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Ideal Protein Recipes

Find hundreds of the best recipes and meal ideas for all phases of the Ideal Protein diet.

Seared Tuna Salad

seared tuna salad

Sprinkle tuna steaks with 1 teaspoons black pepper. Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add tuna steaks; cook 2 minutes on each side or until they reach desired degree of doneness

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Chinese Fried "Rice"

chinese fried rice

This is a very filling and satisfying recipe for fried "rice" made with cauliflower and your own option for Chicken, Beef, Pork, Shrimp, Ham, or Turkey.

In a wok or large flat skillet, heat enough oil to cover the bottom. Fry minced garlic (or garlic powder) with finely diced white part of onions for approximately 1 minute. Add grated cauliflower and fry for 4-5 minutes, stirring constantly. Add... Read More…

Basil Lime Chicken

Basil Chicken

A delightful recipe to put a new lemon twist a chicken recipe. Sometimes chicken breast can be a little dry and tasteless but this is a great way to spice it up and keep it moist. Serves 2-3.

1.Combine the zest and juice of 2 limes, Olive Oil, Mustard, Worcestershire, Soy, 3 onions, 2 garlic cloves salt and pepper and mix well.
2.Cut chicken into even cutlets and place in a gallon sized baggie.
3.Pour marinade over the... Read More…

Ideal Protein Egg Salad

Egg Salad

Boil eggs and mix with ingredients, serve as a side or on top of lettuce salad.

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Cool refreshing IP cocktails

Mojito Cocktail

Mix all this together with crushed ice, add splenda to taste!!

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Moo Shu Chicken Recipe

Moo Shu Chicken Stir Fry Recipe

Mix together marinade ingredients, add chicken, and mix to coat. Prepare vegetables, and grate ginger and garlic so everything will be ready. Heat large skillet on medium-high heat with grape seed oil and when oil is hot, add the chicken, stir-... Read More…

Baked Radish Chips

baked radish chips

Thinly slice radishes. Steam in microwave for 5 minutes. Put in bowl with spices; stir
Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes, flip the chips, and bake for another 10 minutes. Don’t like spicy add other seasonings to taste.

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Ideal Protein Sushi

ideal protein sushi

(Sushi made with cauliflower)

Shred cauliflower to the size of rice grains.
Mix vinegar, sweetener, oil and sea salt.
Heat together in microwave, try and get the mixture dry and sticky.
Place in Nori and add cucumbers, lettuce, and red pepper as desired.

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Sugar Free Cranberry Chutney

sugar free cranberry chutney

Put oil in pan – sweat off onions. Stir, and cook for about 2 minutes. (You don't want them to be completely soft). Add zucchini and spices. Stir and cook another minute. Add water and sweetener, and then the cranberries. Cook about 5 to 7... Read More…

Green Bean Casserole

green bean casserole

Slice onion into rings and spread minced garlic, some salt, and dill with olive
oil over onions. Bake in oven for 15 minutes at 300 (just to soften them)
If using fresh green beans slightly steam for 3-5 minutes to soften.
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Mandarin Chicken Balls

mandarin chicken balls

Cook chicken in olive oil until cooked thoroughly. Roll each chicken piece in the pancake
batter until completely covered. Return chicken to the skillet to cook batter around the
chicken. Serve with your favorite veggies

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Creamy Spinach Soup

spinach soup

Bring 3 cups of sea salted water to a boil. Take off heat. Immediately immerse the baby spinach in the water until completely wilted. Quickly drain the water from spinach and rinse under cold water to preserve spinach’s bright green colour; then... Read More…

Beef Sukiyaki

beef sukiyaki

Cut steak into thin diagonal slices. (For easier slicing, partially freeze first.) In large skillet, heat some oil. Add steak strips, a few at a time. Brown on both sides. Remove and set aside. Add celery and leeks to skillet. Saute for 3 minutes... Read More…

Healthy Breakfast Hash

breakfast hash

Heat a small non-stick skillet over medium heat. Spray with cooking spray and add the shredded zucchini. Leave them alone while you chop all the other ingredients for at least 5 minutes before you flip. This will defrost and start to brown the... Read More…

Chocolate Mousse

chocolate mousse

Place the following ingredients in a shaker in this order: Splenda or Stevia, coffee, cocoa powder and chocolate pudding packet. Add water and shake vigorously. Let the shaker sit for 5-10 minutes to absorb the water and enjoy! It should be very... Read More…

Lemon Garlic Chicken Kabobs (All Phases of IP)

Garlic Chicken Kabobs

1) To prepare chicken: In a bowl, whisk together olive oil, lemon zest, garlic, parsley, salt and pepper. Add chicken and stir to combine. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 2 hours or up to 8 hours.
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Maple Mustard Roasted Chicken and Vegetables

Maple Mustard Roasted Chicken and Veg

Preheat your oven to 375 degrees.
Pat the chicken with paper towels or a dish towel and sprinkle with the salt and pepper.
Roast in the oven at 375 degrees for 30-40 minutes until the skin is beginning to turn a light golden color.... Read More…

Tangy Shrimp & scallops

shrimp scallop

1. Place shrimp and scallops in a large resealable plastic bag. In a microwave-safe bowl, combine the oil, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, garlic powder and paprika. Microwave at 50% power for 1-1/2 minute. Stir to blend; set aside 1/3 cup for... Read More…

Chili Stuffed Zuccini

chili stuffed zuccini

Cut Zucchini in half, and leave slightly hollowed out portion face up in baking dish.
Slowly pre-cook the Chili till fully hydrated on stove. Fill hollowed out portions of Zucchini and bake in the oven at 350 till Zucchini is soft.

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Bulgogi (Korean Barbecue)


Slice the beef as thinly as possible against the grain. It should be in very thin slices, but not falling apart. Mix all of the remaining ingredients except the lettuce. Pour over the meat and marinate at least 1 hour, the longer the better. I... Read More…

Chocolate Brownies


Mix all ingredients together thoroughly in a bowl.
Pour 1/2 of batter into a parchment lined 9" x 9" baking pan.
Drizzle some Walden Farms caramel syrup then add the remainder of the brownie batter over top.
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Slow Cooker Teriyaki Steak

Teriyaki Steak

Cut steak into 1/8" thick slices. Combine remaining ingredients in bowl. Place meat in slow cooker, pour over sauce and stir. Cover and cook low heat 8 hours. Top with green onions. Serve over cauliflower rice, or wrap in a lettuce wrap.

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Spinach Salad

spinach salad

Combine all of the above ingredients together in a bowl, wash the amount of spinach you want to eat, add fresh chopped mushrooms, red onions and two hard boiled eggs chopped into a bowl, drizzle two tablespoons of dressing over salad and mix... Read More…

Shrimp, Scallops & Asparagus

shrimp asparagus

In a large frying pan or wok, heat coconut oil and garlic, add asparagus cook till still firm, add shrimp and or scallops cook until done. Add lemon juice, salt, splenda, seasonings and soy sauce stir well and enjoy!

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Mustard Glazed Salmon Steaks

mustard glazed salmon steaks

1. Heat oven to 425º F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with nonstick foil. Place salmon steaks on top.
2. Whisk brown sugar and mustard in small bowl until blended. Evenly divide on top of each salmon steak, spreading to cover.
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Banana Chocolate Loaf

Banana Chocolate Loaf

Makes one mini loaf, or 2 muffins. You can have half (or one) for breakfast, then the other half (or one) for lunch.

Pour all contents into the mini loaf and bake at 350 degrees for about 15 minutes. Yields 2 non-restricted products.

I make it in to 2 muffins so I can save one for later. Very Yummy!

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“Rice” Pudding

rice pudding

Mix gelatine with water, add pudding, cauliflower and flavourings (you could use any extract flavourings you like, maple, orange, strawberry) – mix well and put in refrigerator till set. Top with Walden Farms caramel sauce, strawberry spread or... Read More…

Wildberry Muffins

berry muffins

- Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray a standard sized muffin tin with olive oil spray.
- Before opening packet, crush IP Crispy Cereal until fine (powder consistency.)
- In a medium bowl, mix beaten eggs, ground cinnamon, Splenda/Stevia,... Read More…

Luxuriously Vanilla Italian Cream Soda

Vanilla Italian Cream Soda

Luxuriously Vanilla Italian Cream Soda recipe. Mix the first three ingredients in a tall glass. Add enough ice to fill the glass.

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