Desserts - Phase 2 - 3-ingredient Low-carb Lemon Icebox Pie




crenita
02-07-2013, 11:53 AM
Got this from Jimmy Moores site .. I have a friend coming to visit, that LOVES lemon pie.. so I am going to surprise her with one that I can eat as well.

3-INGREDIENT LOW-CARB LEMON ICEBOX PIE

16 ounces Cream cheese-whipped
8 ounces plain yogurt, Greek style with live cultures
3 packets of Crystal LightŪ On the Go powdered lemonade mix
or your favorite sugar-free lemonade mix to make 6 cups
(Optional) 2 teaspoons grated lemon zest

Beat all ingredients together. Pour into cooled Almond Pie Crust (SEE BELOW). Refrigerate until set. Top with sugar-free whipped topping if desired.

Servings: 10

Per serving (filling only): Total Carb: 2.6g, Fiber: 0, Net Carb: 2.6g*
*Count excludes 8 grams of sugar that have been eaten by the bacteria in the yogurt.

LOW-CARB ALMOND PIE CRUST

1 cup finely chopped almonds or almond meal
2 packets or 4 teaspoons granular Splenda
2 tablespoons butter, melted
A few grains of salt
2 tablespoons of egg white, beaten with a fork

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Stir all ingredients together and press into a 9-inch pie pan. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until browned. Let cool.

Servings: 10

Per serving: Total Carb: 1.2g, Fiber: 0.6g, Net Carb: 0.6g