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Low-carb breakfast recipes

48 Recipes
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Start the day with a satisfying low-carb breakfast. From baked eggs and omelettes, to pancakes and smoothies, these recipes will help keep you energised. Please note that serving suggestions are not included for low-carb recipes.


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  • One-pan English breakfast

    One-pan English breakfast

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.18 ratings

    This combines all the best ingredients of a traditional English breakfast in one frying pan, with no need to chop anything

  • Breakfast muffins

    Breakfast muffins

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.106 ratings

    Make muffins healthier with mashed banana and apple sauce for natural sweetness, plus blueberries and seeds for an extra nutritious hit

  • Big breakfast with asparagus

    Big breakfast with asparagus

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Cut down on the washing up by cooking everything in the oven with this no-fuss 'fry-up' of bacon, black pudding and eggs

  • A plate serving slow cooker Turkish breakfast eggs

    Slow cooker Turkish breakfast eggs

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Spice up your baked eggs and get two of your five-a-day with this Turkish-style breakfast or brunch dish. It's low-calorie, too, and high in vitamin C

  • Breakfast smoothie

    Breakfast smoothie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.60 ratings

    Make the most of the berry season with a glass of fruity goodness

  • A stack of vegan banana pancakes

    Vegan banana pancakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.69 ratings

    Make these foolproof dairy and egg-free banana pancakes. A guaranteed crowd pleaser with a fluffy, light texture, you'd never know they’re vegan

  • Scrambled egg & feta hash

    Scrambled egg & feta hash

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.13 ratings

    This fresh, flavoursome breakfast from Joe Wicks is low in carbohydrates, high in protein and easy to make. It's quick and will keep you full 'til lunch

  • Sunday morning baked eggs

    Sunday morning baked eggs

    A star rating of 2.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    These creamy, indulgent eggs are baked in individual ramekins with cream, cheese and tarragon - perfect for a lazy weekend brunch

  • Akoori (Indian scrambled eggs)

    Akoori (Indian scrambled eggs)

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.28 ratings

    Reader Jango Gazdar shares a spicy, flavour-packed breakfast or brunch - perfect with toasted chapatis

  • Turkish one-pan eggs & peppers (Menemen)

    Turkish one-pan eggs & peppers (Menemen)

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.116 ratings

    This gutsy dish is genuine street food and a brilliant family dish for brunch, lunch or supper.

  • Berry omelette

    Berry omelette

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.30 ratings

    A one-egg omelette makes a high protein breakfast. If the brain-boosting berries aren't sweet enough, add 1 tsp honey

  • Mango & banana smoothie

    Mango & banana smoothie

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.48 ratings

    Cool down this summer with a fresh and fruity smoothie

  • Baked eggs brunch

    Baked eggs brunch

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.17 ratings

    This low-calorie vegetarian breakfast with sundried tomatoes, spinach, leeks and cheese is the perfect way to start a weekend

  • Gordon's eggs benedict

    Gordon's eggs benedict

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.41 ratings

    Gordon Ramsay's breakfast classic is the ideal way to begin an indulgent weekend

  • Chocolate pancakes served on a plate

    Chocolate pancakes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Start your morning with these indulgent chocolate pancakes. Top with cream and berries, if you like – they're also great for dessert

  • Healthy egg & chips

    Healthy egg & chips

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.154 ratings

    One that dads will love! This any-time meal is perfect with a helping of baked beans

  • Sunshine bars

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.26 ratings

    The solution for any picnic or open air event – a no-bake bar packed with good stuff

  • A Mexican egg roll sliced into two halves

    Mexican egg roll

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.20 ratings

    Turn a one-egg omelette into a wrap and slather on some salsa for a low-carb alternative to a flatbread or sandwich. A quick and easy vegetarian snack

  • Two plates of mushroom potato hash with poached eggs on top

    Mushroom hash with poached eggs

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.21 ratings

    Get three of your 5-a-day before midday with this nutritious brunch recipe. Mushrooms are a good source of zinc, a key nutrient for maintaining healthy skin

  • Cherry smoothie served in two glasses

    Cherry smoothie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Try using frozen cherries for ease to make this vibrant smoothie. Serve on its own or with brunch. Kids will love it, too

  • Hash browns on plate with bacon and egg

    Hash browns

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.17 ratings

    Crispy hash browns are a must for the full English breakfast. With just three ingredients and being freezeable, too, they're easy to add to your next fry up

  • Buckwheat crêpe madame served with mushrooms

    Buckwheat crêpe madames

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Enjoy these buckwheat pancakes with eggs, cheese and ham for breakfast or brunch. They're good for Pancake Day or something different at the weekend

  • Full English shakshuka

    Full English shakshuka

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.18 ratings

    The North African breakfast of eggs in a spicy tomato sauce is made doubly delicious with a British twist of bacon, bangers, beans and a sprinkle of chilli

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