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Low Carb Cranberry Orange Breakfast Muffins

There's just something about the flavors of cranberry and orange combined together in perfect low carb breakfast muffins! Perfect for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or all winter long!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Breakfast, Snack
Cuisine: American, Gluten-Free, Keto, Low Carb
Keyword: low carb breakfast muffins
Servings: 12
Calories: 115kcal
Author: Lauren Gonikishvili


  • 4 eggs large
  • 4 oz cream cheese
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tbsp orange zest
  • 4-5 drops orange essential oil
  • 1/2 cup sweetener Swerve or other equivalent
  • 2 cups almond flour
  • 1/4 cup coconut flour
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 3/4 cup cranberries fresh or unsweetened dried

Orange Frosting

  • 2 oz cream cheese
  • 1 tbsp almond milk
  • 3 drops orange essential oil (use 1 tsp orange zest if not using essential oil)
  • 1 tbsp powdered sweetener Swerve


  • Place eggs, cream cheese, vanilla, sweetener, orange zest, and orange oil in a blender and blend well.
  • In a large bowl whisk together almond flour, coconut flour, baking powder, salt, and cinnamon.
  • Pour the blended wet ingredients into the bowl of dry ingredients and stir to combine completely.
  • Mix in the cranberries evenly.
  • Turn on oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit and line a regular sized muffin pan with silicone or other liners.
  • Using an ice cream scoop or spoon, evenly fill the muffin tins about 2/3 full and place in the oven to bake for 20-25 minutes.
  • To prepare the frosting, cream together the cream cheese, almond milk, and orange essential oil or zest.
  • Add more almond milk to thin if necessary or drizzle over cooled muffins.


Nutrition Facts

Servings 12.0
Amount Per Serving
calories 115
Total Fat 9 g 
Saturated Fat 4 g 
Monounsaturated Fat 2 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 76 mg 
Sodium 204 mg 
Potassium 49 mg 
Total Carbohydrate 4 g 
Dietary Fiber 2 g 
Sugars 1 g
*Nutrition Facts per MyFitnessPal.com. For the most accurate facts, you may figure your own with the specific ingredients you choose.