bodybuilder meal for 2 people

bodybuilder meal for 2 people


Certainly! Here's a recipe for a delicious and nutritious bodybuilder meal for 2 people that is approximately 500 calories per serving and has a low glycemic index:

Recipe: Grilled Lemon Herb Chicken with Quinoa and Roasted Vegetables

- 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
- 1 lemon, juiced and zested
- 2 cloves of garlic, minced
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon dried thyme
- Salt and pepper to taste
- 1 cup quinoa
- 2 cups water
- 1 red bell pepper, sliced
- 1 zucchini, sliced
- 1 red onion, sliced
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- Fresh parsley for garnish

1. In a bowl, mix together lemon juice, lemon zest, minced garlic, dried oregano, dried thyme, salt, and pepper. Marinate the chicken breasts in this mixture for at least 30 minutes.
2. Cook quinoa according to package instructions using 2 cups of water.
3. Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C).
4. Place the sliced red bell pepper, zucchini, and red onion on a baking sheet. Drizzle with olive oil, salt, and pepper. Roast in the oven for about 20-25 minutes or until vegetables are tender and slightly caramelized.
5. Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat. Grill the marinated chicken breasts for about 6-7 minutes per side or until cooked through.
6. To serve, divide the cooked quinoa, roasted vegetables, and grilled chicken breasts between two plates. Garnish with fresh parsley.
7. Enjoy your nutritious and delicious bodybuilder meal!

This meal provides a good balance of protein, healthy fats, and complex carbohydrates from the quinoa and vegetables. It's low in glycemic index due to the presence of whole grains like quinoa and fiber-rich vegetables. Remember to adjust portion sizes and ingredients based on your specific dietary needs and goals.


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