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Keto/ Low Carb Deconstructed Iskender Kebab

8.9g Net Carbs
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Mediterranean
Servings 2
Calories 594 kcal


For the cauliflower base

  • 1/2 head cauliflower small, chopped
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic
  • salt & pepper to taste

For the Kebab

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp sour cream
  • 12 oz ground beef or ground lamb & beef mix
  • 1/2 onion chopped
  • 1 green pepper or 1/2 cup bell pepper optional
  • 1/4 tsp salt taste and adjust during cooking
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp allspice
  • 1/2 tsp thyme

For the red sauce

  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp tomato paste
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/4 tsp paprika optional
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • 1 pinch oregano

For the white sauce

  • 4 tbsp sour cream
  • salt & pepper to taste


  • Mix all the ingredients in the meat list and set aside.
  • Whisk the sour cream, salt & pepper together and set aside.
  • Melt the butter in a small sauce pan, add the tomato paste & all the spices. Cook for 30 seconds and add the water. Let it come to a gentle simmer and set aside.
  • You can cook the cauliflower and the meat simultaneously in two skillets because they cook for the same amount of time.
  • Add the olive oil in a large skillet along with cauliflower. Saute for 2-3 minutes.
  • Heat up anther skillet till it's hot. Add the meat and break it to spread.
  • Add salt & pepper to the cauliflower and keep sauteing on medium low for 5 minutes.
  • In the meantime keep stir frying the meat. the goal is to cook it on high and get some color on it. Takes about 10 minutes to get there.
  • Now add the minced garlic in the cauliflower, cook one more minute.
  • Serve with cauliflower on the plate, topped with meat and both sauces.



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Serving: 1/2 recipeSugar: 6.1gFiber: 4.2gCalories: 594kcalFat: 42.1gProtein: 37.2gCarbohydrates: 13.1g
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