Paleo Brownies (Nut-Free)

Paleo Brownies (Nut-Free)

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These are the most delicious paleo and brownies that you’ll ever make!  Cocoa powder and melted dark chocolate make them extra chocolatey with rich flavor and a fudge-like texture. Grain-free, gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free and great when you want a healthier version of a decadent treat.

Paleo Brownies

This is the only recipe for brownies you will ever need. They are grain free, dairy free, nut free and refined sugar free!
Course Dessert
Keyword brownies, dairyfree, fudgebrownies, grainfree, nutfree, paleo
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 12 servings


Dry Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder or cacao powder
  • 1/2 cup coconut sugar
  • 2 tbsp coconut flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • pinch of sea salt

Wet Ingredients:

  • 2 large eggs room temp.
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil melted
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 4 ounces dark chocolate melted
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract

Optional Toppings:

  • melted chocolate
  • flakey sea salt


  • Adjust an oven rack to the middle position and preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Line an 8×8 baking dish with parchment paper.
  • In a medium mixing bowl, whisk together dry ingredients.
  • In a separate bowl, whisk together wet ingredients.
  • Slowly mix in wet ingredients with dry ingredients. The batter will be thick.
  • Spread the batter into the prepared pan and bake for 20-25 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center of the pan comes out clean. 
  • Allow the brownies to cool in the pan. Top with melted chocolate and flakey sea salt. Remove the brownies from the pan and cut into squares.

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