Cooktop Cove: 6 low carb crock pot meals for a healthy and easy dinner
Low-carb diets don't have to be void of texture or flavor. In fact, there are many recipes out there that are both healthy and delicious. As more people become concerned about their well-being, more healthy options are popping up.
Worried about the time commitment? You'll be happy to know that these recipes are not only low-carb, but they can all easily be prepared in a crockpot. You'll save valuable time, be health conscious, and still have a yummy meal. It doesn't get much better than that! Let's check out a six of our favorite crockpot recipes.
1. Slow cooker sausage and peppers (Everyday Maven)
This is a tried and true recipe that never disappoints. The rich mixture of lean sausage, veggies, and herbs proves to be a little piece of heaven right there on your plate. Plus, prep time only calls for 15 minutes! It doesn't get much easier than that.
2.The best healthy turkey chili (h/t Ambitious Kitchen)
Flavorful and satisfying, you will never look for another chili recipe after trying this one. Tempted by a cheat day? Try this first! The deliciously satisfying meal may taste a little sinful, but it's absolutely healthy.
3. Mexican slow cooker stuffed peppers (h/t Chef Savvy)
Stuffed peppers are always an excellent option if you are strapped for time, but still, want a healthy meal. This recipe steals the show with its vibrant colors and addicting flavor.
4. Crockpot low carb lasagna (h/t Well Plated)
A no-noodle lasagna recipe is low carb dieter's dream come true! It maintains all the comforts of traditional lasagna--saucy, cheesy, and packed full of flavor. The best part? You can indulge your taste buds 100% guilt-free!
5. Slow cooker pork chops with creamy herb sauce (h/t Slow Cooker Gourmet)
If you are looking for a way to bring your family around the table--you will absolutely love this dish. The savory flavor of the herb sauce combined with the tender pork makes this recipe a go-to option even for the pickiest eaters.
6. Healthy crockpot low carb Zuppa Toscana soup (h/t A Fork's Tale)
This healthy spin on a traditional favorite tastes so good, you won't even realize it's been altered! Simply switch out the potatoes for a bit more celery and you still have the same creamy, delicious goodness that we all know and love.
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