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Keto Chocolate Truffle (Paleo + Dairy Free)

These Keto Chocolate Truffles are filled with creamy chocolate and coated with a low card powdered sweetener. The perfect Keto/Paleo/Dairy Free sweet treat that only has 2 NET CARBS per truffle.

  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 16 truffles 1x


  • 1 cup Dark Chocolate Chips*  
  • 3/4 cup coconut milk, unsweetened canned 
  • 2 tablespoons ghee
  • 1/4 cup Swerve confectioners sweetener* + more for coating
  • 2 tablespoons almond butter 
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract


Stovetop Method:

  1. Put the sugar free chocolate chips into a large heat resistant glass bowl. Place the coconut milk, ghee, almond butter and sweetener into a small pot and heat over medium heat until it comes to a slight boil. Stir to dissolve the sweetener, then pour the hot creamy liquid over the chocolate chips and let sit for 5 minutes. Stir gently with a whisk until smooth and fully incorporated. Let cool then cover and refrigerate several hours until firm or over night.

Microwave Method:

  1. Pour the coconut milk into a microwave safe large glass bowl. Add the sweetener and mix with a spoon until dissolved. Add in the chocolate chips, ghee, almond butter and vanilla and microwave at full power for 1 minute. Let it sit for 5 minutes and stir gently with a whisk until fully incorporated. Let cool, then cover and refrigerate several hours until firm or over night.

Form the Truffles:

  1. Place a piece of waxed paper on your work surface. Scoop the firm chocolate from the bowl with a small dinner spoon. Roll each spoonful of chocolate into round “truffles” using your hands. (Just an FYI, this does get messy). 


  1. Once shaped, place around 1/4 cup of Swerve Confectioners Sweetener into a bowl and roll each truffle in the powder until coated. Keep in an airtight container in the fridge, but serve and enjoy closer to room temperature.


  • Dark Chocolate Chips, No Sugar or Dairy for Paleo
  • Lily’s Sugar Free Chocolate Chips for Keto
  • Feel free to use any kind of low carb confectioners sugar. There are a lot of great brands out there. There is even Monk Fruit in a powdered form. 
  • Sub peanut butter for almond butter if needed.
  • Sub coconut oil for ghee if needed.
  • Author: Ashley McCrary
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 5 minutes
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Stovetop/Microwave
  • Cuisine: Keto, Paleo, Gluten Free
  • Diet: Gluten Free


  • Serving Size: 1 Truffle
  • Calories: 97
  • Sugar: 0.1
  • Sodium: 1.7
  • Fat: 9
  • Carbohydrates: 8
  • Fiber: 6
  • Protein: 2
  • Cholesterol: 3.8

Keywords: Keto Chocolate Truffles, Truffles, Keto Chocolate, Keto, Dairy Free, Gluten Free