Just because you’re on a diet, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy sweets and indulge in decadent desserts. These guilt free, easy to make Paleo desserts should be all you need to satisfy your sweet tooth without packing on the pounds.
Unlike other fad diets, Paleo is not too difficult to follow and allows you a wider range of food choices. You do need to get creative with a few recipes to be able to substitute usual ingredients with what is allowed in a Paleo diet.
With Paleo desserts, specifically these 21 guilt free easy to make paleo desserts, you don’t have to scour the market for special ingredients, nor do you need to toil in the kitchen for too long. You’ll start snacking on these super yummy treats real quick!
Flourless Chocolate Muffins
These chocolate muffins are very rich, and would probably be great for cupcakes as well. These healthy flourless chocolate muffins only take about 20 minutes from start to finish. No mixer required.
Four Ingredient Flourless Protein Brownies
Just four healthy ingredients are needed to whip up these dense, fudgy chocolate brownies which boast a hefty dose of protein! Dark, rich and subtly sweet, depending on the size you cut them, pack in over 15 grams of protein per serving! Naturally gluten free, vegan, paleo and refined sugar free!
Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
These flourless peanut butter oatmeal chocolate chip cookies are thick, chewy, gluten free, and dairy free. They are chewy and sweet and the texture isn’t exactly like normal cookies, but it is addictive! I had a hard time stopping eating these!
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Homemade Baked Banana Chips
Deliciously sweet and guilt-free baked banana chips are so easy to make and are the perfect portable, healthy snack to have on hand.
Healthy Cookies and Cream Dip
Smooth, creamy and ready in just five minutes, this cookies and cream dip is single serve and deceivingly healthy! This generous dip is packed full of protein and very low in sugar, yet you’d never tell by its taste and texture! Naturally gluten free, vegan, dairy free, paleo and with a high protein option!
Mini Lemon Tarts
These Paleo mini lemon tarts have an easy press-in crust and are totally honey-sweetened.
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Low Carb Key Lime Bars
These are delicious and clean-eating key lime bars which can be whipped up in no time, they are an easy treat to make for unbearably hot summer days. The best part of the bars is that they contain no sugar, only maple syrup or honey to sweeten, they also do not contain any dairy and are naturally gluten-free.
Chocolate Salted Cookie Bars
Paleo chocolate cookie bars, with sea salt. Thick and chewy with so much luscious, dark, chocolate.
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Cinnamon Roll Waffles
Besides being absolutely delicious and making your house smell like Cinnabon – they are filling, healthy and free from any sugar! For those without a waffle iron, these can be made in a pan, a la pancakes!
Chewy Apple Cinnamon Granola Bars
So light and chewy, and very easy to make too! They have the same texture as our favorite store bought granola bars, without any weird ingredients. Technically this recipe is “no bake” but you do need to toast the oats, pecans, and flax seeds to enhance their flavor.
It is light. Fresh. And loaded with flavor! We all know an apple a day keeps the doctor away. Especially when it’s baked under a crisp layer made from simple ingredients.
Blackberry & Apple Paleo Dutch Baby Pancake
A fast and easy puffed oven pancake made with fresh fruit for the perfect fuss free dessert. Grain free and dairy free.
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Banana Nut Bread
The texture gives no hint that it’s healthy. It looks, feels and tastes as good, if not better than any of the traditional banana bread recipes, but this one happens to be gluten free, and refined sugar-free, dairy-free and soy-free.
This recipe that can be made with diced fresh apple or wild huckleberries.
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Chocolate Zucchini Bread
It’s chocolatey, moist and SO delicious! It’s also made right in the blender so it’s super simple and clean up is a breeze. If you are looking for a delicious way to use up zucchini, you’ve got to try this easy recipe.
Pumpkin Mug Cake
Mug Cakes are a perfect quick solution to that sudden sweet craving. You will just fall in love with this warm, fluffy bites of cake spooned right out of a mug. The texture is pleasantly moist and pretty much just melts in your mouth! Also, they are just so quick and easy. Nothing beats enjoying warm cake, from scratch, in less than 5 minutes.
Cinnamon Roll Coffee Cake
This is inspired by another delicious breakfast treat- cinnamon rolls, but made so much easier! A simple sweet cake, a thick cinnamon sugar swirl, and a delicious glaze! Perfection!
Wendy’s Copycat Frosty
A copycat recipe that encompasses the flavor of the Frosty without all the bad ingredients that come with it. You can whip this recipe up in five to ten minutes, which is faster than most of you can drive to Wendy’s and buy one yourself.
Homemade Twix Bars
This recipe for homemade Twix Bars is a game changer! When you take a bite, you won’t believe that this candy bar copycat is gluten-free, refined sugar free, Paleo, and vegan.
Instant Peach Ice Cream
This ice cream can be served directly from the food processor, with a soft-serve type consistency, or you can freeze it for a few hours for a more firm result. This quick ice cream is completely adaptable. You can add the sweetener as you go, so it tastes exactly the way you want it to.
Carrot Cake Energy Balls
Not only are these paleo carrot cake energy balls the perfect snack on the go, they are great for a healthy treat packed with vitamins A and K and antioxidants. So snack on them when you have two hours before lunch and your stomach is yelling, pop them in ‘yo mouth for an afternoon treat, or grab a few as pre-workout fuel.
Have you had your fill yet of healthy Paleo desserts?