Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)

Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)

This Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving) includes a unique approach to ensure it’s very low carb and delicious! The keto ‘bread’ includes asiago and protein powder. The bread is buttery, yet still quite crispy. There’s a great crunch from the celery and pecans involved. With butter and savory spices, you’ll be convinced you are eating a carb heavy dressing, but this is definitely not! The results taste like dressing, with all the right flavors and textures!

THANKSGIVING SIDES

What is your favorite Thanksgiving side? Mine is definitely dressing (or stuffing)! In fact, I am sure I could eat this dressing daily!

Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)

 

PROTEIN POWDER:

With this recipe, I used Perfect Keto Protein Powder (unflavored). I find it gives the bread a light and airy texture, as bread should be, without being dense. If you have whey protein powder and want to use it instead, be careful. What I have found is that whey protein powder causes large blood sugar disruptions for me, by increasing my blood sugars. I would advise against using any sort of whey. If you don’t think you’re impacted, that’s fine. However, if you are unsure, definitely test your blood sugars before and after! It was shocking to me. Thus, I opted for this protein powder instead (unflavored): https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B072KFZ9TQ/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=B072KFZ9TQ&linkCode=as2&tag=ambersketokit-20&linkId=f673384ef5ffa1d3b3de6d55cd31e956

DRESSING:

In reality, I said this could serve 8 people, assuming you’ll be eating quite  a few additional sides. As for my husband and I, I ate about 1/3 of it and he finished the rest today. We happily enjoyed eating large portions, just due to how good it is! Also, we intermittent fast, so our breakfasts and lunches are generally larger.

Fortunately, this dressing is shockingly filling, as the fat isn’t overly obvious. It comes from the cheese, pecans, and butter, though! It’s definitely packed with fat and with limited carbs, in true keto terms. I hope you include this Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving) at your Thanksgiving!

Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)

Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)

5 from 2 votes
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Servings: 8 people
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Ingredients

Bread:

  • 3 scoops Keto Protein Powder
  • 1/2 cup Blanched Almond Flour
  • 3/4 tsp Pink Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Black Pepper
  • 3/4 tsp Xantham Gum
  • 2 large Eggs
  • 4 oz Aged Asiago Cheese

Vegetables, Nuts, & Spices:

  • 1/4 cup Chopped Yellow Onion
  • 3 medium Celery Stalks
  • 1 clove Garlic
  • 1/2 cup Chopped Pecans
  • 2 tbsp Unsalted Butter
  • 3/4 tsp Pink Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1 tsp Dried Sage
  • 4 sprigs Fresh Thyme

Dressing Assembly:

  • 1/2 cup Chicken Bone Broth

Instructions

Bread:

  • Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F, 177 degrees C.
  • In a medium sized mixing bowl, add your dry bread ingredients: protein powder, almond flour, salt, pepper, and xantham gum. Mix together.
  • Next, add your eggs and cheese. Combine until fully incorporated.
  • Spray a medium loaf pan with olive oil cooking spray. Add in the bread mixture. Bake it for 25-30 minutes, until golden.
  • Once golden, then broil for another 1-2 minutes. Once cooled, cut into small pieces.
    Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)

Dressing:

  • Chop your onion, celery, garlic, and pecans.
  • In a medium (oven safe) skillet over medium-low heat, add your butter. Next, add in the onion, celery, garlic, and pecans.
  • Season with salt, pepper, sage, and thyme.
    Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)
  • Stirring occasionally, cook until vegetables are tender.

Dressing Assembly:

  • Increase your oven temperature to 400 degrees F, 204 degrees C.
  • In your oven safe skillet, add your bread on top of the vegetable and nut mixture. Next, pour the chicken bone broth over the bread.
  • Bake dressing for 10 minutes at 400 degeres F, 204 degrees C. If liquids haven't reduced, then feel free to bake for another 5-10 minutes. Then, broil for 1 minute.
  • Serve and enjoy!!
    Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)

Nutrition Per Serving

Nutrition Facts
Keto Dressing (Thanksgiving)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 234 Calories from Fat 180
% Daily Value*
Fat 20g31%
Carbohydrates 4g1%
Fiber 2g8%
Protein 12g24%
* Be sure to calculate your Keto Macros!
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