Ever feel guilty indulging in chocolate for breakfast? No need! I’ve got over 50 healthy ways to enjoy chocolate for breakfast – completely grain-free, and refined sugar-free, too! So go ahead… dig in. chocolate for breakfast

No, I haven’t always eaten chocolate for breakfast. Growing up, my mom was extremely uh… frugal with our family’s treat consumption. Chocolate was a once-a-week – if that! – special thing. And more often than not, if we asked for homemade hot chocolate or a milkshake, it came in the form of hot carob. ‘Cause that’s how my mom was. And is…

However, as all moms know, pregnancy changes things. When I was pregnant with my fourth, chocolate was pretty much all I wanted to eat. For breakfast. I basically ate this vegan, gluten-free Chocolate Applesauce Cake every day during the last two trimesters of my pregnancy!

chocolate for breakfastSince then, I’ve moved on to things like breakfast brownies and chocolate smoothies. But those are definitely not the only ways I enjoy chocolate for breakfast! So I thought I’d round up a few deliciously healthy recipes from my fellow grain-free blogger friends and share them with y’all! From muffins and breads to cakes and shakes, we’ve got you chocolate-lovers covered!


Chocolate for BreakfastWAFFLES, PANCAKES, & CREPES

Chocolate Banana Crepes from Delicious Obsessions

Coconut Flour Banana Pancakes with Chocolate Nut Butter Syrup from Raia’s Recipes

Coconut Flour German Chocolate Pancakes from Leelalicious

Paleo Chocolate Chip Pancakes from Today in Dietzville

Paleo Chocolate Waffles from A Girl Worth Saving (pictured)

Paleo Collagen Coconut Pancakes from Calm Eats

and to drizzle on said waffles, pancakes, and/or crepes…

Homemade Chocolate Syrup from Prepare & Nourish

Homemade Dark Chocolate Syrup from Nourishing Simplicity

Chocolate for BreakfastMUFFINS

Chocolate Banana Muffins from Texanerin

Chocolate Banana Muffins with Pecans from Emma Eats & Explores

Chocolate Cherry Coconut Flour Muffins from Nourishing Simplicity

Chocolate Chili Muffins from One Clever Chef

Chocolate Chip Blueberry Fiber Muffins from Beauty & The Foodie

Coconut Flour Chocolate Muffins from Leelalicious (pictured)

Grain-Free Chocolate Banana Muffins from Recipes to Nourish

Paleo Chocolate Chip Pecan Pie Muffins from Mama Knows Gluten-Free

Paleo Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins from Mama Knows Gluten-Free

Paleo Pumpkin Chocolate Muffins from Tess Domestic Diva

Chocolate for BreakfastCAKES & BREADS

Chocolate Mug Cake from Wholesome Yum

Chocolate Zucchini Cake from Eat Beautiful

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting from Raia’s Recipes

Death by Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Bread with Coconut Cream Ganache from Raia’s Recipes (pictured)

Instant Pot Paleo Chocolate Chip Banana Bread from Recipes to Nourish

Spiced Chocolate Cake from Delicious Obsessions

Chocolate for BreakfastDONUTS

Chocolate Glazed Donuts from Go Dairy Free

Paleo Baked Chocolate Donuts with White Chocolate Glaze from Joy Food Sunshine

Paleo Donuts from Eat Beautiful (just add a chocolate glaze!)

Triple Chocolate Donuts from Strength & Sunshine (pictured)

Chocolate for BreakfastCOOKIES & BROWNIES

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies from Emma Eats & Explores

Chocolate Blueberry Nut Clusters from Tasting Page

Chocolate Chip Cookie Fruit & Nut Bar from Raising Generation Nourished

Dark Chocolate Banana Coconut Cookies from Raia’s Recipes

Mega-Healthy Chocolate Fudge Bars from Go Dairy Free

Paleo Zucchini Breakfast Cookies from Joy Food Sunshine (pictured)

Personal Pan Dark Chocolate Breakfast Brownie from Raia’s Recipes

Chocolate for BreakfastSMOOTHIES & SHAKES

Chocolate Almond Butter Cup Shake from Go Dairy Free

Chocolate Almond Butter & Pumpkin Smoothie from Raia’s Recipes

Chocolate Avocado Date Smoothie from Savory Lotus

Chocolate Banana Power Smoothie from Raising Generation Nourished

Chocolate Mint Smoothie from Clean Eating Kitchen

Chocolate Orange Smoothie with Essential Oils from Today in Dietzville

Chocolate Peppermint Frosty from Raia’s Recipes

Chocolate Protein Smoothie (protein powder free!) from Savory Lotus

Chocolate Strawberry Delight from Nourishing Simplicity

Cocoa Banana Blueberry Smoothie from Tasting Page

Dark Chocolate Banana Milkshake from Raia’s Recipes

Energy Boosting Mint Chocolate Spirulina Smoothie from What Great Grandma Ate (pictured)

Salted Caramel, Chocolate & Pecan Shake from Today in Dietzville

Sesame Chocolate Chip Smoothie from Raia’s Recipes

Vegan Chocolate Sweet Potato Ice Cream from Rhian’s Recipes

Vegan Chocolate Sweet Potato Milkshake from Rhian’s Recipes

Chocolate for BreakfastPUDDINGS

Dark Chocolate Avocado Pudding from Low Carb Yum

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Pudding from Raia’s Recipes (just sub almond butter!)

Easy Sweet Potato Chocolate Pudding from Delicious Obsessions

Healthy Instant Pot Chocolate Pudding from Recipes to Nourish

Neapolitan Chia Seed Pudding from Personally Paleo (pictured)

Chocolate for BreakfastCEREALS

Chocolate Cauliflower “Oatmeal” from Clean Eating Kitchen (pictured)

Paleo Chocolate Granola from Traditional Cooking School

Chocolate for BreakfastWARMING DRINKS

Bread & Chocolate Breakfast Drink from Eat Beautiful

Herbal Pumpkin Mocha from Delicious Obsessions

Nourishing Hot Chocolate from Prepare & Nourish

Perfect Homemade Hot Cocoa from Raia’s Recipes

Real Food Chai Hot Chocolate from Recipes to Nourish

Spiced Hot Chocolate from Natural Fertility & Wellness

Sweet Beet Hot Chocolate from Recipes to Nourish (pictured)

and to go with those hot drinks…

Chocolate Honey-Sweetened Marshmallows from Nourishing Simplicity

Healthy Dark Chocolate Marshmallows from Intoxicated On Life (pictured)

Chocolate for Breakfast