Dirty Keto
Performance Kitchen Keto Pesto Chicken

Performance Kitchen Keto Pesto Chicken

per 1 package (360 g):
12g
net carbs
65g
fats
26g
protein
700
calories

Is Performance Kitchen Keto Pesto Chicken Keto?

Performance Kitchen Keto Pesto Chicken is considered as 'Dirty Keto' because it is a low-carb processed food that contains unhealthy ingredients like tapioca fiber, vegetable oil, and sulfite.

Dirty Keto

Performance Kitchen Keto Pesto Chicken is low in net carbs but it should still be avoided on keto because it contains unhealthy ingredients like tapioca fiber, vegetable oil, and sulfite.

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 Tapioca Fiber

Tapioca Fiber is a high-glycemic sweetener that can raise your blood sugar level and prevent you from reaching ketosis.

As an alternative, you may look for other frozen meals 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 Vegetable Oil

Vegetable 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.

Contains Sulfite

Sulfite is a controversial additive that is included in our list of food additives to avoid for keto.

Food additives are potentially harmful to health and should be avoided as much as possible.

Most of your diet should come from minimally processed foods to achieve a healthy weight loss on keto.

Net Carb Calculator

Performance Kitchen Keto Pesto Chicken
12 g
net carbs
14 g
carbs
2 g
fiber
65 g
fats
26 g
protein
700
calories

Ingredients Checker

Ingredients

Chicken Thigh (Chicken Thigh Meat, Water, Tapioca Starch, Salt), Cream (Milk), Eggplant, Ricotta Cheese (Pasteurized Whey, Cream, Milk)(Milk), Pitted Kalamata Olives (Kalamata Olives, Water Sea Salt, Red Wine Vinegar, Vegetable Oil, Extra Virgin Olive Oil), Avocado Oil, Cashews (Tree Nuts), Basil, Parmesan Cheese (Pasteurized Milk, Cheese Cultures, Salt, Enzymes)(Milk), Garlic, Sun-Dried Tomato (Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Salt, Sulfur Dioxide [Added As A Preservative]), Arrowroot Starch, Sea Salt (Salt, Magnesium Carbonate)

Non-Keto Sweeteners

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Highly-Refined Oils

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Vegetable Oil

Harmful Food Additives

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Keto Macros Calculator

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