i make these fruit loops before going on a family trip. most hotel breakfast will have cereals as an option for breakfast and my older daughter always picks fruit loops, and that used to make clara really sad… but now, clara can have her own fruit loops on vacations. it is tedious to make these little circles, but it is worth the time and effort to see the big smile on clara’s face. this also can be used for some fun activities such as making fruit loop necklace using a string or sliding them through a kebob sticks with some berries.
4T almond flour
pinch baking soda
3/4T butter room temperature (softened, not melted)
1/6 egg white
1/8t vanilla extract (Frontier alcohol-free)
1/2T DaVinci sugar free Vanilla Syrup (if not available, you can skip this and add 1/8t more of vanilla extract)
for coloring & flavor: pinch of green sugar free jello mix and crystal light juice mix in different flavors & colors
mix the dry ingredients together. mix in the wet ingredients. divide the batter into 3-4 portions depending on the number of colors you have prepared. mix in the jello/crystal light. pour the batter into pastry bag with a small tip (about 1/4in). on baking sheet lined with parchment paper, squeeze out the batter into small circles.
bake at 320 for 3-4 minutes (make sure not to over bake since it will change the color). let them cool before putting them into a container
Ratio approximately 2.5:1