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Keto Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

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When you want pie for breakfast but you need protein and a healthy start to your day, go for these Keto Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes!

Yes, seriously, you can have your pie AND cake and enjoy it guilt free!

With all of the fiber, protein and vitamins you cannot go wrong!

I have found a way to incorporate my favorite protein powder from Iconic PLUS my favorite Organic Pumpkin Puree from Farmers Market!

These will be an absolute hit at your holiday gathering, especially with kids!


Store in the fridge long term but they would be alright on a dessert table for a few hours if needed!

Keto Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes
You can have your PIE and CAKE without the guilt! These protein packed gems will be a hit at any gathering or make a batch for yourself to have for treats!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Course Desserts, low carb, Snack
Cuisine American


  • food processor or high speed blender
  • muffin pan



  • 3/4 cup Farmers Market Organic Pumpkin Puree
  • 1/2 cup nut butter (cashew or macadamia nut works best) can use smooth almond butter but may turn out darker than mine
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup monkfruit sweetener/or erithrytol
  • 3 tbsp Iconic Vanilla Protein Powder
  • 2 tbsp golden flaxmeal if you use brown it will show, taste remains the same
  • 1 tsp xanthan gum/or glucomannan
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 10 drops liquid monkfruit/stevia

Vanilla Protein Frosting

  • 2 oz Sugar Free Choc Zero White Chocolate Chips
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 2 oz cream cheese; softened
  • 1/2 cup butter; softened
  • 2/3 cup confectioners erithrytol
  • 3 tbsp Iconic Vanilla Protein Powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 10 d liquid monkfruit/stevia



  • Preheat oven to 375F
  • Put all ingredients in a blender or food processor in the order listed.
  • Pulse to blend. Take time to scrape down sides and pulse after. This ensures a smooth batter.
  • Using a scoop, portion into 8 cupcakes.
  • Bake 20 minutes.
  • Cool on cooling rack IN PAN for 10 minutes before removing.

Vanilla Protein Frosting

  • In a small saucepan on LOW melt white chocolate chips and coconut oil. Whisk as it melts.
  • Do not leave unattended, it will burn and stick to the bottom of the pan. ONLY use low heat or it will scorch.
  • Once it starts to melt, take off of heat and whisk until smooth.
  • Set aside.
  • In a stand mixer or in a large bowl with a hand mixer, cream the cream cheese and butter well.
  • Add in the confectioners sugar, vanilla protein powder, vanilla extract and stevia drops.
  • Mix very well until smooth.
  • Frost cakes ONLY after completely cool or frosting will melt.
  • Store frosted cupcakes in fridge up to 5 days.


Keyword keto, low carb brownie, protein powder, pumpkin, vanilla protein powder, white chocolate


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