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These super easy low carb tortilla chips are more of a Keto Snack trick than a recipe.
But they are simple to make and will only take a few minutes of your time. They only include one ingredient unless you want to get fancy and add salt and oil.
I wanted to include it on our blog because we think that the Keto Diet should be easy. We know that you are bombarded with complicated recipes every time you search for Keto ideas on Pinterest.
We feel like there should be some simplicity when you are starting out on the Keto Journey and trying to learn how to calculate your macros and figuring out what works best for you, your body and your work/life/diet balance.
If you miss chips & salsa or chips & guacamole/dip than this recipe is for you!
These Keto Tortilla Chips are crunchy and hold up to salsa....
One of the biggest complaints that we hear on at least a weekly basis is that Keto Newcomers miss the crunchiness in a lot of Keto Recipes.
We know. We felt the same way.
The old cravings for crispy chips & crackers subsides eventually and becomes something that you only think about once in a while. But in the beginning, those cravings need to be satisfied so that you'll be more likely to stick with your macros.
It's kind of a mission around here to help people stick with it and provide some truly uncomplicated ideas to curb cravings that would otherwise derail your progress.
The Secret ingredient in Your Keto Tortilla Chips is the Tortilla....
When we first started Keto there weren't very many low carb tortillas on the market except for these whole grain tortillas made by Santa Fe. And these actually weren't (still aren't) available at our little grocery store in the sticks.
We always have gotten these when we went to Costco but since that's an hour and a half away, we made our own we we ran out. We have a Keto tortilla recipe here if you want to try it.
But honestly, I think in this case...store bought is better. I probably shouldn't say that. But I feel like you need to hear it.
I know that a lot of Keto Bloggers pretend that they have all of the time in the world to make everything from scratch and that you should try to squeeze it in too.
Nope. There are some things that are WORTH the time and effort to make. But homemade Keto Tortillas aren't one of them for most of us.
Many of the store bought options are just as good ( and maybe better) than spending time on making and trying to perfect your own.
I have used a lot of brands of low carb tortillas. We use them for quick wraps, tacos (my favorite food in the world) burritos and chips when we can squeeze them into our macros.
And, these low carb tortillas are available here if you don't want to or cant make it to a local Costco.
Don't worry about buying extra...they freeze well. We do it all of the time.
Feel free to use your favorite brand. These are just our favorite and the ingredient list is pretty good. Plus they contain a ton of fiber to keep your belly happy.
As of this writing, these tortillas cost about thirty five cents each if you buy them on Amazon and half as much at Costco if you can get there.
Worth it. And, I like the size and texture.
Now, don't get me wrong. Homemade carb filled tortillas are TOTALLY worth the extra time to make your own! The taste is worth the extra time.
And, even the Homemade Keto versions taste great. But they are problematic because of the lack of gluten...they crack (blow out). For special occasions, yes I would make them.
For everyday lunch wraps quick burrito dinners and chips? No. ( They take 40 minutes to make).
The net carbs for one of these tortillas is 6 grams and is a decent sized serving for one person no matter what you are making with them.
I brushed oil and the homemade everything bagel spice recipe you'll find in this post over these Keto tortilla chips...
Most of it fell off and I sat there dipping my finger and licking it off because I couldn't bear to waste it. Now I only add salt if anything at all. I usually let the dip do the work in terms of providing flavor.
These tortilla chips will stand up to salsa and not get soggy as soon as you dip them. See?
These are great little Keto friendly snacks that you can make fast to tame the crunch cravings but we also have a ton of other snacks to check out here.
If you are looking for :
Or the ever popular Keto Bread recipes, we have those covered too!
Some are fancy & complicated, some are quick & easy...but we like all of them and hope they help you out on this weight loss, getting healthy so you can stay awesome journey!
Easy Keto Tortilla Chips
The Easiest Keto Tortilla Chips Ever
- 1 low carb tortilla
- Lay the tortilla flat on the rack of the toaster over and bake @ 350F until crispy.
- Remove and break into chip sized pieces.
- Enjoy withh salsa, guacamole or low carb dip.
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The nutritional information in this recipe is provided as a courtesy. I used Santa Fe brand tortillas from Costco or Amazon. Make sure to check the nutritional info on your tortillas if you use something else.