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Low carb beef stroganoff

Low Carb Beef Stroganoff is a creamy, feel good low carb meal. Lean ground beef covered in a rich and delicious stroganoff sauce, served over flavorfully fried cabbage strips makes for a fabulous dinner. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Beef, beef stroganoff, keto, low carb, stroganoff
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 567kcal
Author: Rachael


  • 1 pound ground beef lean
  • 4 oz mushrooms sliced
  • 1/4 cup onions diced
  • 3 Tbsp butter divided
  • 2 Tbsp red wine
  • 1 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp beef base I like Better than Bouillon
  • 2 oz Cream Cheese I like Philadelphia. Softened
  • 2 tsps dijon mustard
  • 1 cup sour cream full fat
  • 1 Tbsp parsley chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste

Serve Over:

  • 12 oz cabbage cut into thin strips then fried in a pan until tender with ½ Tbs of olive oil.


  • Gather ingredients.
  • Slice and cook cabbage in a large skillet over medium high heat with ½ Tbs of olive oil.
  • Remove from skillet and set aside.
  • Slice mushrooms and onions.
  • Add 2 tbsp butter to the same skillet, and put it over medium high heat, and melt the butter.
  • Add the mushrooms and cook for 2 minutes, or until browned. Turn over, and cook another 2 minutes on the other side.
  • Add the remaining tbsp of butter and add onions. Saute until softened.
  • Remove the mushrooms and onions from the pan.
  • Add the ground beef into the pan, and cook until just browned, then add in the red wine, beef base, and Worcestershire sauce, and Dijon mustard, stirring well.
  • Add the mushrooms mixture (with liquid) back into the pan with the ground beef and simmer for 5 minutes.
  • Add the cream cheese, stirring to melt.
  • Stir in the sour cream and simmer until desired thickness is reached.
  • Garnish with fresh parsley, and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Serve over cooked cabbage.


Adapted from: https://www.lowcarbmaven.com/low-carb-beef-stroganoff-ground-beef-stroganoff/


Calories: 567kcal | Carbohydrates: 10g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 47g | Saturated Fat: 23g | Cholesterol: 148mg | Sodium: 451mg | Potassium: 699mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 980IU | Vitamin C: 34.8mg | Calcium: 139mg | Iron: 3.2mg