Skip to main content

You Won't Miss the Dairy in These Decadent Desserts

Just because you're not doing dairy, that doesn't mean you have to settle for less-than-fabulous desserts. Here are 6 dairy-free recipes that are so indulgent, your sweet tooth will think you're cheating. Check out the recipes and start enjoying dessert again.

1. Coconut Flour Chocolate Brownies

"Omg these were so good! I followed the recipe exactly, except I baked for about 25 mins. They didn't come out dry at all. Love...will definitely make them again!" -- lisamarie457


Coconut Flour Chocolate Brownies

Photo by Buckwheat Queen

2. Mint-Chip Coconut Milk Ice Cream

"Delicious! Easy to make and is ready in about 20 minutes in my gelato maker. Thank you for the recipe." -- Buckwheat Queen


Mint-Chip Coconut Milk Ice Cream

Photo by Buckwheat Queen

3. No-Workout-Needed Chocolate Cake

"This cake is awesome! I'm not a tofu fan but we loved this. My kids thought it was great. Nobody realized it was made with tofu." -- Mary [Editor's Note: This recipe calls for boxed cake mix. Be sure to read the ingredients on the box to see if the mix is dairy-free.]

4. ABC Pudding - Avocado, Banana, Chocolate Delight

"This pudding was unbelievable. I thought it would be good, but not *this* good. I will definitely be making this again (and again.)" -- Kimberly Spurgeon


ABC Pudding -  Avocado, Banana, Chocolate Delight

Photo by Melissa Goff

5. (Gluten Free) Magic Cookie Bars

"Made it for a get-together and it was a huge success. Easy! Very rich but so good!" -- Gin

6. Chevre Cheesecake

"This was great. One would never know it wasn't a standard cheesecake. I used light coconut milk and cultured goat milk. I threw some chocolate chips on top. YUM!" -- BRAGEL. [Editor's Note: People allergic to cow-milk dairy can sometimes tolerate goat milk. This recipe calls for 2 pounds soft goat cheese. You might want to save the expense for a very special occasion, or buy the cheese for less at a warehouse store like Costco or Sam's Club.]


Chevre Cheesecake

Photo by Veronica17

You might also like...

• Browse our entire collection of dairy-free dessert recipes.
• Need gluten-free and dairy-free dessert ideas? We've got you covered.

Vanessa Greaves

About Vanessa Greaves

Good food, friends, and fun are always on the menu. Find me as foodelicious on Allrecipes and vanny.gee on Instagram (but only if you don't mind cat pics and cocktails).