Ground beef seems to be a staple for most kitchens. You can turn it into a variety of delicious meals and never feel like “ughh, ground beef again?!” Ground beef is an awesome way to get protein into your diet while staying away from carbs.
Often times I find recipes that look like they came from a 5-star restaurant and of course my first thought is, hell yeah I can make that in my own kitchen and look like a master chef. Soon to find out there is a list of weirdly specific ingredients that, honestly, I don’t have the patience to dig for at the store.
Quick, easy and delicious are my three favorites when it comes to cooking! I’m huge on meal prepping because it saves time throughout the week, time I desperately need for other things besides cooking. That is why I hand selected these 20 super simple keto ground beef recipes that taste as though they came from a professional!
Cooking keto meals can be hard for some, but we make it easy with these amazing recipes that won’t break the bank.
Easy Keto Chili without Beans
Source: Green and Keto
Everyone seems to have their own twist on homemade chili. A secret ingredient or a dash of their favorite spices. You can take this delicious keto chili recipe and put your own twist on it, adding whatever flavors you choose.
You may even fall in love with this style of chili and never look back. Either way it is worth a try and it is a great alternative when trying to cut carbs! I love making huge pots/portions of food and having meals for the rest of the week.
Keto Hamburger Salad
Source: Bullet Proof
Less than 30 minutes you can have this meal on the table. My mouth is already watering looking at this beauty. On a hot summer day, there is nothing better than a nice hotdog or burger on the grill.
When following the keto diet it can be fully enjoy this summer meal but look no further! Ditch that bun girl and try out this awesome hamburger keto salad 🙂
Cheesy Ground Beef Keto Taco Skillet
I can do taco tuesday everyday of the week, paired with a nice margarita I could eat it for every meal 😉 Okay, maybe not every meal BUT this cheesy ground beef keto taco skillet is to die for.
The great thing about keto is your get to up your fat intake, so pile on that sour cream!! This taco skillet cooks up a great warm pile of heaven.
Keto Taco Salad
Source: Megan Seelinger
5 steps to 317 calories and 3 carbs, how awesome is that! This is a easy keto meal prep. There are some days I love eating a salad, and some days I despise the word alone.
It is a real love hate relationship. I have found that if I make the right salad that is filling, nutritious and full of flavor they are much more enjoyable than some leafy greens and a slab of chicken.
Low Carb Keto Stuffed Peppers
Source: Low Carb Spark
6 ingredients to stuffed peppers! Another great meal to prep and eat for lunch and dinner. Nothing like a super easy meal that will win the hearts of your household.
One pepper contains 5.5g carbs and trust me, one pepper is definitely filling! You can pair this with a side or two and have a full meal for you or the family.
Easy Instant Pot Meatballs
Source: Recipes From A Pantry
5 minutes in an instapot, THAT’S IT!!! First off, if you don’t have an instapot… that’s okay I don’t have one either 😉
BUT my sister does and I can tell you I am one jealous gal when I go over to her apt. I need to invest in one and recommend you do to. If you are into fast and easy meals, it doesn’t get better than an instapot. You can pop these keto meatballs into the pot, and forget about them till they are done!
Since keto is no carbs, you can always pair these with some zucchini noodles or spaghetti squash! Great alternatives.
Keto Zucchini Lasagna Roll-Ups
Source: Evolving Table
I am so happy that all my favorites meals have been made “healthy”. The internet is amazing because in seconds you can find amazing alternative for a healthy lifestyle.
I had never heard, or thought of, zucchini lasagna roll ups till I found this recipe. What a great alternative to pasta! It looks so yummy and not to mention cheap. I love finding affordable meals 🙂 This will definitely be a good use of my ground turkey.
Keto Ground Beef Stir Fry
Source: Kasey Trenum
Not going to lie… ground beef, zucchini and yellow squash are a staple in my apt. Inexpensive ingredients that go a long way! I love eating a large portion of veggies with each meal because they make me feel super full.
This stir fry includes all 3 of these awesome ingredients. Only 6 steps and 25 minutes to create this pot of deliciousness.
Keto Butter Burgers (Savory Fat Bomb)
Source: Forget Sugar Friday
You had me at fat bomb burgers! These are quick and easy to make and you only need 7 super simple ingredients.
Since buns are a big no on keto, I love to cut these fat bombs up and throw them on top of a salad or pair them with freshly cooked veggies.
Spicy Low Carb Hamburger Soup
Source: Noble Pig
Love hamburgers but want to switch it up? This hamburger soup is the perfect alternative. Just look at that picture, meaty…cheesy… two of my favorite things ( if you haven’t noticed I have ALOT of favorites when it comes to food)
Only 5.6g carbs for one serving and a little bit of spice, you cannot go wrong with this soup.
Hamburger Beef Stroganoff
Source: Low Carb Yum
15 minutes makes 4 servings of this beef stroganoff. Stroganoff was never a meal that was a frequent flyer in the household when I was a child but I have heard great things.
I always have ground beef in the apt but I get so tired of always eating it plain. Mix it up! I love trying recipes that I have never cooked before, it’s a fun surprise to taste the end result.
Korean Ground Beef
Source: This Mom’s Menu
Zero carbs for the entire serving of this korean ground beef!! I have a thing for korean spices, they can turn regular store bought ground beef into an addicting, delicious meal.
Pair that with a bed of cauliflower rice and I am in heaven. This meal almost reaches perfection!
Baked Keto Meatballs
Source: Savory Tooth
You can never have too many keto meatball recipes. This one comes with an amazing creamy tomato sauce to smother on top. You can whip this together in a total of 30 minutes.
Each serving has only 8g of carbs, love to hear that! The great thing about this recipe is that it includes a lot of ingredient that you may already have, no need for a special trip to the store.
Low Carb Stuffed Bell Peppers
Source: MY Kitchen Serenity
Stuffed peppers can be done many ways, so here is another one for ya 🙂 You can never have to many keto stuffed pepper recipes in your back pocket.
This one only takes 40 minutes, but you get a whopping 6 scrumptious bell peppers out of it. Another perfect meal prep.
Low Carb Cauliflower Casserolewith Beef Marinara
Source: Wholesome Yum
The cauliflower trend has changed my life! Cauliflower rice, pizza crust, or just plain old cauliflower… it is such a healthy alternative to carbs. 275 calories and 11 carbs per serving, for this casserole.
Just the title alone “cauliflower casserole with beef marinara” makes my mouth water. I am putting this down on my meal prep list this week!
Beef Ricotta Casserole
Source: Carrie Experimental Kitchen
Pile on the ricotta! So warm and creamy, I can already taste it. Casseroles are a great way to cook. You can make a dinner for your family or a meal prep for the week, whatever works for your lifestyle.
Only 8g carbs and packed full of 31g or protein, this will definitely keep you full until your next meal!
Philly Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers
Source: Low Carb Maven
I get it, you’re probably thinking… chill with the stuffed pepper recipes. BUT have you ever tried philly cheesesteak stuffed peppers? I doubt it!
Lay your eyes on that cheesy goodness then tell me you don’t want multiple stuffed pepper recipes. This one may be by favorites out of all 20 listed here. Philly cheesesteak is always a good idea, always!
Low Carb Cheeseburger Pizza
Source: My Montana Kitchen
Hallelujah for low carb pizza! Pizza is the hardest thing for me to give up when trying to cut down on carbs but not anymore.
This cheeseburger pizza is awesome.
You can mix and match your own toppings to make it your own and include toppings you enjoy, keto friendly of course!
Easy Crack Slaw
Crack slaw is perfect for summer! Everytime I go out to eat, I love to try as many different coleslaws that I can.
I have never thought about making my own, so I am super excited to try out this easy crack slaw recipe. If you don’t think of this as a meal, you can always prepare it as a side to another keto friendly recipe you love or want to try out!
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