Best Paleo Chocolate Hazelnut Recipes

When it comes to following a paleo diet, often people think that is really restrictive.

While there are certain foods you will need to avoid, this does not mean that you have to eat bland or boring foods, like some people will lead you to believe. 

In fact, there are many types of foods you can eat that may be deemed as “unhealthy”, but are in fact healthy and modified to suit this diet. If you are anything like us and have a sweet tooth, this is the perfect article for you.

We have compiled a list of the top 10 best paleo chocolate hazelnut recipes. They are truly delicious and easy to make — the perfect combination!

Paleo Chocolate Hazelnut Truffles 

If you are a lover of Ferraro Rocher chocolate, this is the perfect recipe for you. These copycat truffles taste just as good, but have healthier ingredients. It features full-fat coconut milk that adds a good amount of sweetness, and unsweetened chocolate. The maple syrup brings all the flavors together, and these are the perfect snack.

The only issue is that they are moreish, and you cannot eat just the one… but we won’t tell if you don’t!

Double Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies (Gluten Free, Paleo + Vegan)

These double chocolate hazelnut cookies are so delicious! The chocolate and hazelnut combination is fantastic, and we can’t get enough of this recipe.

These are perfect if you are looking for a really chocolatey treat while not breaking your paleo diet. The chocolate is gooey, the cookie melts in the mouth, and the hazelnuts add a great layer of crunch. 

Paleo Not-Ella (Chocolate Hazelnut Butter)

If you love Nutella, then you need to try this chocolate hazelnut better, it really does taste incredible. It is the perfect sweet treat to eat as a snack, and tastes great when added to chopped nuts or fruit.

It can be used as a dip or a spread, and it does not take long to make at all!

No Bake Paleo Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Bars

If you are looking for a snack to eat at breakfast or on the go, this is a great option to consider.

These bars only contain 4 ingredients in total, and they are sugar-free, while still satisfying a craving for sweetness. They do not take long to make at all, and are super impressive.

Paleo Chocolate Hazelnut Tart/ Vegan & Raw

If you are looking for a paleo dessert to serve at a party or to dinner guests, this Paleo Chocolate hazelnut tart is a great option to consider. It tastes sweet and is satisfying, without having the calories and sugar quantities of a regular chocolate tart. 

It is full of flavor, and these small tarts look impressive too with their glossy chocolate surface, topped with a juicy strawberry.

Unbelievable Nutella (Hazelnut Spread!) Gluten Free, Keto & Paleo

This recipe is somewhat similar to the previous chocolate hazelnut spread we featured, but this one is smoother on the whole, and is a great option to add to baked goods, such as cookies. 

It does not contain too many ingredients, and it is suitable for a number of different dietary needs, including paleo. It is not overly complicated to make, and the serving size is generous.

Paleo Chocolate Tart With Hazelnuts & Salted Caramel

If you are looking for a tasty chocolate tart with the added extra of caramel, this is a great option to consider. The caramel filing compliments the chocolate within the tart, and the hazelnut base perfectly.

These tarts are oozing with flavor, and are a great option to serve on an occasion. They are a great treat while still being healthy and paleo friendly. 

Paleo Double Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies (grain-free, gluten-free, vegan, dairy-free)

These cookies are suitable for a wide variety of different diets, and are one of our personal favorites to recreate. The recipe is easy to follow, and is not overly complicated. The honey mixed with the paleo chocolate chip cookies is a fantastic combination. 

These do not taste as though they are low in sugar, and they are cooked for the perfect amount of time, having the perfect combination of crunch and softness. 

Chocolate Hazelnut Paleo Pancakes

You really cannot go wrong with pancakes, and they are something that everyone loves. While traditional pancakes do tend to be quite calorie heavy, and dense, these paleo pancakes are not. 

They provide the perfect amount of sweetness, and the crunch from the hazelnuts provides a good layer of texture. These pancakes do not take long to rustle up, and are a firm favorite in our households when we want to make a fun and tasty breakfast. 

Paleo Chocolate Hazelnut Bread With Molasses

When following a paleo diet, carbs are not something that you will eat a lot of the time. However, there are some recipes you can follow that are paleo friendly, and this is a fantastic reflection of this.

This recipe does take slightly longer to recreate in comparison to the other recipes featured, but the payoff is absolutely worth it. This bread has the perfect amount of sweetness from the molasses, and you can really taste both the chocolate and the hazelnut coming through. 

Once you get the hang of making the bread, and it rises correctly, you will understand how easy and tasty this recipe is. 


We hope you enjoyed this article. As you can see, there are so many recipes that incorporate some sweetness that can be eaten on a paleo diet. These recipes are flavorful, and some of our all-time favorites. 

Which chocolate hazelnut recipe are you going to try first?