I am sharing with you an excert from my new low carb treats book! If you like what you are reading be sure to pick up a copy of my new e-book here.
Low-Carb, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Vegetarian, Dairy-Free, Contains Nuts
Cooking with coconut flour is a real challenge and I made these cookies 5 times before I got them right! Almond flour is much more forgiving for gluten-free baking but I wanted a mixture that would create the right texture. I had many happy taste testers with this recipe so I hope you enjoy it!
Low Carb and Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe
Prep time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 12-15 minutes Serves: 18 cookies Ingredients
- 3 eggs
- 1⁄2 cup palm shortening or softened butter
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1⁄2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1⁄2 teaspoon nutmeg
- 3⁄4 cup birch xylitol or 2 teaspoon stevia powder extract
- (Or 3/4 cup coconut sugar for Paleo)
- 1⁄3 cup coconut flour
- 1⁄2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1⁄2 teaspoon sea salt
- 1 cup almond meal
- 4 ounces unsweetened dark chocolate, chopped
Preparation and Instructions
- Preheat the oven to 350° F.
- Mix the eggs, palm shortening or butter, vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg, and sweetener in a large bowl.
- Sift the coconut flour into a small bowl then add the baking soda, salt, and almond flour.
- Combine the two mixtures and add the chocolate chunks.
- Place parchment paper on cookie sheets.
- Spoon the dough on the cookie sheet in 1-inch mounds.
- Bake for 15-17 minutes until browned.
Serves 18; Per Serving: 148 Calories; 11.8g Fat (106 calories from fat); 41mg Cholesterol; 100mg Sodium; 2.7g Protein; 7.5g Carbohydrate; 1.9g Dietary Fiber; 5.6g Usable Carbs.
My new book is out! Grain-Free Sugar Living Cookbook, a collaboration with Dana Carpenter. Dana is the author of 20+ low-carb cookbooks including Fat Fast Cookbook. Together, we have used our expertise, creativity, and grain- and sugar-free knowledge to create this irresistible cookbook!
Low Carb, Keto, Grain-Free Sugar-Free Living Cookbook Review and Giveaway
Think you can’t have pancakes, brownies, pies or chocolate chip cookies on a low-carb, gluten-free diet? Think again!
Whether you’re new to the low-carb, ketogenic lifestyle or you’re a long-time veteran; you’re going to love the 50+ new mouthwatering recipes in Grain-Free, Sugar-Free Living Cookbook .
Some of the amazing recipes included in this low-carb cookbook include:
• Dairy-Free Frozen Mochaccino
• Vanilla Toffee Coffee
• Pecan Sandies
• Coconut and Cinnamon Keto Fat Bombs
• Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies
• Peanut Butter Cookies
• Macadamia Nut Biscotti
• Crustless Coconut Pie
• Strawberry Cheesecake Bars
• Strawberry Shortcake
• Hibiscus Finger Gelatin
• Easy Vanilla Chia Pudding
• Choco-Peanut Flourless Cake
• Red Velvet Cupcakes
• Key Lime Pie
• Chocolate Mint Popsicles
• Nacho Cheese Crackers
• Pumpkin Pancakes
• Pork Rind Pancakes
• And many, many more!
Low-Carb, Gluten-Free Recipes to Keep You In Ketosis
Ketosis is the optimal metabolic state of utilizing fat for fuel instead of consuming starchy grains, sugars, and other carbohydrates that have negative side-effects when eaten in large quantities (as the USDA and a majority of nutritionally-misinformed doctors believe).
Healthy Low-Carb, Gluten-Free Ingredients
Not sure how to cook with stevia, xylitol, almond meal, or coconut flour? No problem! CarbSmart Grain-Free, Sugar-Free Living Cookbook gives you the information you need to use these great low-carb and gluten-free ingredients and explains why they are better for you. But it doesn’t stop there. You will also learn more about using erythritol, beef gelatin, chia seeds, and flaxseed meal–ingredients that have become staples of the low-carb kitchen.
Making Smart Choices For The Low-Carb and Grain-Free Dieter
Each tasty recipe is labeled by their nutritional category–low-carb, gluten-free, Paleo, vegetarian, vegan, and nut-free, so you can easily identify what fits your dietary needs. They also offer nutritional info, recipe variations, special creator notes, and more. You’ll know the exact breakdown of each recipe because the nutritional info includes serving size, calories, fat, protein, carbohydrates, dietary fiber, and usable carbohydrates.
This cookbook is perfect for anyone who wants to entertain the low-carb way or wants to make healthy low-carb delicacies for their own friends and family. From treats and sweets to condiments and more, CarbSmart Grain-Free, Sugar-Free Living Cookbook is going to give you recipes you’ll use for years to come!
Want to take a peek before you buy? We have a 28 page preview with 6 full recipes, check it out HERE.
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