Favorite Recipes

As E.J. and I try new recipes we find online, I’ll share some of our favorites here.   By popular request, I’ve marked Whole30 compliant items with a (W30).

Breakfast

Fluffy Blueberry Pancakes Almond Butter Blueberry Waffles
Sugar-free Bacon and Eggs (W30) Egg Frittata(W30)
Egg Muffins (W30) Pulled Pork & Apples Breakfast Casserole (W30)
Cinnamon Rolls Hungarian Breakfast Casserole* (W30)

Appetizers/Snacks

Bacon Wrapped Crab Stuffed Prawns (W30) Bacon Wrapped Meatballs (W30)
Roasted Beet Dip (W30) Italian-Style Zucchini Rolls
Stuffed Mushrooms (W30) Honey Chipotle Meatballs
Paleo Ranch Dressing (W30) (I use Avocado Mayo for this) Bacon Wrapped, Chorizo Stuffed Dates
Buffalo Wings (W30) Shrimp Cocktail
Paleo Pumpkin Cheesecake Dip Paleo Sour Cream and Onion Dip (W30)
Savory and Sweet Crackers  Primal Bacon Chicken Liver Pate (W30)
Spicy Party Mix Bacon Wrapped Cinnamon Apples
Bacon and Onion Dip (W30) Coconut Fruit Dip

Entrees

Beef, Bison, Veal, & Lamb

Paleo Tex Mex Casserole (W30) Bacon Chorizo Chipotle Smothered Meatloaf (W30)
Beef Enchilada Bake (W30) Primal Cannelloni al Forno*
Slow Cooker Pot Roast Stuffed Cabbage (W30)
Shepherd’s Pie – use lamb, it’s worth it! (W30 without the wine) Italian Meat Sauce (good for topping veggies) (W30)
Paleo Swedish Meatballs (W30) Paleo Baked Spaghetti (W30)
Gyro Meatballs with Tzatziki Sauce (W30) Slow Cooked Bolognese Sauce with Sweet Potato Noodles (W30)
Bison-Stuffed Black Pepper Biscuits Caveboy Casserole (Mexican beef Skillet with “cornbread” topping)
Mongolian Beef Steak with Chimichurri Sauce (W30)

Pork

Sweet Potato, Spinach, and Bacon Quiche | Paleo Leap (W30) Chorizo & Spinach Quiche
Paleo Italian Stuffed Mushrooms (W30) Double-pork and Sage Stuffed Apples (W30)
Bacon Wrapped Meatballs over Butternut Squash (W30) E.J.’s Awesome Smoked Ribs* (W30)
Honey Chipotle Pork Tenderloin with Fresh Cherry Salsa (I baked this instead of grilling) Pork Loin with Blueberry Sauce
Awesome Paleo Lasagna (W30) Honey Chipotle Meatballs

Poultry

Instant Pot Whole Chicken (W30) Sweet Chipotle Slow Cooker Chicken *
Crispy Roast Duck (W30) Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala (W30)
Chicken Marsala* Slow Cooker Chocolate Chicken Mole
Cajun Cauliflower Casserole (W30) Paleo Chicken Pot Pie

Seafood

Orange Chipotle Shrimp Shrimp Tacos
Pecan Maple Salmon Shrimp and Mushroom “Pasta”* (W30)
Spicy Tuna Cakes (W30) Crab Stuffed Tilapia (W30)
Seared Scallops with Zucchini Ribbons and Goat Cheese Paleo Sushi Rolls (W30)
Honey Glazed Salmon w/Orange & Ginger Prosciutto Wrapped Cod (W30)

Sides

Roasted Sweet Potato Bites* (W30) Sweet Potato Casserole
Zucchini Fritter Cups Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus (W30 omit the dairy)
Brussels Sprouts and Bacon (W30) Indian-spiced Oven Roasted Broccoli (W30)
Indian Spiced Cauli-rice (W30) Paleo Cole Slaw (W30 if you don’t add honey.  I like to add 1 tsp honey)
Mexican Cauliflower Rice (W30) Cinnamon Butternut Squash and Plantain with Apple (W30)
Paleo Cranberry Sauce Green Bean Casserole (W30)
Paleo Thanksgiving Stuffing (Add crumbled sausage for a real treat) Creamed Spinach (W30)
Avocado, Tomato, and Cucumber Salad (W30) Paleo Sweet Potato Salad (W30)

Soups

Butternut Squash Soup with Sausage (W30) Paleo Gumbo ( I added okra to mine to make it more authentic) (W30)
Paleo Chili* (W30) Pumpkin and Chorizo Soup (W30)

Sauces

Sweet & Spicy BBQ Sauce (W30) Paleo Ranch Dressing (W30)
Thick Whole 30 BBQ Sauce (W30) Cherry Chipotle BBQ Sauce *

Breads (Avoid these for W30)

Paleo Pizza Crust Tortillas
Paleo Sandwich Bread Rosemary Breadsticks
Paleo Naan Irish Soda Bread
Paleo Dinner Rolls Blueberry Banana Bread
Paleo Crusty Bread Paleo Lemon Coconut Muffins
Paleo Garlic Breadsticks Paleo Sweet Potato Rolls
Paleo Hamburger Buns

Desserts (Avoid these for W30)

Irish Mint Patties Chocolate Chip Cookies
Paleo Thin Mints Chocolate Cake
Double Chocolate Brownies Paleo Almond Joy
Crepes * Classic Vanilla Ice Cream
Triple Chocolate Pumpkin Brownies Paleo Apple Strudel (nut-free)
Pumpkin Pie Almond Butter Bars
Gingersnap Cookies Pear Ginger Muffins
Lemon Cookies Almond Butter Cups (I added 1 tbsp honey to make it a little sweeter)
Carrot Cake Donuts Double Chocolate Orange Torte
Death by Chocolate Ice Cream Apple Pie

Keto Favorites

Quiche Lorraine  Low Carb Tagalongs

*ODB Recipe