Are you watching the Oscars this year? If so, you’ll definitely need some nourishment to make it through the long awards show. Luckily, Atkins has plenty of delicious Oscar party ideas on hand that are great for anyone following a low carb diet. And while the Oscars are one of the most elaborate award shows of the year, these Oscar party recipes are anything but complicated!
You’ll feel as fancy as your favorite movie stars when you snack on these low carb treats below:
Shrimp Cocktail with Two Sauces
If you’ve ever attended a fancy gala, wedding or ceremony, odds are good that shrimp cocktail was served. Shrimp cocktail is easy to throw together quickly but looks like you spent hours on it due to its pretty presentation. This version is extra special since it comes with two sauce options!
Scallops Wrapped in Bacon
Everything‘s better when it’s wrapped in bacon, and scallops are no exception. This six ingredient recipe can be made in just 35 minutes and is packed with great flavor from the ginger-soy sauce marinade. The water chestnuts provide an unexpected crunch you’ll love.
Citrus and Basil Marinated Goat Cheese
Goat cheese is fancy on its own, but it’s even more impressive when it’s marinated in herbs, olive oil and citrus zest. This recipe not only has a pretty presentation from the basil leaves and colorful orange, lemon and lime zests, but it’s also timesaving—you can make it the night before!
Creamy Crab Dip
No party is complete without a good, creamy dip. This Creamy Crab Dip is an Oscar party recipe your guests will go crazy for. Make it in just 10 short minutes and serve with your favorite sliced vegetables- it doesn’t get much easier than this dip!
Decadent Chocolate Cake
If there was ever an occasion for decadence and excess, it’s the Oscars. So, it goes without saying that this Decadent Chocolate Cake needs to be served at your Oscar party! This flourless cake is made with cocoa powder and unsweetened chocolate for a rich, fudgy way to end the evening.
Enjoy making and eating these low carb Oscar party recipes and have fun watching the Oscars!