When I spotted Lean Cuisine Salmon With Basil Dinner in the frozen dinners section of my local grocery store, it caught my attention. I love salmon and I do not often see this fish featured in frozen dinners. I quickly decided to purchase this intriguing meal, try it out and write an unbiased product review all about my personal experience with it. Here is what I discovered!
Lean Cuisine Salmon With Basil Dinner costs over two dollars and the price does vary from store to store. This meal has wild salmon, whole wheat orzo pasta, carrots, spinach, Parmesan, Asiago and Romano cheeses, yellow carrots, sea salt, garlic and a basil sauce. That sounded yummy to me! I love all of those ingredients. I could not wait to taste this creative dinner.
Lean Cuisine Salmon With Basil Dinner has so many great things going for it, in my opinion. It is low cal, low in saturated fat, high in protein and fiber rich. It also has no preservatives or artificial flavors. That is all fantastic. This meal equals only 4 weight watchers points, according to Lean Cuisine calculations. Wow! That is excellent. This meal will fit into a diet perfectly and that is a big plus. This dish is from Lean cuisine’s Spa Cuisine line.
The preparation of this dinner is easy and fast. It is perfect for microwave cooking and that is how I chose to prepare it. I only had to put the tray in my microwave and heat on high for five minutes. I then let this meal stand in my microwave for one more minute to complete the cooking process. No venting, slitting or turning required. I loved that! Let me tell you, this meal smelled absolutely fabulous. My mouth was watering before I even tasted this dinner. It is one of the best smelling microwave dinners I have ever prepared. That astounded me.
When I tasted Lean Cuisine Salmon With Basil Dinner, I loved it. This dinner is delicious. The wild salmon is perfectly cooked and cut into large chunks. It is fabulous. The basil sauce really goes well with the salmon. There is lots of spinach, carrots and orzo pasta in this dish and all of that goes perfectly with the salmon. The blend of cheeses in this meal is heavenly. This meal tasted like a five star restaurant quality entree and I was delighted with it. It is perfect in every way. I rate this healthy and creative salmon dinner five stars out of five stars. It could not have been better, in my opinion. This is one of the best Lean Cuisine meals, in my book. If you love salmon, you will love this! I did.
Lean Cuisine Salmon With Basil Dinner has only 220 calories in it. 50 of those calories are from fat. It has 6 grams of total fat, 1.5 grams of saturated fat, 2 grams of polyunsaturated fat, 1 gram of monounsaturated fat, 20 mg’s of cholesterol, 600 mg’s of sodium, 500 mg’s of potassium, 26 grams of total carbs, 5 grams of dietary fiber, 4 grams of sugars and 16 grams of protein. This meal provides me with ninety percent of my daily vitamin A need. Wow! It also has some calcium and iron in it. This dish does contain salmon, milk and wheat ingredients.
I enjoyed trying Lean Cuisine Salmon With Basil Dinner and writing a product review all about it. This meal is a winner. I highly recommend it. For more information, you can visit the leancuisine.com website. This meal is a healthy treat and that is a fact. I will be buying it again. A relative of mine also tried this meal and she informed me that it was her very favorite Lean Cuisine frozen meal so far. She loved it. I totally agree.