Santa Claus is comin’ to town, and you know what that means: Christmas cookies. While traditional holiday cookies are loaded with carbs, you can make low-carb, sugar-free batches that taste just as scrumptious as the cookies you grew up eating. Check out these nine delicious keto-friendly cookie recipes below, and have a very merry low-carb Christmas!
Chocolate peppermint stars
Placing a star on top of the tree is a holiday tradition, and so is baking star-shaped cookies. You won't believe these chocolate and iced cookies by All Day I Dream About Food are free of both sugar and eggs.
This mouthwatering recipe by Wholesome Yum requires only four ingredients and has just one gram net carbs per cookie. We know, it’s a real-life Christmas miracle.
No one should miss out on the excitement of decorating gingerbread men cookies, and that includes keto dieters. This recipe by All Day I Dream About Food has taken the yuletide classic and made it low-carb and sugar-free.
Peanut butter cookies
Baby, all I want for Christmas is…this peanut butter cookie recipe by Kalyn’s Kitchen. They have no sugar or gluten—what more could a girl ask for?
This recipe by Keto Diet App is the ultimate holiday gift. It calls for just five ingredients and can be baked in only 25 minutes. Not to mention, the flavor is out of this world. Thank you, Santa!
Lemon sugar cookies
How annoying is it when you bite into a lemon dessert and it's all sweet with no sour? That’s Low Carb?! says it’s one of her biggest pet peeves too, which is why she made this recipe that strikes the perfect balance of the two flavors.
Chocolate dipped peanut butter cookie sandwiches
If you think there’s a cookie combination more perfect than peanut butter and chocolate, you’re seriously mistaken. This recipe by Peace, Love and Low Carb puts the delicious duo in the spotlight.
Chocolate chip cookies
We get it: for some people, holiday baking can be downright stressful. That’s why Fat For Weight Loss crafted this cookie recipe that can be made in just 20 minutes. You know you can’t go wrong with classic chocolate chip.
So you’re not really a chocolate person, but sugar cookies are kind of boring in your opinion. What do you bake? Gnom-gnom has the answer: snickerdoodles. They’re lightly tangy with notes of cinnamon, making for an irresistible flavor combo.
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