11 Drool-Worthy Vegan Dessert Recipes You Need To Make Right Now

When you first try on a vegan lifestyle, it may seem like all you can find are the things you cannot eat. However, as you do more research you may realize that the substitutes for dairy, butter, eggs and in some cases flour are creative ingredient swaps packed with nutrition and flavour.


Below we've compiled a list of the best, most drool-worthy vegan dessert recipes for you to try at home. No culinary queens needed here, we've made sure the recipes are easy, fast and made with simple, honest ingredients. You'll also notice we have incorporated an 'Allergy Aware' section to all of the recipes below for quick scanning if you're trying to avoid certain foods.


Vegan Gluten Free Black Brownie Dessert

1. Vegan Gluten Free Black Bean Brownies

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free

There's nothing like ooey, gooey brownies fresh out of the oven, especially in a bite-sized form. Loaded with fiber, omega-3s and other nutritious ingredients, these vegan brownies won't dare to try and make you feel guilty. They're just full of too much goodness! Skip the optional nut toppings and this recipe is safe for those with nut allergies.

Vegan Keto Raspberry Cheesecake Dessert

2. Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake Keto Fat Bombs

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Soy Free

It's not easy to find recipes that are safe on a ketogenic diet AND that are vegan. That's why we love this quick and easy no-bake keto fat bomb recipe unlike you've seen it before. Bursting with coconut oil, cashews and raspberries this is a great sugar free option if you are a vegan trying out the keto lifestyle.

Vegan Chocolate Cake Dessert

3. Decadent Vegan Chocolate Cake

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Soy Free

One of our favourite things about vegan recipes is that the nutritional value is bonus - just an awesome, unexpected side effect of ingredient alternatives. For instance, this recipe uses pumpkin puree and almond/cashew butter for the rich, moist filling in a chocolate cake dessert! Packed with good-for-you ingredients, you need to add this recipe to your vegan chocolate dessert index.

Vegan Gluten Free Coconut Yogurt Cheesecake Dessert

4. Vegan No-Bake Coconut Yogurt Cheesecake

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Soy Free

Cheesecake has to be one of our all-time dessert favourites, especially when it's so quick and easy that you don't even need to bake it! Your food processor is your friend with this raw recipe as the crust is crazy simple made with only medjool dates and walnuts. This better-for-you, naturally sweetened dessert will have even the Philly cream cheese lady envious.


Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

5. Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free

Everybody needs a go-to chocolate chip recipe regardless of what you can or cannot eat. No refrigeration is needed with the chocolate chip cookie dough so as soon as you whip up the recipe, they are ready to bake. We love applesauce as a vegan egg-replacer as it adds a little sweetness, fiber and binding power. And if you're looking for a dairy free vegan chocolate to use for the chocolate chips, be sure to check out our full baking collection line here.

Vegan No Bake Lemon Tart

6. No Bake Lemon Tarts

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Soy Free, Paleo

A lemon-dreamy tart that we don't have to bake? Sold! Enjoy these as fast as you can whip them up or chill them for a cool citrus treat on a hot summer day. Because these are packed with omegas, nuts and coconut oil they also make for a great paleo dessert option, sweetened with a little maple syrup.

Vegan Dark Chocolate Tofu Cheesecake

7. Vegan Dark Chocolate Tofu Cheesecake

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free (option), Dairy Free

This vegan dark chocolate tofu cheesecake is what dreams are made of. Using peanuts and pretzels (swap for a gluten free option if you need) for the crust adds some crunch and salt taking this vegan dessert to a whole other level. It calls for 12 ounces of dark vegan chocolate, so if you'd rather skip weeding through nutrition labels for sneaky milk solids, we recommend checking out our Vegan Chocolate Baking Collection here.

Vegan Paleo Chocolate Pudding

8. Easy Paleo Vegan Chocolate Pudding

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Soy Free, Paleo

We get it, you don't always want to go full Martha for a sweet treat after dinner. If you're looking for a fast and easy chocolate snack you have to try this paleo chocolate pudding. With only 4 ingredients (plus salt) and a total prep/cooking time under 10 minutes, this might easily become your favourite go-to vegan chocolate dessert.

Vegan Sugar Cookies

9. Soft Baked Vegan Sugar Cookies

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Soy Free, Paleo

Looking for the ultimate soft & chewy cookie indulgence for a birthday party treat or just to bake on a Sunday afternoon? These cookies are the ultimate find! Ridiculously simple to make with simple, real ingredients you have to add these to your vegan cookie recipe roster.

Vegan Avocado Truffles Dessert

9. Avocado Truffles

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free Soy Free, Paleo, Keto

Avocado, vegan dark chocolate, vanilla, cinnamon and cocoa powder - you can literally count all the ingredients of this delicious vegan chocolate truffle recipe on one hand. As if we needed one more excuse to include lovely avocados to our diet - don't care! Chances are you probably have most of these ingredients sitting in your cupboard right now. If not, you can order our Dark Vegan Baking chocolate online right now. A guilt-free energy packed treat that is the perfect midday snack or hike break item.

Vegan Chocolate Donuts

10. Vegan Gluten Free Baked Chocolate Donuts

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free Soy Free

When we think of baking at home, behind cookies and cakes, donuts might not be the first item that comes to mind. Mix up your baking repertoire with this perfect vegan baked donut recipe to fulfill all of your breakfast dessert desires. This chocolate vegan donut recipe gives you the option to make them with or without gluten, complete with a delicious vegan icing topper.

Vegan Gluten Free Cinnamon Rolls

11. Vegan Gluten Free Cinnamon Rolls

Allergy Aware: Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Peanut Free, Soy Free

This list wouldn't be complete without ooey, gooey, fresh-out-of-the-oven swoon-worthy vegan cinnamon rolls. There is nothing more satisfying than making such a baked dessert classic yourself especially when the next best alternative is preservative filled and chemical laden. Regain your peace of mind by being able to pronounce all of the ingredients that are in this delicious recipe.


For all of your chocolate baking needs, try our line of Vegan Baking Chocolate available in Dark Chocolate, "Milk" Chocolate and White Chocolate. Check it out here: https://dwarfstars.ca/collections/baking-chocolate


What are your favourite vegan baking dessert recipes? Did we miss one? Tell us your tried and true recipes in the comments below.


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