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Keto Strawberry Lemon

These Keto Strawberry Lemon Muffins are the perfect healthy breakfast, dessert or even snack option. Each muffin only has 5 NET carbs and are also Keto, Paleo, Gluten and Dairy Free. 
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time25 minutes
Course: Dessert/Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Diet: Gluten Free
Keyword: dairy-free, Keto Desserts, Keto Muffins, Lemon Strawberry Muffins, Muffins, paleo
Method: Oven
Servings: 12 muffins
Author: Ashley McCrary


  • Dry Ingredients:2 3/4 cups almond flour1/2 cup granulated monk fruit*2 teaspoons baking powderpinch of salt
  • Wet Ingredients:3 large eggs1 teaspoon vanilla extract2 tablespoons lemon juice1 cup chopped strawberries3 tablespoon ghee melted or vegan butter1/4 cup coconut milk
  • Glaze:3/4 cup powdered swerve*1 tablespoon lemon juice1/2 lemon zested1 tabelspoon coconut milk1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract


  • Preheat the oven to 350°F and line a cupcake pan with 12 paper liners.
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together the dry ingredients.  In a large bowl, whisk together the wet ingredients.
  • Use a rubber spatula to fold the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients in ¼-cup increments.once combined, carefully fold in the strawberries. Spoon the batter evenly into the paper liners.
  • Bake until a toothpick inserted into the center of a muffin comes out clean, 18 to 20 minutes. Remove the muffins from the oven and transfer to a rack and allow to cool in the pan for 5 to 10 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, add all of the glaze ingredients to a bowl and mix together with a spoon. If you want the glaze a little thicker, simply add another tablepsoon or so of the powdered sweetener.
  • Transfer the glaze to the fridge for 5-10 minutes and allow to cool. As the glaze cools, it will begin to thicken.
  • Drizzle each muffin with the glaze and lemon zest before serving. If leftovers, store in an airtight container. Will last up to 1 week.


  • If you need a clean baking powder use 1/2 teaspoon baking soda and 1 1/2 teaspoon cream of tarter in place. 
  • Feel free to sub any granulated keto sweetener of choice for the monk fruit. If you are not worried about it being keto, you can also sub coconut sugar. 
  • Feel free to sub any keto powedered sugar for the Powdered Swerve
  • Last up to 4 days: Cool the muffins completely before storing. Line an airtight container with paper towels and place the muffins on top in a single layer. Seal with an airtight lid. If the paper towels become damp, replace them every few days. Muffins will last up to four days stored this way.
  • Freeze: If you can't eat them all in once setting, no worries, you can even through them in the freezer in a freezer proof container for up to 3 months. Simply thaw and enjoy!


Serving: 1muffin | Calories: 206kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 54mg | Sodium: 214mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g