Low Carb Quinoa Salad with Herbed Chicken
Frequently Asked Questions
What are some keto-approved salad dressings?
Choose dressings made with olive oil, avocado oil, or full-fat dairy. Avoid dressings with added sugars or high-carb ingredients.
How does the keto diet help with weight loss?
The keto diet promotes weight loss by shifting the body's primary source of fuel from carbs to fat. This encourages the body to burn stored fat for energy, resulting in weight loss.
Is quinoa allowed on a keto diet?
Quinoa is relatively high in carbs, so it's not commonly included in a keto diet. Opt for lower-carb grains like cauliflower rice or shirataki noodles.
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.