The holiday season is upon us – my favorite time of year. Don’t head off to the store without seeing this amazing list of ten Paleo cookies you must try this season. Your friends and family will thank you.

Ten Awesome Paleo Holiday Cookies


Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookies


1 3/4 cup hazelnut meal
1/4 cup tapioca starch
1 tsp baking soda
2/3 cup blonde coconut sugar
1/2 cup chocolate chips
1/3 cup melted coconut oil
2 eggs
1 Tblsp vanilla extract
Flaked finishing sea salt for sprinkling over the cookie tops

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gluten free chocolate peppermint pinwheel cookies

Gluten Free Chocolate Free Peppermint Pinwheel Cookies


3 cups almond flour
3/4 cup honey crystals, stevia, or truvia
1 egg
4 Tblsp coconut oil, melted
3 Tblsp raw cacao powder
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 tsp peppermint extract
1 tsp backing soda
green and red food coloring to liking

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Flourless Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies


1 egg
1 egg yolk
1 cup almond butter, natural and unsalted
1/2 cup coconut sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
3 drops peppermint essential oil or 1 tsp peppermint extract
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp unrefined salt
1/2 cup chocolate chips

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Paleo Vegan Gingerbread Cookies

Cookie Ingredients:

1/2 cup almond flour
1/3 cup coconut flour
2 Tblsp arrowroot
3 Tblsp ground flax seeds (soaked in 3 Tblsp warm water)
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/3 cup coconut sugar
1/4 cup coconut oil
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp ginger
1/2 tsp clove
2 Tblsp molasses

Frosting Ingredients:

1 can full fat coconut milk refrigerated overnight
1 tsp raw honey or maple syrup

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paleo snickerdoodles

Paleo Snickerdoodles

Dough Ingredients:

3/4 cup coconut flour
1/2 cup arrowroot flour
3/4 cup coconut sugar
1/2 tsp kosher salt
1 tsp baking soda
1-2 tsp ceram of tartar – based on taste preference
1 cup salted grass-fed butter
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla

Coating Ingredients:

1/4 cup coconut sugar
2 tsp cinnamon

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paleo sugar cookie cutouts

Paleo Sugar Cookie Cutouts

Cookie Ingredients:

3/4 cup coconut flour
3/4 cup tapioca flour
1/2 cup honey/maple syrup
6 Tbslp canned coconut milk
2 Tbslp melted coconut oil
2 Tblsp melted ghee
1 Tbslp vanilla
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp sea salt

Royal Icing:

2 cups powdered sugar of choice
1 cup butter/shortening, softened to room temperature
1 tsp vanilla

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Pumpkin Pie Snowball Cookies


1 1/4 cup almond flour
1 Tblsp coconut flour
1/3 cup sweetener of choice
1/2 Tbslp pumpkin pie spice
1/4 tsp cinnamon
3 Tbslp butter, melted, or coconut oil, melted
1 egg yolk, beaten
3 Tbslp pumpkin puree
2 Tbslp crushed walnut pieces
2 1/2 Tbslp powdered sweetener of choice
1/2 tsp cinnamon

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Healthy Peppermint Patties


1 1/2 cups shredded unsweetened coconut flakes
1/2 cup coconut butter
2 Tbslp coconut oil
2 Tbslp raw organic honey
Peppermint essential oil
Pinch sea salt
12 oz dark chocolate

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Nutella Stuffed Cookies


1/2 cup organic grass-fed butter, soft
1/2 cup coconut oil, melted
4 organic free-range eggs
1 tsp vanilla
1/2 tsp almond extract
1/4 cup raw honey
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp Stevia
1 tsp baking soda
1 cup coconut flour

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thumbprient pb cookies

Thumbprint Peanut Butter Cookies


1 packed cup blanched almond flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
2 Tbslp butter
1 Tbslp applesauce (or 1 egg)
1/2 cup peanut butter (substitute almond butter for Paleo version)

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Have a recipe you would like to share? Leave a comment. Until next time – enjoy your holiday season and have a Merry Christmas.