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Low Carb Appetizer~ Red, White & Blue

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This amazing low carb appetizer recipe is insanely easy to make and the WOW factor is certainly there. Little hands can help with assembling this beautiful dish for your picnic or gathering. 

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Eating good doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy picnics or BBQ’s. With this easy low carb appetizer recipe, you can enjoy a low-carb dish that your guest will love.

Low-Carb Snacks: Berries

Strawberries, blackberries, and raspberries can be eaten in small amounts on a keto low-carb diet. Even blueberries are allowed on the keto diet in small portions. That’s because berries are lower in carbohydrates and in sugar.

  • Raspberries – 1/2 cup contains 3 grams of net carbs.
  • Blackberries – 1/2 cup contains 4 grams of net carbs.
  • Strawberries – 1/2 cup contains 6 grams of net carbs.
  • Blueberries – 1/2 contains 6 grams of net carbs.

More importantly, berries have a low glycemic load and index, making them a perfect choice for keto or low carb appetizer snacks.

For an AH-MAZ-Ing Berry dessert topping recipe, you can try my Keto Berry Topping Recipe. 

Low Carb Appetizer Ingredients

  • Blueberries or Blackberries
  • Raspberries or Strawberries
  • Miniature Marshmallows** (you can substitute with another fruit like apples, bananas or pears tossed with lemon juice (to prevent browning) if desired)
  • 12 Bamboo Skewers

** If you are following a low-carb diet, here is a Keto-Friendly, healthy Marshmallow Recipe

Directions 

  1. Get five bamboo skewers and your ingredients ready.
  2. Skewer a raspberry sliding it halfway down the skewer, then a marshmallow, raspberry, marshmallow, finish with four blueberries depending on the size of your blueberries. Do all five skewers this way.
  3. Take the remaining 7 skewers and layer your fruit and marshmallows, always starting and ending with a raspberry. Ours have four raspberries and three marshmallows.
  4. Place on a serving tray and watch your guest enjoy!

This red, White and Blue-Berry Low Carb Appetizer is that simple

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Low carb doesn’t have to mean ‘diet’ or lack flavor. Your guests can enjoy the same foods you do with our recipes. All of our recipes are easy to make without complicated ingredients and packed full of flavor.

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