Walnut Cardamom Snowballs

By ryanmmurano

Cardamom is a spice similar in flavor to cinnamon and complements the nutty taste of this cookie.

Walnut Cardamom Snowballs
Ingredients
  • 2 cups almond flour

  • 1 cup finely chopped walnuts

  • 2 tbsp coconut flour

  • 1 tsp baking powder

  • 3/4 tsp coarsely ground cardamom

  • 1/4 tsp salt

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened

  • 1/2 cup Swerve Sweetener or other granulated erythritol

  • 1 large egg

  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

  • 1/4 tsp stevia extract

  • 3/4 cup powdered Swerve Sweetener or other powdered erythritol

Directions
  1. For the cookies, preheat oven to 325F and line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.

  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together almond flour, chopped walnuts, coconut flour, cardamom, baking powder and salt.

  3. In a large bowl, beat butter with sweetener until light and fluffy, about 2 minutes. Beat in egg, vanilla and stevia extracts.

  4. Beat in almond flour mixture until dough comes together.

  5. Form dough into 3/4 inch balls and place on baking sheets about 1 inch apart.

  6. Bake 18 minutes, or until just lightly golden brown.

  7. In a medium bowl, place powdered sweetener. While cookies are still warm, place in sweetener and roll around to coat.

  8. Sprinkle remaining powdered sweetener over cookies as they cool.


Nutritional Facts

Servings
18
Serving Size
2 Cookies
Calories - 170
Carbohydrates - 5g
Total Fat - 16g
Protein - 5g
Sodium - 117mg
Dietary Fiber - 2g

dessert low carb gluten free dairy free bake