Desserts are the best part of any meal, but so many contain milk and butter to get that sweet flavour and texture. But what about those of us who are dairy-free, vegan, or just trying to cut back on dairy? We’re sharing our 11 favourite dairy-free desserts!
1. Shortbread fudge bars
These shortbread fudge bars and buttery, chocolatey, and of course- dairy-free. Find the recipe from Allergylicious here.
2. Cinnamon roll muffins
Who says cinnamon has to be in rolls? This cinnamon roll muffin has all the taste and texture of an ooey, gooey, cinnamon roll, sans dairy. Get the recipe from Mama Knows Gluten Free here.
3. Peanut butter blondies
If you thought a healthy dessert didn’t exist, think again! These peanut butter blondies have been described as “a dessert you can feel great about eating” (and not just flavour-wise. Wondering what makes this so healthy? We’ll give you hint…it rhymes with “pick cheese”. Find the recipe from Joy Food Sunshine here.
4. Chickpea brownies
If we didn’t tell you, there’s likely no way you would have guessed this super fudgey brownies are dairy-free! Superfood chickpea comes to the rescue again as a base to make these brownies soft and fudgey. Get the recipe from Erin Lives Whole here.
5. Dairy-free Nanaimo bars
Graham cracker, coconut, and chocolate combine to make this delectable Canadian classic dessert (and some vegan ingredient replacements make it 100 percent dairy-free)! Find the recipe from It Doesn’t Take Like Chicken here.
6. Banana cream pie cake
Soft cake….creamy pudding…bananas. This dairy-free dessert needs to get in our bellies ASAP! Get the recipe from Making It Milk Free here.
7. Flourless fudge cookies
If you prefer the corner of a brownie instead of the inside, these dairy-free and flourless fudge cookies will be your new favourite dessert! They’yre a fudgey cross between a cookie and a brownie. Find the recipe from i heart eating here.
8. Marshmallow brownies
These marshmallow brownies have no right beside so tall or so delicious! Fudgey brownie, fluffy marshmallow meringue…sign us up! Get the recipe from The Loopy Whisk here.
9. Vegan chocolate pie
Love smooth, pudding-meets-mousse chocolate? (Side note: who doesn’t??) This dairy-free pie is made with only 5 ingredients, is no bake, and full of delicious chocolate! Find the recipe from Pinch of Yum here.
10. Apple crisp
Like all the goodness of an apple pie without the butter! This dairy-free dish is super easy to make (no pie crust required). Get the recipe from Mollie Mason here.
11. Chocolate chip cookies
Just 7 ingredients is what it takes to make these delicious healthy chocolate chip cookies! And the best part (aside from being dairy-free and gluten-free)? There’s no cooling time which means these cookies can go straight from being made into the oven. Find the recipe from Veggiebalance here.
Want more delicious recipes?
Be sure to take a peek at our 7 Meatless Recipes You Need To Try This Spring!
Now, which of these yummy recipes will you be trying first? 😋