Confetti Creamed Corn

Confetti Creamed Corn

77% less sat fat • 76% less fat • 84% more vitamin C than the original recipe. A creamy side dish that's ready in 15 minutes.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

15

Minutes

Makes

8

servings

1
cup water
6
cups Green Giant® frozen corn
1
medium red bell pepper, chopped (1 cup)
4
oz (half of 8-oz package) 1/3-less-fat cream cheese (Neufchâtel), cut into small cubes
1/4
cup fat-free half-and-half
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon pepper
2
tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
2
medium green onions, sliced (2 tablespoons)
  1. In 3-quart saucepan, heat water to boiling. Add corn and bell pepper. Cover; reduce heat to medium. Cook 6 to 8 minutes, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are tender. Drain; return to saucepan.
  2. Stir in all remaining ingredients except green onions. Cover; cook over medium-low heat, stirring frequently, until heated and mixture is well blended. Spoon into serving dish; sprinkle with green onions.
Makes 8 servings (about 1/2 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitution
We like the bright color of the red bell pepper, but you could use green bell pepper instead. If you have fresh chives, go ahead and substitute them for the green onions that are sprinkled on top.
Did You Know?
Parmesan cheese adds a nice punch of flavor to this recipe without adding lots of fat and calories.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 130
    • (Calories from Fat 40),
  • Total Fat 4 1/2g
    • (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 15mg;
  • Sodium 240mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 18g
    • (Dietary Fiber 2g,
    • Sugars 4g),
  • Protein 4g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 1/2 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.