Low Carb Pancetta And Leek Risotto

Low Carb Pancetta And Leek Risotto dish
Prepare Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes

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.

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.

How can I manage social situations and dining out on keto?

Inform your hosts or servers about your dietary preferences. Focus on protein and non-starchy veggies when dining out, and make smart choices based on the menu.

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.

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.