Pumpkin Pie Snowball Cookies, grain free, paleo and low carb version. #paleopumpkincookies #lowcarbpumpkincookies #snowballcookies
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Pumpkin Pie Snowball Cookies

Pumpkin Pie Snowball Cookies are snowball cookies with pumpkin pie flavor.
Prep Time8 mins
Cook Time23 mins
Total Time31 mins
Course: gluten free, grain free, low carb, paleo
Cuisine: cookies
Servings: 15
Calories: 81kcal
Author: Stacey

Ingredients

  • 1 ¼ cup almond flour where to buy almond flour
  • 1 tbsp coconut flour
  • 1/3 cup sweetener of choice: coconut sugar for paleo or for low carb use erythritol granular
  • ½ tbsp pumpkin pie spice
  • ¼ tsp cinnamon
  • 3 tbsp butter melted or coconut oil, melted
  • 1 egg yolk beaten
  • 3 tbsp pumpkin puree make sure pumpkin is the only ingredient
  • 2 tbsp crushed walnut pieces *optional
  • Coating for After Baking
  • 2 ½ tbsp . powdered sweetener of choice: grind up coconut sugar in blender or processor or for low carb use confectioners erythritol or grind up granular erythritol.
  • ½ tsp cinnamon

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 300 F°, and line or grease a cookie sheet. In a large mixing bowl combine: 1 ¼ cup almond flour, 1 tbsp coconut flour, 1/3 cup sweetener of choice, ½ tbsp. pumpkin pie spice, and ¼ tsp cinnamon. Mix together thoroughly.
  • Add to mixture: 3 tbsp melted butter or coconut oil, 1 egg yolk, and 3 tbsp pumpkin puree. Mix together thoroughly. Add in optional walnut pieces and stir in.
  • In a blender or processor, grind up the 2 ½ tbsp sweetener of choice until it is powdered (unless using a low carb brand of confectioner’s sweetener). Put the powdered sweetener of choice into a small to medium size bowl and mix in the ½ tsp cinnamon. Set aside.
  • Using hands or oiled or buttered hands to prevent sticking, roll a tbsp size of pumpkin dough into balls and place on cookie sheet in rows. Bake cookie pie balls in oven for 22 to 26 minutes. Check at 22 minutes to see if browning slightly. Remove from oven and cool slightly.
  • While cookie pie balls are still warm, rolls lightly into the powdered sweetener and cinnamon mixture. Serve and enjoy. Store unused portions in container in the fridge.

Notes

Nutritional Data for Low Carb version using erythritol sweetener ( I used Swerve): Serving Size: 1 ball out of 15 balls, Cal: 81, Carbs:4 g / Net Carbs: 2 g, Fiber: 2 g, Fat: 7 g, Protein: 2 g, Sodium: 18 mg, Sugar: 0 g.
*Nutritional data are estimates based on the products I used*

Nutrition

Calories: 81kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Fiber: 2g