Low Carb Lemon Cheesecake
Low Carb Lemon Cheesecake
Prep time: 15 mins
Cooking time: 20 mins

*** Small cooking scales used to measure ingredients

The Base

  • 150 g almond meal flour
  • 55 g melted butter
  • 50 g desiccated shredded coconut unsweetened
  • 1 tablespoon lemon rind

The Cheesecake Filling

  • 12 g gelatin powder
  • 200 ml boiling water
  • 200 ml cold water
  • 500 g cream cheese full fat
  • 4 tbsp lemon zest
  • 2 tbsp lemon natural juice

Grams of carbs per average slice of this cheesecake is: 5.2 grams

  1. Make the base of the cheesecake first ...
  2. Mix all of the cheesecake base ingredients into a bowl then press into a round shallow baking dish/ glass dish, pressing the mixture down evenly into the dish to form the base
  3. Place the base in the fridge while making the filling for about 5 minutes
  4. For the filling pour the boiling water into a large jug and whisk in the gelatine powder. Whisk until all dissolved.
  5. Add the rest of the cold water
  6. Add the cream cheese, lemon zest and the lemon juice
  7. Using a stick blender with the blade attachment, blend on a slow speed until smooth and lump free.
  8. Pour onto the prepared base
  9. Refrigerate until set for 15 minutes or longer if you refer
  10. Serve with fresh berries and full cream (optional)

Share this

Recommended recipes

Pumpkin Muffins

A tasty lower carb alternative - pumpkin muffin

Prep time 30 mins Cooking time 30 mins

Low Carb Breakfast Buns

A low carb alternative to high carb bread roll.

Prep time 10 Cooking time 25

Coconut Chicken Salad

With a coconut creamy and lemongrass flavour this warm salad idea may be just what you need!

Prep time 10 mins Cooking time 10-12 mins
Are you ready to take back control of your health?

Lifestyle changes are no easy feat. Our team of health professionals are here to
support you on your journey to taking back control of your health

change your life today

Receive our LCHF Weekly eNewsletter

Sign up to receive our regular LCHF updates which will keep you inspired and on track!