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Cabbage Noodles with Ground Beef (and Hidden Liver!)

Enjoy this Asian inspired skillet meal with pan-fried cabbage noodles and ground beef. Add “hidden liver” for extra nutrient density and no one will know it’s there!

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 medium green cabbage
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1-inch fresh ginger root minced or 1 teaspoon ginger powder
  • 1/2 inch fresh turmeric root minced or 1 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 pound ground beef (75% ground beef 25% ground beef liver)
  • 3 tablespoons Keto Soy Sauce alternative
  • 1 tablespoon sesame seeds
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley chopped
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 part green onion thinly sliced, optional

Instructions

  1. Core the green cabbage, process into thin noodles (use a sharp knife, food processor or spiralizer). Add to a hot frying pan with butter and cook over medium heat for 5 minutes.
  2. Add the ginger and turmeric roots. Continue cooking for 5 more minutes.
  3. Add beef and/or liver. Cook for 5 minutes more, stir to brown evenly.
  4. Add sauce, sesame, parsley, and salt. Mix well. Bring liquid to a simmer and cook for a final 5 minutes.
  5. Serve warm with optional green onion as garnish.

For the printable recipe and complete recipe details, visit the Cabbage Noodle with Ground Beef (and Hidden Liver!) Recipe on Primal Edge Health and check out our keto and carnivore cookbooks too!

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Keto Ground Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry

Keto Ground Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry is a delicious quick and easy low carb dinner you can make in less than 30 minutes from start to finish, all in one single pan. 

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons tallow or cooking fat of choice
  • 1 medium onion chopped
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • ½ teaspoon ginger powder
  • ½ tablespoon Chinese 5 spice see notes
  • 1 ½ cups broccoli finely chopped 
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ cup parsley chopped
  • 1 tablespoon sesame seeds

Instructions

  1. Heat tallow or cooking fat of choice in a skillet over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic, sauté until soft and fragrant, about 5 minutes.
  2. Mix in the ginger and Chinese 5 spice powders. Continue cooking over medium heat.
  3. Add the broccoli. Stir occasionally and cook for 5-7 more minutes.
  4. Put the beef in the pan and break it apart with a spatula; mix in well. Season with salt.
  5. Once meat is browned, add fresh parsley. Give the whole mixture a few tosses and finish cooking until the meat is done to your liking.
  6. Garnish with sesame seeds and serve warm.

Notes

Chinese 5 Spice is made of anise seed powder, ground black pepper, fennel seed powder, cassia cinnamon powder. If you don’t have this in your spice rack, substitute with garam masala or a DIY blend.

For the printable recipe and complete recipe details, visit the Ground Beef and Broccoli Recipe on Primal Edge Health and check out our keto and carnivore cookbooks too!

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Easy Cheeseburger Pie

This easy cheeseburger pie is perfect for a low-stress dinner any day of the week! Flavored with simple everyday ingredients, it is sure to be a new family favorite. Plus, you probably already have these budget-friendly ingredients on hand in your fridge right now.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Servings: 6

Ingredients

  • 1.5 pounds ground beef
  • 1 tablespoon tallow, or cooking fat of choice, separated
  • 1 medium onion diced
  • 4 whole eggs
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon ground mustard
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 cup shredded cheese

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C) and grease a 9-inch round pie plate or 8×8-inch baking dish.
  • Lightly brown the meat in cooking fat over medium-high heat in a heavy-bottomed skillet or cast iron. Transfer to pie plate once cooked.
  • Add a little more fat to the skillet and brown the onions until translucent, about 5-7 minutes. Stir frequently.
  • While the onions cook, whisk the eggs. Add herbs, salt and pepper.
  • Pour over the beef so it sinks into the meat. Shake the dish gently if needed.
  • Arrange the onions in an even layer over the eggs and meat.
  • Top the whole pie with cheese.
  • Bake for 20 minutes, until cheese is melted and bubbly.
  • Allow the cheeseburger pie to rest for 5 minutes before slicing.

Notes

To make a complete hamburger themed meal, serve on a bed of lettuce with a side of pickles or Pickle Relish and thick slices of fresh tomatoes. Offer mustard and sugar-free ketchup at the table.

For the printable recipe and complete recipe details, visit the Easy Cheeseburger Pie Recipe on Primal Edge Health and check out The Carnivore Cookbook too!

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Keto Texas Chili

Full of meat and the smoky spiciness of chipotle and ancho pepper that ramp up the heat to a perfect level, this quick and easy hearty Keto Texas Chili bursts with Texas-sized flavor.

Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 51 mins

Total: 1 hr 6 mins

Servings: 6
Calories: 457 kcal


Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1/3 cup diced onions
  • 2 tsp minced garlic
  • 2 pounds ground beef or venison
  • 3 Tbsp chili powder
  • 2 tsp Mexican oregano
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp ancho chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp chipotle chili powder
  • 1 cup beef bone broth
  • 14.5 oz crushed fire roasted tomatoes
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp lime juice
  • 2 Tbsp chopped cilantro

Instructions

  1. Add olive oil to dutch oven and heat on medium. Add onions and cook 3-5 minutes until translucent. Add garlic and cook an additional minute.
  2. Add the ground beef/venison and cook until meat is fully browned, breaking up the meat as it cooks. About 8-10 minutes.

  3. Add the next 11 ingredients through chipotle chili powder and mix well.
  4. Add beef bone broth, fire roasted tomatoes, and bay leaf. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer covered for 30 minutes, stirring occasional to make sure meat isn’t sticking to bottom of pan.
  5. Add apple cider vinegar, lime juice, and chopped cilantro. Simmer uncovered for an addition 10 minutes or more for even better flavor. If chili thickens too much, add additional beef bone broth.

  6. Serve with toppings like shredded cheddar cheese, diced onions, chopped cilantro, and sour cream as desired.

Recipe Notes

For the best taste and texture, simmer for an hour. Be sure to stir occasionally and watch to see if more beef broth is needed if chili thickens too much.

*Nutritional label does not include net carbs, so I’ve added that below.

Total Carbs: 10g
Dietary Fiber: 3g
NET CARBS: 7g

Nutritional information is provided for recipes as a guide only. It cannot be 100% accurate. It’s included as a courtesy to give a general account of a recipe, so one can see if the macros are within the ballpark of where he/she needs to be. It is automatically calculated using WP recipe software integrated with a nutrition API. Please calculate your own nutritional information with the exact brand and ingredients you used before relying on the ones included with the recipe.

For the printable recipe and complete recipe details, visit the Keto Texas Chili at Lone Star Keto.

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Keto General Tso Meatballs

Keto General Tso Meatballs, a healthy version of a favorite Asian dish. Baked meatballs glazed in a sweet and savory sauce with a hint of spice.

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 36 mins
Total: 46 mins


Servings
: 6
Calories
: 462 kcal

Ingredients

For Meatballs:
  • 2 lbs Ground Beef
  • 1/2 cup crushed pork rinds
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tsp minced garlic
  • 1 tsp minced ginger
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
For Sauce
  • 2 cups chicken bone broth
  • 2 Tbsp coconut aminos
  • 2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp sambal oelek
  • 2 tsp Swerve confectioners
  • 2 tsp minced ginger
  • 1 Tbsp minced garlic
  • 1 Tbsp sesame oil
  • 4 Tbsp sugar free ketchup
  • 1/4 tsp xanthan gum

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400F. Line rimmed cookie sheet with foil. Set aside.
  2. In large bowl, combine ground beef, pork rinds, egg, garlic, ginger, sea salt, and sesame oil.
  3. Using ice cream scoop (approx 1/4 cup), scoop out meat mixture and form into balls. Place on prepared cookie sheet.

  4. Put cookie sheet into preheated oven and cook for 20 min. Remove from oven and set aside.
  5. In large skillet, add all sauce ingredients except xanthan gum and whisk to combine. Cook 8 minutes or until liquid is reduced in half.
  6. Sprinkle xanthan gum over sauce and stir. 

  7. Add meatballs to sauce pan and coat well. 

  8. Remove from heat. Serve by itself or with riced broccoli or cauliflower.
  9. Optional: sprinkle with sesame seeds.

Recipe Notes

Instead of meatballs, you can substitute cooked chicken or pork and coat with the sauce.

Nutritional information is provided for recipes as a guide only. It cannot be 100% accurate. It’s included as a courtesy to give a general account of a recipe, so one can see if the macros are within the ballpark of where he/she needs to be. It is automatically calculated using WP recipe software integrated with a nutrition API. Please calculate your own nutritional information with the exact brand and ingredients you used before relying on the ones included with the recipe.

For the printable recipe and complete recipe details, visit the Keto General Tso Meatballs at Lone Star Keto.

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Keto Asian Lettuce Wraps

Miss Asian food on the keto WOE? These quick and tasty ketofied wraps won’t leave you wanting.

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 20 mins
Total: 30 mins

Servings
: 6
Calories: 224 kcal
 

Ingredients

Dipping Sauce:
  • 1/4 Cup Water
  • 2 Tbsp Apple cider vinegar
  • 3 Tbsp Coconut aminos
  • 2 Tbsp Rice vinegar
  • 1 tsp Chile oil
  • 1 tsp Sesame oil
  • 1 Tbsp Sambal Oelek chili paste
  • 1 Tbsp Chinese hot mustard
  • 1 Tbsp Dried chives
  • 1 tsp Grated ginger
Filling:
  • 2 Tbsp Coconut cooking oil divided
  • 2 Tbsp Sesame oil divided
  • 1 lb Ground chicken
  • 1 tsp Onion powder
  • 1 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/8 tsp Smoked paprika
  • 1 8oz can of sliced water chestnuts, drained, rinsed, and minced
  • 1/3 cup Minced onion about 1/2 med onion
  • 4 oz White button mushrooms minced
  • 1 Tbsp Minced garlic
  • 3 Tbsp Coconut aminos
  • 1 Tbsp Rice vinegar
  • 1 tsp Swerve
  • 2 tsp Minced ginger
Serve with:
  • Romaine lettuce leaves
  • Dipping Sauce

Instructions

For Sauce:
  1. Add all ingredients into a small bowl and mix until well combined. Set aside.
For Filling:
  1. In a large non-stick skillet, add 1 Tbsp of the coconut oil and 1 Tbsp of the sesame oil. Heat skillet, then add the ground chicken and season with the onion powder, garlic powder, salt, and smoked paprika. Cook chicken until done. Remove from pan.
  2. In same skillet, add the remaining coconut oil and sesame oil. Heat skillet and add the water chestnuts, onions, mushrooms, and garlic and cook for 5-8 minutes until tender.
  3. In small bowl, mix together the coconut aminos, rice vinegar, Swerve, and ginger. Add to skillet. Stir to combine and cook until everything is warmed and well combined.
  4. Serve in lettuce leaves or over cauliflower rice along with the dipping sauce.
Recipe Notes

If you don’t like spicy, you might want to start with less chile oil, sambal oelek, and hot mustard and increase to your taste, but I highly suggest you add at least some of each! It really makes a big difference in taste.

Nutritional information is provided for recipes as a guide only. It cannot be 100% accurate. It’s included as a courtesy to give a general account of a recipe, so one can see if the macros are within the ballpark of where he/she needs to be. It is automatically calculated using WP recipe software integrated with a nutrition API. Please calculate your own nutritional information with the exact brand and ingredients you used before relying on the ones included with the recipe.

For the printable recipe and complete recipe details, visit the Keto Pumpkin Spice Waffles at Lone Star Keto.