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5 Mediterranean Recipes, I’m going to try and I think you should too!

5 Mediterranean Recipes, I’m going to try and I think you should too!

Hey Sis!  While I was spending time scouring the internet for new ideas and topics to write about during the pandemic, I found something interesting. Since we are at home, this not the perfect time to spice up your dinner and try something new? I knew you would agree, so today I have listed 5 Keto-Friendly Mediterranean recipes that I tried this month, and I think you should too.

Mediterranean food?

Yes, Mediterranean food is the cuisine style of people from countries along the Mediterranean. Places like Greece, Turkey, Israel and Morocco are just a couple on the long list. Their diet consists of a lot of healthy fats, lean protein, and fresh fruits and veggies making it easy include for those of us on the keto diet. Saffron, Cumin, and Basil are just a few of the spices to may be using frequently so I would keep them handy, along with your excitement to try something new.

Israeli Salad

So, I have never had the official Israeli salad, but my mom used to make a version of this with tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, and vinegar. That was always one of my favorite sides, at dinner time. However, this version of the recipe I quite a bit bitter and so using the lemon ad oil to make a dressing is more suitable for a meal sized salad.

Low-Carb Lasagna Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

I am a super fan of lasagna, so when I read this recipe I was screaming yes! Something like this would have been super helpful when I tried keto (and failed miserably). This is the first one that I will be making this month for sure!

Cauliflower Parmesan Soup

I love to substitute cauliflower in for things, so this seemed totally doable for me. I love a good soup, even in the summer time, and did I mention parmesan cheese?

Grilled Swordfish with Mediterranean Cumin Spice Rub

So, I have never tried swordfish before but let me just say I am intrigued. I read online that it is best grilled, so If you are going to try this recipe, I would go all the way and put it on a grill, instead of substitute baking (like I do with most grilled recipes)

Lamb Lollipops with Garlic and Rosemary

I had this recipe at a steakhouse and let me just say it was one of the best dinners I have had! The lamb was cooked perfectly and seasoned throughout. Plus having an handle makes it easier to eat. Ha! I am totally trying this one at one and so should you!

So those are 5 Keto-Friendly Mediterranean recipes that I want to try this month. Click here to see 12 additional recipes as well. Follow me on Instagram to see the outcomes of these recipes @Chicnaturlnikki, and comment below which ones you want to try. Also, join the BGH membership where you can get access to weekly recipes and workout programs here: membership.balckgirlhealth.com.

And as always, Live you best life sis!

Xoxo

Nikki

 

ChicNaturlNikki
Nikki Brame
Health and Wellness Contributor

Nikki is a natural hair blogger and youtuber , also known by the handle @ChicNaturlNikki, has been in the game over five years now. She loves journies to find her best self and has enjoyed sharing her these journeys and practices with you along the way.

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