Keto Baked Feta Pasta

by KetoFocus.com
5 Stars (3 Reviews) 3 Comments
Scan me to find recipe on Ketofocus.com. QR code for Keto Baked Feta Pasta
Cheesy, tomatoey and simply delicious, this TikTok Feta Pasta is not viral for no reason. Plus, we made it low carb using keto noodles. This keto baked feta pasta will make you fall in love at the first bite!

Low Carb TikTok Baked Feta Pasta Ingredients

  • 2 cups grape tomatoes
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • ½ cup olive oil
  • 8 oz solid block feta cheese
  • 3 basil leaves
  • ½ cup Kalamata olives
  • 1 cup shredded chicken
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 9 oz hearts of palm noodles or zucchini noodles

Keto Baked Feta Pasta Directions

Latest Keto Dishes

Viral TikTok Feta Pasta Bake Recipe

baked block of feta in the center of cooked tomatoes

Want to make the ultimate easy keto dinner? Try this low carb feta pasta bake that is going viral on TikTok. Throw in a block of feta cheese into a layer of grape tomatoes, a pinch of salt, a sprinkle of fresh basil, a few cloves of chopped garlic, a drizzle of olive oil… and, voila! Magic happens! But wait! The real magic happens as soon as you take the first bite. As the cheesiness of feta meets with the richness of roasted tomatoes with an underlying garlicky flavor, you’ll be taken to another world. Now that’s real magic happening!

pasta casserole with keto noodles, olives, tomatoes and basil

What Is The Viral TikTok Feta Pasta Trend?

Simple to make and delicious to eat, the viral TikTok Feta Pasta trend has taken the internet by surprise. When the dish first gained popularity in Finland, there was a shortage of feta cheese! In fact, when I went to go make it, most of the solid blocks of feta cheese were all gone. Yes, it is a magical recipe so it’s no wonder this baked feta pasta has gain popularity quickly!

It’s a simple dish. A block of feta cheese surrounded by roasted grape tomatoes with a dash of seasonings. You can experiment with the sauce and seasonings if you want.

roasted tomatoes with melted feta cheese in the center

Are Tomatoes Keto?

The most amazing thing about this tantalizing Feta Pasta is that it is a keto recipe. Yes! You read that right. With just 2 grams of carbs in half a cup of tomatoes, these are perfect for your keto diet. Full of nutrients and delicious when roasted, these cherry tomatoes are literally the cherry of this keto baked feta pasta dish!

setting down a hot casserole dish with baked feta and tomatoes in it

Is Feta Cheese Low Carb?

Another common question about this dish is if feta cheese is low on carbs. The answer is a resounding yes! Feta cheese has about 2g carbs per ounce, making it a perfect addition to your keto diet. It is also packed with nutrients as well as protein. It also satisfying and keeps you full. Goodbye to the half-an-hour-after-lunch hunger pangs!

Healthy, mouthwatering, and keto… What more could you want in this low carb feta pasta recipe!

Low Carb Pasta Options

The next huge questions is pasta… How do you run away from the carbs here? The good news is that brands like Natural Heaven provide the perfect keto pastas. You can use code KETOFOCUS to save 10% off your order. From their spaghetti to their lasagna, you will have a wide variety of options to choose from. Their noodles are made out of hearts of palm so they are low carb and gluten free.

 

holding a box of natural heaven spaghetti noodles

If you like zucchini noodles or zoodles, they can be a great keto option for this keto baked feta pasta dish. They don’t just taste amazing with feta and tomatoes, but they are also a great source of Vitamin C and potassium.

Another great keto pasta option is to use Shirataki noodles. Though some people find them sticky, they work as a great substitute for high-carb pasta. They aren’t just low in carbohydrates, but they also make you feel full.

a pasta casserole with a plated pasta and olives next to it

Add-Ons To Your Baked Feta Pasta

And, now, let’s talk about our favorite part of this viral baked feta recipe… Experiments!

You can play around with the flavors by throwing in your favorite seasonings or herbs. Basil, thyme, and rosemary can be a great option to add another spark of flavor to the Baked Feta Pasta. If you want to add an Italian touch to the dish, sprinkle some Italian seasonings over the pasta before mixing it in.

You can also throw in some protein (and more taste!) with grilled chicken or meatballs. Yum! Or maybe add a dash of color and flavor with some roasted bell peppers. You can even throw in some leftover zucchini or spinach that your kids don’t like! They’ll fall in love with them when it’s packed in such delectable flavors. Enjoy! And, don’t forget to make some extra because everyone is soon going to be craving for some second-helpings of this yummy low carb pasta casserole!

Other Keto Dinner Recipes

juicy romesco chicken and baked asparagus on a dinner plate
20 Mins

Romesco Chicken

Not yet rated

Romesco chicken is a quick and easy weeknight meal that will impress any dinner guests. This Spanish-inspired keto romesco sauce is made with red...

See the Recipe
shrimp on top of a salad with bursting tomatoes and cilantro
18 Mins

Sheet Pan Shrimp

Not yet rated

Cilantro lime sheet pan shrimp is a light dish loaded with flavor. Top over cauliflower rice or a salad. The cilantro lime marinade adds a little...

See the Recipe

3 Comments

  1. This was so easy and so good! My husband asked why we weren’t eating keto!!! He was surprised that it was! Thank you.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *