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Easy Chili Faux Mac Skillet

Easy Chili Faux Mac skilllet is a grain free, low carb, easy one skillet meal.
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Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Course: Dinner, Lunch, Main Dish
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 401kcal


  • 1.5 lb ground beef
  • 2 tbsp taco seasoning Spicely® Organic, used this low carb, starch & gum free brand, or can use this homemade taco mix.
  • 0.5 tbsp flax seeds * optional for thickening
  • 0.5 tsp garlic powder
  • 0.5 tsp sea salt
  • 0.66 c water
  • 1.5 c diced tomatoes
  • 1 c cauliflower minced (finely chopped)
  • 1 c zucchini diced
  • 0.66 c cheddar cheese grated, *optional omit for dairy free or use this paleo sour cream recipe
  • 0.50 avocados chopped, *optional
  • 3 tbsp sour cream


  • In a large skillet, over medium high heat brown the ground beef. Once beef is browned, add 2 tbsp taco seasoning mix, ½ tsp garlic powder, 1/2 tsp sea salt, 1/2 tbsp flax meal, and 1 ½ cups diced tomatoes with the liquid, 2/3 cup water. Stir and mix together until combined.
  • Add to skillet: 1 cup minced cauliflower and 1 cup diced zucchini. Heat on medium high for a few minutes until it comes to a boil. Turn heat to medium low, cover and simmer for 30 minutes, or until veggies have softened.
  • Top with optional grated cheese, diced avocado, and a dollop of sour cream. Super easy!


Calories: 401kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Cholesterol: 96mg | Sodium: 438mg | Potassium: 634mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 380IU | Vitamin C: 20mg | Calcium: 147mg | Iron: 3.2mg
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