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    Updated on May 14, 2020. Posted on Oct 17, 2015

    27 Low-Carb Dinners That Are Actually Delicious

    Low on carbs, high on flavor.

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    1. Zucchini Noodles with Heirloom Tomato Basil Sauce

    Topped with a poached egg. Recipe here.

    2. Crispy Peanut Tofu & Cauliflower Rice Stir Fry


    ♫ Ooo wee ooo. KILLER TOFU. ♫ Recipe here.

    3. Caprese Avocado Salad

    4. Portabella and Halloumi "Burgers"

    Stacks on stacks. Recipe here.

    5. Shakshuka

    6. Bacon-Cheddar Cauliflower Chowder

    This is what we call a ~power chowder~. Recipe here.

    7. Slow Cooker Barbacoa

    Delicious enough to even ditch the tortillas, TBH. Recipe here.

    8. Pizza Frittata

    9. Single Skillet Chicken Thighs with Bacon, Brussels Sprouts & Easy Apple Jus

    Autumn in a skillet, basically. Recipe here.

    10. Vietnamese Cauli-Fried Rice

    11. Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs

    Foods in foods rule. Recipe here.

    12. Mediterranean Chicken Lettuce Wrap Tacos

    13. Cauliflower Pizza

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    Because you know what else is in that crust? CHEESE. Recipe here.

    14. Salmon BLT Stacks

    15. Chicken & Sugar Snap Peas

    Lean and green. here.

    16. Cauliflower "Cous Cous" with Leeks and Sundried Tomatoes

    Cauliflower + food processor = instant cous cous. Recipe here.

    17. Zucchini Shrimp Scampi

    Thickened with chicken stock and just a bit of butter and Parm. Recipe here.

    18. Eggplant Pizza

    19. Baked Turkey, Quinoa, and Zucchini Meatballs in Lettuce Wraps

    20. Spaghetti Squash with Bacon, Spinach & Goat Cheese

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    Recipe here.

    21. Apple Chicken Salad

    Three cheers for salads that are flavorful AND filling. Recipe here.

    22. Cheesy Baked Spaghetti Squash and Spinach

    23. Seared Scallops with Pancetta and Brussels Sprouts

    Stop being afraid to cook scallops at home. It only takes five minutes, and all you need is a hot pan with some oil. Recipe here.

    24. Paleo Crock Pot Chili

    One pot wonders FTW. Recipe here.

    25. Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Chicken with Roasted Leeks, Radishes & Carrots

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    Way better than a burrito bowl. Recipe here.

    26. Savory Bacon Kale Frittata

    27. Vegetable Stir Fry

    Dressed in a super easy sauce of rice vinegar, sesame oil, molasses, and soy sauce. Recipe here.