My all time fave is keto cheese and bacon scrolls. These are so good you have to make sure you share 😂.
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Keto Cheese and Bacon Rolls

Our super easy keto cheese and bacon scrolls are going to be your new favourite recipe. Trust me these rolls are super simple and absolutely freakin tasty!

With some basic keto pantry essential ingredients you will be overjoyed to be able to whip these up for a super simple meal. YES, meal!

They are very filling but very moreish, so make sure you have your willpower in check when you make them.

The Ingredients

These mozzarella dough keto scrolls are so easy, here is all you need to make them.

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How To Make Them

Here is my super easy step by step guide to not only make these keto cheese and bacon scrolls but any kind of fathead roll recipe.

Whether you want to make our super easy Vegemite and Cheese Scroll recipe or create your own fathead pizza pinwheel scroll recipe (or more) it is so simple.

Here is my very basic guide to making the best keto rolls with seriously very little effort!

More Recipes To Try

So many uses for fathead dough. Here are just a few of my favourites,

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Watch me make cheese and bacon pinwheel scrolls

I won’t lie, but this video seriously shows you how to make the BEST fathead dough. After years of fart-assing around with various methods, I have achieved a miracle.

Watch this video and tell me if you have been making keto fathead dough with this method. Honestly, the texture is so different and all it takes is a few ingredients added at a different times.

I hope you love this recipe and if you do let us know in the comments below how you went making it and anything you did differently or would recommend.

Tools to Make Fathead Rolls

Silicone Mat – a good quality and good size silicone mat is one of the best tools in the kitchen. Use it to wrap foods to keep warm or develop yeast. Roll dough on it or bake on it.

Baking Trays – I choose to have just a few large baking trays that are the same size as my oven shelves. This way I can use each shelf to its maximum capacity. The lighter the colour the better conductor of heat.

Silicone Spatula – throw away those toxic old plastics and get silicone. Most are a one piece silicone spatula that is safe to use to mix or on a hot stove.

Keto Meal Plans & Support
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Keto Cheese and Bacon Scrolls

My all time fave is keto cheese and bacon scrolls. These are so good you have to make sure you share 😂.
5 from 73 votes!
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Course: keto bread
Cuisine: Australian Keto
Diet: Diabetic, Gluten Free
Recipe Category: Low Carb
Calories: 269kcal
Author: Megan Ellam
Servings: 10 serves
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Ingredients 

  • 250 g (2.5 cups) mozzarella grated
  • 65 g (4.5 tbsp) cream cheese
  • 1 ½ tablespoons (1 ½ tablespoons) baking powder See Note 1
  • 1 teaspoon (1 teaspoon) xanthan gum See Note 2
  • 2 (2) eggs
  • 150 g (1.5 cups) almond meal See Note 3

FILLING

  • 50 g (0.5 cups) mozzarella shredded
  • 50 g (0.5 cups) tasty cheese shredded
  • 100 g (3.5 oz) bacon cooked and diced

Instructions

CONVENTIONAL METHOD

  • Preheat oven to 180℃ fan/200°C static/400°F. Line a large baking tray with baking paper.
  • Heat cheese and cream cheese in microwave-safe bowl for 2 minutes on high. Stir to combine. (This can be done in a heat-safe bowl over a pot of simmering water).
  • Add eggs and baking powder. Stir to combine (mixture should foam up a lot). See Note 1.
  • Add remaining ingredients and mix until well combined and until no longer sticky. See Note 2
  • Flatten dough out into large 40 cm x 30 cm rectangle.
  • Spread with bacon and cheese. Roll into a tight sausage lengthwise. Cut into 10-12 equal pieces.
  • Place onto prepared baking tray. Bake 18 – 20 minutes or until lightly golden all over.

THERMAL METHOD

  • Preheat oven to 180℃ fan/200°C static/400°F. Line a large baking tray with baking paper.
  • Add cheese and cream cheese to mixer. Chop 5 sec/speed 5.
  • Melt cheese 3 min/90°C/speed 3. Add eggs and baking powder and mix 15 sec/speed 3.
  • Add remaining ingredients; mix 10 sec/speed 3. Knead 1 min/dough setting. Follow from Step 5 above.

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Notes

INGREDIENTS
I always recommend Bob’s Red Mill Double Acting Baking Powder. It is aluminium and gluten free and truly makes a HUGE difference with gluten free keto baking.
Xanthan gum can be omitted. BUT I do not recommend it. Its purpose here is to create a gluten-like bread. It also helps in absorbing the fats and making the dough a lot less sticky and gives it a much better consistency and holding power.
Almond Meal can be substituted with almond flour, or flax meal.
Swap the bacon with ham, sausage or pepperoni. 
HOT TO MAKE THEM
If you do not have a microwave; place a heat-safe bowl over a pot of simmering water to melt the cheese.
Working the dough before rolling out can take a few minutes. The dough will be very sticky at first but the more you work it with your spatula the less sticky and more “dough like” it will become. Don’t give up, just keep churning it and get some exercise while making these delicious scrolls.
STORAGE
Best kept in the fridge for up to 5 days. Alternatively, enclose in an airtight ziplock bag and freeze.
I use a 15ml tablespoon and 250ml cup for measures. You can use the calculator to convert ounces in a cup if needed. Please note that there is also a conversion from metric to US Customary button under the list of ingredients.

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Nutrition

Serving: 1serve | Calories: 269kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 14g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 39mg | Sodium: 87mg | Potassium: 32mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 48IU | Calcium: 36mg | Iron: 1mg | Magnesium: 2mg | Net Carbs: 2g
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61 responses to “Keto Cheese and Bacon Scrolls”

  1. Amanda Cunningham

    5 stars
    Made these for the first time today in the Thermomix, absolutely delicious. I will definitely be making these again and trying some of the variations.

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