What if life was just desserts? Well, it can be with these desserts from August 2022! Featuring delights like fruit cobbler and tarts, you’ll find yourself adding these to your dessert rotation. Plus, they’re all vegan!
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1. Avocado Chocolate Mousse
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This Avocado Chocolate Mousse by Carol Clayton is fool-proof decadence at its best. It’s ultra-rich and creamy with a powerful chocolate flavor. No one will guess this 10-minute dessert is dairy-free, gluten-free, and vegan!
2. Peach Upside Down Cake
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Moist and sweet, this vegan peach upside-down cake is scrumptious. This Peach Upside Down Cake by Fabio Gallo has delicious caramelized peaches on a fresh lemon vegan sponge. An upside-down cake can be a little tricky, you want to make sure, the fruits are cooked, the sugar caramelized and the sponge is baked. Before reversing the cake, it has to rest for about 10 minutes, so the caramel can set but is still soft enough so the fruits won’t stick to the bottom.
3. Peach Crisp
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This Peach Crisp by Caroline Doucet is the perfect summer dessert!
4. Vanilla Milkshake
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This Vanilla Milkshake by Rouxbe will remind you of melted vanilla ice cream, but without dairy. When made with less water this delicious recipe is a great base for non-dairy ice cream as well.
5. Creamy Coconut Popsicles
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These Creamy Coconut Popsicles by Barbara Zackey are here to cool you down this summer! Free of dairy and refined sugars, these healthy, vegan treats will satisfy any heatwave popsicle craving. Homemade popsicles are easy to make with common kitchen ingredients and make the best summer delight.
6. Summer Pineapple Crumble
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This deconstructed Summer Pineapple Crumble by Andri Neocleous makes a perfect summer dessert as it’s a lot lighter than the classic version. The base is bursting with flavor from the pineapple, pear, and raspberries which go so well together, whilst the crumble topping is super healthy yet indulgent as it is made with almond flour, coconut, and minimal vegan butter/flour.
7. Soft Baked Snickers Cookies
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These thick Soft Baked Snickers Cookies by Amy Lanza are easy to make with a rich chocolatey protein cookie base and a peanut butter caramel filling all topped with chocolate and more peanut butter. They are vegan, gluten-free, and made with wholesome ingredients.
8. Cashew Vanilla Cream
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This non-dairy cream can be used as a layer in parfaits or served over your favorite fruits. This Cashew Vanilla Cream by Rouxbe also works as a base for ice cream — just place the cream into an ice cream maker and follow the manufacturer’s instructions.
9. Raspberry Cream Cheese Danish
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This Raspberry Cream Cheese Danish by Gabrielle St. Claire rocks because it is effortless, perfect for any season, has great aesthetic appeal, is non-vegan approved, and the sugar can easily be modified to your preference! It’s easy, cream cheesy, affordable, has minimal ingredients, is perfect for brunch, and can be made with whatever fruit you’re craving! If you love effortless vegan breakfast concepts that don’t disappoint, you have to try this danish!
10. Chocolate Hazelnut Cake
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This hazelnut cake is so delicious! With the chocolate drizzled over top, this cake is next level!
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