Low-Carb Tortilla Chips: A Healthy Snack for Any Occasion
Tortilla chips are a popular snack food that can be found in almost any grocery store.
However, for those following a low-carbohydrate diet, regular tortilla chips are off-limits.
This recipe for low-carb tortilla chips provides a tasty and healthy alternative.
- 1 cup almond flour
- 1/2 cup coconut flour
- 1 tsp salt
- 1 tsp chili powder
- 1 tsp cumin
- 1 egg
- 1/4 cup water
- Preheat oven to 350°F.
- In a medium mixing bowl, mix together almond flour, coconut flour, salt, chili powder, and cumin.
- In a separate bowl, whisk together the egg and water.
- Gradually add the egg and water mixture to the dry ingredients, stirring until a dough forms.
- Roll out the dough between two sheets of parchment paper until it’s about 1/8 inch thick.
- Using a pizza cutter or sharp knife, cut the dough into desired chip shapes.
- Place the chips onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and bake for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown.
- Remove the chips from the oven and let them cool completely before serving.
- Almond flour can be substituted with hazelnut flour or sunflower seed flour.
- Coconut flour can be substituted with another type of low-carb flour, such as flaxseed flour.
- Chili powder can be substituted with another type of seasoning, such as paprika or garlic powder.
- Add grated cheese to the dough for a cheesy twist on the chips.
- Sprinkle some seasoning on top of the chips before baking for added flavor.
- The chips can be stored in an airtight container for up to 1 week.
- To ensure even cooking, cut the chips into uniform shapes and sizes.
- For extra crunch, bake the chips for a few minutes longer.
- Always use a food thermometer to ensure that the internal temperature of the chips reaches 165°F. This will ensure that any potential bacteria have been destroyed.
My Take on Low-Carb Tortilla Chips
This low-carb tortilla chip recipe is a delicious and healthy alternative to traditional tortilla chips.
With just a few simple ingredients, you can enjoy a tasty snack without the added carbohydrates.
Give this recipe a try and see how it becomes a staple in your snack repertoire!
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