Keto Shortbread Cookies

Experience the melt-in-your-mouth goodness of our Keto Shortbread Cookies, a delightful treat that brings the classic buttery flavor of traditional shortbread to the realm of low-carb indulgence. These delicate cookies are a testament to the fact that you can savor the richness of buttery sweetness while staying committed to your keto journey.

Keto Shortbread Cookies

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Cooking Time: 15 minutes

Serves: Approximately 20 cookies

Difficulty: Easy

Course: Dessert

Cuisine: Keto-friendly

kcal: Approximately 80 kcal per cookie

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup almond flour
  • 1/4 cup coconut flour
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/3 cup erythritol (or your preferred keto sweetener)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Pinch of salt

Instructions:

  1. Preheat your oven to 325°F (160°C). Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a bowl, whisk together the almond flour, coconut flour, and salt.
  3. In a separate bowl, cream together the softened butter and erythritol until smooth and creamy.
  4. Add the vanilla extract to the butter mixture and mix until well combined.
  5. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the butter mixture, stirring until a dough forms.
  6. Roll the dough into a log shape and wrap it in plastic wrap. Chill in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes.
  7. Once chilled, slice the dough log into rounds of your desired thickness and place them on the prepared baking sheet.
  8. Bake for about 12-15 minutes, or until the edges of the cookies are lightly golden.
  9. Remove from the oven and let the cookies cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Note: You can add a touch of creativity by dipping the cooled cookies in melted dark chocolate or drizzling them with a keto-friendly icing.

Nutrition Facts (per cookie):

  • Calories: 80 kcal
  • Fat: 7g
  • Carbohydrates: 2g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Protein: 2g

Elevate your keto culinary journey with a custom keto meal plan, meticulously tailored to your taste preferences and nutritional needs. Embark on a transformative 28 Day Keto Challenge to unlock the full potential of a balanced keto lifestyle. Whether enjoyed with a cup of keto-friendly coffee or as a delightful dessert, Keto Shortbread Cookies are a testament to the fact that you can have your cookies and stay keto too.

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