Today – 5 Ways to Use Almond Flour in Your Recipes
Almond flour, also sometimes known as almond meal, is often used in gluten free and paleo diet recipes.
Incredibly nutritious and delicious, it is definitely worth getting your hands on if you’re looking to make your home cooked meals healthier.
To help you out further, we’ve come up with the 5 best and easiest ways to put it to use! Read on to discover some great ways to use almond flour in your recipes.
Ways to Use Almond Flour in Your Recipes
Almond Flour Crackers
Perfectly crunchy and absolutely delicious, you would definitely want to try using almond flour as the base ingredient for your homemade crackers. This recipe is super simple, and there’s so many ways you can customize it!
All you need to do is combine some almond flour with some sea salt, tapioca, sunflower seeds (or any other healthy seeds), herbs and spices of your choice in a food processor with some oil and water, until a thick dough is formed. After that, its just rolling the dough, cutting it out and popping it in the oven for around 10 minutes or so!
Coconut Cookie Energy Bites
These nutty cookie energy bites are perfect to whip up during the weekend, and you can store them for weeks too!
With less than 2 carbs per serving, they are the perfect low carb snack option. All you need to do is mix together some almond flour with vanilla extract, coconut flakes/grated coconut, butter, some sea salt and a sweetener. Once combined, roll them into balls, cover them with coconut flakes and that’s it!
Ways to Use Almond Flour in Your Recipes – Almond Flour Zucchini Crisps
Here’s taking those zucchini crisps up a notch folks! Start by cutting a whole zucchini into thin slices and combining some almond flour with some garlic powder, sea salt, thyme and black pepper in a small bowl. Next, you need to whisk a small egg set it aside.
Finally, dip zucchini slices in the egg mixture, followed by the almond flour mixture, and then bake it for 5-7 minutes on each side.
Ways to Use Almond Flour in Your Recipes -Almond Flour Cookies
Okay, you probably guessed this one coming! Almond flour has been the most popular ingredient for all those low carb and keto snacks, especially for those who love everything sweet, but are still watching their sugar intake.
Look up a basic cookie recipe, and give it your twist! Top it with nuts, chocolate chips, dried berries, lemon zest, grated ginger or whatever it is that you prefer!
Almond Flour & Zucchini Tater Tots
Packed with healthy goodness of sweet potatoes, zucchini and almond flour, these tater tots are a must try if you’re looking for a healthy snack option for you and your little ones! Plus, they’re incredibly easy to make too. Simply mix together some grated zucchini, sweet potatoes, salt, pepper, almond flour and your favourite spice mix with a bit of oil, and combine well.
Roll it out into the shape of tots, and bake ‘em until nice and crisp. Or even better, you can pop them in the air fryer to get that nice, crispy outer layer.
I hope you found Ways to Use Almond Flour in Your Recipes useful – have you used it in anything? If you have please leave me a comment below and tell me how
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