Keto Pigs In A Blanket

Enjoy the ultimate keto comfort food with our Keto Pigs In A Blanket! These delectable bites wrap hot dogs in a cheesy keto fat head dough, offering a low-carb twist on the classic favorite.

With a savory flavor that’s sure to please, these appetizers are a cinch to prepare and perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re following a keto or low-carb lifestyle, these tasty treats are a must-try!

Keto pigs in a blanket served on a wooden serving board for party appetizers.

What is Keto Pigs In A Blanket?

Keto Pigs In A Blanket are a delightful treat where hot dogs are enveloped in a cheesy fathead dough, then baked until golden perfection.

They make fantastic keto appetizers, with a quick 10-minute prep time, and they’re low carb, keto-friendly, and gluten-free.

These delectable bites are also affectionately known as little piggies.

What does keto pigs in a blanket taste like?

Keto Pigs In A Blanket taste remarkably similar to traditional hot dogs but with a low carb and keto-friendly twist.

What ingredients do I need to make keto pigs in a blanket?

  • Almond Flour – a low-carb and keto-friendly alternative to wheat flour. Can be found in most supermarkets. 
  • Baking Powder – this helps the garlic bread rise when baking.
  • Salt – sea salt preferred.
  • Garlic Powder – dried and ground garlic in a bottle. 
  • Onion Powder – dried and ground onion in a bottle. 
  • Mozzarella Cheese – dry shredded Mozzarella cheese. 
  • Cream Cheese – block cream cheese. 
  • Hot Dogs – your preferred brand of hot dogs.
  • Egg – beaten used for egg wash. 
  • Toasted Sesame Seed optional garnish
  • Ketchup – use sugar-free ketchup for a keto-friendly sauce.

What kind of hot dog sausages should I use?

  • Hot Dogs
  • Polish Sausage
  • Bratwurst
  • Frankfurter
  • Little Smokies

Keto pigs in a blanket being dipped into keto friendly sugar free ketchup.

What are the instructions to make keto pigs in a blanket?

Begin by mixing almond flour, baking powder, salt, garlic powder, and onion powder together in a bowl.

In a separate microwave-safe bowl, combine shredded mozzarella and cream cheese, microwaving in 15-30 second intervals, stirring between each until fully melted.

Blend the dry ingredients with the melted cheese mixture, kneading until a dough forms.

Shape the dough into balls, flatten them with the palm of your hand, place a piece of hot dog on each and roll them up.

Arrange the wrapped hot dogs on a baking tray lined with parchment paper or a silicone mat. Brush them with an egg wash and bake at 350°F for 19-21 minutes or until they turn golden brown.

Serve these delectable keto treats with ketchup, mustard, or a dipping sauce of your choice.

What to serve with keto pigs in a blanket?

Keto Pigs In A Blanket can be served as a main dish, and classic sides that pair well with hot dogs are excellent choices to complement them. Consider options like:

  • Pickles
  • Garden Salad
  • Sauerkraut
  • Coleslaw
  • Chili

Keto pigs in a blanket served on a white plate with keto friendly sugar free ketchup, top down shot.

How to store leftovers?

To store leftovers of Keto Pigs In A Blanket, simply place them in an airtight container in the fridge, where they will stay fresh for 5-7 days.

When ready to enjoy them again, reheat them in the microwave for a quick and convenient meal.

What is the nutrition information for this keto pigs in a blanket recipe? 

  • 197 Calories 
  • 4g Carbohydrates
  • 1g Fiber
  • 10g Protein
  • 16g Fat 
  • 56mg Cholesterol
  • 427mg Sodium
  • 41mg Potassium
  • 219mg Calcium
  • 1mg Iron
  • 324ui Vitamin A
  • 0mg Vitamin C

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  • Prepping Time 10M
  • Cooking Time 20M
  • Total Time 30M
  • Net Carb/Roll ~1.5g
  • Servings 6 Rolls

Ingredients

Directions

1) Gather all ingredients.

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2) Preheat oven to 350F and line baking sheet with silicone baking mat (parchment paper works as well).

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3) Cut hot dogs in half and set aside.

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4) Combine Almond Flour, Baking Powder, salt, garlic powder and onion powder in a bowl. Mix well and set aside.

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5) In a different large microwavable bowl, add shredded mozzarella and cream cheese. Microwave for 30-45 seconds, take out and stir, then microwave for 30-45 more seconds and stir again. Continue this process until the cheese is completely melted.

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6) Add the Almond Flour mixture into the cheese bowl while still warm, quickly knead with hands until dough like consistency and everything is fully combined. If dough cools too much just microwave for a few seconds, take out and knead again.

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7) Separate dough into 6 equal parts, take one part and form a ball. Next, flatten out the ball with the palm of your hand, wrap it around the hot dog and place onto a silicone baking mat. Repeat until all the mix is used.

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8) Beat egg in a bowl, gently brush onto buns (egg wash), and then sprinkle on optional Toasted Sesame Seed.

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9) Bake for 19-21 minutes, until buns are firm and slightly golden brown. Serve with optional dipping Sugar Free Ketchup and enjoy warm!

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Keto pigs in a blanket served on a wooden serving board for party appetizers.

Keto Pigs In A Blanket

Enjoy the ultimate keto delight with our Keto Pigs In A Blanket, low carb, cheesy, and perfect for snacking. This recipe elevates the classic comfort food, making it a must-try for those following a keto lifestyle.
4.92 from 12 votes
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Worldwide
Keyword: keto hot dogs, keto pigs in a blanket, low carb hot dogs, low carb pigs in a blanket
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 6
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Calories: 197kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Gather all ingredients.
  • Preheat oven to 350F and line baking sheet with silicone baking mat (parchment paper works as well).
  • Cut hot dogs in half and set aside.
  • Combine Almond Flour, baking powder, salt, garlic powder and onion powder in a bowl. Mix well and set aside.
  • In a different large microwavable bowl, add shredded mozzarella and cream cheese. Microwave for 30-45 seconds, take out and stir, then microwave for 30-45 more seconds and stir again. Continue this process until the cheese is completely melted.
  • Add the Almond Flour mixture into the cheese bowl while still warm, quickly knead with hands until dough like consistency and everything is fully combined. If dough cools too much just microwave for a few seconds, take out and knead again.
  • Separate dough into 6 equal parts, take one part and form a ball. Next, flatten out the ball with the palm of your hand, wrap it around the hot dog and place onto a silicone baking mat. Repeat until all the mix is used.
  • Beat egg in a bowl, gently brush onto buns (egg wash), and then sprinkle on optional Toasted Sesame Seed.
  • Bake for 19-21 minutes, until buns are firm and slightly golden brown. Serve with optional dipping Sugar Free Ketchup and enjoy warm!

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Nutrition

Calories: 197kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 16g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 56mg | Sodium: 427mg | Potassium: 41mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 324IU | Calcium: 219mg | Iron: 1mg
*Values Based Per Serving
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