Paleo Thanksgiving Recipes

37 Paleo Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is upon us, a holiday associated with gratitude, family, and over-indulgence. 

To help navigate the holiday while avoiding gluten-laden incidents, I’ve compiled a list of 37 Paleo Thanksgiving recipes from some of my favorite blogs around the web. Check them out, and just maybe you will find a new recipe to add to your holiday tradition!


Dry-Brined Turkey – Paleo Comfort Foods

Spatchcocked Turkey – Nom Nom Paleo

Stuffed Turkey Breast – The Primal Desire

Paleo Herb Roasted Turkey Leg Dinner for Two – The Modern Butterfly

Simple Roast Turkey Breast – Cook Eat Paleo


Best Ever Paleo Stuffing – Zenbelly

Paleo Slow Cooker Stuffing – Rubies & Radishes

Grain-Free Homestyle Stuffing – Mommypotamus

Sausage + Cauliflower Rice Thanksgiving Stuffing – The Whole Smiths

Grain-free Traditional Stuffing – Palid & Paleo

Sweet Potatoes

Thanksgiving Maple Rosemary Whipped Yams Topped with Cinnamon Candied Pecans – PaleOMG

Sweet Potato Casserole – Paleo Leap

Walnut & Coconut Whipped Sweet Potato Casserole – The Freckled Foodie

Hasselback Sweet Potatoes – The Wonky Spatula

Veggies & Sides

Mock Mashed Potatoes – Grass Fed Girl

Beetroot Salad With Garlic and Parsley – Comfort Bites

Easy Paleo Roasted Carrots – Paleo Newbie

Rosemary Balsamic Butternut Squash – Stupid Easy Paleo

Paleo Creamed Spinach – The Sophisticated Caveman

Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts – Virginia Is For Hunter-Gatherers

Mashed Carrots with Crispy Leeks & Rosemary – Grazed & Enthused

Easy Mashed Cauliflower – Jay’s Baking Me Crazy

Baked Maple Mustard Squash – Paleo Gone Sassy


Walnut Sweet Potato Biscuits with Mushroom Gravy – Grok Grub

Sweet Potato Drop Biscuits – A Dash of Megnut

Thanksgiving Bread – My Heart Beets

Paleo Dinner Rolls – Paleo Spirit

Sauces and Gravies

Cranberry Sauce – The Domestic Man

Paleo Pear-Ginger Cranberry Sauce – Rubies & Radishes

Turkey Gravy – The Domestic Man

Homemade Bouillon – How We Flourish

Umami Gravy – Nom Nom Paleo


Apple Crisp – Primal Palate

Paleo Chocolate Pie – Nutrional Grail

Pumpkin Pie Bites – The Whole Smiths

Pumpkin Pie – Personally Paleo

Pecan Tart – Peace of Paleo