Everybody loves dessert, and sometimes being vegan can keep you from enjoying your favorite sweet treats. But it doesn’t have to be that way! There’s no reason you shouldn’t be able to enjoy a decadent dessert after a long day, so here are 10 great vegan desserts that will be just as satisfying as the original!
1. Pretzel Bark
Good chocolate bark is a great go-to treat that you can make a large batch of and snack on all week when your cravings seem to get the best of you. Grab some pretzels and your favorite dark-chocolate and melt, before spreading it out across a sheet pan and freezing. Sprinkle with some sea salt for a delicious salty-sweet treat that you’ll love.
2. Chocolate Chip Cookies
Nothing is more classic than a good chocolate chip cookie, and skipping the animal products doesn’t make this dessert any less delicious. Whip up a batch of these and serve with your favorite, creamy, non-dairy milk. Just try not to eat all of them at once!
3. Sugar Cookies
Another great staple, sugar cookies are a delicious vegan dessert that is both easy to make and fun to decorate! Make these cookies the next time you have people over, half the fun is decorating them to everyone’s liking. And then, of course, dig in!
4. Carrot Cake
Is there anything more decadent than a fluffy and moist carrot cake? I think not. This vegan dessert isn’t usually one you’ll be able to find pre-made so learn how to make your own, and you’ll always be satisfied.
5. Chocolate Coconut Bars
Coconut and chocolate is such a yummy combo, and these home-made bars will remind you of all those mounds you used to eat as a kid. Make this vegan dessert and keep them around for when you’re in the mood for that childhood craving!
6. Chocolate Cake Balls
Sometimes we’re in the mood for a piece of cake but just don’t want to make or buy the whole thing. These cake-balls are the perfect solution, you can make as many as you wish, decorate them however you’d like, and you don’t even have to bake them! Does it get any better? It will, once you finally bite into one!
7. Peanut Butter Banana Pudding
Who doesn’t love a sweet creamy pudding for dessert? Made with peanut butter and bananas, this vegan dessert is still creamy and delicious even without the dairy. You won’t regret diving into this sweet treat at the end of the day.
8. Seven-Layer Dessert Bars
Have you ever had a craving that consisted of wanting a little bit of everything? If so, this dessert is for you. Loaded up with 7 delicious sweets, these vegan dessert bars have everything you need to satisfy that late-night sweet tooth.
9. Banana Split Shake
Bananas make everything better, they are quite literally nature’s candy. So throwing them into a blender makes having a banana split shake that much easier! If you love ice cream and milkshakes then this dessert was made for you, sweet and full of flavor, you will definitely be wanting more after this one is gone.
10. Blackberry Cobbler
If you grew up in the south, chances are you love a nice warm cobbler. Doughy, sweet, and crisp, this vegan dessert has everything you need. Opt for making this dish when Blackberries are in season for the best results, but either way, you won’t be disappointed. Pair a slice of this with a scoop of your favorite non-dairy vanilla ice cream and dive in!