Wondering if it was possible to still observe the Paleo diet despite the Thanksgiving holiday? If you need some Paleo recipes to try for Thanksgiving dinner with your family and friends, then this list is for you! I’ve got 19 delicious Paleo recipes that are super easy to make. Be sure to check this out and find new good stuff.
19 Paleo Recipes For A Healthier Thanksgiving
I’ve always been curious to try the Paleo diet for some time now. In case you haven’t heard of it, it’s a diet high in protein and vegetables and with no grain, just like the way our ancient ancestors used to eat back in the day. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not going to go Paleo all the way, it’s just fun to try something new once in a while. So if you also want to try some yummy Paleo meals and dishes, what better time is there than Thanksgiving. These Paleo Thanksgiving recipes will be a sure hit!
1. Marinated Beet and Apple Salad
A combination of flavors that pack a lot of punch. Both vegan and Paleo friendly, enjoy it with the whole family to boost your health. Get the goodness and nutrition you need with this marinated beet and apple salad.
2. Honey and Thyme Roasted Root Vegetables
You’ve never had your root vegetables this good. Roasted root vegetables are so easy and healthy, too. This recipe showcases the natural sweetness of your vegetables.
3. Curried Butternut Squash Salad with Apples, Dates, and Pecans
This is the perfect side to serve with your Thanksgiving dinner. This spicy-sweet curried butternut squash salad is both Paleo and vegan-friendly. Awesome!
4. Roasted Cauliflower with Easter Egg Radishes and Pomegranate Seeds
Here’s your chance to use pomegranate in your next dish. This roasted cauliflower with easter egg radishes and pomegranate seeds recipe is quick and easy to make, delicious and gives a lot of crunch. Plus, it’s guilt-free!
5. Coconut Curry Pumpkin Soup
Start your Thanksgiving with this delicious pumpkin soup recipe. This healthy soup is great with a sandwich for lunch, and with a salad for dinner.
6. Quinoa-Stuffed Delicata Squash Rings with Mushrooms, Cranberries, and Pecans
This is the Thanksgiving appetizer you’ve been looking for. This quinoa-stuffed delicata squash rings recipe is definitely packed with the distinctive flavor of fall.
7. Apple-Glazed Brussels Sprouts
If you don’t like brussels sprouts, this Paleo recipe will change your mind. This could become your new favorite way to eat your veggies.
8. Sweet Potato Coconut Mash
Thinking about reinventing the classic mashed potato recipe this year? Well, you can with this sweet potato coconut mash recipe.
9. Paleo Maple Orange Cranberry Sauce
Don’t miss out on adding the amazing flavors of maple and orange to your cranberry sauce. Make it guiltless with this paleo maple orange cranberry sauce recipe.
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10. Paleo Rolls
These rolls are nut-, yeast-, and coconut-free, guaranteed to be enjoyed by the pickiest of eaters at the table. These paleo rolls will be perfect with our Thanksgiving turkey!
11. Green Beans with Almonds and Bacon
You’ll be surprised how easy it is to make this Thanksgiving side dish. This green beans with almonds and bacon recipe will add a great dose of the good green stuff to the holiday buffet.
12. Stuffed Turkey Breast
Add this stuffed turkey breast to your Thanksgiving menu. Sometimes, it’s exciting to think outside of the box–or the bird, so to speak.
13. Cranberry Spiced Turkey Burgers
If you really love turkey, add this cranberry spiced turkey burger recipe to your menu. Very moist and delicious, too!
14. Best Ever Brined Turkey And Gluten Free Gravy
Your Thanksgiving dinner will not be complete without a turkey and gravy. Complete your dinner with this best ever brined turkey and gluten-free gravy.
15. Paleo Thanksgiving Turkey and Stuffing
It isn’t Thanksgiving without the star of the dinner table. This Thanksgiving turkey, and stuffing is spectacularly delicious.
16. Paleo Pumpkin Pie
It’s guaranteed grain-free and dairy-free. You’ll love this pumpkin pie recipe – would you believe it doesn’t require any eggs?
17. Paleo Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes
If you want to mix up how you serve your pumpkin pie, then why not turn them into cupcakes? You can whip these pumpkin pie cupcakes up pretty fast.
18. Paleo Chocolate Pecan Tart
Not in the mood for a pumpkin dessert? Chocolate always hits the right spot. Satisfy your sweet tooth with this Paleo Thanksgiving dessert recipe.
19. Paleo Pumpkin Pie Fudge
Get some bite-size fudgy goodness with this creamy Thanksgiving treat. This pumpkin pie fudge is the perfect way to indulge in a pumpkin treat these holidays without all the added sugar.
Still, have some questions about going Paleo this Thanksgiving? Get some answers from Daniel Walker from Against All Grain:
There you have it, 19 Paleo recipes to make this Thanksgiving! I hope you and your family will enjoy from preparing and eating those delicious recipes. Are you hosting Thanksgiving this year? If you are, then it’s the perfect time to let your guests know what Paleo is all about and that healthy food is really tasty, too.
Looking for some Thanksgiving dessert recipes? Then these amazing Thanksgiving dessert recipes will satisfy your sweet craving!
What do you think of these Paleo Thanksgiving recipes? Let me know in the comments section below.
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