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Decadent Desserts

Yes, it’s possible to make phenomenal desserts without animal products, oil, or highly refined sweeteners. If you have any doubt, the proof is in the plant-based pudding—and cupcakes, brownies, pies, cakes, nice creams, and crumbles. Our curated collection of vegan dessert recipes offers countless ways to satisfy that sweet tooth while still nourishing your health. Plenty of these treats are even better when prepared a day or two in advance, making them perfect for entertaining.

Strawberry Nice Cream Sundaes

This vegan nice cream sundae is a delicious and decadent dish to finish off your day. The luscious strawberry nice cream base…

Strawberry Nice Cream Sundaes see recipe

Gājjar No Halvo Baked Oatmeal

Gājjar no halvo, also known as gājjar kā halwā, is a carrot-based dessert made of grated carrots slowly cooked in milk and…

Gajjar No Halvo Baked Oatmeal in a brown bowl, with white milk surrounding the oatmeal square; a garnish of flower petals is visible around outside of the bowl see recipe

Tricolor Nice Cream Cupcakes

Here’s a fun and creative way to serve nice cream: Layer three different flavors in cupcake molds for rainbow-hued nice cream cupcakes….

Tricolor Nice Cream Cupcakes with berries on top see recipe

Vegan Peaches and Cream Ice Pops

When the days grow longer and afternoons grow hotter, it’s time to break out these creamy, fruity ice pops. Ideal for making…

Vegan Peaches and Cream Ice Pops on a white countertop see recipe

The Best Vegan Strawberries and Cream

Berries and cream is a classic summer flavor combo, and this dairy-free version makes it the perfect dessert for plant-based eaters. Juicy…

The Best Vegan Strawberries and Cream in a glass cup with gold spoon see recipe

Strawberry-Apple-Walnut Galettes

These rustic fruit tarts start with a hand-shaped crust that gets its tenderness and golden hue from mashed sweet potato. Stewed apples,…

Strawberry-Apple Walnut Galettes on parchment paper see recipe

Chocolate-Strawberry Vegan Whoopie Pies

Rich strawberry cream is sandwiched between homemade chocolate cookies for these vegan whoopie pies. Freeze-dried strawberries are the secret ingredient both in…

Chocolate-Strawberry Vegan Whoopie Pies in a stack against a pink background see recipe

Mixed Fruit Tartlets with Raw Date and Nut Crust

These tartlets will steal the show at your next party or picnic. The filling for this healthy raw dessert is 100 percent…

Mixed Fruit Tartlets with Raw Date and Nut Crust on white plates with metal forks see recipe

Mexican Chocolate Energy Bites

Big flavor can come in small packages, and such is the case with these Mexican chocolate treats. Medjool dates naturally have a…

Mexican Chocolate Energy Bites on a blue wood tabletop see recipe

Vegan Sweet Potato Pie

This classic Southern dessert gets a plant-based twist with apple sauce and plant-based milk replacing all the dairy products used in traditional…

Vegan Sweet Potato Pie in a white pie tin with a slice topped with whipped cream sitting next to it on a saucer see recipe

Apple Dessert Pizza

These cute mini pizzas are sweet instead of savory and make for a tasty treat when you have extra apples on hand….

Apple Dessert Pizza on brown parchment paper see recipe

Vegan Black Forest Brownies with Cherries

Black beans are the secret ingredient that make this plant-based twist on a classic recipe extra moist and chewy. Don’t worry about…

Black Forest Brownies with Cherries on a slate countertop see recipe