Starting your day with a nutritious breakfast is important, especially if you’re following a ketogenic (keto) diet. A keto breakfast provides the energy you need and helps kickstart your metabolism for the day.
Here are 13 delicious and healthy keto breakfast ideas that will keep you satisfied and energized.
Avocado and Bacon Egg Cups
Ingredients: Avocado, eggs, bacon.
Instructions: Cut an avocado in half, scoop out some flesh, crack an egg into each half, and wrap it with bacon. Bake until the eggs are set. Check out this recipe here.
Ingredients: Unsweetened almond milk, spinach, avocado, protein powder, and ice.
Instructions: Blend the ingredients until smooth for a quick and nutrient-packed breakfast. Try this recipe here!
Chia Seed Pudding
Ingredients: Chia seeds, unsweetened almond milk, vanilla extract, and your choice of low-carb sweetener.
Instructions: Mix the ingredients and refrigerate overnight for a delicious pudding with a tapioca-like texture.
Egg and Vegetable Skillet
Ingredients: Eggs, bell peppers, onions, spinach, and olive oil.
Instructions: Sauté the vegetables, add the eggs, and cook until you achieve the desired consistency.
Ingredients: Almond flour, eggs, unsweetened almond milk, and baking powder.
Instructions: Mix the ingredients and cook as you would regular pancakes. Top with sugar-free syrup or berries. Check out these lupin flour pancakes here.
Keto Breakfast Burrito
Ingredients: Eggs, bacon or sausage, cheese, and a low-carb tortilla.
Instructions: Scramble the eggs, cook the meat, add cheese to the top to melt it, and wrap it all in a low-carb tortilla.
Greek Yogurt Parfait
Ingredients: Plain Greek yogurt, nuts, seeds, keto sweetener, and a few berries.
Instructions: Mix the sweetener with the yogurt. Layer the ingredients in a bowl for a satisfying and protein-rich breakfast. Get the recipe here for the dish pictured above.
Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Roll-ups
Ingredients: Smoked salmon, cream cheese, and thin cucumber slices.
Instructions: Spread the cream cheese on cucumber slices, add smoked salmon, and roll them up. Get the recipe here.
Keto Egg Muffins
Ingredients: Eggs, cheese, vegetables (e.g., spinach, mushrooms), and spices.
Instructions: Mix the ingredients together, pour into muffin tins, and bake until the eggs are set.
Coconut Flour Porridge
Ingredients: Coconut flour, almond milk, chia seeds, and a low-carb sweetener.
Instructions: Cook the ingredients on the stove until you achieve a porridge-like consistency.
Keto Breakfast Casserole
Ingredients: Bacon, eggs, cheese, and vegetables.
Instructions: Mix the ingredients, bake in a casserole dish, and enjoy a flavorful, make-ahead breakfast. For the above dish, get the recipe here.
Ingredients: Eggs, cheese, and various veggies.
Instructions: Whisk eggs, add the ingredients, bake until set, and slice into wedges.
Cauliflower Hash Browns
Ingredients: Grated cauliflower, eggs, cheese, and seasoning.
Instructions: Form the mixture into patties and cook until golden brown for a low-carb alternative to traditional hash browns.
Starting your day with a keto-friendly breakfast supports your dietary goals and ensures you’re fueled with the proper nutrients.
Experiment with these 13 delicious ideas to find your favorites and kickstart your mornings the healthy way. Remember to stay hydrated and listen to your body’s hunger cues throughout the day.
Caramel Cinnamon Chaffles
Caramel and cinnamon for breakfast? Need I say more? These super simple and oh-so-delicious chaffles will be on your breakfast table more often than not.
Delicious Pumpkin Chaffles
Who says it must be pumpkin season to make anything pumpkin-flavored? Poo-ey on you! You can whip these little gems up any time of the year.
Peanut Butter Chaffle With Strawberry Jelly
Did someone say peanut butter and jelly for breakfast? Yup, sure did. And you will make these often. I promise.
Lupin Flour Waffles With Cream Cheese
Did you know that lupin flour is fantastic for waffles, or should I say, chaffles? You have got to try these babies. You may never use almond flour again.
Best Ever Chocolate Chaffle Recipe
Yessss chocolate for breakfast!!! I mean, we’re all adults here, right? You will die for these chocolate chaffles and so easy to make.