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Indulge your sweet tooth with one of our decadent paleo dessert recipes, sure to have your family begging for seconds. (trust us, they really are 100% paleo!)

Dessert Recipes

Indulge your sweet tooth with one of our decadent Paleo dessert recipes. With so many to choose from you won’t have trouble finding just the right meal finisher. Paleo desserts can help you stay on track in a world where there’s endless temptation to satisfy your urge for something sweet with a hyper palatable, refined carbohydrate, seed oil bomb. We give you our guarantee that our desserts are 100% Paleo!

All-Natural Fruit Roll-Ups

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Votes: 13
Rating: 4.54
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This kid-friendly recipe turns fresh apples and strawberries into a delicious Paleo version of fruit roll-ups. If you don’t have a dehydrator, you can dry the fruit in roughly half … View Recipe

Almond Muffins

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Votes: 22
Rating: 4.59
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These muffins have plenty of Paleo-approved protein from the almonds and coconut to keep you running until lunchtime. You can add more sweetener to your taste, another nut butter in … View Recipe

Apple Cinnamon Muffins

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Rating: 5
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You’ll never miss your favorite coffee shop muffins again with this grain free apple cinnamon muffin recipe. A quick homemade applesauce is paired with other healthy ingredients for a super … View Recipe

Banana, Coconut & Cashew Cream Tart

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Rating: 4.5
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Recipe compliments of Martha Stewart Whole Living. … View Recipe

Bananalicious Nut-Free Banana Bread

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Rating: 5
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This recipe is “bananalicous” and easy to make. Co-staring with bananas is sunflower seed butter, which adds a pleasing nutty flavor to Paleo quick breads without the use of actual … View Recipe

Bananas with Almond Butter and Coconut

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Votes: 24
Rating: 4.58
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An extremely simple snack recipe that is open to endless variations, this combination is filling and very tasty. If you’d like you can add cinnamon or other spices, substitute shredded … View Recipe

Berries with Balsamic Vinegar and Almonds

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Votes: 16
Rating: 4.63
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If you’d like a snack that surprises your taste buds, give this recipe a try. Fresh berries topped with quality balsamic vinegar and sliced almonds can’t be beat! Feel free … View Recipe

Better-Than-Store-Bought Apple Chips

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Rating: 5
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This recipe calls for cooking thin apple slices in cinnamon-infused unsweetened apple juice and baking them in the oven to create homemade golden-brown and crispy apple chips. If you’d like … View Recipe

Cappuccino Paleo-style

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Rating: 5
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Are you a coffee lover? Enjoy cappuccino Paleo style! Not only does this drink combine all the ingredients coffee-lovers look for, but also those on the Paleo diet are seeking … View Recipe

Carrot Banana Muffins

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Rating: 4.34
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These muffins take minimal time to make and combine carrots and bananas with walnuts and dates to make a dense breakfast treat. They are tasty enough to make you wonder … View Recipe

Carrot Cake

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Rating: 2.33
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Chocolate Coconut Banana Muffins

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Rating: 5
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In this recipe chocolate combines with coconut flour and bananas to make a decadent treat perfect for breakfast or snack time. The optional chocolate chip topping makes for a mouth-watering … View Recipe

Chocolate Coconut Drops

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Rating: 5
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These easy to prepare snack cookies can be made several days in advance and stored in the fridge. Full of fiber and antioxidants, these are a healthy snack that will … View Recipe

Coconut Bread

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Rating: 4.58
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This is a dense brightly colored bread that can replace sweet corn bread in your baking repertoire. You can also place the mixture in muffin tins. Feel free to add … View Recipe

Coconut Pecan Chia Pudding

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Rating: 5
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Chia seeds are high in protein and antioxidants, but they also have the unique ability to turn your favorite non-dairy milk into a thick and rich tasting pudding. When combined … View Recipe

Coconut Whipped Cream

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Votes: 13
Rating: 4.46
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Use this version of whipped cream on fresh sliced fruit or berries, or as a topping for another Paleo Plan dessert. … View Recipe

Double Dark Chocolate Muffins

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Votes: 8
Rating: 4.38
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A perfect treat for your celebrations: Valentine's Day, Single's Awareness Day, birthdays, or just a desperate need for chocolate. They're decadent, oh-so-moist, and taste like a luxurious version of the … View Recipe

Egg-free, Coconut-free, Nut-free Banana Muffins

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Rating: 5
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Paleo baking can be challenging when you have multiple allergies but  even if you’re avoiding eggs, nuts and coconut, you can bake up some delicious treats.  These easy muffins are proof! … View Recipe

Egg-Free, Grain-Free Pumpkin Zucchini Muffins

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Votes: 25
Rating: 4.64
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These muffins use flax seeds, almond, coconut and tapioca flours to make a moist, delicious baked good perfect for grabbing in the morning. You can use carrots instead of the … View Recipe

Fruit Salad with Cinnamon

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Votes: 12
Rating: 4.58
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This is a very easy fruit salad with diced apples and oranges and chopped nuts. Lemon juice, honey, coconut milk, or dried fruit can also be added to your taste … View Recipe

Garden Fresh Zucchini Bread

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Rating: 5
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Got a bunch of zucchini from your garden you can’t use up? This Paleo zucchini bread is the easiest way to use them up while also satisfying your sweet tooth. … View Recipe

Ginger Brownies

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Rating: 4.4
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Hot Cocoa

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Votes: 6
Rating: 4.83
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Did you know you can enjoy hot cocoa while on the Paleo diet plan? This easy to make sweet treat idea is packed with vitamins and perfect for a cold … View Recipe

Nutella Inspired Cookies

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If you like Nutella, you’ll love these cookies!  They contain all the flavor of the beloved Italian hazelnut-chocolate spread without the refined sugar, dairy, soy or artificial flavors.  My local … View Recipe

Paleo Apple Cinnamon Cake

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Try topping with Coconut Whipped Cream. … View Recipe

Paleo Applesauce

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Votes: 7
Rating: 4.57
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This basic slow-cooker recipe for Paleo-approved applesauce uses slightly sweeter varieties of apples, like honeycrisp, gala, or fuji, so there is no need for extra sweetener. Spices like cardamom, cinnamon, … View Recipe

Paleo Candy Bars

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Rating: 4.8
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There’s nothing wrong with having a sweet tooth and sometimes candy bars are the only thing that will satisfy that craving. These easy to make Paleo candy bars are not … View Recipe

Paleo Ice Cream

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Votes: 15
Rating: 4.33
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A perfect fix for the ice cream craving.  See our post on it here for more info. … View Recipe

Paleo Pumpkin Bread

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Votes: 16
Rating: 4.75
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Fill your home with the aroma of pumpkin and spice when baking this seasonal favorite—Paleo pumpkin bread. This dessert is filled with everything that we’ve all grown up loving—cinnamon, nutmeg … View Recipe

Paleo Pumpkin Muffins

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Votes: 30
Rating: 4.53
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As a Paleo version of this breakfast favorite, this muffin recipe uses almond flour, almond butter and organic pumpkin puree in place of the traditional ingredients. You can use applesauce … View Recipe

Paleo Pumpkin Pie Bars

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Rating: 4.46
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Pumpkin Bread

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Votes: 3
Rating: 4.67
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This Paleo version of pumpkin bread uses coconut sugar and coconut and almond flours to make a great substitute for the traditional recipe. Full-fat coconut milk adds richness to the … View Recipe

Pumpkin Custard

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Rating: 5
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If you want to embrace the pumpkiny nature of Thanksgiving, but making a pie seems too daunting, then this pumpkin custard is the perfect easy dessert that will delight your … View Recipe

Quick and Simple Apple Pie

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Votes: 13
Rating: 4.54
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Raspberry Almond Muffins

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Votes: 23
Rating: 4.48
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With almond butter, almond extract, and slivered almonds in the batter, these muffins have plenty of almond flavor. Frozen berries can be used instead of fresh, and you can also … View Recipe

Rhubarb and Strawberry Crisp

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Rating: 5
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Rhubarb Sorbet

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Rating: 5
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Strawberry Coconut Candy

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Rating: 4.5
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These treats can be made with any type of freeze-dried fruit throughout the year but they’re particularly nice for Valentine’s Day as an alternative to all the chocolate out there. … View Recipe

Strawberry Crème Dessert

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Rating: 5
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Sweet Potato Brownies with Icing

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Rating: 4.64
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This recipe was inspired by eatdrinkpaleo.com here … View Recipe

Tapioca Crêpes

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Votes: 19
Rating: 4.37
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These exotic crepes call for tapioca flour and full-fat coconut milk and can be wrapped around either sweet or savory fillings, from fruit and nut butter to bacon and vegetables. … View Recipe

Toasted Apple Crisp

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Votes: 7
Rating: 4.14
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Vanilla Pound Cake

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Rating: 4.69
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Watermelon and Cantaloupe Kanten

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Rating: 4.33
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Kanten, also called agar-agar, is a vegetable gelatin compliments of Martha Stewart's whole living … View Recipe

Watermelon Freeze

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Rating: 4.75
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Are you looking for a sweet treat idea on a hot day? You find exactly that with this Paleo watermelon freeze. Not only does it look like a popsicle when … View Recipe

Zucchini Berry Muffins

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Votes: 19
Rating: 4.53
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These moist and tasty muffins combine zucchini and berries with dates, bananas, and almonds and nut flour. The naturally sweet fruits mean that no extra sweetener is needed, so these … View Recipe


Cookie Recipes

Here at Paleo Plan we’re devoted to keeping you honest when you need a sweet treat. Cookies are crowd-pleasing favorites of the dessert world and when compared to their conventional cousins, Paleo cookies are far and away the healthier option. Our recipes are 100% Paleo. Try ‘em, you’ll like ‘em!

Almond Macaroons

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Rating: 4.58
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This recipe originated from http://paleofood.com/baked.htm#almondmacaroons … View Recipe

Chocolate Coconut Cookies

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Rating: 4.29
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Grain Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Votes: 28
Rating: 4.64
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So good even your kids will love them! … View Recipe