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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. 

13 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

You'd never guess that this spectacular dessert is dairy-free, decorated with a zesty ganache using orange juice instead of cream

1 hr and 40 mins
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25 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
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51 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Deeply rich and decadent, this dairy and egg-free chocolate bake makes an indulgent vegan treat

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
17 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Employ some clever tricks to achieve a dairy-free bake. Egg-free mayonnaise, almond milk and margarine are the secrets to these vegan cupcakes

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
8 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This divine, squidgy chocolate cake is dairy and wheat-free, so vegans can dig in!

1 hr and 10 mins
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6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Use clever replacements in this dairy-free fruit pudding with soya custard. Serve as a cake or warm for pudding

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegan
11 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Nutritious beetroot adds sweetness and juiciness to this healthier squidgy chocolate traybake. Swap butter for rapeseed oil to lower the saturated fat too

1 hr
Easy
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A ruby-red iced dessert with subtle floral hints – a refreshing end to spicy meals

2 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
Vegan
15 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

2 hrs
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17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This dairy-free dessert is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser and is even freezer-friendly

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1,113 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 15 mins
Easy
6 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

A dairy-free panna cotta using soya milk. Perfect texture and a blend of flavours make this dish hard to fault

40 mins
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Vegan
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A refreshing fruit salad to hand out to guests at the end of a party

15 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star 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
Vegan
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

This is the perfect light summery pudding, full of intense flavours and low in fat

4 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
13 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Proof that you can make a simple dairy-free pudding for all the family to enjoy!

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
9 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

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 hr
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Vegan
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