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Recipes » Desserts

Vegan Chocolate Cheesecake

This plant-based cheesecake is a rich, creamy, and decadent dessert that you can feel good about indulging in. It’s the perfect recipe for when you need an occasional sweet treat that’s sure to impress.

10 votes, average: 4.50 out of 510 votes, average: 4.50 out of 510 votes, average: 4.50 out of 510 votes, average: 4.50 out of 510 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5(10)

Grape Nice Cream

This quick, healthy, delicious plant-based icy treat is one you can feel good about indulging in. It is easy to make and customizable with any favorite frozen fruits.

4 votes, average: 3.75 out of 54 votes, average: 3.75 out of 54 votes, average: 3.75 out of 54 votes, average: 3.75 out of 54 votes, average: 3.75 out of 5(4)

Easy Mango Chia Pudding

Trendy, versatile, magical, and nutritious: chia seeds are like culinary unicorns! Chia pudding texture is both creamy and crunchy and is reminiscent of tapioca pudding. This velvety mango chia pudding is great for breakfast, a snack, or dessert.

1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5(1)

Chocolate Molten Lava Soufflé

Easy and foolproof, this irresistible vegan chocolate molten lava soufflé is brimming with rich, decadent, melty, chocolatey goodness. This perfect combination of gooey lava cake and puffy soufflé will have you doing a happy dance with every delicious bite.

6 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 56 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5(6)

Spiced Apple Pudding

This silky, spiced pudding is a healthy, modern twist on a fall classic. The hardest part about this recipe is waiting for it to cool down before eating it.

0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5(0)

Carrot Cake With Silken Buttercream Frosting

Satisfy your cravings with this spicy, nutty, sweet carrot cake. The leftovers taste just as good as when it was freshly baked, so you can indulge your sweet tooth in small doses — if you can resist eating it all at once, that is!

8 votes, average: 3.63 out of 58 votes, average: 3.63 out of 58 votes, average: 3.63 out of 58 votes, average: 3.63 out of 58 votes, average: 3.63 out of 5(8)

Dairy Free Nutella Thick Shake

This nutritious and delicious shake will power your morning (or your late afternoon), and I swear it tastes just like one of my old favorite spreads: Nutella. Of course, this “Nutella” is dairy free!

2 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 52 votes, average: 3.50 out of 5(2)

Cherry Swirl Smoothie Bowl

Dark, sweet cherries are packed with vitamin C, potassium, and fiber and are kissed with the floral essence of rosewater in this sweet, swirly, nutritious smoothie bowl.

2 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 52 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5(2)

Sweet & Spiced Noodle Kugel

Noodle kugel is a traditional Jewish sweet or savory casserole made with noodles. This sweet kugel has the perfect blend of fruits and spices and can be served warm or cold. While traditionally served as a side dish, try serving as a dessert with a scoop of plant-based vanilla ice cream on the side or even as a breakfast treat.

2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5(2)

Fabulous Chocolate Cupcakes With Mousse Frosting

On special occasions, even the most die-hard WFPB warriors like to indulge in a rich dessert. These fabulous chocolate cupcakes made with wholesome plant-based ingredients will satisfy your most devilish dessert cravings without taking a toll on your health or sending you straight into a sugar crash. You could even have two!

2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 52 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5(2)

Gingered Applesauce With Cashew Cream & Crunchy Granola

Applesauce can be made with peeled apples and a variety of spices. Flavorings or sweeteners such as cinnamon are also commonly added. It’s our absolute favorite dessert, straight from my jars. The sauce is equally delicious without the cashew cream and I have been known to eat it straight from the jar.

1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5(1)

Super Simple Pumpkin Pie Bites

All the flavors of homemade pumpkin pie in a perfect bite-size dessert for a crowd! Even better, all of the ingredients are healthy and plant-based. No dairy, eggs, processed sugar, processed flour, or added oils.

33 votes, average: 3.36 out of 533 votes, average: 3.36 out of 533 votes, average: 3.36 out of 533 votes, average: 3.36 out of 533 votes, average: 3.36 out of 5(33)

Orange Creamsicles

Feel free to improvise and add whatever frozen fruit you’d like to these popsicles. Try some blueberries or a handful of pineapple chunks. Yum! On a side note, how cute is my little brother?

9 votes, average: 3.22 out of 59 votes, average: 3.22 out of 59 votes, average: 3.22 out of 59 votes, average: 3.22 out of 59 votes, average: 3.22 out of 5(9)

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