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Best Keto Pizza

Certainly Keto
This is the best keto pizza we have had and we have tried a lot of them. This crust makes one round pizza pan. Feel free to double the recipe to make 2 pans.
4 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Main/Dinner
Cuisine Italian
Servings 8 Slices
Calories 164 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 2 oz cream cheese
  • cups shredded mozzarella or 1 cup shredded mozzarella and ½ cup shredded cheddar
  • 1 egg whisked
  • 3 Tbsp sour cream
  • 3/4 cup almond flour
  • 2 Tbsp vital wheat gluten
  • If you didn't want to use vital wheat gluten you can replace this with the same amount of oat fiber (it is tastier with the wheat gluten though).
  • Vital wheat gluten is a protein so unless your allergic to gluten it is fine for keto.

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 425°F.
  • Heat cream cheese and shredded cheese in the microwave at 30-second increments (until melted enough to mix together and it pulls away from the sides of the bowl).
  • Add sour cream and mix (this will cool down the cheese before you add the egg).
  • Whisk egg and mix into mixture.
  • Combine almond flour and vital wheat gluten and add to mixture.
  • Mix until well incorporated.
  • Place parchment paper on a round pizza pan.
  • Put the dough in the middle of the round pizza pan and rinse out the bowl that the dough was in.
  • Fill the bowl halfway with water. This is optional, but a great tip to help spread out the dough.
  • Dip your hands in the water and shake off the excess.
  • Spread the dough out over the whole pan with wet hands.
  • Redip your hands as needed and keep spreading the dough until the whole pan is covered.
  • Make sure there are no holes and it is pretty even.
  • Bake for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Brush the crust with garlic butter (this is optional, but I think it adds a great taste to the crust).
  • Add toppings of your choice and put the pizza back in the oven until toppings are heated up and the cheese is melted.
  • This will usually only take a couple of minutes.
  • Note: This crust makes one round pizza pan. Feel free to double the recipe to make 2 pans or use a cookie sheet and it makes a sheet pizza.

Notes

Nutrition is for the crust only. Make sure you add any toppings you put on into your macros.
Nutrition Facts
Best Keto Pizza
Amount Per Serving (1 slice)
Calories 164 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Fat 13g20%
Carbohydrates 3g1%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 11g22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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