Keto No-Cook Zucchini and Red Bell Pepper with Pesto Recipe


Atkins Keto No-Cook Zucchini and Red Bell Pepper with Pesto
2.7g
Net Carbs
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Style:Mediterranean/Greek
Cook Time: 0 Minutes
Phase: Phase 1
Difficulty: Moderate
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1.7g

Protein

9.3g

Fat

0.9g

Fiber

101.1cal

Calories

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INGREDIENTS

  • 2 tablespoon EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL Salov North America Corp.
  • 6 oz ROASTED BELL PEPPERS G L Mezzetta, Inc.
  • 0 1/8 fl oz Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 2 medium Zucchini
  • 1 Keto Basil Pesto

DIRECTIONS

Use the Atkins recipe to make Basil Pesto; you will need 1/4 cup.  This recipe is suitable for all phases of the Atkins diet except for the first two weeks of Induction due to the nuts.
 
  1. In a small bowl, combine 1/4 cup pesto, oil and lemon juice. Season to taste with salt and pepper.  Arrange zucchini slices, overlapping slightly, on a platter.
  2. Top with red pepper strips and drizzle pesto mixture on top. Cover and let stand at least 1 hour for flavors to blend.

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