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18 Paleo Recipes That Are Actually Super Satisfying

Comfort food for breakfast, lunch, or dinner — but paleo-friendly.

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1. Sweet Potato Skillet Brownies

Like these sweet potato brownies, doesn't it feel like anything made in a cast iron skillet is guaranteed to leave you full and content? Recipe here.
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Like these sweet potato brownies, doesn't it feel like anything made in a cast iron skillet is guaranteed to leave you full and content? Recipe here.

2. Cauliflower Rice Carne Asada Bowl

Ditch the grains for cauliflower rice, and you've got yourself a Chipotle-esque burrito bowl with steak, avocados, lettuce, cilantro, and mango salsa. Recipe here.

3. Sweet Potato Spaghetti Bowl

Noodles upon noodles of sweet potato topped with a zesty red tomato sauce. Recipe here.
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Noodles upon noodles of sweet potato topped with a zesty red tomato sauce. Recipe here.

4. 2-Ingredient Pancakes

A stack of pancakes that is easy on the eyes and your wallet. Who says paleo can't be simple? Recipe here.
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A stack of pancakes that is easy on the eyes and your wallet. Who says paleo can't be simple? Recipe here.

5. Arugula Salad With Sardines, Artichokes, and Eggs

For some reason, sardines seems to get the shorter end of the stick. This salad places them front and center as the salty surprise. Recipe here.
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For some reason, sardines seems to get the shorter end of the stick. This salad places them front and center as the salty surprise. Recipe here.

6. Sausage-Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Mushrooms are super versatile — which makes these portobello caps stuffed with a mixture of sausage, chopped mushrooms, bell peppers, and garlic all the more appetitizing. Recipe here.
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Mushrooms are super versatile — which makes these portobello caps stuffed with a mixture of sausage, chopped mushrooms, bell peppers, and garlic all the more appetitizing. Recipe here.

7. Coconut Flour Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

These muffins are here to prove that you can, in fact, enjoy baked goods and eat paleo at the same. damn. time. Recipe here.
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These muffins are here to prove that you can, in fact, enjoy baked goods and eat paleo at the same. damn. time. Recipe here.

8. Tuna Avocado Boats

Aesthetically pleasing and very easy to assemble, these tuna avocado boats are a win-win. Recipe here.
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Aesthetically pleasing and very easy to assemble, these tuna avocado boats are a win-win. Recipe here.

9. Mushroom Asparagus Quiche

A crustless quiche that's paleo, dairy-free, and nothing short of vegetables. A stellar feat, truly. Recipe here.
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A crustless quiche that's paleo, dairy-free, and nothing short of vegetables. A stellar feat, truly. Recipe here.

10. Sweet Potato Waffle Breakfast Sandwich

Five ingredients, one epic breakfast sandwich. Recipe here.
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Five ingredients, one epic breakfast sandwich. Recipe here.

11. Berry Coconut Parfait

A coconut milk-based whipped cream that no one will believe is paleo. Recipe here.
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A coconut milk-based whipped cream that no one will believe is paleo. Recipe here.

12. Chicken Fried Rice

This dish doesn't include any rice or eggs, but it's still a pretty solid take on fried rice, paleo-style. Recipe here.
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This dish doesn't include any rice or eggs, but it's still a pretty solid take on fried rice, paleo-style. Recipe here.

13. Chocolate Coffee and Chia Breakfast Bowl

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It's like caffeinated chocolate pudding — for breakfast! Recipe here.

14. Chipotle Chicken Burrito

Homemade pico de gallo? Check. Avocado and seasoned grilled chicken? Check. The perfect ingredients for a lunch or dinner bowl? Check. Recipe here.
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Homemade pico de gallo? Check. Avocado and seasoned grilled chicken? Check. The perfect ingredients for a lunch or dinner bowl? Check. Recipe here.

15. Apple Sage Breakfast Sausage

These breakfast sausages are the perfect savory breakfast option for when you're tired of eating eggs. Recipe here.
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These breakfast sausages are the perfect savory breakfast option for when you're tired of eating eggs. Recipe here.

16. Chocolate Cherry Crepes

A grain-free crepe drizzled with chocolate and packed with cherries in the middle. A breakfast (or dessert) to satisfy the ultimate sweet tooth. Recipe here.
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A grain-free crepe drizzled with chocolate and packed with cherries in the middle. A breakfast (or dessert) to satisfy the ultimate sweet tooth. Recipe here.

17. Creamy Chicken Delicata Squash

Knock your spaghetti alfredo craving with this uber-creamy alternative featuring delicata squash, chicken, mushrooms, and coconut milk. Recipe here.
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Knock your spaghetti alfredo craving with this uber-creamy alternative featuring delicata squash, chicken, mushrooms, and coconut milk. Recipe here.

18. Crockpot Chipotle Chili With Sweet Potato

Not only is this chili paleo, healthy, and gluten-free, but it's also super easy to make thanks to the godsend invention that is the crockpot. Recipe here.
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Not only is this chili paleo, healthy, and gluten-free, but it's also super easy to make thanks to the godsend invention that is the crockpot. Recipe here.

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