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Vegan baking recipes

Discover our beautiful vegan baking recipes for dessert or a teatime treat. You'll never guess these cakes, scones and biscuits are free from dairy and eggs.

105 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
Gluten-free
41 ratings 2.5 out of 5 star rating

Make vegan cupcakes with buttercream topping using dairy-free and egg-free ingredients. They make the perfect treat for afternoon tea or a mid-morning snack

50 mins
Easy
Vegan
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7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make an indulgent vegan chocolate traybake the whole family will love. This simple bake is perfect for sharing at parties or a special occasion 

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegan
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Make some moreish vegan peanut butter cookies for a welcome mid-morning treat. Made with dairy-free ingredients, they're sure to be loved by all

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
242 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try baking a vegan version of lemon cake. Light and zingy, it also works well if you replace the flour and baking powder with gluten-free alternatives

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make a vegan version of Welsh cakes, with all the flavour of the traditional recipe but free from dairy. Sprinkle with sugar to finish and serve warm or cold

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
20 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Rustle up these easy banana cupcakes for an afternoon treat. Dairy- and egg-free, they're perfect for anyone following a vegan diet

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Bake a plant-based version of a chocolate fudge cake for a birthday party. Everyone can enjoy it, including guests who have a dairy intolerance or egg allergies

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
Vegan
30 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
16 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Make our vegan shortbread with olive oil for a buttery flavour and cornflour to get the crumbliness of traditional versions. They taste great with nut butter

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
4 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

Make these easy date & walnut flapjacks for elevenses, or when you need a pick-me-up. Plant-based and vegan, they're ideal for anyone following a dairy-free diet

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
73 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
32 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy our vegan version of scones, which uses soy milk and vegan vegetable spread to replace the dairy. Serve with vegan cream and your favourite jam 

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
27 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A lighter version of sticky toffee pudding, rich with dates and spices, and the juicy texture of poached pears, this vegan dessert is sure to please a crowd

1 hr and 15 mins
More effort
Vegan
30 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try these dairy-free vegan scones that use nutritional yeast for a cheesy flavour, pepped up by mustard and smoked paprika. Serve with vegan onion chutney

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
38 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
36 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Try our best ever vegan chocolate chip cookies. Non-vegans will be hard pressed to notice the difference between these and their favourite choc chip biscuits

27 mins
Easy
Vegan
22 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
16 ratings 4.1 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
7 ratings 4.5 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
38 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

We love a slice of banana bread with crunchy walnuts and sweet dates, warm from the oven. This vegan version is great for breakfast or with an afternoon cuppa

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegan
67 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Try these soft, squidgy brownies, without the dairy or eggs. They're perfect for vegans and people following a dairy-free diet and taste utterly divine.

55 mins
Easy
Vegan
55 ratings 4.7 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
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