Walk into any coffee shop, and one of the first things you see are giant, bakery-style muffins just waiting to give you a sugar rush.
While they are tempting, these sneaky treats can be devastating to your health.
Before you cave and order one anyway, try one of these amazing Paleo muffin recipes to make a genuinely good choice that won’t weigh you down. Whether you’re looking for chocolatey goodness or a basic blueberry muffin, you’ll find the muffin recipe to suit your craving.
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Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins
If you want to get a dose of vegetables without really tasting like you’re getting a dose of vegetables, these chocolate zucchini muffins are right on target. You’ll never get tired of the chocolatey goodness in every bite.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins
Morning Glory Muffins
Paleo Morning Glory Muffins are loaded with carrots, bananas, and creamy sunflower butter. A grain, dairy, and nut-free snack, and it has no added sugar!
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Morning Glory Muffins
Pumpkin Zucchini Muffins
For a taste of fall Paleo-style, these pumpkin zucchini muffins are the ticket. A great way to use up end-of-season zucchini, these easy muffins are sure to be a big hit.
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Pumpkin Zucchini Muffins
Chocolate Avocado Blueberry Muffins
These creamy Paleo blueberry muffins are packed with avocado, blueberries and dark chocolate – an antioxidant dream!
Recipe: PaleoHacks | Chocolate Avocado Blueberry Muffins
Paleo Lemon Poppyseed Muffins
With a lemony crumb and delicate poppy seeds, these muffins are perfect for a healthy Sunday brunch, or just an afternoon snack. Perfect with a cup of your favorite tea as a quick pick-me-up.
Recipe: Paleo Newbie | Paleo Lemon Poppyseed Muffins
Paleo Grain-Free Mini Muffins
These muffins may be mini in size, but they are big on flavor. No matter how you make them, you’ll see that sometimes just a bite of something heavenly and delicious will satisfy your cravings.
Recipe: Whole Life Style Nutrition | Paleo Grain-Free Mini Muffins
Raspberry Chocolate Chip Muffins
Raspberries and chocolate are a great flavor combination, and this recipe proves that to be true. These indulgent-tasting muffins are a great way to curb a sweet tooth in a healthy way so you don’t have to worry about missing out.
Recipe: Detoxinista | Raspberry Chocolate Chip Muffins
Chunky Monkey Muffins
Both dairy – and grain-free, these muffins are big on flavor and texture. Make these for a crowd to show off how eating Paleo really can be delicious.
Recipe: Flavour and Savour | Chunky Monkey Muffins
Paleo Pumpkin and Carrot Muffins
Loaded with beta-carotene, these yummy pumpkin muffins are sweet and savory all at the same time.
Recipe: Nom Nom Paleo | Paleo Pumpkin and Carrot Muffins
Paleo Morning Glory Muffins
You’ll never hit up your favorite coffeehouse again when you taste these delectable morning glory muffins. Perfectly studded with fruit and nuts, these are the perfect compliment to your breakfast beverage of choice.
Recipe: The Roasted Root | Paleo Morning Glory Muffins
Chewy Pumpkin + Coconut Muffins
Coconut flour in this recipe produces a lovely chewy muffin.
Recipe: I Quit Sugar | Chewy Pumpkin + Coconut Muffins
Paleo Coffee Cake Muffins
If you thought you’d never enjoy a cinnamon spiced coffee cake again when you went Paleo, you thought wrong. These muffins are easy to prepare and taste just like your favorite bakery-style coffee cake.
Recipe: Hollywood Homestead | Paleo Coffee Cake Muffins
Double Chocolate Paleo Muffins
Can you put too much chocolate in a muffin? We don’t know, but these double chocolate delights sure aim to find out. Perfect as an after-dinner treat when you want something rich and chocolatey, but not guilt-inducing.
Recipe: Lexi’s Clean Kitchen | Double Chocolate Paleo Muffins
Strawberry Lemon Chia Seed Protein Muffins
If you’re looking for a light and airy alternative to the usually dense muffins, these high-protein beauties take the cake. Sweet, tangy, and full of fiber-rich chia seeds, this one hits the spot.
Recipe: Amy’s Healthy Baking | Strawberry Lemon Chia Seed Protein Muffins
Coffee Protein Muffins
High in protein and coffee flavor, these are the muffins you want to eat when you know you’ve got a long day ahead, but don’t have time for something more complicated.
Recipe: Southern In Law | Coffee Protein Muffins
Apple Cinnamon Muffins
Apples and cinnamon go great together in just about anything, but what can be better than a crumbly Paleo-friendly muffin?
Recipe: Wellness Mama | Apple Cinnamon Muffins
Cranberry Orange Muffins
This is the classic coffee shop flavor, and now you don’t have to miss out because you’ve gone Paleo. Tangy and colorful, these will brighten up any morning!
Recipe: Cook Eat Paleo | Cranberry Orange Muffins
Apple Honey Paleo Muffins
An apple a day keeps the doctor away, even if it’s in a muffin! Full of apple flavor and a touch of honey, these are the perfect quick snack.
Recipe: Cook Eat Paleo | Apple Honey Paleo Muffins
Banana Nut Chocolate Chip Muffins
Full of banana flavor and studded with nuts and chips, these muffins will satisfy with every bite.
Recipe: Paleo Newbie | Banana Nut Chocolate Chip Muffins
Triple Coconut Muffins
Three types of coconut make these a coconut lover’s dream. Almond flour and vanilla balance out the coconut flavor, leaving you with a delicate, but not overpowering muffin.
Recipe: Grok Grub | Triple Coconut Muffins
Banana Carrot Breakfast Muffins
Breakfast can be one of the hardest meals of the day, but with a quick fruit and veggie filled muffin, it just got easier.
Recipe: Paleo Newbie | Banana Carrot Breakfast Muffins
Is there anything better than a muffin with a crumb topping? Yes, one that is Paleo friendly, like these moist, tender cinnamon infused muffins. Perfect for a quick bite when you don’t have time for much else, these are sure to hit the top of your muffin recipes list.
Recipe: Lexi’s Clean Kitchen | Coffee-Crumb Muffins
Lemon Coconut Muffins
Bright, tart lemon pairs nicely with coconut in these delicious citrus muffins. These are insanely addictive; don’t say you weren’t warned!
Recipe: Paleo Newbie | Lemon Coconut Muffins
Paleo Breakfast Muffins
Jewel-toned berries and applesauce give these muffins a luscious flavor, while a hint of vanilla adds a fragrant effect. Feel free to use whatever in-season fruit you have on hand to customize these to your liking.
Recipe: Jay’s Baking Me Crazy | Paleo Breakfast Muffins
Cinnamon Raisin Harvest Muffins
You’ll never miss out on cinnamon raisin bread again when you make a batch of these raisin-studded beauties. Enjoy these as a sweet component to savory breakfast.
Recipe: Paleo Newbie | Cinnamon Raisin Harvest Muffins
Sweet summer peaches take center stage in these grain- and nut-free Paleo muffins. One taste, and you’ll be asking yourself if these are truly Paleo or if you’ve just been duped.
Recipe: Savory Lotus | Peach Muffins
Cinnamon Bun Muffins
Missing your favorite cinnamon bun? Not anymore, now that you’ve got this recipe for a Paleo approved version. This is the perfect way to indulge when everyone around you is eating sugar-filled breakfast pastries.
Recipe: Comfy Belly | Cinnamon Bun Muffins
Zucchini Banana Coconut Muffins
Sweet bananas, savory zucchini, and heart-healthy coconut make a deliciously mouthwatering muffin that you won’t know how you lived without once you take a bite.
Recipe: Thrive-Style | Zucchini Banana Coconut Muffins
Coconut Flour Pumpkin Muffins
You can get excited about fall again now that you can enjoy a pumpkin muffin that won’t weigh you down. The addition of coconut flour adds flavor and texture, making these the perfect chilly weather treat.
Recipe: Empowered Sustenance | Coconut Flour Pumpkin Muffins
Chocolate Banana Muffins
Chocolate and banana are two flavors that can’t go wrong, and these muffins prove it. Perfect in every way, you’ll make these again and again.
Recipe: Texanerin Baking | Chocolate Banana Muffins
Cinnamon Vanilla Paleo Muffins
Spicy cinnamon and real vanilla flavor aim to please in these tender-crumbed Paleo-approved muffins. Serve these on a lazy weekend morning or freeze and eat one before a busy day.
Recipe: Healy Eats Real | Cinnamon Vanilla Paleo Muffins
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