21 Best Keto Recipes of 2021

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Lolita Carrico
Lolita Carricohttp://ketology.net
A certified nutritionist and self-taught chef with a love for entertaining and experimenting with food, Lolita Carrico created Ketology after struggling for years with her own hormonal changes and weight gain. After having two children, she found that managing her weight and moods became more and more of a struggle. After researching the ketogenic diet thoroughly and understanding the science and nutritional aspects, she began her keto journey in 2018. Within three months, she shed 25 pounds and her mood improved, focus sharpened and her energy was through the roof. Four years later, she has maintained a 65-pound weight loss and has learned to intuitively follow a balanced keto lifestyle without sacrificing a thing!

As 2021 comes to a close, I thought I’d highlight the best keto recipes of 2021, based on what Ketology readers loved the most. BUT WOW – what a year it has been! While there has been so much going on this year, I had so much fun creating new recipes, hacks and experimenting with all the new low carb and keto products on the market. While I personally shared over 100 recipes this year, after over four years on keto, I have learned so much and am so encouraged by how many of you are embracing low carb cooking!

So, what keto recipes did you all love the most in 2021? Here are my 21 best keto recipes based on reader feedback!

Keto Lobster “Mac” and Cheese
Dress up this cauliflower mac and cheese recipe with lobster if you want a heartier main dish.
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Keto Pumpkin Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting
These keto pumpkin bars with a light cream cheese frosting are a decadent (but low carb!) treat to go with your morning latte.
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Keto Creamy Tequila Lime Chicken with Zucchini Fettuccini
This is a Keto-friendly version of a popular CPK dish: Creamy Tequila Lime Chicken Fettuccine aka Keto Tequila Lime Chicken with Zucchini Noodles because we subbed zucchini noodles for the pasta and voila! Delicious, creamy and filling – pair it with a low carb margarita and you're al set!
Though the original recipe for this is a dupe for California Pizza Kitchen's Tequila Lime Chicken, but half the time when I make this at home, I substitute the chicken breast for one pound of medium or large shrimp. Otherwise, keep the other ingredients the same and you'll have what is probably my favorite keto shrimp recipe!
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Chocolate Avocado Mug Cake
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Air Fryer Keto Jicama Fries
Potato who? These jicama fries and crispy and the perfect side for burgers and hot dogs for summer BBQs.
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Low Carb Keto Bread
This almond flour-based keto bread is delicious and perfect for avocado toast and sandwiches.
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Low Carb Salmon “Rice” Bowl
A low carb and keto dupe for the salmon and rice bowl that has taken TikTok by storm
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Keto Lasagne with Palmini Pasta Alternative
This low carb lasagne recipe using Palmini Pasta is a deliciously keto alternative that come close to the real thing!
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Low Carb Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
With only 6g of net carbs per serving, this low carb carrot cake will become one of your favorite guilty pleasures…without the guilt!
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Baked Tomato and Feta “Pasta”
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Keto Salmon Patties
This keto salmon recipe is easy to prepare and serve over lettuce or keto cole slaw with fresh lemon wedges. I'll sometimes also make a spicy mayo – a mixture of my favorite avocado oil-based mayonnaise and sriracha (or my new favorite hot sauce, Truff) to top the keto salmon patties with and wrap them in a lettuce wrap. Delicious!
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Keto Chia Seed Pudding
Packed with healthy fats, fiber and anti-oxidants, this keto chia seed pudding is a great way to start your day with loads of energy and a Ketology-approved meal that will sustain you for hours.
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Keto Broccoli and Cheese Soup
Warm, savory and satisfying, this chicken bone broth-based low carb soup is great for the whole family.
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Keto Chocolate Mousse
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Zero Carb Spinach Crepes
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Zero Carb Keto Pizza Crust
This Chicken-based keto pizza crust recipe is my new go to! Fat head who?
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Keto Tuscan Chicken Thighs
This creamy keto Tuscan Chicken recipe uses chicken thighs for extra flavor and is a simple, one pot meal that's like eating in Italy!
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Low Carb Salmon Benedict with Hollandaise Sauce
I love eggs benedict – and it's easy to make either with 90-second keto bread or an avocado base for keto eggs benedict. This salmon benedict with hollandaise sauce is a great way to start a day — I like making them on Sunday mornings but sometimes, if my morning allows, I'll whip it up before work.
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Low Carb Keto Everything Bagels
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Keto Miso Cod
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Keto Butter Chicken
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