Gobble your Thanksgiving meal without the post-dinner wobble! We’ve put together a low-carb Thanksgiving dinner menu you can serve without the guilt. See recipes and carb count to build your perfect plate!
Mix and match your favorite recipes below to make your perfect lighter holiday meal!
If you plan on indulging in some carbs during dinner, stay away from bread-y appetizers and hang out by the veggie and dip plate. Setting out pickles, olives, and marinated artichokes are also easy low-carb choices.
Jalapeno Cheese Dip
Grilled Mushroom Appetizer
Of course, naturally almost carb free, turkey isn’t the main carb heavy hitter. We’ve included turkey recipes so you can be sure to add your entire plate.
Rosemary Sage Turkey
Apple Cinnamon Turkey
Beer Can Turkey
Fill the bulk of your plate with turkey and salads to keep your meal with in your target carb range. Remember the Dietary Guidelines encourage us to make at least ½ our plate veggies and ¼ lean proteins, like turkey!
Strawberry Almond Salad with Vinaigrette
Cucumber and Red Onion Salad
Sugarless Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
Side dishes that you've been craving all year but with a light twist!
Charred Lemon Asparagus
Kale & Cauliflower Gratin
Fauxtatoes (Cauliflower Mash)
Creamed Spinach and Aged Cheddar Souffle