Keto Lemonberry Coffee Cake

 

Keto Lemonberry Coffee Cake

Course Dessert
Cuisine Keto
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Servings 8 Servings
Calories 291 kcal

Ingredients

Cake

  • 5 eggs separated
  • 1/2 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1/3 cup whey protein powder
  • 1 scoop MCT powder optional
  • 2 Tbsp coconut flour
  • 1/4 cup keto sweetener
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp lemon zest optional
  • 2 Tbsp butter softened
  • 1/2 cup fresh or frozen berries

Topping

  • 3/4 cup unsweetened coconut shredded or flaked
  • 1 egg
  • 1 Tbsp butter softened
  • 1 Tbsp keto sweetener powdered
  • 1/4 cup chopped nuts optional

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 325° F. and prepare a 9x9 baking dish by greasing or spraying.

    Separate egg whites into mixer bowl, and yolks into a medium bowl

  2. Add cream of tartar to egg whites and beat on high speed until stiff peaks form.

  3. Mix remaining cake ingredients into bowl with egg yolks and mix well.

  4. The batter will be a little bit thick.

  5. Gently fold egg yolk mixture into egg whites, mix well, but be careful not to deflate the whites.

  6. Add fresh or frozen berries to the batter.

  7. Smooth cake batter into prepared baking dish. In a small dish mix all the topping ingredients together and sprinkle over the top of the cake batter. Bake for 40-45 mins until middle is completely set.

Recipe Notes

This recipe can be made completely tree nut and dairy free by not using the nuts on top, and substituting coconut oil for butter.

total fat 25 g

net carbs 4.2 g

protein 10.6 g

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