Tropical Steak Bowl

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★
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A sweet and savory dish.

Ingredients

Steak

  • 1 lb steak (flank or strip)
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 1 lime (juiced)
  • 2 teaspoons avocado oil

Rice

  • 1½ cups cauliflower rice
  • 1 tablespoon ghee
  • 1 tablespoon coconut amino sauce
  • 1 tablespoon garlic clove (minced)
  • ½ lime (juiced)
  • ½ teaspoon salt

Mango Salsa

Directions

  1. Season the steak with salt, pepper, and garlic powder; put into a bowl.
  2. Add in the lime juice; turn to coat. Set aside to marinade for 30 minutes.
  3. Place the ghee and cauliflower rice in a saucepan over medium heat.
  4. Add in the coconut amino, garlic, salt, and lime juice.
  5. Cook until nearly done. Set aside when fully cooked.
  6. Heat avocado oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Once hot, add in the steak.
  7. Sear without moving. Cook for about 3-4 minutes on each side.
  8. Transfer to a cutting board and let it rest for 5 minutes. Slice the steak against the grain.
  9. Spoon the cauliflower rice into serving bowls and top with steak. Add in the mango salsa.
  10. Enjoy!

Steak with Béarnaise Sauce

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A delicious dish perfect for special occassions.

Ingredients

  • 12 oz steak (sirloin or flank)
  • 4 tablespoons béarnaise sauce
  • 4 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 3 tablespoons garlic sauce (coconut secret)
  • 4 tablespoons coconut amino teriyaki sauce (primal kitchen)
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon ghee

Directions

  1. Season the steak with all the dry ingredients. Make sure it is evenly seasoned.
  2. Place steak into a bowl. Add the minced garlic and both sauces.
  3. Fully coat the steaks and set aside to marinate for about 15-30 minutes prior to cooking.
  4. Once ready, melt the ghee in a large pan on medium-high heat.
  5. Add the steak and cook to your preference.
  6. Set aside on a cutting board and cut into smaller pieces.
  7. Once plated add béarnaise sauce on top.
  8. Accompany with sautéed vegetables or rosemary potatoes.
  9. Enjoy!

Steak Breakfast Hash

  • Servings: 4
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A perfect dish full of protein to start your day.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb flank steak
  • 1 tablespoon ghee
  • 4 servings breakfast potatoes
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Directions

  1. Cut the steak into small cube pieces. Add to a bowl and season with the spices.
  2. Heat the ghee in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Add in the steak and cook for 5-7 minutes, until mostly cooked through.
  4. Reduce heat to medium and add in the breakfast potatoes. Mix to combine.
  5. Continue cooking for 2-3 minutes.
  6. Enjoy!

Jerk Chicken Bowl

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A tropical, sweet and tangy dish.

Ingredients

Chicken

  • 2 chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons jerk seasoning
  • 1 tablespoon avocado oil

Jerk Seasoning

  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon thyme (dried)
  • 1 tablespoon parsley (dried)
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 2 teaspoons allspice
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • ½ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper or cayenne (optional)

Rice

Mango Salsa

Directions

  1. Combine all the ingredients for the jerk seasoning in a bowl.
  2. Season both sides of the chicken heavily with the jerk seasoning.
  3. Heat the avocado oil in a skillet over medium-high heat.
  4. Add the chicken and cook 3-5 minutes on one side without moving.
  5. Flip the chicken over and repeat until fully cooked on both sides.
  6. Transfer to a cutting board and let it rest for 5 minutes.
  7. Spoon the cauliflower rice into serving bowls. Add in the mango salsa.
  8. Cut the chicken into slices. Add it into the bowl.
  9. Accompany with lime wedges.
  10. Enjoy!

Mongolian Beef

  • Servings: 4
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★
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A healthier version of a popular takeout dish.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb steak (skirt or flank)
  • 1 onion (diced)
  • 1 tablespoon arrowroot or tapioca powder
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 3 garlic cloves (minced)
  • ½ cup coconut aminos
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoons fish sauce
  • ½ cup beef broth
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 4 tablespoons avocado oil

Directions

  1. Slice the steak into small pieces. Add to a large bowl.
  2. Sprinkle with salt, pepper, and arrowroot. Toss to coat.
  3. Heat the avocado oil in a skillet over medium-high heat.
  4. Add the steak in a single layer to the pan, you may need to work in batches.
  5. Sear the steak a few minutes on each side until it forms a deep brown crust.
  6. Transfer the cooked steak to a plate and set aside. Repeat with the rest of the steak.
  7. Add the garlic and sesame oil to the skillet. Cook for 1 minute while stirring.
  8. Pour in the beef broth and bring to a simmer. Let it simmer for about 2 minutes.
  9. Return the steak to the skillet. Stir in the rest of the ingredients.
  10. Bring the sauce to a simmer again. Cook until the sauce has thickened, stirring often.
  11. Accompany with cauliflower fried rice.
  12. Enjoy!

Cashew Chicken

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A delicious alternative to take-out.

Ingredients

Chicken

  • 1 lb chicken (breasts or thighs)
  • 1 zucchini (sliced)
  • 1 can water chestnuts
  • 1 cup cashews
  • ½ onion (diced)
  • 2 tablespoons avocado oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper

Sauce

  • ½ cup coconut aminos

  • 2 garlic cloves (minced)
  • ¼ cup chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 2 teaspoons arrowroot or tapioca powder

Directions

  1. Heat half the avocado oil in a skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add the chicken and season with the salt and pepper. Cook fully through, set aside.
  3. Heat the rest of the avocado oil in the skillet. Add in the onions and zucchini.
  4. Stir occasionally while continuing to cook the onions.
  5. Meanwhile, add all the sauce ingredients to a bowl. Mix together and set aside.
  6. Add chicken back to the skillet when the onions and zucchini are almost ready.
  7. Pour in the sauce. Mix to evenly coat.
  8. Stir in the cashews and water chestnuts.
  9. Enjoy!

Cajun Seasoning

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A homemade seasoning with a kick.

Ingredients

  • 1½ tablespoons paprika

  • 1½ tablespoons garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon onion powder
  • ½ teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon dry mixed herbs (basil, thyme, oregano, marjoram)
  • 1½ teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  1. Mix all the spices and herbs in a bowl.
  2. Store in a sealed jar.
  3. Enjoy!

Garlic Steak

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A simple but filling dinner.

Ingredients

  • 12 oz steak (sirloin or flank)
  • 4 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 3 tablespoons garlic sauce (coconut secret)
  • 4 tablespoons coconut amino teriyaki sauce (primal kitchen)
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 cup spring onion (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon ghee

Directions

  1. Cut the large steak into smaller pieces.
  2. Season with all the dry ingredients. Make sure each steak piece is evenly seasoned.
  3. Place steaks into a bowl. Add the minced garlic, spring onion and both sauces.
  4. Fully coat the steaks and set aside to marinate for about 15-30 minutes prior to cooking.
  5. Once ready, melt the ghee in a large pan on medium-high heat.
  6. Add the steaks and cook to your preference.
  7. Accompany with shrimp scampi or rosemary potatoes.
  8. Enjoy!

Pork Carnitas

  • Servings: 8
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A healthy take on a classic Mexican dish.

Ingredients

  • 5 lb pork shoulder
  • 1 large onion (diced)
  • 4 garlic cloves (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon oregano
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon pepper
  • 1 orange (juiced)
  • 2 tablespoons bbq coconut amino sauce

Directions

  1. Place the onion, garlic and orange juice into a slow cooker.
  2. In a small bowl mix all of the seasoning together. Set aside.
  3. Rinse and pat dry the pork. Trim the excess fat.
  4. Rub the seasoning mixture generously around the entire pork shoulder.
  5. Place into the slow cooker and set the timer for 4-5 hours on high or 7-8 hours on low.
  6. Once cooked, transfer to a cutting board in order to shred the pork.
  7. Transfer to serving platter and mix in the bbq sauce.
  8. Enjoy!

Prosciutto Deviled Eggs

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
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A simple twist to a classic breakfast dish.

Ingredients

  • 6 eggs
  • 4 strips prosciutto
  • 3 tablespoons homemade mayo
  • 1 pickle (diced)

Directions

  1. Preheat your oven to 400F (200C).
  2. Turn your stove on high heat and submerge your eggs in a pot with enough water.
  3. Place the prosciutto into the oven for 15-20 minutes.
  4. Cook the eggs until the water boils. Leave the stove on for an additional few minutes.
  5. Drain the water and place the eggs into a bowl with ice immediately to chill.
  6. Once the eggs have cooled off, begin to peel.
  7. Cut the eggs in half and scoop out the yolks. Place into a small bowl.
  8. Mash the yolks with a fork. Add the mayo, pickles, salt, and pepper. Stir together until creamy.
  9. Fill the eggs with the mixture.
  10. Remove the prosciutto from the oven and crumble on top.
  11. Enjoy!