33 Incredible Dairy Free Desserts

It used to be difficult to find decent dairy free desserts.

It also used to be taboo to even consider making desserts without butter or heavy cream.

Thankfully times have changed and now there’s a treasure trove of irresistible dairy free desserts on the market.

The special people in your life who are lactose intolerant, vegan, or maybe just looking for healthier dessert alternatives, will love what you bring to the table when you come to the next special event.

We’ve scoured the internet and found some of the best dairy free desserts that range from toasted coconut donuts to s’mores ice cream cake!


We hope you enjoy making these incredible dairy free desserts!


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1. Toasted Coconut Donuts

Toasted Coconut donuts

These baked toasted coconut donuts are soft, moist and topped with a light coconut glaze and shredded toasted coconut!

2. Sweet Potato Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Bars

Sweet Potato Oatmeal Bars

These sweet potato oatmeal bars are out of this world good.

They are vegan and you won’t miss the dairy!

3. Homemade Vegan Strawberry Cake

homemade vegan strawberry cake

Made with fresh strawberries, this fluffy dairy-free strawberry cake is pure magic.

4. Vegan Olive Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies

vegan chocolate chip cookies

These cookies use olive oil instead of butter keeping them dairy free.

They are also high in protein from the chickpea flour!

5. Salted Caramel Nice Cream

salted caramel dairy free ice cream

This salted caramel nice cream is a dairy free alternative to ice cream.

6. Vegan Baklava

vegan baklava

Baklava is easier than ever to make with my simple butter hack.

Speaking of butter, this recipe is made with plant-based butter and is dairy free. 

7. Vegan Salted Caramel Chocolate Banana Cake

vegan chocolate banana cake

This salted caramel banana cake is completely vegan but you won’t miss the dairy or eggs.

It is rich and decadent!

8. Dairy-Free Sugar Cookies

vegan sugar cookies

These Dairy-Free Sugar Cookies have the perfect texture.

They are crunchy on the outside, but soft and chewy on the inside.

9. Cinnamon Spice Apple Pie Fries

cinnamon spice apple pie fries

Apple fries are a fun fall treat that kids and adults will love!

Fried apple sticks coated in cinnamon and sugar served with three sauces for dipping!

10. Coconut Oil Cookies

coconut oil cookies

These coconut oil cookies taste like shortbread but are dairy free!

They’re easy to make and delicious.

11. Copycat Doubletree Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

copycat Doubletree cookies

This dairy free take on the Doubletree classic cookies is always a favorite!

12. Chocolate Black Bean Cake (Gluten Free & Vegan)

chocolate black bean cake

This chocolate black bean cake is rich, fudgy, and delicious.

It’s dairy free, refined sugar free, and gluten free!

13. Chiffon Cake

chiffon cake vegan

This chiffon cake is light, airy, and soft!

It’s made with beaten eggs and cake flour for a delicate and soft cake!

14. Easy Sponge Cake

Easy Sponge Cake

This easy sponge cake is soft, fluffy, and light as air!

It’s a simple recipe made with cake flour, beaten eggs, and sugar for an easy, simple sponge cake that’s moist and soft!

15. Dairy Free Brownies

dairy free brownies

These dairy free brownies are incredibly fudgy, gooey and chocolaty!

They taste like classic brownies but they’re dairy free.

16. Easy No Bake Peanut Butter Cup Pie

easy no bake peanut butter pie

This delicious peanut butter cup pie is both gluten free & dairy free, but no one will ever know.

It has a perfect creamy peanut butter filling topped with a rich dark chocolate ganache.

17. Pineapple Cherry Popsicles

pineapple cherry popsicles

These juicy pineapple cherry popsicles are fresh and delicious.

With just four ingredients they are an easy homemade treat that’s perfect to cool off on a hot day.

18. Eggless Carrot Cake

Eggless Carrot Cake

This homemade eggless carrot cake is made with no eggs and a secret ingredient to keep it moist and delicious.

Made with fresh carrots and a tangy lemon frosting!

19. Easy Healthy Smash Cake

Easy and healthy smash cake

This easy dairy free smash cake is my go to recipe for birthdays!

A healthier option and absolutely delicious.

20. 2 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

2 ingredient peanut butter cookies

These healthy, dairy-free peanut butter cookies are made using just 2 ingredients.

They’re the perfect sweet treat for any time a craving strikes!

21. Flourless Brownies

dairy free and flourless brownies

These delicious and easy-to-make dairy-free and flourless brownies are the perfect chocolate treat.

22. Tanghulu


Tanghulu is yummy Chinese candied fruit!

23. Poached Pears in Red or White Wine

poached pear

Make this easy 3 ingredient recipe for a show-stopping dessert that tastes fabulous!

No gluten, dairy or nuts in this treat that will be a firm favorite to make any time of year!

24. S’mores Ice Cream Cake

dairy free ice cream smores cake

This dairy free s’mores ice cream cake is sure to be the hit of the party. It is fun and delicious while top 8 allergen friendly.

25. Black Forest Trifle

black forest cake

This Black Forest trifle is a meld of German and English traditional desserts all in one.

It is a dairy, egg, and gluten free dessert as well as top 8 allergen friendly.

26. Vegan Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies

Vegan Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Vegan Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies have crisp edges and a chewy center.

They’re easy to make and come out perfect.

27. Gluten-free Almond Flour Biscotti

gluten free biscottis

Gluten-free biscotti are twice baked for crunchy, dunkable, and delicious perfection.

Dip them in chocolate and dust with chopped nuts for a real treat!

28. Vegan Lemon Pound Cake

vegan lemon pound cake

This vegan lemon pound cake is flavored with a generous amount of freshly-squeezed lemon juice and lemon zest.

It’s topped with a sweet and tart syrup and glaze giving the cake a lovely finish.

29. Dairy-Free Neapolitan Ice Cream

dairy free Neapolitan ice cream

This dairy free Neapolitan ice cream is creamy, delicious and free from the 14 major allergens.

30. Fruit Salad With Poppy Seed Dressing

fruit salad

This 4 ingredient easy fruit salad recipe is the perfect spring and summer side dish!

A colorful and flavorful array of delicious fruits and berries that comes together quickly and easily.

31. Triple Ginger Vegan Cookies

triple ginger vegan cookies

Use a combination of freshly grated, ground, and candied ginger to make perfectly spiced triple ginger and molasses vegan ginger cookies with crisp edges and a soft and chewy middle (aka gingersnaps!) – perfect for the holidays and ready in just 30 minutes!

32. Peanut Butter Blossoms

vegan peanut butter blossoms

These gluten and dairy free peanut butter cookies are a delicious remake of the classic peanut butter blossoms. 

33. Pumpkin Brownies

pumpkin brownies

These amazing pumpkin brownies are super simple to make and so delicious!

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