Keto cookies are my favorite because they have built-in portion control and you can try out several different kinds rather than committing to one dessert. Simply take your average carb-ridden cookie ingredients and replace them with keto-friendly flours and other keto foods. Great for parties and entertaining, or to give as gifts, this collection represents the best of the best keto cookie recipes that we could find!
Low Carb Chocolate Chip Cookies
It doesn’t get more classic than chocolate chips. And amazingly, this keto spin on the family favorite tastes pretty darn close to the original. With some keto staples — almond flour and cacao chocolate chunks —thrown in, these cookies are melt-in-your-mouth good. Just make sure to let them cool. Trust us, they’re worth the (short) wait!
Chocolate Fudge Keto Cookies
What’s the secret to making cookies taste delicious when they don’t have cane sugar? In this recipe’s case, it’s the whopping amount of chocolaty flavor packed into each bite. Though most cookies require cooling, dive it into one of these when they’re fresh out of the oven (safely, of course). Just don’t inhale too quickly, as the confectioner topping can induce cookie-fueled coughing.
Toasted Almond Shortbread Cookies
Plain shortbread is great. Toasted almond shortbread dipped in chocolate? Even greater. Toasted almond, chocolate-dipped, sprinkled with sea salt, and keto-friendly? Well, this recipe is just the best. If you’re not feeling the love, feel free to leave the heart shape behind and use a star, circle, or heck, even a dino-shaped cookie cutter (anything will do).
Keto Thumbprint Cookies
This buttery thumbprint keto cookie recipe is crusted with chopped walnuts and topped with sugar-free jam. And each of these low carb cookies has just 2 net carbs! Plus, they’re made with common keto ingredients like almond flour, Swerve, butter, and an egg.
Lemon Keto Cookies
These lemon keto cookies are bursting with flavor! They’re topped with a sugar-free cream cheese glaze, and each cookie only has 1 net carb. Also, these keto cookies use a blend of almond flour and coconut flour to form the perfect cookie consistency. If you’re looking for a delicious summer keto cookie recipe, it doesn’t get more refreshing than these.
Tagalong Keto Girl Scout Cookies
This keto tagalong Girl Scout cookie recipe is as close to the real thing as you’ll get. This low carb cookie recipe is completely sugar-free. And these keto cookies are made with almond flour so they’re gluten-free too! But in our opinion, the best part about these cookies is the keto chocolate dip each one is covered in.
If you’re new to the keto scene, here are the basics: It’s a pattern of eating high fat, low carb meals. On a typical day, you’ll shoot for only 20 to 50 grams of carbs. So, you can make keto cookies as one of your snacks variations to eat in your mealtime break. Let’s make some cookies!