Carrot cake cut into squares with icing drizzle

Dairy-free cake recipes

16 Recipes

If you're lactose intolerant then you'll love our bakes without butter, cream or milk. Try vegan chocolate cake or our popular yummy scrummy carrot cake.

Yummy scrummy carrot cake recipe

4.671945

(884 ratings)

Delight friends with an afternoon tea that includes this easy carrot cake. You can bake the cake, freeze it and just drizzle over the icing on the day
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Blueberry & coconut cake

4.714285

(14 ratings)

This dairy-free dessert is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser and is even freezer-friendly
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegan sponge cake

3.916665

(12 ratings)

Treat friends and family to a Victoria sponge cake made with vegan ingredients. This easy recipe is perfect for afternoon tea, or a coffee morning
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegan carrot cake

4.785715

(14 ratings)

Give free-from baking a go with this easy vegan sandwich cake – an indulgent carrot cake with coconut and cashew icing that everyone will want another slice of...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Gingered rich fruit cake

5

(6 ratings)

This traditional cake has been jazzed up with lots of ginger - you'd never know it's gluten-free and dairy-free. Perfect for weddings and Christmas
  • 3 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Easy vegan chocolate cake

4.367345

(49 ratings)

This indulgent, fudgy vegan bake is topped with a rich frosting – you'd never guess that it's free from dairy, eggs, wheat and nuts...
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate, orange & hazelnut cake

4.636365

(11 ratings)

You'd never guess that this spectacular dessert is dairy-free, decorated with a zesty ganache using orange juice instead of cream...
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort

Vegan chocolate cake

3.4

(5 ratings)

Make our easy vegan chocolate sponge for a special occasion using dairy substitutes. It's finished with luscious 'buttercream' and seasonal fruits...
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegan mug cake

4.75

(4 ratings)

Bake a simple vegan mug cake in the microwave – you can have it ready in under 10 minutes to satisfy a craving. Serve with a scoop of dairy-free ice cream...
  • 7 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegan rhubarb & custard bake

3.666665

(3 ratings)

Use clever replacements in this dairy-free fruit pudding with soya custard. Serve as a cake or warm for pudding
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy

Better beetroot brownies

3.6

(10 ratings)

Nutritious beetroot adds sweetness and juiciness to this healthier squidgy chocolate traybake - swap butter for rapeseed oil to lower the saturated fat too
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Yule slice

4.6

(15 ratings)

Perfect for health-conscious people who still like a Christmas treat, this is dairy-free and full of fruit and nuts
  • 2 hours
  • More effort

Sugar-free carrot cake

4.8

(10 ratings)

This dairy-free and sugar-free carrot cake uses natural xylitol to sweeten it and is very simple to make
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Vegan cherry & almond brownies

4.67647

(34 ratings)

Deeply rich and decadent, this dairy- and egg-free chocolate bake makes an indulgent vegan treat
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian