Low Carb Pigs in Blankets

These "Pigs in Blankets" are low carb, gluten free, and keto-friendly - and perfect for your festive party!

Course Party
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 426 kcal

Ingredients

  • cups shredded mozzarella
  • ¾ cup almond flour
  • 2 tbs cream cheese
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1 tsp Italian seasoning
  • 20 Klement's Cocktail Smokies
  • ½ red bell pepper optional garnish

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 400F.
  2. Put the mozzarella and cream cheese in a medium size microwaveable bowl and cook on full power for 1 minute. Stir and then cook for another 30 seconds. Stir in the beaten egg, almond flour, and Italian seasoning.
  3. Allow to cool slightly then knead the dough with your hands for a minute.
  4. Spread the dough thinly out onto a chopping board and cut it into small rectangles. Wrap each cocktail smokie in a piece of dough and place seam-side down on a lined baking sheet.
  5. Bake for 12-15 minutes until browned on top.
  6. For the garnish, cut the red bell pepper into five pieces to make the "bow" of the wreath.

Recipe Notes

Makes about 20

5g net carbs per serving of 5 sausages

Nutrition Facts
Low Carb Pigs in Blankets
Amount Per Serving (5 sausages)
Calories 426 Calories from Fat 315
% Daily Value*
Fat 35g54%
Saturated Fat 12g75%
Cholesterol 110mg37%
Sodium 762mg33%
Potassium 166mg5%
Carbohydrates 7g2%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 21g42%
Vitamin A 905IU18%
Vitamin C 19mg23%
Calcium 282mg28%
Iron 1.9mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.