Welcome to our blog where we explore the delicious world of paleo cooking! If you're following a paleo lifestyle or simply looking for healthier meal options, you're in the right place. Today, we're sharing some of the best paleo recipes that are not only good for you but also incredibly tasty.
Get ready to tantalize your taste buds with these nutrient-dense, flavorful dishes that will leave you feeling satisfied and nourished. From hearty breakfasts to satisfying dinners, we've got you covered with these mouthwatering paleo creations. So, let's dive in and discover the exciting world of paleo cooking together!
1. Paleo Sandwich Bread
Paleo Sandwich Bread is a delicious and nutritious option for those following a paleo diet. Made with cassava flour, avocado oil, eggs, honey (or a substitute), sea salt, and baking soda, this bread is both flavorful and satisfying.
The recipe is quick and easy, taking only 10 minutes to prepare and one hour to bake. The bread has a crumb-less texture and a perfect balance of chewiness. It can be enjoyed fresh or frozen for later use. Overall, Paleo Sandwich Bread is a convenient and tasty option for paleo enthusiasts.
2. Grain Free Enchiladas
Grain Free Enchiladas are a delicious and healthy twist on a classic Mexican dish. Made with grass-fed ground beef, sautéed onions, wilted spinach, and a flavorful enchilada sauce, these enchiladas are gluten-free and paleo-friendly.
Topped with organic cheese and baked to perfection, they are a satisfying and flavorful weeknight dinner option. Serve with homemade Pico de Gallo for an extra burst of freshness.
3. Authentic Paleo Pizza
Authentic Paleo Pizza is a delicious and satisfying option for those following a paleo diet. The crust is made with almond and tapioca flours, giving it a chewy texture and crispy edges. The addition of yeast and honey provides a traditional pizza crust flavor.
This versatile recipe allows for a variety of toppings, including dairy-free cheese and sliced meats. It's a great option for a weeknight dinner and will satisfy your pizza cravings without compromising your dietary restrictions.
4. Sweet and Spicy Paleo Chicken Fingers
These Sweet and Spicy Paleo Chicken Fingers are a delicious and healthy dinner option for the whole family. Coated in almond flour, they have a nice crunch and are gluten-free.
The sticky sweet and spicy sauce adds a flavorful kick. They may not be as crispy as traditional chicken fingers, but the almond meal coating adds extra flavor. Overall, a satisfying and guilt-free alternative to deep-fried chicken.
5. Fluffy Paleo Pancakes
Fluffy Paleo Pancakes are the ultimate homemade pancakes for those following a paleo diet. Made with almond flour and tapioca flour, these pancakes are light, fluffy, and golden. They are gluten-free, grain-free, and contain no refined sugar. The recipe uses simple ingredients and can be made with either coconut or almond milk.
These pancakes are freezer-friendly and perfect for a quick and delicious breakfast. They are kid-friendly and loved by both gluten-free and non-gluten-free eaters. Add your favorite mix-ins like blueberries or chocolate chips and top with maple syrup for a sweet touch. Overall, these pancakes are a must-try for anyone looking for a tasty and healthy breakfast option.
6. Southwestern Frittata
The Southwestern Frittata is a budget-friendly and Paleo-friendly meal that is versatile and can be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or even as a midnight snack. It features ground Italian sausage, eggs, coconut milk, green chilies, minced onion, garlic powder, ground cumin, and bell peppers.
The flavors are well-balanced, and the dish is protein-rich. It can be customized by using chorizo instead of sausage. Overall, the Southwestern Frittata is a delicious and satisfying Paleo recipe.
7. Paleo Banana Bread
Paleo Banana Bread is a delicious and sweet recipe that is gluten-free and vegan. It is made with coconut flour and sweetened only with bananas, making it a healthier alternative to traditional banana bread.
The recipe uses flaxseed eggs and nut or seed butter, allowing for nut-free options. Optional chocolate chips add a delightful touch. This easy one-bowl recipe is perfect for breakfast or a snack. Overall, Paleo Banana Bread is a tasty and satisfying treat for those following a paleo diet.
8. Paleo Bread
Paleo Bread is a versatile and delicious option for those following a paleo diet. With a perfect balance of lightness and density, this bread is great for slicing and can be used for sandwiches or enjoyed toasted with butter.
The use of almond flour, arrowroot, and tapioca gives it a pliable texture, while the richness from eggs and ghee adds a buttery flavor. Whether you're looking for a savory or sweet option, Paleo Bread is a satisfying choice that aligns with the principles of the paleo lifestyle.
9. Paleo Pancakes
These Paleo Pancakes are a must-try for anyone following a paleo diet. Made with almond flour and free from grains and refined sugar, these pancakes are both nutritious and delicious. They are light, fluffy, and can be customized with your favorite add-ins.
Perfect for a quick and easy breakfast, these pancakes are also freezer-friendly, making them a convenient option for busy mornings. Whether you're paleo or not, these pancakes are sure to be a hit.
10. Paleo Chicken Broccoli "Rice" Casserole
This Paleo Chicken Broccoli "Rice" Casserole is a flavorful and filling dish that is perfect for those following a paleo, Whole30, or keto diet. It is dairy-free and can be made ahead of time for easy lunches and dinners. The creamy sauce, made with onions, garlic, coconut milk, and nutritional yeast, adds a cheesy flavor without any hint of coconut.
The chicken, broccoli, bacon, and cauliflower rice are baked together to create a delicious and nutritious meal. It is a great option for picky eaters and leftovers reheat well. Overall, this casserole is a satisfying and healthy comfort food choice.
11. Easy Paleo Biscuits
These Easy Paleo Biscuits are a delicious and healthy option for those following a paleo diet. They are gluten-free, dairy-free, and low carb, making them suitable for various dietary restrictions. These biscuits are moist, soft, and light, with a texture similar to regular biscuits.
The recipe uses coconut flour, lard or coconut oil, eggs, almond milk, baking soda, and salt. They can be enjoyed alongside a meal or with a little jam for dessert. Perfect for Thanksgiving or any time you're craving a bread-like accompaniment.
12. Best Paleo Stuffing
Best Paleo Stuffing is a delicious grain-free and gluten-free side dish that is perfect for Thanksgiving or as a healthy accompaniment to roast chicken. Made with simple ingredients like onions, celery, mushrooms, and almond flour, this stuffing tastes surprisingly similar to traditional stuffing but with a healthier twist.
The addition of dried cranberries or dates adds a touch of sweetness, while the poultry seasoning gives it a savory flavor. Whether you bake it in a skillet or a casserole dish, this recipe is versatile and reheats well. Overall, it's a must-try for anyone following a paleo diet or looking for a healthier stuffing option.
13. Paleo & AIP Caramel Sauce
Paleo & AIP Caramel Sauce is a versatile and delicious topping that can elevate a variety of desserts. It pairs well with brownies, pies, cakes, and even ice cream. The sauce is easy to make, taking just 10 minutes, and it has a rich and sweet flavor.
While it may firm up when poured over cold treats, it can be layered into homemade ice cream for a beautiful swirl. The shelf life is relatively short, so it's best to enjoy it within a few days. Overall, Paleo & AIP Caramel Sauce is a delightful addition to any paleo dessert.
14. Paleo Vanilla Ice Cream
Paleo Vanilla Ice Cream is a delicious and creamy dessert that stands out for its perfect texture and mouthfeel. The addition of vanilla extract, which lowers the freezing temperature, ensures a soft and scoopable consistency even after freezing.
The right amount of sweetener, preferably pure maple syrup, adds to the luxurious and creamy texture. Substitutions such as cashew milk and vodka can be made if needed. Adding extra pinches of sea salt enhances the flavors of this delectable treat.
15. Paleo Coconut Flour Chocolate Cupcakes
These Paleo Coconut Flour Chocolate Cupcakes are a delicious and guilt-free treat. Made with coconut flour and sweetened naturally with raw honey, they are gluten-free, dairy-free, and grain-free.
The cupcakes are soft, fluffy, and have a rich chocolate flavor that rivals traditional cupcakes. They are perfect for those following a paleo lifestyle or anyone looking for a healthier dessert option.
16. AIP Zucchini Bread
AIP Zucchini Bread is a delicious and savory sweet bread that is perfect for those following a Paleo diet. Packed with shredded zucchini, this bread is moist and flavorful.
Made with a combination of cassava, arrowroot, and coconut flour, it is grain-free and AIP friendly. The addition of lemon rind and spices like cinnamon and cloves add a delightful twist to this bread. Whether you're Paleo or not, this bread is sure to impress.
17. Paleo Rolls
These Paleo rolls are crusty on the outside, chewy on the inside, and have the taste of real bread. They are made with tapioca starch, coconut flour, chia flour, almond flour, and other ingredients.
The rolls are ready in a flash and can be enjoyed as a sandwich or on their own. They freeze well and can be defrosted at room temperature or in the toaster. Overall, these Paleo rolls are a delicious and satisfying option for those following a paleo diet.
18. Paleo Lemon Poppy Seed Bread
Paleo Lemon Poppy Seed Bread is a delicious and moist bread that is gluten-free and dairy-free. It is lightly sweetened with honey and has a prominent lemon flavor.
The recipe is easy to make, requiring only a few simple ingredients. This bread is perfect for breakfast or as a snack and is a great option for those following a paleo diet.
19. Paleo Cinnamon Roll Pancakes
These Paleo Cinnamon Roll Pancakes are a delightful and tasty breakfast option for those following a paleo diet. Made with Bob's Red Mill Paleo Pancake and Waffle Mix, these fluffy pancakes have a sweet cinnamon swirl that caramelizes as it cooks. They are gluten-free, dairy-free, and made with clean ingredients.
The cinnamon mixture adds a crispy and slightly sweet flavor that pairs perfectly with the light and fluffy pancakes. Whether eaten as-is or with a little grass-fed butter, these pancakes are a delicious treat. Just be sure to follow the instructions carefully for the best results. Enjoy!
20. Paleo Butter Pecan Ice Cream
Paleo Butter Pecan Ice Cream is a rich and sweet summer treat that is dairy-free, gluten-free, and naturally sweetened. Made with dates for added richness and coconut milk as the base, this ice cream is packed with buttery pecans for a delicious crunch.
It can be easily made vegan by using butter flavored coconut oil instead of ghee. Overall, this ice cream offers a dreamy dessert experience with its creamy texture and delightful flavors.
21. Coconut Paleo Mayonnaise
Coconut Paleo Mayonnaise is a simple and versatile recipe that offers a healthier alternative to traditional mayonnaise. Made with a combination of coconut oil and olive oil, this mayo is creamy and flavorful.
It can be easily customized with spices, herbs, or pickles for added taste. Perfect for those following a paleo diet, this mayo is a guilt-free condiment option. Keep it in the refrigerator for future use.
22. Paleo Cassava Flour Pancakes
Paleo Cassava Flour Pancakes are a game-changer for those seeking fluffy and light pancakes in a grain-free, dairy-free, and gluten-free recipe. Made with cassava flour, these pancakes have a perfect texture and taste reminiscent of classic pancakes.
The recipe is easy to follow, and the pancakes can be frozen or made ahead of time. Top them with your favorite toppings and enjoy a delicious and satisfying paleo breakfast option.
23. Paleo Carrot Cake Muffins
Paleo Carrot Cake Muffins are a delicious and nutritious grain-free breakfast option. Made with almond flour, shredded carrots, and a touch of honey, these muffins are packed with flavor and have a moist texture. They can also be frozen for future enjoyment.
While I haven't personally tried using an egg replacer, others have mentioned that chia or flax eggs can be used, although the muffins may not rise as much. Overall, these muffins are a great choice for a paleo-friendly treat.
24. Paleo & AIP Sourdough Sandwich Bread
Paleo & AIP Sourdough Sandwich Bread is a versatile and nutrient-dense bread recipe. It is made with green plantains and tiger nut flour, resulting in a light and tender texture. This bread is egg-free, nut-free, grain-free, and dairy-free, making it suitable for those following a paleo or AIP diet.
It is high in resistant starch, easy to digest, and low in antinutrients. Overall, this recipe offers a delicious and healthy option for those looking for a paleo-friendly bread alternative.
25. Flourless Sweet Potato Brownie
The Flourless Sweet Potato Brownie is a delicious and healthy dessert option for those following a paleo diet. Made with just four simple ingredients, including sweet potatoes and almond butter, these brownies are fudgy, chewy, and chocolatey. They are gluten-free, dairy-free, and free of refined sugar.
The recipe is easy to make and can be customized with additional toppings like chocolate chips or nut butter. These brownies can also be frozen and enjoyed later. Overall, the Flourless Sweet Potato Brownie is a satisfying and guilt-free treat for paleo enthusiasts.
26. Paleo Snickerdoodle Cookies
Paleo Snickerdoodle Cookies are a delicious and healthier alternative to traditional snickerdoodles. Made with almond and coconut flour, coconut oil, and sweetened with maple syrup, these cookies are vegan, gluten-free, and refined sugar-free.
They have a soft and chewy texture with a sweet cinnamon sugar coating. Ready in less than 30 minutes, they are a quick and easy treat that satisfies your sweet tooth without compromising on taste or health.
27. Sweet Korean Paleo Chicken Thighs
The Sweet Korean Paleo Chicken Thighs recipe is a delicious and healthy weeknight meal. The chicken thighs are marinated in gochujang, a sweet and smoky Korean chili paste, giving them a fantastic flavor. The dish is easy to make with only six ingredients in the sauce.
The thighs stay juicy and tender while the sauce caramelizes, creating a sweet and spicy combination. Serve them with low carb cauliflower rice for a complete meal. Overall, this recipe is a winner and a must-try for anyone following a paleo diet.
28. Paleo Banana Muffins
Paleo Banana Muffins are a delicious and nutritious alternative to traditional banana bread. Made with mashed bananas, eggs, coconut flour, and spices, these muffins are light, moist, and not overly sweet.
They are gluten-free and low in carbs, making them a satisfying and guilt-free treat. The recipe can be easily customized with additions like grated apple, raisins, or walnuts. Overall, Paleo Banana Muffins are a tasty success that will leave you wanting more.
29. Breakfast Cauliflower Fried Rice
Breakfast Cauliflower Fried Rice is a delicious and satisfying paleo-friendly meal made with cauliflower rice, bacon, eggs, and veggies. It's a low carb and whole30 compliant dish that can be prepared in under 20 minutes.
The combination of flavors from the bacon and veggies cooked in bacon fat adds a delicious twist to the cauliflower rice. It's a simple and flavorful option for a paleo breakfast or brunch.
30. Crunchy Cinnamon Baked Banana Chips
Crunchy Cinnamon Baked Banana Chips are a delicious and satisfying paleo snack. Made with unsweetened banana chips coated in a mixture of coconut oil, cinnamon, and optional maple syrup, these chips offer a crispy texture and a hint of sweetness.
Perfect for those following a nut-free or paleo diet, these chips are a tasty alternative to traditional snacks. Store them in an airtight container for a convenient and healthy on-the-go option.
31. Paleo Glazed Chicken Wings
Paleo Glazed Chicken Wings are a delicious and healthy option for those following a paleo diet. The glaze is made with organic frozen mango, which adds a subtle sweetness without the need for added sweeteners like honey or maple syrup.
The wings are baked to perfection, resulting in a crispy exterior. Using an oven-safe wire rack ensures they stay crispy and don't become soggy. Overall, these wings are a flavorful and satisfying paleo-friendly dish.
32. Paleo Cinnamon Roll Blondies
These Paleo Cinnamon Roll Blondies are a delightful treat for those following a paleo diet. Made with almond flour and coconut flour, these blondies are gluten-free and dairy-free.
The cinnamon swirl center adds a deliciously sweet and gooey layer, reminiscent of a classic cinnamon roll. Topped with a coconut butter glaze, these blondies are a perfect combination of flavors. Dense, moist, and slightly doughy, they are a must-try for cinnamon roll lovers.
33. Easy Paleo Bounty Bars
These Easy Paleo Bounty Bars are a delicious and healthier alternative to traditional bounty bars. Made with natural ingredients like shredded coconut, coconut cream, and coconut oil, they are sweetened with honey (or rice malt syrup for a vegan option).
The bars have a soft and coconutty interior, wrapped in a crunchy chocolate shell made from coconut oil, cocoa powder, and honey. While they are higher in calories due to the coconut products, the fats come from natural sources. Overall, these Paleo Bounty Bars are a tasty treat for those following a paleo or vegan diet.
34. Vegan & Paleo Banana Pudding
This vegan and paleo banana pudding is a delicious and creamy treat that is egg-free and gluten-free. It is made with ripe bananas, arrowroot starch, and full-fat coconut milk for a thick and decadent texture.
The recipe also includes homemade vanilla wafers for added flavor. Overall, this pudding is a satisfying and guilt-free dessert option for those following a paleo or vegan diet.
35. Easy Crunchy Flaxseed Crackers
These Easy Crunchy Flaxseed Crackers are a great option for those following a paleo diet. Made with ground flaxseed and chia seeds, they are vegan, gluten-free, and grain-free.
These crackers are easy to make and can be enjoyed as a healthy snack with your favorite dip. They are thin, crispy, and packed with flavor from dried herbs and spices. Store them in an airtight container for up to two weeks.
36. Paleo Soft Baked Gingersnaps
The Paleo Soft Baked Gingersnaps recipe is a delightful and healthier twist on the classic gingersnap cookie. These cookies are gluten and dairy-free, sweetened with natural sugar, and have a soft and chewy texture.
They are easy to make and ready in less than an hour. Perfect for those following a paleo diet or looking for a healthier holiday treat option.
37. Paleo Chocolate Cake
The Paleo Chocolate Cake is a gluten-free and dairy-free dessert that is both delicious and impressive. Made with a combination of almond flour and coconut flour, this cake is moist and rich in chocolate flavor.
The frosting, made with just two simple ingredients, is paleo-friendly and tastes just like a traditional chocolate buttercream. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or simply treating yourself, this grain-free and gluten-free chocolate cake is a must-try.
38. Healthy Carrot Cake Cookies
These Healthy Carrot Cake Cookies are a delicious paleo-friendly treat that combines the flavors of carrot cake with the convenience of a cookie. Made with nut butter, grain-free flours, and a blend of spices, these cookies have a thick and cookie-like texture.
Topped with coconut butter, they are a satisfying and nutritious option for breakfast or snacking. The addition of collagen peptides provides a protein boost, making them a great choice for a make-ahead breakfast treat. Overall, these cookies are a tasty and wholesome option for those following a paleo diet.
39. Paleo Cinnamon Roll Coffee Cake
The Paleo Cinnamon Roll Coffee Cake is a delicious gluten-free and dairy-free treat. It captures all the flavors of a cinnamon roll in a moist and flavorful coffee cake.
The use of Frontier Co-op Vietnamese Cinnamon and Vanilla Extract adds a bold and rich taste to the cake. The optional glaze adds an extra touch of sweetness. Perfect for breakfast or as a holiday treat.
40. Cassava Flour Tortillas
These cassava flour tortillas are a fantastic paleo alternative to traditional corn tortillas. Made with cassava flour, coconut oil, and a touch of sea salt, they are soft, pliable, and perfect for holding all your favorite taco fillings.
While the dough can be a bit fragile, the end result is worth it. These tortillas have a great texture and flavor, and are a versatile option for those with corn allergies or sensitivities.
41. Paleo Anti-Inflammatory Hot Chocolate
The Paleo Anti-Inflammatory Hot Chocolate is a rich and creamy dairy-free hot chocolate recipe. It incorporates anti-inflammatory spices like turmeric, ginger, and cinnamon, which may help reduce inflammation and support immune function.
The use of raw cacao powder adds extra nutrients and antioxidants compared to processed cocoa powder. This hot chocolate is a comforting and healthy treat that can be enjoyed on chilly days.
42. Cauliflower Chowder
Cauliflower Chowder is a hearty and comforting paleo recipe that combines the flavors of cauliflower, vegetables, and healing bone stock. The addition of spices adds depth without being overly spicy, while bacon adds a delicious flavor.
This chowder can be easily customized by adding leftover chicken, fish, or seafood. Overall, it's a satisfying and nutritious option for those following a paleo diet.
43. Baked Chicken Tenders
These Baked Chicken Tenders are a delicious paleo option for those looking for a healthier alternative to traditional breaded chicken tenders. Coated in almond meal and shredded coconut, they are crispy and flavorful.
Perfect for dipping in your favorite sauce, these tenders can be enjoyed on their own or added to salads, wraps, or served as a side dish. A versatile and satisfying paleo recipe.
44. One Pan Broccoli Cashew Chicken
One Pan Broccoli Cashew Chicken is a delicious and flavorful paleo recipe. It combines tender chicken, crunchy cashews, and nutritious broccoli in a saucy blend of garlic, ginger, coconut aminos, and honey.
This easy-to-make dish is budget-friendly and cooks up in just 15 minutes. It's a satisfying and healthy take-out at home option that will please both your taste buds and your body.
45. Paleo Cinnamon Ice Cream
Paleo Cinnamon Ice Cream is a delightful and easy-to-make dessert. With just a few ingredients, including creamy coconut milk or heavy cream, water, maple syrup or raw honey, vanilla extract (optional), and cinnamon, this ice cream offers a rich and flavorful treat. It is suitable for those following a paleo, AIP, keto, or vegan diet.
The addition of cinnamon adds a warm and comforting taste, making it a perfect accompaniment to pies or cakes. The recipe also provides tips for achieving the best results, such as freezing the ice cream maker bowl overnight and ensuring it freezes in an upright position. Overall, Paleo Cinnamon Ice Cream is a delicious and guilt-free indulgence for paleo enthusiasts.