Amazing Recipe Substitutions for Diabetics

Whether you are looking for diabetes-friendly recipe substitutions for yourself or for someone you know who has diabetes, the following substitution list will help you prepare delicious and healthy diabetic-friendly food. Enjoy!

Butter, Shortening, And Oil Replacements


When recipes call for butter or oil, the easiest way to make them diabetic-friendly is to replace half of the ingredients with unsweetened applesauce. Applesauce contains pectin, and it acts similarly to butter, shortening, and oil.