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Low Carb Buffalo Sloppy Joes

These Low Carb Buffalo Sloppy Joes wrapped in crispy lettuce cups for the perfect dinner. Eating good just go so much easier.

Yield: 8 servings
Calories: 184 kcal
Author: Lindsay
Ingredients
  • 1 medium celery stalk
  • 1/4 cup baby carrots
  • 1 small white onion
  • 1 Tablespoons coconut oil
  • 1 pound ground chicken (or ground turkey works also)
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 cup red hot sauce
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
Instructions
  1. In a food processor pulse together celery stalk, baby carrots, onion. (Or if you don't have a food processor, very finely chop vegetables. 

  2. Heat a large pan over medium-high heat. Add coconut oil and minced vegetables. Saute 5-8 minutes, or until carrots and onions are tender. 

  3. Add ground chicken. Cook until ground chicken is cook through. 

  4. Turn heat down to low. Stir in garlic powder and red hot sauce. Simmer for 5 minutes or enough to cool the mixture down a bit before stirring in mayonnaise.  (Note: If you place while it's TOO hot it can cause the mayonnaise to curdle, just be cautious)

  5. Spoon into your favorite low carb wrap or bun option and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts
Low Carb Buffalo Sloppy Joes
Amount Per Serving (1 serving without lettuce)
Calories 184 Calories from Fat 114
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12.7g 20%
Saturated Fat 3.7g 19%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3g
Monounsaturated Fat 1.4g
Cholesterol 50mg 17%
Sodium 1430mg 60%
Potassium 148mg 4%
Total Carbohydrates 2.8g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0.6g 2%
Sugars 1.3g
Protein 10.8g 22%
Vitamin A 21%
Vitamin C 3.2%
Calcium 1.7%
Iron 3.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.