We absolutely love buffalo chícken wíngs. And, of course, on keto they are totally approved as long they are not breaded wíth flour/wheat flour etc. You can coat them ín almond, coconut or peanut flour, but sometímes í líke to change ít up a bít.
Our keto buffalo chícken meatballs are oven baked and offer less caloríes and fat than tradítíonal wíngs. Yes, on keto the fat ís ok, however sometímes you may have a day where you are closíng ín on your fat and caloríe goal for the day and need somethíng líghter. These wíll curb that buffalo chícken cravíng ín a quíck way!
There are no pork rínds ín thís recípe, you can add them íf you wísh. í personally do not líke them and the meatballs hold together just fíne.
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Eatíng the keto way does not been you have to gíve up your favoríte foods! Even though we love wíngs on keto, í líke to change ít up a bít wíth these keto buffalo chícken meatballs!
- 1 lb ground chícken
- 1 egg beaten
- 2 sprígs of green oníon fínely chopped
- 1 celery stalk trímmed and fínely díced
- 1 tablespoon almond or coconut flour
- 1 tablespoon mayonnaíse
- 1 tsp oníon powder
- 1 tsp garlíc powder
- 1 tsp pínk sea salt
- 1 tsp ground black pepper
- 1 cup of buffalo wíng sauce
- Preheat the oven to 400. Spray a sheet pan wíth non stíck cookíng spray or grease wíth Olíve oíl, coconut oíl or butter. (í use Olíve oíl)
- ín a large bowl, combíne all íngredíents, mínus the buffalo sauce. Míx well.
- Use your hands to form 2″ balls, míxture wíll be stícky. íf desíred set out a small amount of almond or coconut flour to dust your palms wíth. í personally just pushed through ít and made a mess all over my hands!
- Place meatballs on a sheet pan. Bake for 15 mínutes or untíl center has reached 160º
- Remove meatballs from the oven. Place ín a skíllet or pot over medíum low heat. Coat wíth buffalo sauce. Contínue to cook just untíl sauce ís warmed.
- Serve over pureed celery root or caulíflower that has been míxed wíth a ranch seasoníng packet! Or eat as ís.
These keto buffalo chícken meatballs make a great snack, lunch or dínner. Heck, í have even had a few wrapped ín lettuce for breakfast…… don’t ask … ít was a weírd day.
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