63+ Low Carb Keto Holiday Meal Ideas; Meats, Stuffing, Cranberry, Sides, Rolls, Appetizers & Desserts; All you Need to Make Your Holiday Meal Complete While Staying Low Carb or Keto
The holidays are coming! First Thanksgiving and then Christmas right behind it! How in the world do you stay low carb or Keto with all of those temptations, traditional favorites and family gatherings. Ug. Actually, it does not have to be bad! Here are 63+ Low Carb Keto Holiday Meal Ideas that will help!
Some ideas to help stay Keto/Low Carb:
If you are the cook, you’ve got this easily! Even if you are a guest, offer to bring a dish–or 2 or 3– and bring your favorites in all its low carb glory!
Usually the hostess will make the turkey or a main meat and we can have that. That is the biggest part and a given. Shew!
Add a few of these recipes to a little bit of willpower and you will have accomplished a low carb or Keto holiday successfully. And I promise—you will NOT be sorry if you do.
I can only tell you how good I felt last year after staying low carb for my Thanksgiving and Christmas meal. My body felt good but my whole being felt GREAT. I was so proud of myself!
Remember that when you cheat, you are only cheating yourself. It is often the case that cheating makes you feel very bad physically too. This is not the time for that. Well, I can’t think of any good time for THAT!
If you are on the ledge about wanting to cheat, let me give you a challenge. This is what I did last year.
Tell yourself that you CAN have a bite of your favorite things that you think you will miss but FIRST, load your plate with the good low carb and Keto stuff. Eat and enjoy that.
When you are finished, ask yourself if you still want those bites. If you do, have some. You very likely won’t though and if you do, it won’t be too much because you will already be full of yummy food. You may not even care at that point!
I was totally satisfied and even watched everyone else eat dessert still feeling totally satisfied. I didn’t have this list of low carb desserts so had none at all. And I honestly didn’t even care! (Who said that!?!)
YOU CAN DO THIS and these 63+ Low Carb Keto Holiday Meal Ideas will help!
Included below are main meats, stuffings/dressings, cranberry dishes, gravy, vegetable side dishes, rolls, appetizers and of course; desserts; all you need for a delicious holiday meal in low carb/Keto style.
I know there are a lot of delicious recipes but stick to the end because there are DESSERTS, FUDGE and even EGGNOG! Really, folks, we can have it all!! 🙂
Now keep this one handy: you may need it in a few days 🙂
This is the star of the show! Eat all you want! Note that the stuffing in this picture is not low carb but it is a great step by step guide. There are low carb and keto stuffing/dressing recipes following.
Savory, tangy, and mouthwatering, this Italian pot roast is a no fuss dinner that will impress all your friends and family! No more dry, bland pot roasts at family dinner – this one is literally bursting with flavor.
This Keto Sausage and Bread Stuffing is going to be the star of your Thanksgiving table! Made with my famous low carb cheesy skillet bread and plenty of sausage, it’s full of traditional stuffing flavor without all the carbs
Roasted parmesan asparagus is an elegant but simple and quick to prepare side dish. It is the very best way to make asparagus and easy too! Don’t put off trying this delicious, quick to prepare side dish!
Using mashed cauliflower as a low-carb alternative to mashed potatoes will surprise you! With the silky texture of mashed potatoes and the delicate flavour of cauliflower, this Keto dish is a crave-worthy side. It’s loaded with crispy bacon and cheese.
A Brussels sprouts casserole with cream sauce and bacon is just so tasty you won’t just want to save it for the holidays. This easy and comforting dish is also considered the ideal Keto Brussels sprouts casserole, plus it’s low carb, gluten free and sugar free too.
Easy Low-Carb Ham and Dill Pickle Appetizer Bites, are a tasty nibble that have been showing up at parties and holiday dinners in my family for years now! And these low-carb appetizer bites are also Keto, low-glycemic, and gluten-free.
Easy Cucumber Guacamole Appetizer Bites are fun to nibble on, and these low-carb bites of guacamole goodness will disappear quickly at a party! And these appetizers are low-carb,Keto, low-glycemic, gluten-free, vegan, dairy-free, and Paleo.
The best Keto apple crisp doesn’t use any apples! To keep it Keto friendly, this low carb apple crisp recipe using zucchini as the mock apples. Because it tastes like apple, your taste buds will never know the difference!
These dark chocolate Keto fudge fat bombs combine cream cheese and rich chocolate for a soft, decadent treat. The taste and texture are almost exactly like traditional fudge… but this low carb version comes with only 3 net carbs per serving!