Coconut flour pie crust is an easy keto pie crust made of 4 ingredients. Plus, this coconut flour shortbread crust is dairy-free and therefore a paleo pie crust too delicious for either a sugar free pie crust recipe or a savory pie.
A coconut flour pie crust is a paleo pie crust made with only 4 simple ingredients. It is also a keto gluten free pie crust. Indeed, coconut flour has no gluten and only 6 g net carbs per 1/4 cup.
This is an easy 4 ingredients recipe made in a food processor in 2 minutes. Add all your ingredients into the food processor blender and process until it form a dough. Obviously, it is better to use melted coconut at room temperature as burning oil can cook your eggs when it comes in contact. Also note that there is no need to let the dough sit in the fridge, you can use it straight away. Isn’t that easy and simple ?
All you need to make this delicious easy keto pie crust with coconut flour are 4 basic ingredients:
You can make either sweet sugar free pie or savory pie like this delicious Broccoli and Bacon quiche as an healthy dinner. Otherwise, you can also use this pie crust to make a fresh sugar free lemon pie recipe or a sugar free pumpkin pie. It should be noted that you don’t need to prebake your crust. You can bake your crust and its filling all at once.
It should be noted that if you use the recipe as a pastry shell you must prebake te crust. In this case, prick the crust and prebake for 30 minutes at 160C (320F). Remove from the oven when the crust is crispy and golden on the sides. Cool down then add any cold filling like cream cheese or custard.
Obviously the recipe works in any kind of pie pan but it gets crispier in a non ceramic pie dish. After few attempts I noticed that this coconut flour pie crust is easier to remove from the a non-Stick 9-Inch Round Pan with Removable Bottom .Also, note that this dough doesn’t need to be rolled. It is a press-in pie crust. Simply spread the pieces of dough in the pan. Then, press them into the pan with your fingers to shape a crust.
You will love this buttery coconut flour pie crust, it has a divine coconut taste.