Santa is coming to town and so are the guests which mean a lot of decorations and cooking. Let us catch up with some amazing dinner ideas that will satisfy your guests; especially Keto diet lovers and will also save a lot of time.
This Paleo, Grain and Gluten free are one of those dishes that have a real feel of luxury and indulgence. Traditionally, it is served as a main for Christmas dinner as an alternative to turkey in the United Kingdom. Wrapping a pastry around the meat can be little tricky but the end results are worth the efforts one puts in.
The sugar free eggnog drink can be prepared using low carb ingredients which includes almond milk and sugar free sweetener. A perfect Keto diet that can be enjoyed with and without alcohol! You can tweak it as per your taste. The texture you will get is going to be smooth and creamy with a sweet taste and hints of cinnamon and nutmeg. It is easy to make.
BACON BLANKETED TURKEY:
A show stopper dish that is delicious as well. Gift some turkey for hand woven bacon spa robe in the sauna, salt scrub, bacon butter deep tissue massage, and some tanning for a finishing touch to bacon spa. You will need to get a fresh, never frozen turkey of the best quality.
BACON WRAPPED LOBSTER CHUNKS:
The best thing to be on a ketogenic diet is the creativity that it brings out in a person. One gets to eat a more colorful and delicious meals. There are millions of things a person can make for dinner that are nutritious, tastes amazing and are simple to make.
BACON WRAPPED SCALLOPS:
When it comes to cooking Christmas dinner, time is less and precious because you have way too many dishes to make in too little time. This recipe luckily can be whipped out of the way in just 25 minutes.
KETO SHORT BREAD WITH HAZELNUTS AND CARAMEL:
The Keto Short bread cookies are layered with hazelnuts and caramel for the ultimate low carb treat. This recipe is very easy to put together. You can slightly add chew caramel sauce on top and toss some hazelnuts and finish off the dish with a drizzle of Keto Hazelnut Syrup.
PALEO BACON THYME BREAKFAST MUFFINS:
Eating savory for breakfast, muffins are a perfect introduction if you have been used to sugary cereals or bread before. Both have same sort of consistency as regular muffins but have the flavors of thyme and bacon. You can even try experimenting rosemary and cooked sausage for fun. You can use lemon thyme as the herb in this recipe but at the same time you can even switch the same with another herb of your preference. The breakfast muffin recipe is Ketogenic friendly and low carb which makes it a great way to start the day.
THE BEST LOW CARB TORTILLA CHIPS:
If eating salsa on salad, spooning guacamole over a salad, eating dip on veggies instead of chips are getting old then try preparing this low carb recipe this season. Although, the choices are delicious but it is good to have a change! You can use some mozzarella dough and instead of rolling the dough in circles, roll it a bit thinner and cut it into triangles. Finally, bake the triangles a bit longer to make them crisper. The final result is a delicious chip you can dip and eat.
MEDITERRANEAN GRILLED PORTOBELLO MUSHROOMS:
If you are a fan of Greek food then this hearty and full of exotic flavors dish that comes from herbs and spices should be your ultimate choice. Mediterranean diet is almost same as a Keto diet in which people embrace fat in the form of nuts, oils and fish along with relaxed lifestyle and some wine. The only difference is that a Mediterranean diet allows whole grains and limits meat to fish.
SOUR CREAM AND BACON DEVILED EGGS:
No holiday gathering would be complete without deviled eggs. This recipe calls for some sour cream instead of mayonnaise which makes it tastier than the traditional version. The richness of full fat sour creams will give the deviled eggs a perfect creamy texture. Top up the dish with sprinkling of chives and bacon.
LOW CARB CRANBERRY SWIRL CHEESE CAKE:
A low carb and gluten free cheese cake is easy to prepare which looks fabulous as a dessert on the table. Use cranberries as a symbol of holiday. The best substitute you can find for a low carb graham cracker crust is made from finely ground pecans that can be blended with cinnamon, sweetener and butter.
The dish doesn’t contain any special ingredient which makes it budget friendly. Use the recipe to make Yule log by covering it with the chocolate ganache to make bark. If you have never made a cake roll before then this Mocha Roll is the perfect recipe for you to start with. The cake is delicious, flexible and spongy. The trick is to roll the cake while it is warm.
SUGAR FREE RED VELVET CUP CAKES:
The grain free red velvet cup cake is a low carb recipe. You can try coconut flour for a perfect recipe along with a table spoon of golden flax for texture. A grain free red velvet cup cake is not the same cup cake of our childhood but close enough to make anyone happy that fits into many diet plans.
LOW CARB PEPPERMINT CREAM GINGER COOKIES:
Low carb cookies that have a dairy free option as well are a real treat for the Christmas. Tasty and soft ginger spice cookies with peppermint cream frosting will impress all your guests. You can feel the smell while baking it with cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg.
LOW CARB KETO SHORT BREAD HOLIDAY COOKIES:
It is a simple dough recipe made from coconut flour, xanthan gum, butter, almond flour, almond extract and sugar free sweetener. Cream it all together, roll the dough and cut into shapes. For the finishing touch, ice them in green and red.
EASY KETO PISTACHIO SHORT BREAD COOKIES:
The simple looking nutty cookies would be a perfect idea to serve on a holiday table. The short bread is rich and buttery in flavor and also studded with pistachios which add a nutty twist to the flavor. The cookies can be stored in an air tight container for few days and can be frozen as well.
THE BEST LOW CARB TORTILLA CHIPS:
The recipe makes a perfect snack for dipping. The chips are an ideal option for low carb, ketogenic, gluten and grain free diets. You can use mozzarella dough because what you do with the dough makes the difference.
Most of the Keto approved bread recipes are not the same as the carb heavy stuff one grows up with but this recipe hits the nail on the head with perfection. Make some and you will experience something too soft and buttery that is gluten free as well.
Serve delicious creamed spinach with parmesan. Spinach is usually tasteless, especially when paired with some strong tasting foods like fruits and meats. It is packed with essential Vitamins, Iron, Potassium, Manganese, Magnesium, etc. Creamed Spinach is served warm and fresh. You can use it as a side dish.
LOW CARB CHRISTMAS MINCE PIES:
The mini Christmas treats are a spin on traditional ones but do not have the high sugar content and are also healthier. Even without using mince meat you will get fruity taste from the apples and the spices that gives it a heap of flavor to the mini pies. The dish is for adults because it contains alcohol but you can avoid those high spirits if your kids are looking this for their treat.
3 INGREDIENT CHOCOLATE MOUSSE:
This healthier version that prepare in minutes is the best dessert option for the Christmas snack table that has no egg and no dairy. All you need is 3 ingredients to prepare this creamy, thick and rich chocolate mousse that is low in carb.
GREEN BEANS WITH BACON AND ONIONS:
The low carb dish features tender green beans that are tossed in a sweet and sour sauce made of brown sugar, onion, bacon and apple cider vinegar. A perfect combination to give green beans the desired upgrade.
SPINACH, WALNUT AND STRAWBERRY SALAD:
The combination of strawberry, spinach and walnut with Raspberry Balsamic Vinaigrette is deliciously classic and healthy at the same time along with full of nutrition. The salad can also be consumed with some grilled chicken, fish or shrimp.
KETO LEMON GARLIC GHEE SALMON WITH LEEK ASPARAGUS GINGER SAUTE:
Dieticians says that Salmon is one of the best sources of Omega 3 fatty acids along with richness in protein, selenium, potassium and B vitamins. One of the healthiest fish you can serve is the Salmon but because it is fatty it takes strong flavors like ginger to help cut through this. The dish looks amazing when served. It will only take half an hour to prepare. You can use it for a dinner party or even a family lunch.
CHEESY BACON ZUCCHINI SKINS:
You can use abundant vegetable garden to make this dish. The dish is loaded with jack cheese, green onion, bacon and dipped in sour cream. This is a low carb version of potato skins.
Here ends our trending list of Keto Christmas recipes 2019 which you can try this season for a perfect holiday party. Do not forget to mix and merge the recipes.