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The three most popular low-carb recipes of Pinterest!

Low-carb recipes

As people attempt to wage war against the impending carb overload this season, low-carb recipes have surged in popularity. In an effort to weed through the hundreds of thousands of recipes populating the content sharing site, we reached out to Pinterest ourselves.

Each of these three pins has over 500,000 shares, with the cucumber tomato and avocado salad coming in first place, the baked parmesan zucchini placing second, and the grilled shrimp with roasted garlic-cilantro sauce clocking in at third.

Peruse all three low-carb recipes below!

#1. Baked Parmesan Zucchini



  •     Zucchini
  •     Freshly grated Parmesan
  •     Dried thyme
  •     Dried oregano
  •     Dried basil
  •     Garlic powder
  •     Salt and pepper
  •     Olive oil
  •     Chopped parsley


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Coat a cooling rack with nonstick spray and place on a baking sheet; set aside.
  2. In a small bowl, combine Parmesan, thyme, oregano, basil, garlic powder, salt, and pepper to taste.
  3. Place zucchini onto prepared baking sheet. Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with Parmesan mixture. Place into oven and bake until tender, about 15 minutes. Then broil for 2–3 minutes, or until crisp and golden brown.