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Apr 28

Choosing the Right Meals for the HCG Diet

Many people when they begin the HCG diet program struggle to choose the correct food for the program. Though guides, like the one my HGC provides, can be of tremendous help, these do not always tell the whole story. Food choices can often make or break the various phases of the HCG diet, so it’s important to keep this in mind when beginning the program. Certain foods should definitely be avoided. Things like ground beef and other beef products in general contain a lot of various hormones. As a result, these can significantly impact the total weight loss users achieve while on the HCG diet program.

HGC Diet Recipes For Success

Lemon Chicken Made Simple:

Yes, we all know that chicken is a perfectly fine dish for the HCG diet, but what exactly makes this dish so delectable is that it the portions are huge! This falls within all of the HCG guidelines, so pay close attention :)
Each Portion is 1 chicken breast worth.
4 Boneless and Skinless Chicken Breast Halves
2 Cups of Apple Juice
2 Lemons Juiced
2 TSPs Chicken Bouillon Granules
4 TSPs Cornstarch

Directions for Cooking

Spray cooking oil on pan over medium-high heat. Place chicken breasts into pan until all of the pinkness disappears from the center, this will take roughly 10 minutes per side. Cut chicken breasts into strips.
Whisk lemon juice, apple juice, chicken bouillon, and cornstarch into a skillet until completely smooth.
Over medium heat place a skillet, you want to keep stirring the sauce until it thickens and bubbles, takes a few minutes; after it begins to thicken and buble, continue cooking for about 3 more minutes.
Place the strips of chicken into the sauce and simmer over low heat for 6 to 8 minutes before serving.
Each portion is less than 200 calories, and serves 2.

Recipes like the above can be a great deal of help for users of the program, especially during the tougher phase 2. The unfortunate consequence of this phase is that oftentimes people are at a loss what to eat. This is why we include a full blown recipe guide with every meal, that outlines a lot of tasty dishes that fall within the HCG guidelines. Serving up a diet regimen of this caliber does not have to be a huge pain for the user on the other end. It’s possible for people to lose weight, in the long term, and still maintain a healthy diet and have good food. Fortunately, HCG takes care of the hunger aspect while the person takes care of the calories! Just eating right according to the protocol can be quite easy, you just have to ensure that you eat the right foods, when you feel hungry enough to eat.