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Gretchen's Low Carb Favorites

Gretchen's Low Carb Favorites

Up your protein and fat, get most of your carbs from fresh fruit and vegetables (no processed foods) and you have a formula for success! I've gathered some great low carb recipes here to help w/ this plan. Don't forget to exercise!

(25 Recipes) Created by LACEYBELL1

Recipes in this Collection

(no ratings)

Cookbook creator says: A sweet treat - use Truvia to sweeten.

Submitted by RANEYDAY

Carbs: 6g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 7.8g | Calories: 176.7
Low Carb Tuna Patties
Very Good 4.5/5
(26 ratings)

Tuna patties with sour cream, parmesan cheese, and breadcrumbs.

Submitted by STARSBELOW

Carbs: 5.6g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 17g | Calories: 128.8
Meatloaf Muffins
Very Good 4.6/5
(216 ratings)

Add Lipton onion soup mix too! One packet works fine! Rotel works in place of the stewed tomatoes for a spicy kick! Soup Mix not included in nutrition value

Submitted by SGASKILL

Carbs: 12.6g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 9.1g | Calories: 176.7
Low-Carb Crustless Quiche
Very Good 4.6/5
(66 ratings)

This protein-packed quiche makes for a great breakfast or light lunch.

Submitted by CHESSMANS2000

Carbs: 4.5g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 18.7g | Calories: 106.8
This recipe has been marked private.
Very Good 4.4/5
(7 ratings)

Great for those days you crave Mac n Cheese! Original recipe found in Kraft's eatingbetteramerica.com, my version uses the Spaghetti Squash.

Submitted by SHELLPRO

Carbs: 9.8g | Fat: 1.2g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 2.1g | Calories: 53.2
Very Good 4.2/5
(20 ratings)

Good For Increasing Fiber

Submitted by KFOX05

Carbs: 10g | Fat: 7.3g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 13.9g | Calories: 155.4
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)

Loosly based off of a suggestion in the Zone book. This is great to make on Sunday so you have breakfast all week.

Submitted by LADYROSE

Carbs: 4.4g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 17.1g | Calories: 104.2
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)

Try these low carb breakfast bites for your busy mornings

Submitted by VANANGEL07

Carbs: 1.5g | Fat: 10.5g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 12.8g | Calories: 155.2
This recipe has been marked private.
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)

Tasty way to enjoy imitation noodles!

Submitted by HOTMISOSOUP

Carbs: 11.7g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 6.7g | Calories: 114.5
Flax Muffin in a Mug
Very Good 4.6/5
(54 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: add blueberries and/or walnuts

Submitted by NEWDEBBIE

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 18.1g | Fiber: 9.3g | Protein: 12.4g | Calories: 237.6
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)

A South Beach phase 1 favorite

Submitted by GLENNWA1

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 11.5g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 154.6
Shrimp Scampi for Garlic Lovers
Incredible! 5.0/5
(9 ratings)

Yummy and fast. Great with a side of roasted vegetables.

Submitted by BOONZIE

Carbs: 1.4g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 16g | Calories: 120.5
This recipe has been marked private.
Very Good 4.5/5
(2 ratings)

Low carb breakfast on the go!

Submitted by AMMIEDAWN1

Carbs: 0.8g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 6g | Calories: 43.6
Very Good 4.8/5
(8 ratings)

These use up all those larger zucchini you find under the leaves! Very yummy!

Submitted by JOEKNEE

Carbs: 6.5g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 49.4
Broiled Tilapia Parmesan
Very Good 4.6/5
(306 ratings)

This quick, easy, inexpensive and surprisingly cheesy baked tilapia recipe can be made with any white fish. I just happened to have tilapia handy.

Submitted by LEXIBELLE715

Carbs: 1.4g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 48.5g | Calories: 275.2
Incredible! 5.0/5
(5 ratings)

Adapted from Hungry Girl

Submitted by RONIJHAM

Carbs: 12.8g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 18g | Calories: 162.6
Egg Salad
Very Good 4.7/5
(43 ratings)

A lightened-up version of a classic lunch dish.

Submitted by SLIDOG

Carbs: 4.3g | Fat: 7.7g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 6.6g | Calories: 115.7
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