7 High Protein, Low Carb Recipes! Want to lose weight?! The first place you start is in the kitchen. High protein low carbs is the way to blast fat and burn maximum calories! Here are breakfast recipes to start your weight loss journey.
. Protein is “thermogenic,” which means that it requires a lot of energy to metabolize and digest. Every time you eat protein it physically burns calories; in fact, protein burns approximately 1/3 of its calories through digestion. On top of burning calories, protein also helps keep blood sugar levels controlled and minimizes spikes in insulin. THAT’s the definition of a fat-blasting nutrient.
Peanut Butter Protein Blast Smoothie. 32 grams of high quality protein! Enjoy this high-protein smoothie for breakfast, lunch, or a snack. You can also add a Tbsp of cocoa powder to this smoothie to make it even more decadent! From ADA authors Jennifer Bucko Lamplough and Lara Rondinelli Hamilton.