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Are You In Search of Meal Prep Perfection? The search is over because this low carb Thai egg roll bowl… Affectionately refereed to by some as “Crack Slaw” is about the easiest keto meal prep dish you can make. One pan and less than 20 minutes to prepare. You’ll be back to blasting those Quads in the gym in no time.

My Love of this Thai Egg Roll Bowl knows no bounds

I’ve got to level with everyone, I love Thai food! It’s always been one of my favorite cuisines and since going Keto I haven’t had any. I’ve seen lot of recipes for egg roll in a bowl or it’s much more intense name “crack slaw” if you’re unfamiliar it’s basically the filling from an egg roll sauteed in a pan and served in a bowl, kinda similar to moo shu without the pancakes. I wanted to come up with my own twist on the recipe. Thats when I came up with the idea to make a Thai “peanut” sauce version. This recipe definitely exceeded expectation and will be added to my Keto meal prep Arsenal for sure.

I used ground pork for this version but you could substitute, ground beef, sausage, turkey or chicken .I’ve even substituted small shrimp and it was outstanding.

Nobody Likes Mushy Cabbage

The biggest key in my mind is to not overlook the cabbage. Especially if you intend on portioning for meal prep. Browning off the meat then simmering the sauce then adding the veggies last helps prevent the cabbage from turning to mush. You really only need to cook the cabbage for a few minutes before it’s done and can be portioned out. This also keeps the colors bright and beautiful instead of that unappetizing green that cabbage can turn into.

Thai Egg Roll Bowl Keto Crackslaw

The sauce may not be completely traditional. However, using the almond butter instead of peanut butter still provides that nutty flavor. When combined with the spicy sambal oelek and coconut aminos you’ll be pleasantly surprised how fantastic this sauce is. This sauce can be used for plenty of other things like pouring over veggies or chicken. You could even make a spicy Thai “noodle” dish with some zucchini noodles. For more Thai insperation check out this awesome chilled Thai Veggie Salad

I’m sure once you make it once you’ll be thinking of excuses to make it again. Even though it’s around 10 carbs per serving it’s very filling and can definitely fit your macros.

Low Carb Thai Egg Roll Bowl

Course Main Course, Meal Prep
Cuisine asian, Thai
Keyword bowl, crack slaw, Egg, roll, thai
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 588kcal
Author Culinary Lion

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs ground sausage
  • ½ head red cabbage
  • ½ head white cabbage
  • ½ bunch cilantro chopped
  • 3-4 mini bell peppers sliced

Thai Sauce

Instructions

  • Brown off pork in large pan.
  • In a blender make Thai sauce by combining all ingredients and blending until smooth.
  • Thinly slice cabbage and peppers
  • Once Pork is fully cooked reduce heat to medium and add the Thai sauce, simmer for about one minute.
  • Next add th cabbage and toss to combine, let cabbage cook for about 3-5 minutes on medium heat.
  • Finally add the peppers and cilantro, cook until the texture of the veggies is still very crunchy but softened enough to be slightly tender.

Notes

**** If eating immediately you can cook the veggies to preferred texture but if you’re meal prepping cook them a bit less so they won’t over cook as it cools in the containers

Nutrition

Calories: 588kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 26g | Fat: 47g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Cholesterol: 108mg | Sodium: 1300mg | Potassium: 812mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 1430IU | Vitamin C: 87.9mg | Calcium: 97mg | Iron: 3.6mg
Nutrition Facts
Low Carb Thai Egg Roll Bowl
Amount Per Serving
Calories 588 Calories from Fat 423
% Daily Value*
Fat 47g72%
Saturated Fat 16g100%
Cholesterol 108mg36%
Sodium 1300mg57%
Potassium 812mg23%
Carbohydrates 14g5%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 26g52%
Vitamin A 1430IU29%
Vitamin C 87.9mg107%
Calcium 97mg10%
Iron 3.6mg20%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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