Looking for a delicious and keto-friendly way to enjoy your favorite fast food treat? Wendy’s Frosty is a classic for a reason – it’s thick, creamy, and oh-so-satisfying. But if you’re keto, you know that most ice cream is off-limits. Not anymore! This Keto Wendy’s Frosty Copycat recipe is the perfect way to indulge your sweet tooth while staying on track.
Keto Wendy’s Frosty Copycat Recipe
Move over, Wendy’s Frosty. You’ve been replaced for us low carb folks! This keto chocolate frosty copycat version of the popular fast food dessert is just as creamy and delicious, but with fewer carbs and calories. It’s the perfect way to indulge your sweet tooth without feeling guilty. If you love wendy’s frosty treats then you are going to love this chocolate keto frosty. This low carb wendy’s frosty recipe is made with common ingredients and can be whipped up in just a few minutes.
This recipe is made with simple ingredients and makes for a great low carb treat when you are wanting to enjoy something sweet. With only about 5 minutes or prep time to make it and then 30 minutes to an hour in the freezer (depending on your freezer) this is the perfect treat to make at home.
This delicious low carb chocolate frosty will help you satisfy your sweet tooth and keep you on track while on a low carb diet. It is one of my favorite easy to make keto dessert recipes. I like enjoying this great treat on summer days and find that while it tastes like a frosty it also kicks any of my wants for soft serve ice cream I have as well.
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Keto Ice Cream Recipes
What is a Wendy’s Frosty?
A Wendy’s Frosty is a fast food dessert consisting of vanilla soft-serve ice cream blended with chocolate syrup. It resembles a milkshake but it is too thick to drink and it is eaten with a spoon instead. This recipe gives you a rich chocolate flavor that tastes like the real deal without messing up your diet while sticking to a ketogenic lifestyle.
What is the Main Ingredient in Keto Wendy’s Frosty
The main ingredient to make the Frosty is heavy cream. Heavy cream combined with the rest of the ingredients creates the perfect texture for this amazing copycat Frosty. Heavy whipping cream is a must-have ingredient in any keto-friendly diet and this is the perfect way to use it up and enjoy a delicious treat.
How to Store Leftover Keto Wendy’s Frosty
This keto Frosty recipe is two servings and is about 2 cups worth. There shouldn’t be too many leftovers. If you find that you have leftovers you can store them in the freezer. place it in an airtight container or wrap it with plastic. if you want the Frosty to keep its soft serve texture, you will want to eat it immediately. After it is in the freezer for a few hours it will freeze solid. Let it thaw slightly before eating.
Tips and Variations
For a mint chocolate chip version, you could add some sugar-free mint chocolate chips or even peppermint extract.
Use a hand mixer or a stand mixer. You can use a large mixing bowl and a hand mixer or your stand mixer to mix the wendy’s keto chocolate frosty ingredients together if you do not want to use a blender.
Add toppings. While the traditional Wendy’s Keto frosty doesn’t have toppings, when you are at home you can change things up. I like to top this yummy treat with melted peanut butter and chopped peanuts. You can also add fruit on top if you want to like strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries.
Use protein powder. You can use chocolate protein powder instead of cocoa powder if you want to.
How many servings does this make?
This easy keto recipe is rich in flavor so the serving size is smaller then you might expect but I find that it is the perfect amount to enjoy this sweet treat while staying on track.
How Many carbs are in this recipe?
There are 6 grams of carbs per serving in this recipe, with 2 grams of fiber giving it a total of 4 grams of net carbs per serving. Compared to the 34 grams of carbs in a small Wendy’s Frosty, and you can see why this recipe is a much better choice for those on a keto diet.
Keto Wendy’s Frosty Recipe Ingredients
- 1 cup heavy whipping cream
- 1 tablespoon almond butter
- 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
- 1/2 teaspoon liquid stevia sweetener. You can use another brand of liquid sweetener if you want to but this is the one that we prefer)
- 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
How to Make Keto Wendy’s Frosty
Add all ingredients to the blender and mix until stiff peaks form. If you are using a stand mixer or a hand mixer you will want to mix it on low speed.
Pour contents into a zip-close freezer bag and zip close.
Place in the freezer for up to 1 hour. I like to check it at the 30-minute mark, you want it to just be starting to freeze.
Clip the end of the bag with scissors and squeeze it into serving cups.
Easy Keto Copy Cat Recipes
- Starbucks White drink
- Keto Iced Caramel Macchiato
- Sugar Free Caramel Frappuccino
- Low Carb Salted Caramel Frappuccino
- Keto Olive Garden Salad
- Keto Alice Springs chicken
Keto Frosty Recipe
- 1 cup heavy whipping cream
- 1 Tbsp almond butter
- 2 Tbsp cocoa powder unsweetened
- 1/2 tsp stevia sweetener liquid
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- Add all ingredients to a blend and mix until peaks form
- Pour contents into a zip-close freezer bag and place in the freezer for 1 hour.
- Clip the end of the bag and squeeze it into serving cups.