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7 Satisfying Low-Carb Dinners For Every Night of the Week

Mar 27 2014 - 5:26pm

If you're choosing to cut carbs in the evening hours, look to these seven satisfying recipes for kitchen inspiration. These delicious dishes might cut things back in the carb department but not at the price of flavor or satisfaction. Read on to see what's for dinner.

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Roasted Shrimp Over Squash

Instead of angel hair pasta, opt for a big bowl of roasted shrimp over spaghetti squash [1]. This true low-carb dinner offers flavors and a crunch that will satisfy your taste buds.

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Quick Roasted Fish

Just four ingredients are all you need to create Bob Harper's quick roasted fish [2], the perfect starter recipe for someone who hasn't experimented with a ton of seafood in the kitchen.

Tortilla-Less Soup

This fresh and spicy tortilla-less soup [3] is full of fresh produce [4] and weighs in at less than 200 calories per satisfying serving. It's high in vitamin C and protein, and anyone who loves Mexican-inspired flavors will find a new favorite healthy dinner in this oh-so-easy low-carb recipe.

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Eggless Kale Caesar Salad

In the grand spectrum of salads, caesar salad isn't exactly the healthiest choice, but for the same addictive taste with an added bonus — vitamin A-rich superfood kale — opt for this lighter caesar salad dressing [5] that tastes just like the classic.

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Indian-Spiced Chard With Tofu

For a tasty, vitamin-packed meal that's even better as leftovers, try Indian-spiced chard and tofu [6], a delicious main dish that's the perfect postyoga, low-carb dinner.

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Thai Citrus Chicken Salad

A mix of digestion-relieving cabbage and papaya and hydrating, antioxidant-rich daikon — along with a tangy Thai-inspired citrus dressing — makes this citrus chicken salad [7] a flavorful, filling lunch that's high in protein and low in fat and calories.

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Italian-Style Stuffed Peppers

For a warming, quick supper, cook up these Italian-style stuffed peppers [8] for inspiration. With just a few ingredients and less than 30 minutes, you can create a fresh, low-carb, clean meal with more than 30 grams of protein.

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