Save Countless Hours (and Still Lose Weight!) With These Low-Carb Sheet Pan Recipes
You may never have the time or energy to wield several pots and pans like a contestant on Top Chef — but that doesn't mean you can't pull together a healthy meal any night of the week. If you're unfamiliar, you'll want to get to know the sheet pan recipe: these one-dish wonders require minimal ingredients and prep time, without sacrificing on flavor or nutrients. And the ones here are low-carb. So, whatever your goals — whether to lose weight, or honestly, just get dinner on the table before your kids melt down — grab a pan and watch your oven do the work.
Garlic Ranch Chicken and Veggies
There might be nothing more family-friendly than simple, crisp-tender chicken and veggies. Just substitute the potatoes for a low-carb option like zucchini or brussels sprouts.
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Parmesan Crusted Salmon With Roasted Broccoli
This salmon dish takes less than 30 minutes from start to finish, and the winning combination of perfectly seasoned and lightly crispy will satisfy any crowd.
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Chicken and Cauliflower "Shawarma"
This high-protein recipe is inspired by the spices found in shawarma. To make it low-carb, try swapping lettuce cups for the pita bread.
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Sheet Pan Garlic Butter Shrimp
Serve this simple five-ingredient shrimp dish with salad, cauliflower rice, or roasted veggies for a light and flavorful dinner.
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Roast Chicken With Fennel and Olives
The only thing better than a whole chicken is one infused with onion, garlic, and lemon, and roasted atop fennel, olives, and a low-carb vegetable of your choice.
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30-Minute Zucchini Pizza Boats
All the things you love about pizza — tomato sauce, cheese, abundant toppings — minus the carb-laden crust. (You won't miss it.)
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Taco Tuesday just got a serious upgrade. Serve this basic chicken fajita filling any way you want: with cauliflower rice or low-carb tortillas, and always guacamole and cheese.
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Roasted Tofu, Cauliflower, and Broccoli
High in protein and low in carbs, this vegan recipe isn't lacking in flavor, thanks to garlic powder and ground cumin.
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Salmon With Crispy Cabbage and Kale
Come for the dark leafy greens and omega-3s, stay for the mustard and dill dressing.
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Crustless Quiche With Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese
It just sounds fancy, doesn't it? And if your brunch crowd has every dietary restriction imaginable, this recipe is sure to please — it's gluten-free and keto, and can be made Paleo or Whole30.
Get the recipe: crustless quiche with smoked salmon and goat cheese