Dirty Keto
Foster Farms Uncured Pepperoni Smart Crust Pizza

Foster Farms Uncured Pepperoni Smart Crust Pizza

per 0.5 pizza (121 g):
4g
net carbs
14g
fats
26g
protein
250
calories

Is Foster Farms Uncured Pepperoni Smart Crust Pizza Keto?

Foster Farms Uncured Pepperoni Smart Crust Pizza is considered as 'Dirty Keto' because it is a low-carb processed food that contains unhealthy ingredients like sugar, soybean oil, and dextrose.

Dirty Keto

Foster Farms Uncured Pepperoni Smart Crust Pizza is low in net carbs but it should still be avoided on keto because it contains unhealthy ingredients like sugar, soybean oil, and dextrose.

Dirty Keto is a common label for low-carb foods with unhealthy ingredients. You may still reach ketosis and lose weight with dirty keto, but it might also lead to health problems in the long run.

It is better to eat nutritious low-carb foods so you can achieve a healthy weight loss on keto. Great examples of which are broccoli, olives, and mackerel.

You can calculate your ideal daily net carb allowance by using this keto macros calculator.

Contains High-Glycemic Sweeteners

Foster Farms Uncured Pepperoni Smart Crust Pizza contains high-glycemic sweeteners like sugar and dextrose. These sweeteners can raise your blood sugar level and prevent you from reaching ketosis.

As an alternative, you may look for other frozen pizza brands that use keto-friendly sweeteners like stevia, monk fruit, or erythritol.

You can check out our full list of best and worst sweeteners for keto here.

Contains Soybean Oil

Soybean Oil is a highly refined oil that is prone to oxidation and may cause inflammation in the body.

Highly refined oils are usually extracted using high heat and chemicals. This process strips out the nutrients from the oil and replaces them with harmful chemicals.

It is important to get your fats from healthy sources so your body can burn clean fuel while on ketosis. You may check out our list of best and worst oils for keto here.

Net Carb Calculator

Foster Farms Uncured Pepperoni Smart Crust Pizza
4 g
net carbs
4 g
carbs
0 g
fiber
14 g
fats
26 g
protein
250
calories

Ingredients Checker

Ingredients

Chicken Crust (Chicken Breast With Rib Meat, Mozzarella Cheese [Pasteurized Part-Skim Milk, Cheese Cultures, Salt, Enzymes], Egg Whites, Contains 2% Or Less Of: Parmesan Cheese [Pasteurized Part-Skim Cow's Milk, Cheese Cultures, Salt, & Enzymes], Water, Isolate Soy Protein, Salt, Dextrose, Natural Flavors), Mozzarella Cheese, (Pasteurized Whole Milk, Cheese Cultures, Salt, Enzymes, Annatto [Color]), Pizza Sauce (Water, Tomato Paste, Tomatoes, Sugar, Refined Soybean Oil, Corn Starch, Salt, Distilled Vinegar, Spices, Garlic Powder, Tomato Concentrate, Dehydrated Garlic, Citric Acid, Xanthan Gum), Uncured Pepperoni – No Nitrates Or Nitrites Added Except For Those Naturally Occurring In Celery Juice Powder (Pork, Beef, Salt, Contains 2% Or Less Of Water, Spice, Seasoning [Cane Sugar, Celery Juice Powder]). Contains: Milk, Soy, And Egg.

Non-Keto Sweeteners

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Highly-Refined Oils

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