Low Carb Cinnamon Straws Recipe

I am loving these as my new favourite coffee/tea time snacks that are nice and light, easy to share, and satisfy that “pastry” type of craving.

Low Carb Cinnamon Straws
Low Carb Cinnamon Straws

Ingredients

1 cup Bob’s Red Mill Almond Flour Meal
1 tsp cinnamon
2 tsp sweetener (Splenda, Stevia, etc)
2 pinches nutmeg
1/4 cup butter
1 egg

Plus 1 tsp sweetener to dust

Combine dry ingredients in a medium bowl. Melt butter in microwave for 20-25 seconds and add to dry ingredients. Stir to combine. Add egg and stir to make dough. Roll teaspoon-sized portions out to straw shapes about 4-inches long and bake on parchment lined cookie sheet in a preheated oven at 350 degrees Fahrenheit 10-15 minutes. Dust with extra sweetener for prettiness.

Yields 14-20 straws. Less than 1 net carb per straw.

I used to eat biscotti in my pre-low carb days, so this is a nice treat to have dipped in my coffee con panna (served with whipped cream).

Low Carb Cinnamon Straws with Coffee Con Panna
Low Carb Cinnamon Straws with Coffee Con Panna

What is your favourite coffee time treat? Will you be trying this one out?
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