42 Heavenly Paleo Brownie Recipes
Post by Lucha: World traveler, culinary student and Media Director at Paleo Flourish Magazine. Lucha will try most food but prefers Indian, Thai and Mexican food above all else. She is currently either cooking, eating, grocery shopping, or browsing recipes on Pinterest.
Paleo brownie recipes…a slightly healthier way to enjoy desserts. With delicious options like Joshua’s Chocolate Brownie Bites using stevia and Sonia’s Sweet Potato Brownies using avocado and sweet potato, you’ll get to enjoy some amazing treats completely grain-free!
Top 10 Heavenly Paleo Brownie Recipes
I love what happens when you mix coffee and chocolate in baked coods, and with the addition of the espresso powder, these brownies sure pack an extra KICK! (Photo credit: Lisa from Cook Eat Paleo.)
Ingredients: cocoa/cacao powder, instant espresso powder, baking soda, salt, creamy almond butter, honey, ghee, eggs, vanilla.
These brownies are great for the holidays, when your chestnut stash is plentiful. Bonus points for not using ANY flour (even Paleo alternatives!). They’re still nutty, buttery, and delicious! (Photo credit: Cat of Things My Belly Likes.)
Ingredients: large chestnuts, butter, cocoa powder, vanilla extract, honey, dark chocolate, eggs.
The Healthy Foodie has a tendency to go over-the-top with her elaborate recipes, but we never mind! These beauties use healthy veggies like sweet potato and avocado, and are topped with a yummy icing made from hazelnut butter. (Photo credit: Sonia, The Healthy Foodie.)
Ingredients: avocado, sweet potato puree, unsweetened apple sauce, date paste, vanilla extract, eggs, coconut flour, arrowroot flour, cacao powder, ancho chili paste, Himalayan salt, baking soda, raw pecans, date paste, all-natural hazelnut butter, cacao powder, raw honey, full fat coconut milk.
Fans of Almond Joy will devour these layered brownies, full of coconuts and topped with pecans. This recipe is no simple feat but will be well worth your efforts. (Photo credit: Sonia, The Healthy Foodie.)
Ingredients: date paste, avocado, eggs, unpasteurized liquid honey, pure vanilla extract, coconut flour, unsweetened dark cocoa powder, baking soda, cream of tartar, Himalayan or fine sea salt, macadamia nuts, unsweetened shredded coconut, coconut oil, coconut butter, egg whites, toasted pecans.
These simple brownie bites require few ingredients and a short process (start to finish in under 30 minutes!). They’re perfect for party treats or small lunchbox dessert. (Photo credit: Josh from Slim Palate.)
Ingredients: almond flour, cocoa powder, baking soda salt, coconut oil, stevia (or honey), eggs, vanilla extract.
These brownies are more like blondies; they don’t use cocoa powder and have a strong lemon flavor instead. They are so easy to make! You only have to blend all of the ingredients up in a processor. (Photo credit: Lisa from Swiss Paleo.)
Ingredients: almond flour, arrowroot flour, coconut flour, honey, salt, butter, eggs, lemon zest, lemon juice, coconut oil, pinch of salt.
Here’s another recipe using espresso for a boost of energy and flavor. I also love these because they use delicious pumpkin puree and pumpkin spice, as well as Medjool dates, which act as a natural sweetener. Imagine those flavors! (Photo credit: Michelle of Cavegirl Cuisine.)
Ingredients: Medjool dates, banana, unsweetened cocoa powder, salt, coconut flour, instant coffee crysals or espresso powder, large eggs, baking powder, dark chocolate, vanilla, almond butter, crushed walnuts, organic pumpkin puree, raw honey, cinnamon, pumpkin spice.
To call these Paleo brownies ‘decadent’ would be putting it lightly. No baking required and they come topped with this amazing cookie dough recipe on top! (Photo credit: Adriana of Living Healthy with Chocolate.)
Ingredients: raw pecans, almond flour, Medjool dates, vanilla extract, coconut oil, coconut milk, vanilla extract, raw honey, chocolate chips.
I think the name of this recipe sums up its awesomeness pretty well. But in case you needed more convincing, most of the recipe makes itself with the help of a food processor. And the caramel sauce is worth learning alone for more applications elsewhere! (Photo credit: Gina from So Let’s Hang Out.)
Ingredients: plantains, eggs, coconut oil, honey, unsweetened coconut powder, baking soda, vanilla extract, cinnamon, sea salt, chocolate chips, flakey sea salt, coconut milk, grass fed butter.
Five simple ingredients make this Paleo brownie recipe one of the easiest on the list. Recommendations for variations are provided.
Ingredients: coconut oil or butter, dark chocolate, stevia, eggs, coconut flour.
Ancestral Chef’s Paleo Brownie Recipe
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