Dairy Free Dessert Recipes

Your favorite desserts made dairy free! This collection of the best dairy free dessert recipes will have you covered for the holidays, special occasions or any day of the week. And from brownies to cookies to cake, these baked treats are so delicious that you won’t even miss the dairy.

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In need of some easy, delicious and perfectly satisfying dairy free desserts? 

Well then look no further than today’s collection of classic sweet treats made dairy free. 

So whether you have an allergy, intolerance or are just trying to avoid all things dairy, these recipes will have your back for any and all occasions. 

Thanksgiving, Christmas, birthdays, parties or even random Wednesday nights when you are totally craving something sweet.

And we are so covering all the bases – with chocolate desserts, fruit desserts, fall desserts! And many many more. 

But. Most importantly, ALL are completely dairy free yet just as fantastic as their buttery / heavy cream / milk filled counterparts. 

And will please even those family members and friends who do in fact enjoy dairy. 

So, let’s get to it. 

Dairy Free Dessert Recipes

Your favorite desserts made dairy free! This collection of the best dairy free dessert recipes will have you covered for the holidays, special occasions or any day of the week. And from brownies to cookies to cake, these baked treats are so delicious that you won’t even miss the dairy.

Coconut Oil Oatmeal Cookies

Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes Yield about 22 to 24 cookies

Soft and chewy, these are the best coconut oil oatmeal cookies. Packed with rolled oats and chocolate chips (or raisins), there's no mixer needed. Your whole family will love these easy freezer-friendly cookies.

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Dairy Free Brownies

Total Time 55 minutes Yield 1 (8x8) pan brownies

Fudgy on the inside and chewy around the edges, these homemade dairy free brownies are irresistible. Made with almond flour, olive oil and three kinds of chocolate, you'll never want a boxed mix again. And they're gluten free.

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Dairy Free Carrot Cake

Total Time 55 minutes Yield 1 (9 inch round) cake

Perfectly soft and plenty moist, this is the best dairy free carrot cake. Made with fresh carrots, warm spices and applesauce, and topped with a dreamy dairy free cream cheese-esq icing.

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Dairy Free Apple Pie

Total Time 1 hour 45 minutes Yield 1 (10-inch) pie

With layers of sweet spiced apples and a buttery, flaky, coconut oil crust, this homemade dairy free apple pie is the ultimate fall dessert! And it’s so darn good you’ll never realize there’s no butter involved.

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Olive Oil Banana Bread

Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes Yield 1 (9x5) loaf

Soft, fluffy and completely no fuss, this olive oil banana bread is excellent for an everyday treat. Irresistibly moist and filled with wholesome ingredients like whole wheat flour and walnuts.

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Soft & Chewy Whole Wheat Pumpkin Cookies

Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes Yield about 18 cookies

Soft, chewy and packed with warm spices, these whole wheat pumpkin cookies are a favorite Fall recipe. With pumpkin puree and rich vanilla, they are a staple for the season.

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Vegan Blueberry Cobbler

Total Time 1 hour Yield about 8 servings

With a buttery coconut oil biscuit topping and tons of juicy blueberries, this easy vegan blueberry cobbler is the perfect summer dessert. Option to use either fresh or frozen berries.

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Salted Chocolate Peanut Butter Thumbprint Cookies

Total Time 1 hour 17 minutes Yield about 18 cookies

With a soft peanut butter base, a chocolate peanut butter filling and a sprinkle of flaky sea salt, these chocolate peanut butter thumbprint cookies are excellent for the holiday season. Vegan & gluten free.

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Healthy Maple Gingerbread Loaf

Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes Yield 1 (9x5 inch) loaf

This healthy maple gingerbread loaf is soft, fluffy and wonderfully moist. Made with whole wheat flour, applesauce and plenty of warm spices, it's delicious for snacking or dessert.

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Chocolate Almond Olive Oil Cake

Total Time 50 minutes Yield 1 (8x8 inch) cake

This fudgy and festive chocolate almond olive oil cake is perfect for the holidays. Topped with a luscious coconut milk frosting and sparkly spiced sugared cranberries. It's packed with chocolate and is simple to make.

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Pumpkin Olive Oil Bread

Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes Yield 1 (9x5) loaf

This soft & moist pumpkin olive oil bread is essential during the Fall baking season. Simple to make, no mixer needed and packed with pumpkin, warm spices and just the right amount of sweetness.

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Soft & Chewy Whole Wheat Gingerbread Cookies

Total Time 59 minutes Yield about 18 cookies

Soft, chewy and filled with the flavors of the holiday season, these whole wheat gingerbread cookies are a must make. With warm spices, a touch of molasses and a quick roll in sugar before baking.

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Vegan Apple Cobbler

Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes Yield about 6 servings

With sweet spiced apples and a buttery coconut oil biscuit topping, this simple vegan apple cobbler is a delicious Fall season dessert. Serve warm with a scoop of your favorite non dairy vanilla ice cream.

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Orange Poppy Seed Zucchini Bread

Total Time 1 hour 25 minutes Yield 1 (9x5) loaf

This orange poppy seed zucchini bread is a fun spin on the classic recipe. Packed with plenty of shredded zucchini, poppy seeds, vanilla and orange zest. Moist, fluffy and no mixer required.

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And that’s a wrap. 

So tell me. Any desserts you’d like to see made dairy free? Hit me with your requests.

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