Keto & Paleo Chocolate “Oreo” Pie Crust (Gluten-free, Vegan)
Keto & Paleo Chocolate “Oreo” Pie Crust is a versatile no-bake crust rich with cocoa-flavored cookie crumbs. Perfect for refrigerator and freezer pies. Also Low Carb, Vegan and Gluten-free.
Servings 8 servings
- 1-1/2 cups blanched almond flour
- 1/4 cup butter melted and cooled slightly, or coconut oil for dairy-free/Vegan
- 1/4 cup cocoa powder
- 1/4 cup powdered sweetener for Keto: powdered allulose, erythritol or xylitol; for Paleo: powdered coconut sugar
- 1 teaspoon instant coffee optional, powdered in a coffee grinder if you have one handy, or use a mortar and pestle, or just add it as-is
- 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
Please don't skip this step, for the best flavor!: Place almond flour in medium-large size dry skillet. Toast over medium heat for about 4 minutes, until golden brown and toasted.
Transfer to mixing bowl. Add remaining dry ingredients: cocoa powder, sweetener, optional instant coffee and sea salt. Stir to mix.
Using a fork or handheld beaters, add butter and combine thoroughly.
Press into 9" pie plate. Chill in the refrigerator before filling.
Calories: 103kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 51mg | Potassium: 46mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 177IU | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 1mg