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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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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 these grain-free apple cinnamon muffins. A quick homemade applesauce is paired with other healthy ingredients for a super easy breakfast … 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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This Paleo nut-free banana bread 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 … View Recipe

Bananas with Almond Butter and Coconut

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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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Rating: 4.59
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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: 4.33
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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 Chocolate Coconut Banana Muffins recipe, cocoa powder combines with coconut flour and bananas to make a decadent treat perfect for breakfast, snack time, or dessert. The optional chocolate chip … View Recipe

Chocolate Coconut Drops

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This Chocolate Coconut Drops recipe is super fast and easy to make, yielding yummy chocolately snack cookies that are perfect for a Paleo snack or dessert. They can be made several … 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 packed with health-promoting proteins and antioxidants, which is in part why they're so popular these days! But chia seeds also have the unique ability to transform your favorite non-dairy milk … View Recipe

Coconut Whipped Cream

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Rating: 4.46
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If you miss dairy and whipped cream on your Paleo diet, then we've got a serious treat for you! This Coconut Whipped Cream recipe is a healthy and Paleo version … View Recipe

Double Dark Chocolate Muffins

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Rating: 4.38
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These Double Dark Chocolate Muffins  might as well be called cupcakes, since they taste like a gourmet version of chocolate cake with all the bad-for-you stuff in it, except these … View Recipe

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

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Rating: 5
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Paleo baking can be a challenge when you have multiple food allergies. But don't despair! Even if you’re avoiding eggs, nuts and coconut, you can still bake up some delicious … View Recipe

Egg-Free, Grain-Free Pumpkin Zucchini Muffins

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Rating: 4.64
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This Egg-Free, Grain-Free Pumpkin Zucchini Muffins recipe uses zucchini, flax seeds, almond flour, coconut flour and tapioca flour combined to make a moist, delicious Paleo baked good that's perfect for … View Recipe

Fruit Salad with Cinnamon

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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 recipe is the easiest way to use them up while also satisfying your sweet … View Recipe

Ginger Brownies

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Rating: 4.4
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Green Slime Paleo Pumpkin Pudding

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Votes: 6
Rating: 4.67
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If you’re in the mood for a festive and fun but nutritionally dense snack or appetizer, this Paleo pumpkin pudding recipe will quickly become your favorite, Halloween or not! Packed … View Recipe

Hot Cocoa

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Rating: 4.83
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What would cold weather be without hot cocoa? This easy to make Paleo Hot Cocoa recipe is packed with vitamins and perfect for a cold or rainy day. If you didn't realize … View Recipe

Nutella Inspired Cookies

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If you like Nutella, you’ll love this Nutella Inspired Cookies recipe!  These taste just like Nutella cookies and contain all the flavor of the beloved Italian hazelnut-chocolate spread, without the … View Recipe

Paleo Apple Cinnamon Cake

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Try topping with Coconut Whipped Cream. … View Recipe

Paleo Applesauce

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Rating: 4.57
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Who knew that making your own applesauce could be so incredibly simple? The best part about this easy Paleo applesauce recipe is the richness of flavor without added preservatives or … 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 Carrot Cake with Creamy Dairy Free Frosting

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Rating: 4.4
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Traditional carrot cake recipes are loaded with refined sugar and flour, and usually topped with a dairy-laden frosting that is definitely not Paleo friendly. If you still want to enjoy this … View Recipe

Paleo Ice Cream

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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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Rating: 4.75
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If you’re looking for an easy holiday bread that’s Paleo friendly, this Paleo Pumpkin Bread recipe is perfect. This dessert is filled with everything that we’ve all grown up loving—cinnamon, … View Recipe

Paleo Pumpkin Muffins

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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: 4.53
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This Paleo pumpkin pie bar recipe is a fabulous Paleo-friendly replacement for traditional pumpkin pie recipes. Top these pumpkin pie bars with a dollop of our coconut whipped cream to create the … View Recipe

Paleo Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Rating: 4.57
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Chocolate chip cookies are everyone’s favorite, so why not dress them up for the fall season by adding some pumpkin spiced goodness? This Paleo Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe is … View Recipe

Pumpkin Bread

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Rating: 4.5
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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 recipe is the perfect easy dessert that will delight … View Recipe

Quick and Simple Apple Pie

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Rating: 4.54
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Raspberry Almond Muffins

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Rating: 4.48
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With almond butter, almond extract, and slivered almonds in the batter (made from almond flour), these raspberry almond muffins have plenty of almond flavor all around. Frozen or fresh berries … View Recipe

Rhubarb and Strawberry Crisp

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Rating: 5
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Our mouth-watering Rhubarb and Strawberry Crisp recipe makes the perfect Paleo dessert when you're craving something not too sweet, but healthy and filling as well. This Paleo crisp is a great way … View Recipe

Rhubarb Sorbet

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Rating: 5
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It's hard to believe that so much flavor and deliciousness can come from so few ingredients blended together in this incredible, easily edible Paleo Rhubarb Sorbet recipe. Rhubarb, citrus, strawberries, … View Recipe

Strawberry Coconut Candy

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Rating: 4.5
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This Paleo Strawberry Coconut Candy recipe 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 … View Recipe

Strawberry Crème Dessert

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Rating: 5
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Our Strawberry Crème Dessert recipe is Paleo, vegetarian, and vegan-friendly! If you enjoyed this recipe, try our Berries with Coconut and Lime recipe next time. For even more delicious and Paleo dessert recipes … View Recipe

Sweet Potato Brownies with Icing

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Rating: 4.64
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Yes, I know: “Paleo dessert” is an oxymoron in many people’s minds, but I think that if someone has a hankering for something sweet, or there’s a special event coming … View Recipe

Tapioca Crêpes

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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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Rating: 4.14
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Few things make a house smell as festive as apples baking in the oven, and if you're looking for the perfect Paleo dessert to serve this holiday season, look no … View Recipe

Vanilla Pound Cake

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Rating: 4.69
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This Paleo style Vanilla Pound Cake recipe is just like the kind your grandmother used to make, but much healthier. Traditional pound cake is definitely delicious, but it gets its … View Recipe

Watermelon and Cantaloupe Kanten

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Rating: 4.43
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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: 4.78
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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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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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If you love chocolate, you’ll love this rich, Paleo dark chocolate coconut cookies recipe made with – yep – 100% Paleo ingredients. For the best flavor, use the highest quality … View Recipe

Grain Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

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

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