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

4.642855

(7 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

5

(4 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

4.632355

(17 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

4.669275

(830 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

5

(2 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