Cavemen and cavewomen can enjoy cookies too. Easy to make and quick to bake, these hand-held treats are the perfect dessert or snack. Wether you like them with chocolate chips, pumpkin, ginger, or even bacon, we’ve got you covered with 14 of the best Paleo cookies from around the web. So pour yourself a glass of almond milk and get ready to dunk these bad boys!
35 minutes | 6 ingredients | 4 steps
We’ve found the perfect chocolate chip cookie recipe. No, seriously – these Paleo chocolate chip cookies are the real deal. Slightly crisp and golden brown edges with a moist and chewy center. And they even flatten in the oven all on their own! The secret is to cream the wet ingredients before adding the almond flour and chocolate chips. Bake a batch of these babies and you’ll be in Paleo chocolate chip cookie bliss.
20 minutes | 5 steps | 7 ingredients
When a recipe requires a full cup of cocoa powder and dark chocolate chunks, you know it’s not messing around. Über chocolatey and seriously fudgey, these Paleo cookies are chock-full of decadence. Sprinkle with sea salt flakes at the end to balance the richness and create a sweet-salty combo.
1 hour 30 minutes | 10 steps | 11 ingredients
These Paleo cookies are both hearty and delicious. A touch of real maple syrup and cinnamon gives these cookies a slightly sweet and spicy flavor. And since these are carrot cake cookies, there’s plenty of carrot to chew on. Top with the “cream cheese” frosting made from cashews, and you’ll find that this is a dessert you can feel good about eating!
3 hours | 14 steps | 16 ingredients
If you are in the mood for some serious chocolate decadence, then check out this Paleo cookie recipe. Like the famous “turtle” candies, these treats feature a dense chocolate cookie base, a chewy caramel center, and a buttery pecan on top. And don’t forget about the chocolate drizzle over the entire thing!
30 minutes | 7 steps | 12 ingredients
Do you miss the chewy and hearty texture of oatmeal cookies? Then welcome these N’Oatmeal Cookies into your kitchen. Made with flaxseed meal, they are tender, chewy, and slightly crunchy in texture. And have a rich and buttery flavor. These Paleo cookies are touted as being even better than their grain-laden counterparts.
30 minutes | 5 steps | 10 ingredients
Warm and spicy, these Paleo gingerbread cookies are a wonderful holiday treat. Blackstrap molasses and no-stir almond butter help to produce a perfect chewiness. And the coconut flour makes these Paleo cookies thick and dense. Enjoy at anytime of the year, but especially around the holidays.
25 minutes | 5 steps | 10 ingredients
Double up on chocolate with this Paleo cookie recipe. Lots of cocoa powder and big chunks of chocolate make them super rich and decadent. While the almond flour helps to make them soft and perfectly crumbly. And because they are gluten free (and refined sugar free), you can enjoy a few without guilt!
23 minutes | 5 steps | 12 ingredients
This recipe is filled with chocolate chips and warm pumpkin-y spices. These delicious Paleo cookies come out crisp on the outside, while still soft and chewy in the middle. They are the perfect pairing for a hot mug of spiced cider and a good book. And they are super easy to make!
30 minutes | 7 steps | 6 ingredients
Give this recipe a try if you love soft and fluffy treats. These Paleo cookies are full of pumpkin and spice, and have a soft, cake-like texture that melts in your mouth. To make them even more delectable, spread some cashew nut-butter on top before biting in. And don’t worry about wanting to eat more than one – each is only 70 calories!
40 minutes | 10 steps | 8 ingredients
If a pecan pie and a cookie had a baby, it would be this Paleo cookie. Made with pecan flour, these cookies taste sweet, buttery, and nutty. And like the pie, the center of each cookie is sticky-sweet, and perfectly crunchy. If you love Pecan Pie, but are short on time, then make a batch of these Paleo cookies!
25 minutes | 6 steps | 6 ingredients
Enjoy a burst of sweet-tart flavor with these cranberry filled Paleo cookies. They come out of the oven hot and soft, but when left to cool they become super chewy. The almond butter in the dough adds a great richness, and the coconut sugar gives them just a hint of coconut-y flavor. They are super easy to make and are the perfect holiday treat!
30 minutes | 11 steps | 10 ingredients
Though peanuts aren’t Paleo – cashews are! Rich, buttery, and slightly sweet, cashews are the perfect substitute for crunchy legumes. These Paleo cookies turn out crisp on the outside, but super moist, soft, and chewy on the inside. And the rich flavor of the cashews makes these cookies irresistible. Add some roasted cashew bits into the dough for an extra crunch!
22 minutes | 4 steps | 4 ingredients
Sweet, crunchy, and nutty. These almond butter Paleo cookies are delicious and super easy to make. Sub out non-Paleo peanut butter for almond butter, and add to a bowl with the three other ingredients. Mix everything together and spoon out dollops of dough onto a baking sheet. Don’t forget to give them the famous crosshatch pattern on top!
22 minutes | 8 steps | 8 ingredients
Want to know how to make anything taste more delicious? Add bacon too it. And if you need proof, then look no further than this recipe. Start with Paleo chocolate chip cookie dough and then add some crumbled bacon to the mix. The saltiness of the bacon-bits pairs perfectly with the sweet and rich chocolate. It makes for a cookie that you’ll definitely be wanting more of.
Want easy Paleo cookies?
Check out these Paleo cookies that you can buy online. Skip the baking process and get them delivered straight to your door! It’s okay to be a little lazy sometimes. 😉