Chocolate Walnut Balls Recipe - Low Carb & Healthy

Low carb recipe for Chocolate Walnut Balls which belongs to the Sweets recipe category.

Ingredients Needed

  1. cup (115 g) butter, at room temperature
  2. 2 ounces (55 g) cream cheese
  3. cup (12 g) Splenda
  4. 2 tablespoons (16 g) stevia/FOS blend
  5. 1 egg
  6. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  7. 1 cups (120 g) sifted soy powder
  8. teaspoon salt
  9. 1 teaspoons baking powder
  10. 2 ounces (55 g) unsweetened baking chocolate
  11. cup (65 g) chopped walnuts

Cooking Instructions

Preheat the oven to 375F (190C, or gas mark 5).

With an electric mixer, cream the butter and cream cheese until soft and well combined, then the Splenda and stevia/FOS blend.

Add the egg and the vanilla and beat until well combined.

Sift the soy powder and then resift it with the salt and baking powder.

Add the powders to the butter mixture.

(It's easier to beat it in if you add it one-half at a time.

) Melt the chocolate and beat that in and then add the nuts.

Mix well.

Butter or spray cookie sheets with nonstick cooking spray.

Roll the dough into small balls and place them on the sheets.

Bake for 8 to 10 minutes.

Serving Yield

About 40 cookies

Nutrition Information

Each with 2 grams of carbohydrates and 1 gram of fiber, for a total of 1 gram of usable carbs and 1 gram of protein.