Famous Faces of Low Carb Living

We are so honoured to get to meet some wonderful, inspirational people who are passionate about living a low carb lifestyle. Here are some famous faces we have had the pleasure of meeting, and even cooking for.

Frances Dunwell & Jimmy Moore

Frances Dunwell & Jimmy Moore

Jimmy Moore is an American blogger and author who is best known for his "Livin' La Vida Low-Carb" blog and podcast, and more recently for his books on nutrition. He has appeared on television and radio programs promoting a high-fat, moderate protein, low carb diet plan.

Frances Dunwell with Dr Jeffry Gerber - Denvers Diet Doctor

Frances Dunwell with Dr Jeffry Gerber - Denvers Diet Doctor

We had the pleasure to cook for Dr Jeffry Gerber, the renowned Denvers Diet Doctor at a recent Low Carb Downunder gathering. 

Dr Jeffry Gerber has years of experience treating patients using carbohydrate restriction with Ketogenic, low-carb high-fat (LCHF), Ancestral, Paleolithic and Primal diets as primary interventions. Dr Gerber helps teach his patients how to make better food choices based on the carbohydrate content controls hunger, promotes weight loss and improves health.

Frances Dunwell meeting Damon Gameau

Frances Dunwell meeting Damon Gameau

Damon Gameau is an Australian television and film actor who is the director of, and lead role in, That Sugar Film. That Sugar Film is a story of a man’s journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar. Damon Gameau embarks on a unique experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body, consuming only foods that are commonly perceived as ‘healthy’.

Today, Gameau continues to be an ambassador and help educate Australia and New Zealand to evaluate their own dietary habits and lower their sugar consumption.

Dr Steve Phinney Workshop Melbourne 2016

Low carb living guru Steve Phinney was in Melbourne this weekend for a workshop organised by Rod Tayler and Low Carb Down Under at the Epworth hospital. He riveted the audience with explanations and insights into a wide ranging set of low carb health topics such as Ketone Zone, rethinking sodium guidelines, sustaining a low carb diet and variable fatty acid compositions. If you want to know more check out his book, 'The Art of Science of Low Carbohydrate Living' available from Low Carb Down Under.

Dr Steve Phinney, 2016

Dr Steve Phinney, 2016

Low Carb Gourmet was delighted to be invited to provide a gourmet meal on Saturday night for a small gathering to welcome Steve to Melbourne. The menu included the soon to be available Mediterranean Chicken. 

Dr Steve Phinney & Frances Dunwell, 2016

Dr Steve Phinney & Frances Dunwell, 2016

Stay tuned for further blogs and information about other low carb authorities. Low Carb Gourmet recently met and cooked for Jimmy Moore: Livin' La Vida Low-Carb and Dr Jeff Gerber: The Denver Diet Doctor.