Keto Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies

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This is a delicious nutty keto cookie treat that’s easy to make at home. All you need are 5 ingredients and 30 minutes total. Learn how to do it here!

Total Carbs: 7.4g | Total Fat: 9.7g | Protein: 5g

Prep Time: 30 minutes | Cook Time: 30 minutes | Serving: 10

Ingredients:

  • ½ cup all-natural, no sugar peanut butter
  • ½ cup almonds
  • 3 tbsp cream cheese
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 2 tbsp Swerve brown sugar alternative

Instructions:

  1. Prepare the ingredients. Soften the cream cheese (microwave or leave on the countertop) and chop the almonds.
  2. Take out a mixing bowl and combine all the ingredients using a spatula. You should achieve an even mixture.
  3. Scoop out a spoonful of the cookie mixture, form into a cookie using your hands, and place on a tray lined with parchment paper or foil. Repeat the process until you make up to 10 cookies.
  4. Freeze the cookies for 20 minutes before serving. Enjoy!

Recipe FAQs:

How many net carbs are in these no-bake cookies?

One serving = 1 cookie has 5.4 grams of net carbs. (The total carb count is 7.4 grams minus 2 grams of dietary fiber.)

How do you fix dry and crumbly no-bake cookies?

Add 1 tablespoon of milk. Alternatively, you can use a form of fat like melted butter, which is also keto-friendly.

How long do no-bake cookies take to harden?

They should harden within 20 minutes of being stored in the freezer.

Can you put no-bake cookies on aluminum foil?

Yes, you can! Aluminum foil can be an alternative to parchment paper for lining the tray (if you don’t have one).

How long do no-bake cookies last?

When kept in an airtight container in the fridge or freezer, they should last for 1-2 weeks.

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Tiffany Joy Yamut, RN
Tiffany Joy Yamut, RN
Tiffany Joy Yamut is a registered nurse and author of hundreds of health and nutrition articles focused on the ketogenic diet. Her diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), along with being overweight and a family history of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, prompted her to find a diet strategy that would allow her to live as healthy as possible. She discovered the keto diet in 2019, which helped her lose 44 pounds and achieve healing. Tiffany directs most of her efforts to studying, applying, and writing about the keto diet to help others. She’s been featured in Perfect Keto, Ketogenic, Kiss My Keto, and other top health and wellness websites. Follow her on Twitter and LinkedIn.
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