keto pumpkin spice earthquake cake

Keto Pumpkin Spice Earthquake Cake

  • Servings: 20
  • Difficulty: Easy
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If you're the type of person who can't decide between cookies, cheesecake, and layer cake, earthquake cake will rock your world.


Ingredients

  • 2 1/3 cups almond flour
  • 2/3 cup Swerve Granular or other granulated sweetener
  • 1/4 cup unflavored whey protein powder
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 large eggs
  • 2/3 cup pumpkin puree
  • 3/4 cup unsalted butter, melted and divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 8 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 3/4 cup Swerve Confectioners or other powdered sweetener
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/2 cup sugar-free chocolate chips

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 325F and grease a 9 x 13 glass or ceramic baking pan.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the almond flour, granular sweetener, protein powder, baking powder, pumpkin pie spice and salt. Stir in the eggs, pumpkin puree, 1/2 cup of the melted butter, and the vanilla until well combined.
  3. If the batter is very thick, add water 1 tablespoon at a time until batter is spreadable, but not pourable. Spread the batter evenly in the prepared pan.
  4. In another bowl, use an electric mixer to beat cream cheese with the remaining 1/4 cup of melted butter until smooth. Beat in the powdered sweetener. Dollop this mixture over the cake batter by the spoonful and sprinkle with the pecans. use a knife to swirl everything together. Sprinkle the top with chocolate chips.
  5. Bake 40 to 45 minutes, or until the cake is mostly set but the center is still slightly soft and jiggly when the pan is gently shaken. Remove and let cool completely in the pan before serving, and store any leftovers in the fridge.

Recipe Courtesy of PeteandGerrys.com

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I've been interested in healthy living for a couple of years and have been trying to find ways to do this myself and to share information to the public.

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