Easy gluten-free recipes made with nutritious ingredients

Welcome to A Sweet Alternative, a source for nutritious gluten-free recipes with plenty of paleo, vegan, and clean eating options. You’ll find simple, tried and tested recipes for desserts, main courses, soups, snacks, drinks, sides, and appetizers on the blog.

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Cookie Recipes

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Nut-Free Snack Recipes

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Pancake Recipes

Donuts stacked on a plate.
Coconut Flour Recipes

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Buckwheat Flour Recipes

Banana bread with two slices cut off.
Chickpea Flour Recipes

Oat flour pancakes stacked on a plate.
Oat Flour Recipes

Four pineapple rings covered in chocolate.
Chocolate Covered Fruit Recipes

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Snack Recipes

Sweet tea in a glass with lemon and ice.
Refined Sugar-Free Drinks

A white bowl of butternut squash soup with chives sprinkled on top.
Soup Recipes

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Muffin Recipes

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Salad & Dressing Recipes

A loaf of banana bread on a white platter.
Banana Bread Recipes

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Sauces, Spreads, & Jam Recipes

A bowl of chocolate hummus next to a pile of strawberries.
Party Nibbles

Five slices of cake on a white plate.
Vegan Cake Recipes