Chocolate, orange & hazelnut cake

Dairy-free dessert recipes

21 Recipes

If you're following a dairy-free diet but have a sweet tooth, look no further than these dreamy dessert recipes. We have plenty of treats for vegans, too.

 

Chocolate, orange & hazelnut cake

4.6875

(8 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 carrot cake

4.642855

(7 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

Vegan cherry & almond brownies

4.625

(20 ratings)

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

Vegan rhubarb & custard bake

3.333335

(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

3.444445

(9 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

Strawberry & rose sorbet

4

(2 ratings)

A ruby-red iced dessert with subtle floral hints - a refreshing end to spicy meals
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Yule slice

4.583335

(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

Blueberry & coconut cake

4.660715

(14 ratings)

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

Yummy scrummy carrot cake recipe

4.66657

(842 ratings)

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

Panna cotta with apricot compote

3.2

(5 ratings)

A dairy-free panna cotta using soya milk. Perfect texture and a blend of flavours make this dish hard to fault
  • 40 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Tropical punch cups

4.5

(2 ratings)

A refreshing fruit salad to hand out to guests at the end of a party
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate crunch & raspberry pots

5

(1 rating)

You'd never guess this was an allergy free dessert - no nuts, dairy, gluten or eggs. The perfect solution to those tricky menus...
  • 15 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian

Vegan gingerbread people

4.583335

(3 ratings)

Switch the butter for coconut oil, eggs for chia and use chickpea water in royal icing to make these easy, totally vegan Christmas gingerbread biscuits
  • 42 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cherries in rosé wine & vanilla syrup

4

(4 ratings)

This light, fresh-tasting dessert looks elegant served in individual glasses. Top it with a spoonful of mascarpone for the perfect finish
  • 30 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

Cranberry, maple & pecan pudding

4.5

(4 ratings)

Dairy-free, wheat-free and gluten-free - this Christmas pudding is moist and has a real zing. A less rich, more refreshing way to round off Christmas dinner
  • 3 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Salted caramel biscuit bars

4.25

(5 ratings)

A healthier take on one of our favourite chocolate bars, these biscuits are packed with wholesome ingredients, and free from refined sugar and dairy
  • 1 hour
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian