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Bakery Style Grain Free Almond Flour Chocolate Chip Muffins - 24 Carrot Kitchen
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Almond Flour Muffins - Chocolate Chip - Paleo!

Almond Flour Muffins that are Paleo, grain-free, gluten-free and dairy-free! Makes an amazing Paleo Breakfast!

Course Breakfast, Dessert, Muffin, Muffins, Muffins/Cupcakes
Cuisine American, Breakfast, Dessert
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 268 kcal


  • 1/2 cup arrowroot flour
  • 1 tablespoon ghee melted or softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 cups and 1/2 blanched almond flour
  • 1 tablespoon coconut flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • pinch of cream of tartar
  • 1/2 cup nondairy chocolate chips I usually use a combination of mini semi-sweet and dark chips


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Prepare a muffin tin by spraying with oil (I like coconut oil) for 6 muffins
  3. In an electric mixer, beat egg, arrowroot, ghee, vanilla, salt, water, maple syrup, and lemon juice for 2 minutes until somewhat frothy. Set aside for 15 minutes.
  4. In the meantime, in a medium mixing bowl, whisk together almond flour, coconut flour, baking soda, cream of tartar and cinnamon, until there are no lumps.

  5. Add to mixing bowl with wet ingredients and beat for 1 minute.
  6. Add chocolate chips and stir with a spoon to combine.

  7. Fill the muffin tin for 6 muffins (completely fill).
  8. Bake for 20-25 minutes until a toothpick comes out clean.

Recipe Notes

Can You Bake With Almond Flour?

  • Yes, creating grain-free and gluten-free baked goods with almond flour is a delicious alternative to regular flour.  You just need good recipes.

Can I Substitute Almond Flour For Regular Flour?

  • Yes, generally speaking, it is a 1:1 exchange, but it depends on the recipe.  The recipe will also need a variation of the binding agents or eggs as almond flour recipes usually require more of this.

What Almond Flour Is The Best?

  • For baked goods, blanched almond flour creates the fluffiest, best textured baked goods.


Nutrition Facts
Almond Flour Muffins - Chocolate Chip - Paleo!
Amount Per Serving
Calories 268 Calories from Fat 153
% Daily Value*
Fat 17g26%
Saturated Fat 5g25%
Cholesterol 33mg11%
Sodium 390mg16%
Potassium 38mg1%
Carbohydrates 25g8%
Fiber 3g12%
Sugar 9g10%
Protein 6g12%
Vitamin A 40IU1%
Vitamin C 0.3mg0%
Calcium 71mg7%
Iron 1.9mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.