Simple, nutritious, gluten-free recipes

Welcome to A Sweet Alternative – a source for nutrient-rich, gluten-free recipes with plenty of paleo and vegan options. You’ll find easy, delicious 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