When it’s stiflingly hot and humid, the last thing you want is a heavy lunch that’ll leave you feeling sluggish all afternoon.
Instead, look to these low-carb recipes full of summery produce and ingredients. They’ll keep you feeling fueled, not fatigued.
Honey chicken & veggie kabobs
Juicy grilled chicken and summer vegetables are just as good cold as they are straight from the grill.
Zoodles with shrimp & mango
Mango-avocado salsa adds a sweet creaminess to this dish of zoodles and cilantro-lime shrimp.
Strawberry caprese salad with mint pesto
Strawberries add a touch of sweetness to this summery caprese salad topped with a fragrant mint pesto.
Cheeseburger salad bowls
Get your summer barbecue burger fix low-carb style with these cheeseburger salad bowls.
Balsamic chicken & arugula salad
Make a salad you’ll be excited to eat by using a flavorful green like arugula and marinating your chicken.
Greek cauliflower rice meatball bowls
Cauliflower rice soaks up all the goodness of the tzatziki-drizzled Greek meatballs in these bowls.
Sweet potato-chipotle chicken burrito jars
Layer your ingredients in a Mason jar for a sweet potato-chipotle chicken burrito salad that never gets soggy.
Lemon-basil baked salmon
Baked in foil for easy cleanup, this juicy salmon, flavored with lemon, is great as is or served atop a salad.
Grilled asparagus steak fajita roll-ups
If you need a break from salad, these hearty steak and asparagus roll-ups are a total lifesaver.
Lemon & herb salmon burgers
Served inside a lettuce wrap or on top of a fresh salad, lemon and herb salmon burgers are a satisfying lunch.
Sugar-free broccoli salad
Low-carb and sugar-free, this broccoli salad is the best way to eat your veggies this summer.
Sriracha chicken lettuce boats
Tucked neatly into crisp lettuce boats, this Sriracha chicken is a low-carb, high-protein choice.
Loaded pecan chicken salad
Creamy chicken salad gets some crunch thanks to the pecans and pickles in this flavorful low-carb meal.
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