These Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies are a low carb keto cookie recipe full of chocolate flavor and sugar-free chocolate chips. When that cookie craving hits, these cookies will satisfy without guilt.

Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies

These lightly sweet Chocolate Chip Mint Cookies make a delicious snack with only 1 net carb per cookie. Keto-friendly, grain, and sugar-free, these make a great addition to lunch boxes or for an afternoon tea.

Cookies that are easily adapted to fit your diet

While we don’t have the biggest sweet tooth in the family, we do have one that hits. I created these keto Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies to help us when we had a craving for something a little sweet.

This recipe can easily be adapted for a regular diet also by using powdered sugar and regular chocolate chips. Making this a grain-free recipe still, but not necessarily sugar-free. Whichever way you prefer, or need to make the recipe, it will work either way.

chocolate chips and butter in microwave dish

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What you need to make these Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies

Butter: I used unsalted butter. Melted coconut oil would be a good substitute if you cannot eat dairy.

Sugar-Free Chocolate Chips: I used dark chocolate in the cookie dough and mint white chocolate chips stirred into the cookie itself. Feel free to use any flavor combination you like. (Clicking this link and using the code grumpyshoneybunch when ordering will give you 10% off your order)

cookie dough on the baking sheet

Mint Extract: This is added to the cookie dough to boost the mint flavor.

Powdered Sweetener: I went with this powdered sweetener because I feel it has the best texture in the cookie.

Almond Flour: Use a finely ground almond flour. I highly recommend this one.

Cocoa Powder: I used regular cocoa powder, however, dark or dutch cocoa can be used also.

flattened cookie dough on baking sheet

Baking Sheet: Use a baking sheet that will fit a dozen cookies on it comfortably.

Parchment Paper: I always use parchment paper when baking cakes and cookies. It helps prevent the cookies from sticking to the baking sheet.

Tips for a successful recipe

  • Do not substitute coconut flour for the almond flour. It will not work in this recipe.
  • Flatten the cookies with a silicone spatula after they are on the cookie sheet. If the dough sticks to the spatula, spray the spatula with some cooking spray.
  • If you decide to not flatten the cookies, they will need to cook for a couple of minutes more. The cookies will not flatten on their own, so if you want flat cookies, follow the step to flatten them.
Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie with a bite taken out of it

Variations to this keto chocolate chip cookies recipe

  • Substitute 3 tablespoons of all-natural peanut butter for the 3 tablespoons of chocolate chips.
  • Substitute vanilla extract for the peppermint extract.
  • Add 2 tablespoons finely chopped walnuts to the cookie dough.
  • Use vanilla extract and milk chocolate chips and add 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon to the almond flour mixture.

Other Low Carb Keto Cookie Recipes you may like

Low Carb Lemon Curd Thumbprints are great springtime cookies with bright citrus flavors.

Strawberry Rhubarb Thumbprints are a keto cookie with only 2 net carbs and 2 cookies per serving!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fat Bombs are the best thing since the original no-bake fudge cookie.

Keto Cannoli Cookie Cups are a low carb cookie for those who miss the cannoli.

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Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies
Yield: 1 dozen cookies

Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 13 minutes

Double chocolate cookies with minty white chocolate chips are a delicious sugar-free, grain-free recipe for your snacking pleasure.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 154Total Fat 13gSaturated Fat 4gCholesterol 8mgSodium 14mgCarbohydrates 9gNet Carbohydrates 1gFiber 5gSugar 0gSugar Alcohols 3gProtein 3g

Nutrition information is provided as a courtesy but will vary depending on the specific brands of ingredients you use. Please consult with your doctor regarding specific health needs.

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About the Author: Shelby Law Ruttan

Shelby is the author/owner of Grumpy's Honeybunch. Established in 2007, she shares and preserves family recipes as well as recipes for cooking light and keto. She is an experienced, self-taught home cook who loves to share recipes with others. You can see her work on websites such as Veal Made Easy, Parade, Community Table, SoFab Food, Yummly, and FoodGawker.


  1. Roxana Lopez February 13, 2020 at 12:25 am - Reply

    Hi, Shelby. I used the link to find the Peppermint White Chocolate Chips, but I sure don’t see any. Just regular white chocolate chips at Choc Zero. Do you think they were a seasonal offering?

    • Shelby Law Ruttan February 13, 2020 at 8:30 am - Reply

      Hi Roxana, They are just a seasonal offering. But the white chocolate chips would work great also. Be sure to watch my email for some great promo’s from ChocZero and a giveaway from me also!

  2. Andrea Charles February 27, 2020 at 1:17 am - Reply

    Chocolate mint chip cookie is my favorite and I had tried the perfect cookie only once. I did try it in other places, but it always lacked something. I also followed many recipes, but I didn’t get the exact taste. I tried out your recipe and the best part, I am making it again because it is the best and the perfect one. You rock girl.

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