Low-carb vanilla croissants

Low-carb Christmas baking that is rich in protein

goal Shape
Total time 90 mins
Schwierigkeit Easy
Nutritional value (per portion)
Kcal 35
Protein 2 g
Fat 3 g
KH 1 g
Ingredients …

20 Persons

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50 g crushed almonds
30 g Whey Protein Vanilla
Whey Protein Vanilla
Whey Protein Vanilla
The highest-quality protein with a high content of essential amino acids.
32.99 €
(43.99 €/1kg)
1 tsp bourbon vanilla
30 g soft butter
1 egg
1 g baking powder
1 pinch of salt

Low-carb vanilla croissants

Low-carb Christmas baking that is rich in protein

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You don’t want to miss out on sweet treats around Christmas time but want your snacks to be low-carb? Perfect! You can enjoy a delicious Christmas treat guilt-free with our recipe-for-low-carb-vanilla-croissants. And that with extra protein.


  • Preheat the oven to 150°C. Line a baking tray with baking paper.
  • Mix all of the ingredients in a bowl until you get an even dough.
  • Create a roll out of the dough and refrigerate for approx. 1 hour.
  • Cut the dough roll into 20 even pieces and shape them into crescent moons.
  • After that, place the vanilla croissants into the preheated oven and bake at 150°C for approx. 20 minutes.
  • Enjoy!


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