You will love this tasty keto Meringue Layered Cake with Strawberries and Rose Cream, that has pavlova pecan-like disc layers, with rose water scented whipped cream and mascarpone topped with strawberries, a fusion of flavors that are a perfect complement to each other. Watch the entire video to see how easy it is to make this keto dessert, that is also sugar free and gluten free.
This keto recipe, New Orleans Stuffed Mirlitons, also called Stuffed Chayote, is an easy keto recipe that uses chayote squash, shrimp and ham. This keto stuffed chayote recipe has been adapted from Charlie Andrews’ version (link below), to be a keto, grain and gluten free version of one of New Orleans’ most popular recipes, especially made during the holidays. However, the chayote squash, which is a fruit native to Mexico, is also very popular in the southern states such as Louisiana where it is called a mirliton. Other names for chayote squash are christophene or christophine, cho-cho, mirliton or merleton, chuchu, cidra, guatila, centinarja, pipinola, pear squash, vegetable pear, chouchoute, choko, güisquil, labu siam, ishkus or chowchow, pataste, or tayota. WOW, so many names! But a chayote by any other name is great to cook with, because of its light taste, and that it takes on the flavour of the other ingredients you are using in your keto recipe. Chayote is versatile and sautéed chayote is a great side dish that complements just about any main protein.
Nutritionally, chayote squash is a wonderful, low carb, keto, diabetic diet, Banting diet ingredient because it is low calorie, low carb and high in fiber. Chayote is also high in vitamins C, B9 (folate) & B6, vitamin K, and high in minerals such as manganese, copper, zinc, potassium and magnesium.
This delicious one pot Olive Garden styled Keto Zuppa Toscana is a favorite Italian soup, which is loaded with bacon, mild Italian sausage, chayote squash, chicken broth and kale, and topped with parmesan cheese. The is a keto budget recipe that is also great for a low carb, diabetic diet, gluten free, Banting and paleo life style. This Mediterranean keto recipe is sure to become a family favorite. Enjoy!