10 Almond flour desserts that are healthy and delicious
For Paleo dieters, those suffering from gluten-intolerance, and everyone trying to health-ify their lives, almond flour could be the answer. It’s great to bake with, has a natural sweetness, and experts say it’s loaded with nutritious fatty acids and phytonutrients. Next time you have an urge to indulge, opt for one of these slightly-better-for-you recipes.
Double Chocolate Chip Cookies Bittersweet dark cocoa united with sea salt makes for a dangerous duo you’ll definitely want featured on your next party spread. Get the recipe at Gourmande In the Kitchen.
Salted Caramel Apple Tartlet It looks pretty complicated, but all you really need is about 20 minutes for prep, a half hour in the oven, and decent apple layering skills. Get the recipe at Slim Palate.
Raspberry Coconut Cupcakes These dairy- and grain-free delights topped with coconut whipped cream require only about a half hour from start to finish, which will make you love them even more. Get the recipe at Texan Erin.
Paleo Zucchini Chocolate Cake OK, the lengthy ingredient list might seem intimidating, but if you truly want a recipe that will never fail to please you (or whomever you deem worthy enough to share a piece with), this is definitely the one. Get the recipe at The Healthy Foodie.
Paleo Strawberry Crumble You can have crumble à la mode any time of the year, especially when it’s this easy and delicious. Get the recipe at Stephie Cooks.
Almond Flour Blondies Nutty flour is not only a lower carb alternative, but it also makes brownies more dense and ooey gooey. Get the recipe at Meaningful Eats.
Sugar Cookies Don’t worry, this isn’t just another sugar cookie recipe — the coconut and almond flour mixture guarantees that perfect balance of crunchiness on the outside and buttery goodness on the inside. Get the recipe at Meaningful Eats.
Healthy 3-Ingredient Fudge Melt-in-your-mouth fudge that only takes 5 minutes and 3 ingredients? It sounds too good to be true, but a combination of almond flour, cashew butter, and maple syrup is all it takes to create this healthier take on the dessert. Get the recipe at The Big Man’s World.
Paleo Blueberry Banana Breakfast Bread A warm and cozy slice of banana bread is undoubtedly the best way to start the day, and this grain-, dairy-, and gluten-free version made with almond flour and blueberries is hard to beat. Get the recipe at RachLMansfield.