Category Archives: Gluten Free Desserts

These gluten free desserts are refined sugar free and made with nutritious ingredients. These treats are easy to prepare and perfect for satisfying a sweet tooth.

Paleo Pumpkin Cookies

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These soft and chewy paleo pumpkin cookies are a nutritious treat for fall or whenever you’re craving pumpkin spice. They’re gluten free, dairy free, oil free, and vegan. Paleo Pumpkin Cookies – Main Ingredients I used canned pureed pumpkin in this recipe (be sure to use unsweetened purée as opposed to canned pumpkin pie filling).

Black Bean Chocolate Cake

A slice of cake with walnuts and chocolate sauce on top.

This mouthwatering black bean chocolate cake is vegan, gluten free, refined sugar free, and grain free. It’s sweet and chocolaty with a fudgy, brownie-like texture. Main ingredients in this black bean chocolate cake This cake calls for canned black beans with no salt added. Be sure to drain and rinse the beans well. Alternatively you

Vegan Cashew Cheesecake

A slice of cheesecake with three cherries on top.

This vegan cashew cheesecake is chocolatey and sweet with a subtle tanginess – just like traditional cheesecake has. This dairy free version is a delicious plant-based, gluten free dessert for special occasions. Many vegan cheesecake recipes need to be kept in the freezer and tend to melt if they’re left at room temperature. This cheesecake is

Paleo Mug Cake

Cake in a mug with raspberries on top.

This paleo mug cake recipe is a quick and easy dessert recipe for one. It’s also gluten free, dairy free, and refined sugar free. It’s tasty eaten warm (but better let it cool for a couple of minutes before digging in after the microwave beeps). Main Ingredients In Paleo Mug Cake This microwaveable mug cake

Vegan Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies

Five cookies stacked on a white plate with a bite taken out of one.

These vegan gluten free peanut butter cookies are chewy with crisp edges. They’re perfect if you’re craving a treat that’s both sweet and a little salty. They’re easy to make and so delicious. These flourless cookies are grain free, dairy free, egg free, and refined sugar free. They’re a plant based dessert or snack option

Vegan Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies

A pile of vegan tahini chocolate chip cookies with a bite missing from one.

These paleo and vegan tahini chocolate chip cookies have a satisfying chewy texture and slightly crispy edges. They’re sweet and chocolaty with just the right amount of vanilla and salt to balance the flavours. These plant based, paleo diet friendly cookies are also gluten free, dairy free, and nut free. Main ingredients in these vegan

Maple Walnut Cookies

A white plate with a stack of maple walnut cookies with a bite missing from one.

These maple walnut cookies have crispy edges, chewy centres, and the right balance of sweet with just a hint of salty. They’re paleo diet friendly, vegan, gluten free, and refined sugar free. These cookies are so easy to make. They’re perfect for baking with kids (and feeding kids because they’re quite nutrient dense). Main ingredients

Vegan Brownie Cookies

Five vegan brownie cookies on a white plate with a bite missing from one.

These vegan brownie cookies are a gluten free, refined sugar free, paleo diet friendly cross between a brownie and a cookie. They’re a hybrid that combines the flavours and textures of those two treats in one tasty little baked good. These dairy free, egg free, and grain free brownie cookies are so easy to make

Chocolate Tahini Frosting (Vegan & Paleo)

A cupcake topped with tahini frosting with a lit candle in it.

This chocolate tahini frosting has just the right balance of sweet and salty. It’s paleo diet friendly, vegan, refined sugar free, and has a rich and gooey consistency similar to that of a fudge frosting. This icing is perfect on cakes and cupcakes, but you can also heat it up on the stove or in

Oat Flour Recipes

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If you’re in the mood to do some simple yet satisfying gluten free baking, give these oat flour recipes a try. Oat flour is a nutritious, whole grain flour that adds a nutty flavour and satisfying texture to cakes, cookies, muffins, and other delicious baked goods. How To Make Oat Flour Oat flour is easy

Paleo Chocolate Loaf

Three slices of paleo chocolate loaf cake next to a larger hunk against a white background.

This grain free, paleo chocolate loaf cake is an easy, casual dessert that calls for simple, nutritious ingredients. It’s gluten free, dairy free, nut free, and refined sugar free. This loaf style cake is rich and chocolaty tasting, but not overly sweet. Its sweetness level is similar to that of dark chocolate. It’s perfect for

Gluten Free Fruit Cake

A slab of fruit cake on a white platter with a slice cut out.

This paleo, dairy free, and gluten free fruit cake is a great addition to a Christmas dessert table. It’s perfect for dessert at holiday parties and potlucks, yet it’s nutritious enough to eat for breakfast or as a snack during the holiday season or year round. Main Ingredients In Gluten Free Fruit Cake I opted

Vegan Pumpkin Brownies

Five vegan pumpkin brownies piled next to a pumpkin against a white tile background.

These vegan pumpkin brownies taste just as you’d imagine: like a cross between pumpkin pie and chocolate brownies. This treat is perfect if you’re craving fall flavours. These brownies would make a great addition to a vegan Thanksgiving or Halloween party sweet table. They’re equal parts chocolaty and pumpkin spicy and they also happen to

Gluten Free Vegan Apple Crumble

A pile of gluten free vegan apple crumble with ice cream on a white plate.

This gluten free vegan apple crumble is a cozy dessert recipe that’s perfect for fall. It’s delicious on its own but even better topped with a scoop of vegan vanilla ice cream for an extra special treat. This recipe would be perfect as a vegan Thanksgiving or Christmas dessert but works equally well year round.

Blackberry Bread

Slices of blackberry bread on a white plate with white cupboards in the background.

This blackberry bread has just the right amount of sweetness to satisfy a dessert craving, but it also makes a great breakfast or snack. Plus it happens to be gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free and paleo diet friendly. I absolutely love blackberries for their sweet (but not too sweet) flavour, their deep rich

Paleo Lemon Cake

Cake slices piled next to lemons on a plate.

This paleo lemon cake is one of my favourite treats that works equally well as a dessert, snack or breakfast. It’s gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free and grain free, so it’s perfect if you have to accommodate various dietary restrictions. This cake turned out delicious and is so quick and easy to make.

Dairy Free Brownies

Close up of some brownies on a white platter with cupboards in the background.

These gluten free, dairy free brownies are a great dessert option for those of you who need or wish to avoid dairy. They’re sweet, fudgy, rich, and delicious with slightly crispy edges and gooey centres. They also happen to be refined sugar free and grain free. They’re made with sweet potatoes so they’re chock full

Paleo Sweet Potato Bread

Slices of paleo sweet potato bread stacked on a floral plate next to three cups.

This paleo sweet potato bread is an easy and delicious grain free dessert. It’s got just the right amount of sweetness from the raw honey, has a soft, satisfying texture, and is mildly spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla and orange zest.  This recipe is perfect if you’re accommodating multiple dietary restrictions, as it’s gluten free,

Paleo Carrot Cake

Thick slices of paleo carrot cake on a white platter.

This gluten free, dairy free, and refined sugar free paleo carrot cake is nutritious dessert that’s packed with flavour. It’s sweet, spiced just right, and has a satisfying cakey texture. This cake is sweet and satisfying enough to serve for dessert, yet nutritious enough to eat for breakfast or as a snack. It’s easy to

Paleo Coconut Flour Banana Bread

Banana bread loaf and two slices on a white plate.

This gluten free, dairy free, paleo coconut flour banana bread is an easy breakfast, snack, or dessert. This treat is one of my favourite coconut flour recipes. It turned out sweet and delicious with a satisfying, cake-like texture.  coconut flour banana bread – main ingredients Coconut flour is my go-to grain free flour for baking

Freezer Fudge (Vegan And Refined Sugar Free)

Four pieces of fudge stacked on a white plate.

This mouthwatering chocolate peanut butter freezer fudge is vegan, refined sugar free, and easy to make. It’s so convenient to freeze fudge and then grab a piece for a quick and nutritious dessert. Chocolate Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge – Main Ingredients This frozen fudge is made from simple, nutrient dense ingredients such as natural peanut

Grapefruit Cake

Thick slices of cake on a platter next to some fresh grapefruit.

This refined sugar free, dairy free, and gluten free grapefruit cake is such a refreshing treat. Grapefruit is definitely underused in baking, in my opinion. This moist and delicious grapefruit cake is bursting with sweet, bright, and tangy grapefruit flavour. Enjoy a slice of this cake for dessert, breakfast, or as a nutritious snack.  Grapefruit

Vegan Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

A large slice of chocolate cake on a white plate with a stainless steel fork.

This vegan gluten free chocolate cake turned out fudgy, moist, and so chocolaty. It’s refined sugar free, dairy free, and egg free, so it’s ideal if you’re accommodating multiple dietary restrictions. This date-sweetened cake is rich and decadent so it’s perfect for those extra special occasions that call for an indulgent treat. Vegan Gluten Free

Vegan Peanut Butter Banana Bread

A big slab of banana bread next to some more slices on a platter.

This refined sugar free, gluten free, vegan peanut butter banana bread is a delicious plant-based treat for those of you who love the combination of peanut butter and banana. This recipe works equally well for breakfast, snack, or dessert. This vegan banana bread is moist, sweet, delicious, and contains nutritious ingredients. It freezes well, so

Vegan Chocolate Mousse

Chocolate mousse in a rose patterned dish with an antique spoon.

This vegan chocolate mousse is rich and chocolaty yet light and airy. This plant-based, gluten free dessert is perfect for Valentine’s Day, date nights, and special occasions. Vegan Chocolate Mousse – Main Ingredients This chocolate mousse calls for cashews that have been soaked before being blended up with the other ingredients. Soaked cashews are a