Resistant Starch: 4.7g
1. Microwave beans at HIGH 2 minutes or until heated through.
2. Heat a nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add tortillas, one at a time; cook 1 minute on each side.
3. Divide beans evenly among tortillas. Top with even amounts of cheese, lettuce, carrot, and salsa.
Carb Star: Beans 1.5 to 3.8 grams of Resistant Starch per serving Nearly half of the starch in beans comes from Resistant Starch, making them a powerful weight-loss ally. They are also an incredibly rich source of fiber, providing 15 grams per cup. It's no wonder that a Canadian study of 1,475 men and women found that those who consumed beans regularly tended to weigh less and have a smaller waist circumference than those who did not eat them. They were also 23 percent less likely to become overweight over time.