Keto and Low Carb Chocolate Cream Cake

Keto and Low Carb Chocolate Cream Cake

Preparation Time: 20 minutes

Cooking Time: 30 minutes

Serves: 12 slices

Difficulty: Intermediate

Course: Dessert

Cuisine: Keto-friendly

kcal: 200 per slice

Introduction:

Indulge in a guilt-free treat that marries lusciousness and health with our Keto and Low Carb Chocolate Cream Cake. This delightful creation is designed for those who crave the goodness of chocolate while staying true to their low-carb, keto lifestyle. With a moist and rich chocolatey texture, this cake is sure to be a showstopper at any gathering.

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups almond flour
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup powdered erythritol
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream

Instructions:

  1. Prep and Preheat:
    • Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and grease a round cake pan.
  2. Mix Dry Ingredients:
    • In a bowl, whisk together almond flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, and salt until well combined.
  3. Combine Wet Ingredients:
    • In a separate bowl, combine melted butter, powdered erythritol, eggs, and vanilla extract.
    • Mix until the ingredients are fully incorporated.
  4. Combine Dry and Wet:
    • Gradually add the dry mixture to the wet mixture, stirring until you have a smooth batter.
  5. Incorporate Cream:
    • Gently fold in the heavy cream to achieve a velvety consistency.
  6. Bake:
    • Pour the batter into the greased cake pan and smooth the top.
    • Bake for 25-30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  7. Cool and Frost:
    • Allow the cake to cool in the pan for about 10 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
  8. Add Frosting:
    • Once the cake is completely cool, spread a layer of keto-friendly frosting over the top.

Note: Decorate with grated dark chocolate or berries for an added touch of elegance.

Nutrition Facts (per slice):

  • Calories: 200 kcal
  • Total Fat: 18g
  • Total Carbohydrates: 6g
  • Dietary Fiber: 3g
  • Protein: 6g

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