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Desserts / Peanut & Almond butter Cookies
« on: September 20, 2021, 07:14:13 PM »
Had bad craving for penut butter cookies

Twist on there are they are low car no brown sugar an also made with Almond Butter

3 in cookie comes out to 7 net carbs so not bad at all and taste really good


1/2 cup almond flour
1/2 cup Carbalose flour
1 extra large egg
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup almond butter
1/2 erythitol sweetner
4 packs stevia

Mix well and should hand brown sugar out of the box consistancy.   Roll into balls and flaten down with a fork
just to where its flatter but not to thin. Bake at 350 for about 15 mins and let cool   

Side Dishes / Cheese balls like hushpuppies
« on: September 10, 2021, 06:54:58 PM »
Low Car Cheese (hushpuppies) LOL

Found a recipe on line for cheese balls but were WAY to high in carbs, so I decided to make them my way to see if they would work.


4 oz  Cheddar Cheese
4 oz  Mozzarella Cheese
2 ex-large Eggs
1 cup Carb Quick Mix (Wal-Mart) carries and Amazon
3/4 cup Low carb Flour (Amazone)
Salt to taste
Half and Half 2 Tbp or enough to make the dough like playdough

Deep fry at 325 till golden brown and let drian on paper towel.

Texture was dang near perfect and taste was good (although Kimmie had to tell me becouse I still have 0 taste buds from covid

upload pictures online

Side Dishes / Re: Low carb stove top stuffing
« on: September 02, 2021, 08:59:33 PM »
It was good, texture not bad.  Not as good as reg-bread but it was good

Side Dishes / Low carb stove top stuffing
« on: August 16, 2021, 07:56:45 PM »
Wanted to make my version of low carb "Stove Top Stuffing"

I used low carb bread from Aldi's amd mixed what I felt like it would take to make it. 

2 cups bread (cut into cubes and dried)
1/4 tsp Sage
1/4 tsp Parsley
1/2 cup water
3 Tbs butter (real butter)
1/2 tsp Garlic (from jar cut up bits)
1/2 tsp chicken powder
pinch of salt   

Bring all but bread to a nice simmer and mix well then add bread and stir, then cover for about 5 mins then fluff with fork and serve

Beef / Chick-Fil-A burgers?
« on: July 05, 2021, 12:24:14 PM »
A few years back I started to use pickle juice as a brine for chicken just like Chick-fil-A does and it works great.
As close to Thiers as I can get without using the breading.

So Saturday it hit me I have a chance to brine hamburger in pickle and see how it goes.

Well I took two patties and a little pickle juice let them soak for 12 hrs and wow it was good!  If you like pickles on your burger you will love this!

Sorry no finished pictures they were gone before I got to my phone!


Beef / Beef and gravy
« on: June 07, 2021, 06:58:56 PM »
Take a Chuck roast slice real thin and remove as fat as you can.
Add 3 oz of real butter into a pan and turn on heat to med high
next brown meat and then remove meat to a bowl. Next toss a small white
onion into the butter and cook down for 15 to 20 mins. When the onions are
cooked add 10 oz beef broth and salt and pepper to taste. Next add the meat back
to the pan and let it simmer for 30 mins.  After the meat has simmered add 3 Tbs
Low Carb flour (Amazon has it) to about 1/2 cup water and mix well then add to the
pan and stir till it thickens add a topp and let simmer for a min of 1 hr I go
2 hrs because I like the meat very tender.

Bread used was no carb bread from Aldi's good stuff! 

Chicken / Another try at a Chick-fil-A
« on: June 04, 2021, 12:13:11 PM »
Another try at Chick-fil-A copy

Used ground chicken for starters.  Would not require the long
brining time for the pickle juice


1 lb   Ground chicken
3 Tbs pickle juice
3/4    Carb Quick flour (as a binder)
1      EGG
S&P    to taste

Mix well and put in freezer for awhile (helps set up for forming)


2 cups Parmesean cheese
2 cups Low car bread ground into bread crumbs
2 Tbs Parsley
S&P to taste

Pat out into patties and coat with mix and out back in fridge for 30 mins
this helps the coating stay on

Pan fry till golden brown.



Seafood / Coconut Shrimp with sweet sauce low carb
« on: May 27, 2021, 04:06:54 PM »
Coconut shrimp and sweet tangy sauce

Kimmie found this awhile back on a low carb cooking site.


25 to 35 large shrimp
1 1/2 cups unsweeten coconut flakes
4     eeg whites
1 1/2 cups of coconuut flour


1/2 cup unsweeten apercot jelly or jam
1/2 tsp red pepper flakes
1 1/2   Tbs of lemon juice
1 1/2  red wine vinager
1     packet of Stevia

1st Coat shrimp with coconut flour
2nd Coat shrimp with egg wash
3rd Coat shrimp in coconut flake
4th Bake at 400 for 15 min's and flip.  You want the cocnut
to brown and crisp up on both sides.

So while the shrimp is in the oven mix up the sauce for either dipping
or you can coat the cooked shrimp like in the picture

Casseroles & Other Main Dishes / Re: It's finally here!
« on: May 20, 2021, 04:03:00 PM »
Had a job change right after I got this in.  Been so busy trying to figure out the new software I have not had time  but looking forward to it soon

Just wish there were more hrs in a day

Baking / Re: OK folks, Post your best bread recipes
« on: May 20, 2021, 04:01:08 PM »
Will look at them soon. Thanks!

General Discussion / Another weekend project
« on: May 20, 2021, 03:26:03 PM »
Kimmie had me build this from scrap drawers she found

General Discussion / Re: New hamburger buns at Wal mart
« on: May 16, 2021, 11:07:08 PM »
Dang good even for the price point.  I recommend them if you want burgers and the even have hotdog buns available.  Picture on Monday

General Discussion / New hamburger buns at Wal mart
« on: May 16, 2021, 09:58:54 PM »
Found some new hamburger buns  at Walmart gonna try the in a bit.   Will post on how they are and are they worth the 2.98 price for 4 if them

A few weeks ago my mother in-law bought an old curio cabinet and asked if I could restore it.

I like a challenge so I said sure I would do it BUT it will take some time to finish

Well 2 weeks later this is what she ended up with

Casseroles & Other Main Dishes / It's finally here!
« on: April 22, 2021, 12:16:11 PM »
Life has been crazy around here but I finally got my LUPIN flour to make stuff with !

Can't wait to start making pasta with it

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