Low carb recipes are great for those who want to shed pounds fast, like the Atkins diet and other weight loss plans available in the market today for fitness addicts and enthusiasts. Low carb diets are beneficial to health giving the benefits of reduced risk of heart disease and cancer, better blood sugar regulation, weight loss, and reduced hunger. The benefits of a low-carb diet is brought about by a reduction or complete elimination of glucose found in all carbohydrate foods such as starchy vegetables, grains, legumes, fruits, and sweeteners. A low carb diet works by using stored fat as energy since you have low glucose levels to be used as energy.
A ketogenic diet is an example of a low-carb diet, eliminating all sources of glucose to put the body into fat-burning mode, since there is very low glucose. Ketogenic diets have proven benefits in treating epilepsy, reduced risk of diabetes, and rapid weight loss, and it usually consists of 5% carbohydrates, 20% protein, and 75% fat. We will share some low-carb and ketogenic recipes with you that suit your budget and your tummy. If you are a busy person but still wants to shed few pounds through ketogenic diet, skip junk food and pizza, and simplify your breakfast with a keto breakfast like having scrambled eggs everyday, and simplify your lunch by cooking two serving the night before and refrigerate the second serving. Try our low-carb recipe which is called as Keto Tuna and Cheese, a creamy, silky, and cheese tuna melt which is delicious and satisfying. The ingredients you’ll need for the tuna fish salad include one cup of mayonnaise or sour cream, 4 celery stalks, 1/2 cup chopped dill pickles, 8 oz. tuna in olive oil, 1 tsp lemon juice, 1 garlic clove, and salt and pepper to taste. For the Keto Tuna and Cheese Supreme topping, you need 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper or paprika powder and 2/3 lb shredded cheese. For serving, you need to have 5 1/3 oz. leafy greens and olive oil, and for the Oopsie bread, you need 3 eggs, 4 1/4 oz. cream cheese, 1 pinch of salt, 1/2 tsp ground psyllium husk powder, and 1/2 tsp baking powder.
To cook the Keto Tuna and Cheese Melt Supreme recipe, you need to preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit; mix the tuna fish salad ingredients well; place the bread slices on the baking sheet which is lined with parchment paper; spread the tuna mix on the bread; sprinkle cheese on top; add some paprika or cayenne pepper; and bake until the cheese turned to a nice color for only 15 minutes. Now you can enjoy your favorite tuna and cheese low-carb recipe!