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Red Velvet Cookies

Course: Cookies
Cuisine: American
Keyword: gluten free low carb recipes, Low carb cookies
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 15 cookies
Calories: 120kcal
Author: Angela Coleby
A low carb red velvet cookie baked with almond flour
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  • ½ cup butter unsalted & softened
  • ½ cup erythritol low carb sweetener
  • 1 medium egg
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1.5 cups almond flour
  • ¼ cup cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon red food colouring


  • Preheat the oven to 180C/350F degrees
  • Line two baking trays with parchment paper.
  • In a bowl, cream the butter and erythritol until smooth.
  • Add the egg and vanilla and beat.
  • Add the almond flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt and mix together until smooth
  • Add the red food colouring and mix until the colour is blended and smooth. Add more colouring if you want a darker colour.
  • Either with your hands or a cookie scoop, roll 15 balls of the cookie mixture.
  • Place them onto the trays and slightly flatten them.
  • Bake for 20- 25 minutes until firm.
  • Remove from the oven and cool on a wire rack.


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Serving: 1cookie | Calories: 120kcal | Carbohydrates: 3.1g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 11.6g | Fiber: 1.5g