The summer is full of fun and tasty celebrations like National Cheesecake Day, which falls on July 30th. You may be asking yourself if you can take part in the festivities while still achieving your Atkins goals; and believe it or not, dessert lovers can still enjoy their favorite sweet treats while maintaining a low carb lifestyle! Start baking today with these five delicious low carb and keto cheesecake recipes:
1. Classic Low Carb Cheesecake
You can never go wrong with the classics, and cheesecake purists will love this traditional Atkins and keto cheesecake recipe. Our Creamy Cheesecake with Macadamia and Pine Nut Crust is built on a foundation of crushed macadamia and pine nuts and gets its fluffy texture by combining cream cheese, sugar, eggs, and vanilla extract. This low carb cheesecake is a creamy dessert that will satisfy any sweet tooth. Each serving contains 11.2g protein and 7.2g net carbs.
2. Peanut Butter Chocolate Cheesecake Bombs
Another great keto cheesecake recipe is our Peanut Butter Chocolate Cheesecake Bombs. Although the recipe calls for three Atkins Advantage Caramel Double Chocolate Crunch Bars, you can swap out Atkins bars to create different types of low carb cheesecake bombs. If you’re looking for gooey-goodness, go for the Atkins Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bar. Or give your bombs a granola crunch with an Atkins Cranberry Almond Bar. Each serving contains 5.2g protein and 2.6g net carbs. Remember, these nutritional numbers can vary based on the type of snack bar and nut butter used.
3. Chocolate Mint Cheesecake Bars
Chocolate Mint Cheesecake Bars are yet another flavorful and low carb take on the traditional cheesecake recipe. This sweet and minty low carb cheesecake recipe can even be customized by topping the bars with creative designs made from sugar-free chocolate syrup. Each serving contains 4.9g protein and 4.7g net carbs
4. Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake
Indulge in a rich, creamy low carb and keto cheesecake with a smooth taste and the warm flavor of pumpkin spices. This Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake would be a hit on National Cheesecake Day, but you could also save it for the fall as a low carb Thanksgiving dessert! Each serving contains 9.7g protein and 7.2g net carbs.
5. Chocolate Mousse Mini Cheesecakes
Bring on the bite-sized goodness with decadent and fluffy Chocolate Mousse Mini Cheesecakes. This keto cheesecake recipe is perfect for entertaining guests because everyone can have their own personal dessert. Each serving contains 8.6g protein and 5.2g net carbs.
Enjoy one or several of these delicious recipes with your friends and family for National Cheesecake Day. If you are looking for low carb or keto alternatives to your favorite desserts, be sure to check out our Atkins dessert recipe library for even more inspiration!