Paleo Snickerdoodles

Prep Time

10 min

Cooking Time

8-9 min


20 cookies


  • 1 1/2 cups blanched almond flour
  • 1 tsp coconut flour
  • 1 pastured egg
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup blackstrap molasses
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp Ground Cardamom
  • ¼ tsp Ground Nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon  sea salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 
  • Roll in: 


    1.    Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Melt coconut oil on low power in the microwave or in saucepan on low heat.
    2.    Combine almond flour, coconut flour, egg, molasses, coconut oil and spices in a medium bowl.  Stir well to combine.
    3.    Add baking soda and stir well to incorporate.
    4.    Chill dough in fridge at least 30 minutes prior to rolling. Meanwhile, preheat oven to 350F.
    5.    Combine sugar and extra cinnamon and place on a small plate or shallow dish.  Remove cookie dough from fridge and roll tablespoonfuls into 1-inch balls.  Roll cookie dough balls in cinnamon and sugar mixture to coat completely and place on cookie sheet.  Do not flatten cookies prior to baking.
    6.    Bake for 8-9 minutes.  Remove from oven and let cool on baking sheet for a couple of minutes before moving to a wire cooling rack.  



    Snickerdoodles are a simple, yet delightful cookie, a favorite of children and adults alike.