These are the 61 BEST low-carb keto Thanksgiving recipes that your whole family will fall in love with.
It's time to start low carb keto meal-prepping for the holidays with these delicious recipes. From sweet to savory, starters to desserts, I've got all the best keto recipes you'll ever need.
There is no deprivation, only rich, creamy, filling, comfort food recipes that are so simple and delicious!
Planning your low carb keto Thanksgiving
You don't have to compromise on your food values or ruin your low carb diet during Thanksgiving. These are the three top tips to stay on track during the festive season:
- Avoid the high carb side dishes
- Always offer to bring a dessert
- If you can't STOP the splurge, LIMIT the splurge.
Thanksgiving is one of those holidays that literally revolve around eating. But luckily I have every recipe you could ever want. Drinks, appetizers, mains, side dishes, and of course, sugar-free desserts.
Broken down by categories, you can literally meal plan your entire keto Thanksgiving menu right here!
Appetizers and drinks
Let your guests relax with this delicious Slow Cooker Low-Carb Mulled Wine. It's GENIUS because you can MAKE and SERVE mulled wine straight from your crockpot. As your guests enjoy a mug of warmed wine, you can keep topping up the crockpot dish. The herbs and spices will keep it going all night.
Starters and entrees
All of these low-carb Thanksgiving appetizers are easy to make and ALL can be made ahead of time.
We all know Thanksgiving side dishes steal the show. Impress your guests and family with these. They won't even know they are low carb recipes or keto recipes.
Keto Thanksgiving main dish
We all love traditional roast turkey with stuffing at Thanksgiving but there are other options too.
If you have never cooked a turkey before, and want to know the best way to cook a turkey with bacon, or you need an easy-to-follow guide, I will teach you everything you need to know.
There is a quick and easy cooking schedule for you. You will learn the secret to NEVER having dry turkey ever again. Heck, there are even FREE printable Christmas gift tags and a FREE printable sugar-free advent calendar.
Keto stuffing & bread
You can choose whether to make cornbread stuffing or pork stuffing. You can also stuff your turkey cavity or serve in your favorite baking dish as a dressing alongside the roast turkey (or another main dish).
Others prefer just to have some bread on the dinner table.
The favorite part of any Thanksgiving meal has to be dessert. Pumpkin pie, chocolate cake, and cheesecakes will all be expected to be served. But this is generally the biggest source of sugar in the entire meal.
Make these sugar-free Thanksgiving desserts ahead of time so you can sit back and relax enjoying a keto dessert. Guilt-free.
TOP TIP: As with ALL recipes here, ALWAYS taste your batter BEFORE cooking to ensure you have added enough sweetener to suit YOUR tastebuds. Read the Ultimate Guide To Low-Carb Sweeteners.
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Keto Thanksgiving FAQ
A keto Thanksgiving consists of high protein turkey plus low carb side dishes such as bacon Brussels sprouts, cheesy asparagus, keto cornbread stuffing, and delicious keto dessert recipes.
You can still eat keto desserts at Thanksgiving such as keto chocolate lasagna, Instant Pot lime cheesecake, and baked keto New York cheesecake. Search all the low-carb and keto desserts to find your favorite flavor.
Yes, turkey is high protein meat that can be enjoyed whether you are on a low-carb diet, keto diet, or even carnivore diet.
Enjoy the high protein turkey meat, avoid the high carb side dishes, avoid bread and choose low starch vegetables and make a yummy keto dessert recipe.
Now you can plan out your entire keto Thanksgiving meal using these simple low-carb and keto recipes. There is literally everything you need to put together an amazing meal all right here on one page!