47 Best Paleo Desserts for the Holidays

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, yet many who eat allergy-restricted diets feel like they’re left out of all the fun. The fact is that there are dozens of fabulous, delightful Paleo desserts that rival conventional desserts on every level. I’ve gathered 47 of the best Paleo desserts for your holiday parties and family get-togethers. They’re festive, grain-free, dairy-free, and perfect for any time of year.

Paleo Chocolate Desserts

Chocolate makes the world go ’round, right? Well, we’ve got a smattering of chocolate Paleo desserts that you’re going to want for every holiday, special occasion, and day of the week where chocolate is required (and that’s basically all of them, right?).

Double Dark Chocolate Muffins

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Recipe from PaleoPlan

Chocolate Lava Cake

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Paleo Chocolate Mousse

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Recipe from Fast Paleo

Salted Chocolate-Covered Almond Butter Bites

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Recipe from Isabel Eats

Mexican Chocolate Rocky Road Ice Cream

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Recipe from Against All Grain

Chocolate Hazelnut Fudge

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Recipe from Texanerin Baking

Mandarin Chocolate Truffles

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Recipe from Against All Grain

Dark Chocolate Coconut Pudding

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Recipe from Stupid Easy Paleo

Paleo Pies, Crisps, and Tarts

Nothing hits the spot quite like pie, but if you’re like me, sometimes pie is just too much effort. Enter crisps and tarts, and whatever your energy level or cooking skills, you will have a dessert to choose from.

Toasted Apple Crisp

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Recipe from PaleoPlan

Toasted Marshmallow S’more Tart

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Recipe from Against All Grain

French Silk Pie

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Recipe from Blissful Basil

Upside Down Apple Tartlets

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Recipe from Elana’s Pantry

Pecan Pie with Bacon Crust + Caramel Drizzle

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Recipe from Predominantly Paleo

French Apple Tart

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Recipe from Hemsley and Hemsley

Paleo Peach Crumble

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Recipe from Empowered Sustenance

Paleo Cakes and Cupcakes

It’s your birthday! Or, maybe it’s Christmas, New Year’s, Thanksgiving, Valentine’s Day,  a dreary winter day, or any day at all that calls for a slice of cake. Chocolate, vanilla, carrot, and more—whatever cake tickles your fancy, there’s a Paleo option, but trust me when I say that these cakes don’t taste Paleo.

Paleo Carrot Cake

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Recipe from I Am Gluten Free

Caramel Cheesecake Bites

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Caramel Macchiato Muffins

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Recipe from Clean Eating with a Dirty Mind

No Bake Coffee Cheesecake Bars

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Cranberry Chocolate Gingerbread Cake

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Recipe from Against All Grain

Angel Food Cake + Chocolate Glaze

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Recipe from Predominantly Paleo

Vanilla Cake

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Recipe from Paleo Grubs

Spunky Chocolate Mug Cake

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Recipe from The Spunky Coconut

Paleo Cookies

Whether you’re leaving cookies for Santa, or rewarding yourself after the kids have gone to bed, your holiday cookies have to be perfect. With this assortment of traditional and unique Paleo cookie ideas, you’re sure to find some winning recipes that will delight Santa, relatives, the kiddos, and of course—you.

Giant Skillet Gingerbread Cookie

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Grain-Free Candy Cane Cookies

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Recipe from Predominantly Paleo

Paleo Gingerbread Cookies

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Recipe from Cook Eat Paleo

Paleo Coconut Macaroons

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Recipe from I Am Gluten Free

Cinnamon Star Cookies

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Recipe from The Spunky Coconut

Coconut Flour Cranberry Cookies

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Coconut Flour Shortbread Cookies

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Grain-Free Russian Tea Cakes

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Recipe from Food52

Paleo Ice Cream, Pudding, and Mousse

Cashew Chai Ice Cream

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Mexican Chocolate Avocado Mousse

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Recipe from Cook Eat Paleo

Paleo Vanilla Ice Cream

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Recipe from A Squirrel in the Kitchen

Raw Pink Cashew Cream Parfait

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Recipe from Food52

Chocolate Coconut Milk Ice Cream

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Recipe from Detoxinista

Mint Avocado Ice Cream

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Recipe from Slim Palate

Paleo Dessert Drinks

These Paleo drink recipes are perfect for an occasional treat, or for dessert when you’re simply too tired to bake something. From eggnog to hot chocolate and everything in between, we’ve got your holiday dessert drink needs covered.

Pumpkin Spice Latte

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Recipe from PaleoPlan

Holiday Sangria Punch

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Recipe from Autoimmune Paleo

Egg-Less Nog

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Recipe from Autoimmune Paleo

Coconut Milk Hot Chocolate

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Recipe from Slim Palate

Paleo Chai Latte

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Recipe from Elana’s Pantry

Peppermint Hot Cocoa

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Recipe from Allergy Free Alaska

Non-Alcoholic Cranberry Lime Spritzer

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Recipe from Our Paleo Life

Pomegranate Cider

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Recipe from Autoimmune Paleo

Vanilla Hazelnut Coffee Creamer

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Recipe from Paleohacks

Paleo Cappuccino

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Recipe from PaleoPlan

Comments

  1. Okay, now I’ve looked through those wonderful desserts above and now want to know how to make them….are they in an e-book, how do I get the recipies for all these wonderful desserts?
    Please help,
    Thanks.

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