Delicious, quick, easy and crunchy! Enjoy quick and simple low carb snacking celery on the go with this great idea.
Call it what you will: banting, low carb, LCHF, keto – sometimes we crave a little crunch. It might be a psychological thing that makes crunching so satisfying somehow…but I know I love it. Unfortunately it is so easy to fall back into the habit of snacking on high carb, sugar laden foods when we are craving something crunchy…so it was imperative that I find alternatives…you know, to keep me sane…
This isn’t my first crunchy snack attempt…You may have already seen my yummy low carb cheese crackers recipe – but I needed more! The good news is that I have found something EVEN EASIER than than low carb cheese crackers! Can you believe it?! This quick, healthy low carb snack is exactly that and full of
It’s refreshing and crunchy low carb snacking celery
Celery is a fantastic fresh veggie! Because of it’s crunchiness, fiber and high water content, celery can make you feel fuller for longer. It is best eaten raw to preserve the nutrients which have been credited with easing bloating, inflammation, high stress levels (wow!), high blood pressure, and some studies have even shown a benefit for cancer sufferers. It’s also a great source of vitamins K, A and potassium and has some traces of vitamin C too.
So go on and put some crunch back in your diet with this delicious low carb snacking celery recipe… Well, here it is:
Here’s what you will need
- fresh celery
- salt (I used Himalayan salt)
- black pepper in a grinder
- extra virgin olive oil
Prep the celery
Always wash your celery thoroughly before use. It’s best to eat your celery freshly chopped. I found this great article on how to prepare celery on Seriouseats.com. They have fantastic tips on how to to cut celery. You can cut and trim the celery any way you like.
Once you have prepped your celery, you can proceed to the next (and easiest) part…
Plate, garnish and enjoy your low carb snacking celery
You can serve your low carb snacking celery on a plate or in a bowl
- pour the extra virgin olive oil over the celery
- grind the salt and pepper over celery
Serve and enjoy!
I really hope that you liked this low carb snacking celery recipe idea 🙂
Here are some other ways to enjoy your low carb snacking celery:
- enjoy with low carb mayonaise
- dip into full fat cream cheese
- eat with avocado (or guacamole) and some tomato and onion salsa and sour cream = Celery Nachos!
- toss into any salad. it’s especially delicious with egg or tuna salad
- spread some almond nut butter onto your celery sticks (if you do this leave out the olive oil and salt and pepper) – don’t knock it until you have tried it!
The possibilities are endless with delicious, healthy celery.
Please note: carb content = 3g per 100g
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