Bake Off Winner – Lauren’s Paleo Choc Chip Cookies


Congrats to our Bake Off Winner Lauren who gifted us with this delicious Paleo Choc Chip Cookie recipe.

Now off you go and bake up a storm! ūüôā






  1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees celsius.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine all of the dry ingredients excluding the chocolate.
  3. Place a small saucepan on low heat and add the coconut oil and honey. Stir until the mixture had melted and combined (do not let the coconut oil heat up too much).
  4. Pour the wet mixture into the bowl with the dry ingredients, add the egg and combine.
  5. Pour in small amounts of the milk whilst stirring continuously until you get the consistency of cookie dough.
  6. Add in the chocolate chunks until they are evenly distributed. throughout the mixture.
  7. Put some baking paper on a tray and roll up teaspoon amounts of the dough into balls. Place your dough balls on the baking tray and flatten them.
  8. Put the cookies in the oven for 10-12 minutes.
  9. Once cooked, remove your cookies from the oven, allow them to cool and enjoy ūüôā

These delicious Paleo Choc Chip Cookies are all thanks to our Bake Off Winner Lauren who gifted us with this recipe.
They’re gluten-free since they use almond and coconut flour in place of wheat flour. They’re also refined sugar-free since they use coconut sugar and honey.
If you want a real protein hit with these cookies, then you’ll appreciate the optional add-in of protein powder. Vanilla or chocolate flavour goes particularly well with the choc chip cookies.

<Edit> When this post was originally published, the recipe used Loving Earth chocolate. Unfortunately, this is no longer available in Ireland. I recommend using Ombar chocolate instead – it’s divine.

paleo choc chip cookies

If these cookies aren’t enough to satisfy your cookie needs, then how about trying these?

And for anyone looking for more ways to use coconut flour, have a peek at these pancake recipes:


Almonds are a good source of minerals such as magnesium, copper, potassium, calcium, phosphorus and iron, and also B vitamins and vitamin E. They are also a good source of healthy fats, protein and fibre. 

Image of Nourish female staff member standing in doorway of shop

Any questions? Drop into your local Nourish store to speak with our team and find our full range of foods, supplements and skincare. You can also explore our online store.