Tag Archives: Faux Potatoes

Spaghetti Squash Pancakes

Spaghetti Squash Pancake

Earlier this week I made some Spaghetti Squash with Meat Sauce and it was amazing!  It got me thinking, what else could I do with Spaghetti Squash?  Its very stringy and it reminded me a lot of my previous experiments with faux potatoes.  Particularly, the turnip hash browns I’ve made in the past. With that as inspiration I decided to ... Read More »

Mashed Cauliflower

Mashed Cauliflower

Mashed Cauliflower: There are many like it, but this one is mine.  This version turned out really well, I actually mashed it with a potato masher instead of grinding it to a pulp like usual. I served it at Easter along with Green Bean Casserole and Ham. Here’s the finished mashed cauliflower, it worked out really well! Start with a ... Read More »

Faux Potato Quest: Mashed Rutabagas

Mashed Rutabagas

In my last post I was trying to recreate hash browns using Rutabagas. Today I will recreate the old standby, mashed potatoes.  Even though the Rutabaga is not quite as low carb as I thought it was, its still a decent vegetable for this process.  For the same volume as this recipe, 300g, Cauliflower is 16 carbs, 8 fiber.  Potatoes ... Read More »

Faux Potato Quest: Turnip (Rutabaga) Hash Browns

Frying Turnip Hashbrowns

One of the items often missed by those on the keto diet are potatoes.  This starchy vegetable comes in so many different arrangements: fries, hash browns, tots, baked potatoes, mashed potatoes, etc. I made the standard cauliflower mashed potatoes but for me they were missing something.  When St. Patrick’s day came around I saw tons of Yellow Turnips showing up ... Read More »