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Stuffed Avocado with Cottage Cheese

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Use half an avocado for a quick snack.

Stuffed Avocado with Cottage Cheese

Amp up your healthy fat content with avocado and macadamias, paired with cottage cheese.
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Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Meal Type Breakfast, Lunch, Snack
Cuisine Global
Servings 1 People
Dietary Gluten-free, Keto, Vegetarian

Ingredients
  

  • 1 avocado, halved and pitted
  • 1⁄3 cup cottage cheese
  • 15 macadamia nuts, chopped
  • salt and pepper, to taste

Instructions
 

  • Fill the avocado with cottage cheese and sprinkle with macadamia nuts.
  • Add salt and pepper to taste.

Notes

Not a fan of cottage cheese? Try these five alternative filling ideas instead:
  1. Tinned salmon in brine, drained. Top with cream cheese, lemon juice and dill or parsley to garnish.
  2. Try a low carb version of a breakfast burrito - Add cooked beef mince, grated Cheddar, cherry tomatoes, lettuce, sour cream and a squeeze of lime.
  3. BLT - Just add bacon, lettuce and tomato.
  4. Go Caprese style! Add a salad of buffalo mozzarella or boccconcini cheese with sweet cherry tomatoes, and basil with a drizzle of extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic vingear.
  5. Scramble some eggs and top with cripsy bacon – YUM!

Nutrition (per serve)

Net Carbs: 3.2gProtein: 18.3gFat: 48gFiber: 13.8g
Keyword Avocado, Cheese, Nuts
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