If you want to lose fat and start getting healthier, reducing your carb intake can be a great place for most people to start.
Don’t get us wrong, carbs are definitely a necessary part of any diet and a well balanced lifestyle and it wouldn’t be wise to cut them out totally, nor would it be practical, however reducing your carbs has been shown to lower your bodies insulin levels which in turn, can promote your body to burn stored fat for energy!
We have collected 19 Low Carb High Protein Recipes that you can add into your diet to help you lose fat and feel better. Low carb recipes that focus more on protein, creative ideas and big flavours to create delicious meals that you will really love! Enjoy!
1.Crispy Slow Cooker Carnitas (Mexican Pulled Pork)
“Crispy Slow Cooker Carnitas (Mexican Pulled Pork) Con Ancho Chiles | Poblano Peppers smothered in so much flavour, you won’t be able to put your forks down!”
2.Sun Dried Tomato Cheesy Meatballs
“Tender and juicy Sun Dried Tomato Cheesy Meatballs (Low Carb) spiked with sun dried tomato pieces, garlic and fresh herbs, fried and simmered in a simple tomato sauce with so. much. cheese. All in one skillet!”
3.Creamy Honey Mustard Chicken With Crispy Bacon
“A deliciously Creamy Honey Mustard Chicken with crispy bacon pieces will become your new favourite dinner — WITH dairy free options!”
4.Chicken & Asparagus Lemon Stir Fry
“Asparagus is one of my favorite Spring vegetables, and this quick stir-fry made with chicken, lemon, garlic and ginger is a great way to make it a weeknight meal.”
5. Creamy Sun Dried Tomato & Parmesan Chicken Noodles
“This sauce. THIS SAUCE. Okay. Let me back up for a sec. Sun dried tomatoes and garlic and parmesan cheese infused in a cream based sauce, enveloping crispy, golden pan fried chicken strips and zoodles for the craziest low carb fit-foodie comfort food without feeling like a fit-foodie.”
6. Shrimp & Sausage Gumbo
“This shrimp and sausage gumbo is an easy one-pot recipe. It tastes just like authentic New Orleans gumbo but is made using common ingredients.”
7. Buffalo Chicken & Broccoli Bowls With Cauliflower Rice
“This Buffalo Chicken and Broccoli Bowl is fast, easy and flavorful. Chicken and broccoli in a buffalo sauce, served over cauliflower rice makes a gluten-free, low carb, high protein, paleo and whole 30 friendly meal!”
8.Low Carb Cauliflower Hash Brown Egg Cups
“Cauliflower Hash Brown Egg Cups are low carb and gluten free! Point friendly hash browns made into cups with a perfectly runny egg. That’s it. That’s all that needs to be said.”
9. Healthy Orange Chicken Lettuce Wraps
“Easy to make, light and healthy orange chicken lettuce wraps! The ground chicken tastes just like a healthier version of orange chicken and being in lettuce wraps means it’s a low carb, high protein, and filling meal for lunch or dinner!”
10. Garlic Butter Baked Salmon In Foil
Baked salmon in foil that’s been brushed with my lemon garlic butter sauce. This recipe is so easy to make and pulls together in less than 30 minutes! The salmon is so flakey and tender when baked inside foil. You’re going to love this recipe!
11. Chicken Avocado Caprese Salad
“Balsamic Chicken Avocado Caprese Salad is a quick and easy meal in a salad! Seared chicken, fresh mozzarella and tomato halves, creamy avocado slices and shredded basil leaves are drizzled with am incredible balsamic dressing that doubles as a marinade for the ultimate salad!”
12. 10 Minute Portabello Mushroom Pizzas
Portobello Pizzas have ALL the flavours of a GOOD pizza…without the guilt! Using portobello mushroom caps for a pizza crust, these pizzas are quick and easy to make, low carb and ready in less than 10 minutes!
13. Roasted Shrimp & Brussel Sprouts
These Roasted Shrimp and Brussels Sprouts are a quick and easy dinner. Lemon and garlic make this a flavorful sheet pan dinner you can make in about 20 minutes!
14. Greek Lemon Chicken Kebabs
These Greek Lemon Chicken Kebabs are unintentionally the second food-on-a-stick recipe that I’m bringing to you this week and I’m not mad about it. One bite of these and I doubt you’ll be mad about it either.
15. Crazy Good Beef And Broccoli
I love beef and broccoli because (a) I can’t resist anything with tender and tasty strips of flank steak, and (b) it’s such an easy one-pan stir fry recipe. Also, if you’re a huge broccoli fan like me, you’ll love these juicy and flavorful bites of broccoli in between mouthfuls of meat and rice.
16. One Pan Pesto Chicken & Vegetables
One-Pan Pesto Chicken and Veggies – boneless, skinless chicken thighs with sun-dried tomatoes, asparagus, cherry tomatoes in a delicious basil pesto sauce. Healthy, gluten free, Mediterranean style recipe, packed with fiber (vegetables) and protein (chicken). Easy, 30 minute recipe.
17. Vegetarian Zucchini Lasagna Spirals
Vegetarian Zucchini Lasagna Rolls filled with spinach, ricotta, and a chunky homemade marinara sauce. Gluten free, Grain Free, Low Carb.
18. Low Carb Cashew Chicken
Our easy cashew chicken recipe has quickly grown into one of the most popular recipes on our blog. This is the dish we always turn to when we are in the mood for some Thai takeout!
19. Lemon Chicken Soup With Cauliflower Rice
Lemon Chicken Soup with Cauliflower Rice| A light & healthy soup with a whole lot of zip. Whole 30 + Gluten Free + One Pot.