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Keto Turtles - Keys Nutrition

Delicious bites of chocolate, caramel and crunchy pecans! Totally keto version. ❤️
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Ingredients Caramel :
- 6 tablespoons of Swerve brown sugar (available here)
- 3 tablespoons xylitol (available here)
- 1/2 cup of 35% cream
- 1/4 tsp. xanthan gum (available here)
- 5 tbsp. butter
- 1/4 tsp. salt
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Method :
In a large saucepan over medium heat, combine sweeteners and butter. Bring to a boil and cook for 3 to 5 minutes, watching carefully to avoid burning. Remove from heat and add the cream. The mixture will bubble vigorously. Return the mixture to the heat and bring to a boil again. Boil for 3 minutes, watching carefully. Sprinkle the surface with xanthan gum and whisk to combine. Whisk in salt. Let caramel cool until thickened but still runny, about 1 hour.
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Ingredients Roasted Pecans and Chocolate :
- 2 cups pecan halves
- 4 oz unsweetened chocolate of your choice (available here)
1 tbsp. butter
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Method :
Meanwhile, preheat oven to 350F and line a cookie sheet with parchment paper or a silicone baking mat. Spread the pecans on the baking sheet in a single layer and bake for 7 to 10 minutes, until toasted. Arrange the pecans in clusters of 3 or 4, making 20 to 24 clusters. Drizzle a few teaspoons of caramel over each pecan cluster, making sure some of the caramel touches each pecan. Place the cookie sheet in the freezer to harden the caramel. In a small bowl in a double boiler, combine the chocolate and the tablespoon of butter. Stir until chocolate is melted, then drizzle over cooled clusters. let harden and enjoy! 😋
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Makes 24 "Turtles"
[1.5g net carbs per serving]
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Credit: Keto Quebec
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