45 Refreshing Orange Desserts that You’ll Go Crazy For
From orange ice cream to orange cakes, these are the best orange desserts that you’ll absolutely want to try the next time you’re in the kitchen.
Orange is a delicious dessert component, able to be used in so many different ways, whether you like your desserts with orange hot or cold, baked or unbaked, and filled with chocolate or opting for more tropical flavors.
Enjoy this list of the best orange desserts to make sure that you try some new recipes and add some new ingredients to your pantry.
Every home baker needs this list, and if you make sure to bookmark it to come back to later, you can keep those orange desserts coming!
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This Orange Upside Down Cake is a tender orange olive oil cake with orange slices that candy in the bottom of the pan as the cake bakes. Once done, the cake is inverted to reveal the beautiful oranges!
Mandarin Orange Angel Food Cake is incredibly moist and delicious and, hands-down, the easiest cake you’ll ever make. It comes together in 5 minutes with two simple ingredients: angel food cake mix and mandarin oranges.
Every slice of this bright citrusy-sweet cake made with Olive oil and Orange extracts will have your taste buds captivated. This Orange Olive Oil Cake is like a dash of sunshine that will brighten even the coldest of winter days! The best part- it will stay super moist for days!
This brown butter orange cardamom layer cake is sandwiched with layers of fluffy honey brown butter buttercream and garnished with dried orange slices! It's light, super flavorful, and sure to impress!
Vegan orange cake using a WHOLE orange including the rind just like the classic Sicilian orange cake. This cake is made with only 5 ingredients and is also gluten-free, oil-free, eggless and flourless!
These chocolate and orange cupcakes are made with soft and tender sponge and topped with silky-smooth chocolate cream cheese frosting. They're also decorated with a candied orange peel for an eye-catching treat that everyone will love.
If you're looking for the best moist chocolate orange cake, this one-bowl bundt cake recipe is it. It's easy enough for beginners, no special equipment is needed, and the chocolate orange glaze is the perfect finishing touch!
Packed with bright flavors of citrus and cranberries, Healthy Cranberry Orange Muffins are an easy holiday healthy breakfast idea or snack! Yogurt gives these muffins both a moist and light texture while whole wheat (or spelt) flour adds fiber.
This Gluten-Free Orange Almond Cake is a surprisingly easy yet tasty cake to create. The moist, fragrant sponge is topped with tangy Greek yogurt and a sticky sweet orange and honey syrup offset with crunchy pistachios. With zero flour, this simple recipe will win you over.
This Orange Loaf Cake is exceptionally moist, bursting with fresh orange flavor, and topped with a luscious orange glaze icing. It’s made with oil and yogurt instead of butter for a perfectly tender cake every time. Plus it’s super easy to make - no mixer required!
This recipe stands the test of time as one of the most delicious marble cakes with that wonderful combination that is orange and chocolate. It keeps well and freezes wonderfully, so you can make it ahead.
Change up your usual muffin game with these scrumptious Cara Cara Orange Poppyseed Muffins! Bright and fresh thanks to the orange juice and zest, and the secret ingredient of ricotta makes these super soft and tender.
These Orange Dark Chocolate Rolls make for the best breakfast treat! Fluffy and irresistible, they’re stuffed with sweet orange preserves and bittersweet chocolate chips for the perfect balance of flavors.
Sweet, creamy and crunchy, these Orange Tartlets are the perfect little treat for a party, birthday, Holiday dessert table or afternoon tea. These Mini Orange Tarts combine homemade Mini Tartlets Shells and a simple yet flavourful Orange Curd filling.
This French Orange Tart Recipe makes a deliciously fresh Winter dessert. It combines a Sweet Shortcrust Pastry (Pâte Sucrée) and a simple Orange Cream Filling (Orange Crémeux). A perfect dessert for a dinner party or for the Holidays!
This moist Chocolate Orange Cake is bursting with natural navel orange flavor! It is an orange zest and juice infused chocolate cake covered in a decadent chocolate buttercream. It makes two mini cakes perfect for small occasion and everyday indulgences!
A great way to use orange peels is to make chocolate covered orange peels at home. Orange peels are first boiled in water and then boiled in sugar syrup to make candied orange peels. Candied orange peels are then dipped in melting chocolate.
If you love creamsicles (or dreamsicles) you'll love this No Bake Dairy-free Orange Creamsicle Pie with Oreo Cookie Crust! This delicious dairy-free dessert is so rich and creamy that you'd never know it's dairy-free.