Low Carb Lemon And Caper Butter Cod With Broccolini
Frequently Asked Questions
What is MCT oil and how is it used in a keto diet?
MCT oil is a type of fat that is easily converted into ketones. It's commonly used in keto coffee or added to meals for an extra source of quick energy.
What's the difference between total carbs and net carbs?
Total carbs include all types of carbohydrates, while net carbs subtract fiber and certain sugar alcohols. Net carbs are often used in keto diets to gauge carb intake.
Is intermittent fasting recommended with a keto diet?
Many people combine intermittent fasting with the keto diet for enhanced results. Fasting periods can help deplete glycogen stores and speed up the process of entering ketosis.
Are there keto-friendly alternatives to traditional pasta and rice?
Yes, you can use spiralized vegetables like zucchini for 'zoodles' or cauliflower rice as low-carb substitutes for traditional pasta and rice.
Can I eat nut flours and nut butters if I have nut allergies?
If you have nut allergies, you can opt for seed flours (e.g., almond flour alternatives) and seed butters (e.g., sunflower seed butter) as substitutes.