Low-Carb Spicy Cheese Crackers

Serves 8

Ingredients

  • 2 cups almond flour
  • 1/4 tsp onion powder
  • 1/8 tsp chili powder
  • 1/8 tsp cayenne pepper (optional)
  • 1/4 tsp salt (optional)
  • 2 egg whites from large eggs
  • 1 cup grated cheddar cheese

Preparation

  1. Preheat the oven to 325 F. Cut a piece of parchment paper to fit perfectly on the bottom of an 11 x 16 1/2-inch sheet pan.
  2. In a bowl, combine the almond flour and seasonings. Stir in the egg whites with a fork. Add the cheese and stir until dough forms.
  3. Crumble the dough evenly onto the parchment paper. Cover the dough with a sheet of greased wax paper. Using a rolling pin, roll the dough into a smooth, even layer the same size as the sheet pan.
  4. Carefully peel off the wax paper. Using a sharp knife, score the dough into 80 crackers (8 x 10).
  5. Bake the dough for 10-11 minutes or until it is lightly browned.
  6. Allow the dough to cool for a few minutes, then separate the crackers. Store in an airtight container.

Nutritional Information per Serving

Serving size = 10 crackers

  • 235 Calories
  • 20 g Fat
  • 204 mg Sodium
  • 6.5 g Carbohydrate
  • 3 g Fiber
  • 11 g Protein

Source: Yummly

Photo credit: jmackinnell on Flickr

Not every recipe on our site is appropriate for every person with diabetes. Please follow the recommendations of your doctor, dietitian or nutritionist.

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