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Keto Lo Mein with beef spinach

Keto Beef Spinach Shirataki Noodles Lo Mein Low Carb Recipe

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If you’re tired of the regular keto foods you keep on eating, then why not try an Asian cuisine to spice up your diet? Today, I’ll introduce you to the beef and spinach stir-fry with shirataki noodles. It’s a good low-carb alternative to Chinese Lo mein dish.

The main ingredient in this Keto Lo Mein is the special shirataki noodles. You would be surprised by how this noodle contains every keto dieter’s dream: it’s super low in carbs, calories and no gluten or lactose, a perfect ingredient to start losing those extra pounds.

The great thing about shirataki noodles is that it’s pretty flexible in the kitchen. You can either use it in salads, low carb sushi or substitute it in most noodles recipes if you prefer.

The protein source in this dish comes from beef. Aside from the multitude of vitamins and minerals found in beef, it also keeps you feeling full until your next meal, eliminating those unnecessary cravings in between meals.

low carb beef spinach noodles stir fry

Grass-fed beef is highly recommended for keto dieters because of the natural diet of these cows. Pasture-raised cows produce leaner meat and healthier fats compared to the grain-fed ones.

We also included spinach in the dish, which is a super nutritious vegetable. This veggie is also a great source of magnesium, folic acid, vitamins A and C, and iron, folic acid, magnesium, and fiber.

Spinach also helps in the control of blood glucose levels for diabetic people. Including spinach in the dish also makes it more appealing and adds color to your dishes.

All in all, this beef, spinach and shirataki noodles stir-fry is definitely for everybody and best served with friends and family. You will most likely have fun preparing it as you would do sharing it with your friends. Enjoy this dish!

How to Make Low Carb Beef and Spinach Lo Mein

Place the beef on a chopping board and cut into thin slices.

Combine the beef broth with the coconut aminos and whip until mixed. Add the garlic clove, 1 tbsp of sesame oil, and the red pepper flakes. Transfer 1/4 of this mixture in a smaller bowl for later.

beef broth coconut aminos

Marinating the beef slice in the bigger bowl with the remaining 3/4 mixture. Leave for 10 minutes.

marinate beef with broth mixture

Follow the instructions on the shirataki package to prepare it.

Pan fry the beef in a skillet with sesame oil until the meat turns light brown. Remove from the heat.

fry beef with sesame oil

Cook the spinach in the same skillet and add the 1/4 mixture reserved before to taste. Leave the veggie for 2 to 3 minutes or so.

cook spinach in broth

When the leaves are wilted, add the beef and mix together with the noodles. Season with salt to taste.

mix beef and shirataki noodles

Top with chili and chopped scallions before serving.

top with chili and scallions

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Keto Lo Mein with Beef Spinach Shirataki Noodles

Easy, low carb and keto-friendly, this Beef Spinach Noodles Stir Fry will please your family.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Asian, Chinese
Keyword Beef, Noodles, Stir Fry
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Passive time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 348kcal
Author Tanya K.



  • Cut the meat into lean slices and set aside.
  • Whip the coconut aminos and beef broth with the garlic clove, red pepper flakes, and a tbsp of sesame oil. When mixed enough, take out a quarter of the mixture and place it in a separate bowl. Throw in the beef slices on the bigger bowl and leave to marinate for about 10 minutes.
  • Prepare the shirataki noodles as instructed in its packaging.
  • In a medium pan, pour 1 tbsp of the sesame oil and heat over medium-high heat. Gently toss in the beef bites and leave to fry for 2 to 3 minutes or until the meat turns lightly brown. Transfer to a plate.
  • Toss in the spinach to the pan and pour the reserved 1/4 beef broth mixture on top of it. Let the spinach cook for 2 to 3 minutes or wait till the leaves wilt. Place the beef slices onto the pan again. Stir continuously with the noodles and some salt to taste.
  • Garnish with sliced scallions and chili for more flavor. Serve and enjoy.



Nutrition Facts
Keto Lo Mein with Beef Spinach Shirataki Noodles
Amount Per Serving
Calories 348 Calories from Fat 180
% Daily Value*
Fat 20g31%
Saturated Fat 4g20%
Cholesterol 68mg23%
Sodium 493mg21%
Potassium 930mg27%
Carbohydrates 10g3%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 30g60%
Vitamin A 8240IU165%
Vitamin C 42.8mg52%
Calcium 117mg12%
Iron 4.3mg24%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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