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Chocolate & Orange Spiced Granola

Makes 10 Servings|  Prep Time: 5 Min | Total Time: 1 Hour

Ingredients: 

Dry Ingredients:

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  • 1 cup almonds
  • 1 cup pecans
  • 1 cup shredded desiccated coconut
  • 1 cup flaked desiccated coconut
  • 1/2 cup almond flour
  • 1/4 cup chia seeds
  • 1/4 cup pumpkin seeds
  • 1/2 cup whey protein or egg white protein powder, chocolate or unflavored
  • 1/2 cup erythritol or Swerve
  • 1/4 cup cacao powder, unsweetened
  • 2 Tbsp fresh, organic orange zest (or 1 Tbsp dried)
  • 1 Tbsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp pink Himalayan salt

Wet Ingredients:

  • 1 large egg white
  • 1/4 cup butter, ghee, or coconut oil, melted
  • 15 to 20 drops liquid Stevia (as little as possible)
  • 2 Tbsp water

Instructions:

  • Preheat the oven to 300 ‘ F
  • Roughly chop the almonds and pecans.  
  • Place all the dry ingredients in a mixing bowl and combine well.
  • Add the egg white, melted butter, ghee, or oil, liquid Stevia, and water.  Mix well until the mixture resembles crumbly dough.
  • Transfer the mixture to a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.  Bake for 30 to 40 minutes, turning halfway through the cooking process.  Remove from the oven and let the granola cool.
  • When it’s reached room temperature, transfer the granola to a glass container .

Serve with coconut milk, cream, full-fat yogurt, or sour cream.

Nutrition Facts:

  • Total carbs: 15.7 g
  • Fiber: 10.6 g
  • Net Carbs: 5.1 g
  • Protein: 13.2 g
  • Fat: 28.9 g

A recipe from the “KetoDiet Cookbook” authored by Martina Slajerova