Moist Chocolate Paleo Donuts

When I hosted a brunch and these babies were on the table, this first comment made was “are they fried?” No, no my friends. These are clean, healthy, and baked… oh, and beyond delicious. Just little chocolate cake in the form of donuts. What’s better than that?

Chocolate Paleo Donuts | Chocolate Paleo Donuts |

*Updated Recipe: August 2013


  • 3/4 cup almond meal
  • 1 1/2 tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened pure organic applesauce
  • pinch of salt
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 3 tbsp honey
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup Enjoy Life’s mini chocolate chips

Optional: Chocolate Glaze

  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate
  • 1 tsp coconut oil
  • Optional: Sprinkle with unsweetened dried coconut


  1. In a bowl combine all ingredients and mix well until smooth
  2. Pour into sprayed donut tin
  3. Bake on 350 for about 15 minutes
  4. Remove and let cook on cooling rack
  5. Optional: Once cooled, add glaze: melt chocolate, mix in oil, and drizzle over donuts

Chocolate Paleo Donuts |


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