Chocolate & Orange Doughnuts


Who doesn’t love doughnuts (or if you prefer, donuts!)? Maybe someday someone will be able to perfect a low-carb version of a yeast raised doughnut, but for now we have the cake variety to dine on!

Dipping these bad-boys in chocolate adds a little crunch to the super soft baked doughnut! If you can’t find a low-carb chocolate you like, check out ChocoPerfection! Click the link below for free shipping!

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The only real catch to this recipe is owning a doughnut pan. If not you can always make muffins out of them! With a little less than 3 net carbs per doughnut, these are a great guilt-free treat!

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Chocolate Orange Cake Doughnuts


  • 1/2 cup plain unsweetened greek yogurt
  • 2 tbsp unsalted butter
  • ¼ cup Swerve Sweetener
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 3/4 cup almond flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 large orange, zested for garnish
  • 8 (10g) Dark Orange ChocoPerfection Bars


  1. Preheat oven to 350F and grease a nonstick doughnut pan.
  2. Add yogurt, butter, Swerve, vanilla and apple cider vinegar to a blender. Blend on low for 15 seconds.
  3. Then add almond flour, baking soda, and salt. Blend on low for 15 seconds until combined.
  4. Add eggs and blend on low for another 15 seconds. Then blend on high for 20 seconds until light and fluffy.
  5. Fill greased pan with about 2 oz. of batter per doughnut.
  6. Bake 15 to 18 minutes, until golden brown. Remove and let cool in pan for a few minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
  7. After the doughnuts have cooled, melt ChocoPerfection and dip each doughnut until one side is covered. Sprinkle with orange zest and serve!


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