as for me I don't care for relish of any kind in mine.. :)

speedycat 09-05-2013 08:48 PM

yes on Mt.Olive sugar free relish and it's also good in the mock cauliflower potato salad

mycattaz 09-06-2013 05:00 AM

Have not made it to the store yet, but will be going soon, hope walmart carries it here :)

SkeeterN 09-06-2013 07:25 AM

Kroger has a good s/f relish also.

mycattaz 09-06-2013 10:14 AM

we don't have a Krogers close by :( but there is one up close to my mom, will have to remember that and pick some up

tyler43836 09-07-2013 08:20 AM

Love deviled eggs. Also the 'sweet version'. I found an alternative that works for me. I make a chipotle mayo with a bit of sweetener added. Mix the mayo blend with the yolks and add finely chopped dill and red onion. I like to top with Chia seeds. It has a sweet/spicy flavor. I have found the Mt. Olive a bit too sweet for my taste.

mycattaz 09-07-2013 07:18 PM

thank you, I will try that it sounds really good and I have some chia seed :)


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