Considering sugar is a no-no on a keto diet, it can be a challenge to make keto desserts. However, with new sweeteners such as erythritol, monkfruit, and stevia it’s easy enough to make an array of cakes, cookies, and desserts, which are all keto-friendly.
There’s even sugar-free chocolate with minimal net carbs, so even chocoholics can enjoy a keto diet.
The good news with keto is that heavy cream, butter, nuts, and full-fat cream cheese is perfect for this diet. That means you can make delicious creamy desserts such as Creme Brulee that would have been out-of-bounds on other diets.
And you can whip these desserts up in minutes. You can also bake delicious cakes and cookies with butter, sweetener, and almond or coconut flour. There are also fruity desserts such as crumbles, mousses, cheesecake. Here’s our round up of the 15 best easy keto desserts.
These blueberry crumbles are made quickly and easily with a crumble topping made from almond flour. You can serve the crumbles individually in ramekins or in a large centerpiece dish. Serve with Greek yogurt or cream.
These coconut macaroons are a perfect keto choice. The recipe swaps out the sugar for sweetener and the rest is the same as a traditional coconut macaroon. Shredded coconut is naturally high in fat and low in net carbs so is a great keto ingredient. You can serve these macaroons with some sugar-free jam or sugar-free melted chocolate.
Creme brulee is a perfect easy keto recipe. Creme brulee is loaded with heavy cream, eggs and egg yolks. All you need to do is swap out the sugar for sweetener and you have a delicious, creamy dessert. It's quick to make the custard and the crunchy sugar topping. Finally, you can enjoy Creme Brulee guilt-free.
This delicious keto treat is easily whipped up. It combines pecans with brown erythritol, mascarpone, and heavy cream. This easy dessert is made in just five minutes and can be stored in the refrigerator for 2-3 days.
These delicous peanut butter cookies have just three ingredients and are ready to bake in minutes. All you need is peanut butter, sweetener, and an egg and you can whip up these cookies if you're in need of a peanut butter and sweet fix.
This keto chocolate lava cake has an amazing 0.8g net carbs. You can choose how runny or fudgy you want the cake by varying the cook time. This cake is made with sugar-free 85-99% cocoa solids chocolate for an elegant and rich, sophisticated chocolate flavor.
This chocolate mousse can be made in just five minutes. If you're craving something sweet, decadent and chocolatey it's the perfect go-to recipe. All you need is heavy cream, cocoa powder, and sweetener.
Lemon is delicious in desserts and just so happens to be a keto-friendly ingredient. These lemon bars have a crust and a filling but they are still quick and easy to make. Serve the lemon bars chilled straight from the refrigerator.
Using a sugar-free Jell-O mix is a quick cheat to make a keto-friendly dessert. Choose from a variety of flavors but make sure to use the sugar-free options. Top with sugar-free chocolate chips or nuts for a crunchy texture.
This made in a mug cheesecake is ready in minutes. It's ideal for when you're craving cheesecake, all you need is an egg, some cream cheese and some sweetener. And it has just 4g of net carbs.
When a sweet craving strikes, nothing else will do. Many of these desserts are made in five to ten minutes or less, and with store cupboard ingredients.
To enjoy keto-friendly desserts make sure you invest in a low carb sweetener and you can make virtually any dessert you like. If these desserts have you in the mood for baking, then be sure to check out our 15 Best Keto Bread Recipes.