Coffee isn’t just for the morning. While it may keep you from falling asleep at night, it is the perfect flavor to include in snacks and desserts. Whether you’re a hardcore black coffee person or someone who prefers lots of vegan cream and sugar, you will love these vegan coffee recipes. They’re sweet, rich, and will transport to a small European café for a few precious minutes.

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1. Coffee and Chocolate Macarons

Coffee and Chocolate Macarons

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Macarons are an absolute treat to eat, but they’re trickier to make. Prepare yourself for the eventuality that you may not get these right the first time around, so get to know your oven and invest in an oven thermometer if need be. The result here is absolutely delicious, like drinking a hot latte while munching on a bar of dark, creamy chocolate. You have to try these Coffee and Chocolate Macarons by Clémence Moulaert!

2. Dalgona Coffee

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You don’t need to go to your favorite coffee shop (especially if it’s closed due to quarantine) to treat yourself to this creamy, velvety, decadent Dalgona Coffee, which has been taking the world by storm. This Dalgona Coffee by Tania Pilcher is a perfect way to mix up your usual coffee routine!

3. Coffee Glazed Chocolate Hazelnut Cake

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This Coffee Glazed Chocolate Hazelnut Cake by Maya Sozer is deliciously moist and decadent, all while being 100 percent whole wheat and refined sugar-free. The sponge itself is made with whole wheat flour, cocoa powder, and hazelnuts and flavored with almond milk, peanut butter, maple syrup, and vanilla. Topped with a gooey coffee cream spiked with espresso, this treat is perfect for pairing with a hot cup of coffee on a chilly morning.

4. Cacao Coffee

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A luscious coffee smoothie packed with antioxidants and gut-healthy fiber. Amy Height‘s Cacao Coffee is a perfect way to start the day!

5. Chocolate Coffee Cream Cups

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These edible Chocolate Coffee Cream Cups by Holly Jade with a filling of coffee cream and vanilla cream look like adorable mini cappuccinos! Coffee and chocolate is a dream pair, and these mocha desserts are proof of their undeniable flavor chemistry. Plus, they are easy to make and would be perfect for any coffee lover or for an event or special occasion.

6. Spicy Coffee

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This Spicy Coffee by Gabriela Lupu is a wonderful way to get some extra nutrition into your cup of coffee!

7. Viennese Coffee for Two

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This recipe is so scrumptious and rich. You will love this Viennese Coffee for Two by Danielle Dewar!

8. Coffee Chia Overnight Oats

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This make-ahead breakfast is a delicious way to energize your mornings! These Coffee Chia Overnight Oats by Lenny Wu make a great snack to keep in the fridge for whenever you’re ready to eat it!

9. High-Protein Caramel Cappuccino

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Creamy, frothy, caramel packed & just like your favorite coffee shop makes! This High-Protein Caramel Cappuccino by Logan Dunn & Lexus Osman is perfect for warming up on those chilly fall mornings and is secretly loaded with high-quality vegan protein to help you recover from even the toughest of workouts.

10. Mocha Nice Cream

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For a sweet and refreshing plant-based treat, simply combine espresso powder, cacao, and frozen bananas. Blend and enjoy this Mocha Nice Cream by Natalie Martin MS, RD and Lexie Staten MS, RD!

11. Chocolate Coffee Cake

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Calling all coffee + choc fans everywhere! This recipe combines coffee and chocolate to create a decadent chocolate coffee cake with a light coffee buttercream frosting, a latte cream filling, and a dark chocolate drizzle. This Chocolate Coffee Cake by Holly Jade is light, crumbly, moist, and just perfect!

12. Almond Coffee Pudding

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This Almond Coffee Pudding by Avenue is an easy and delicious breakfast that will kickstart your day!

13. Healthy S’mores Frappuccino

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A healthy twist on a favorite summer treat, this Healthy S’mores Frappuccino by Kat Condon is full of rich mocha flavor, sprinkled with gluten-free graham crackers and topped with dairy-free whipped cream. First and foremost, the base of this healthy s’mores frappe is actually coffee, because even though this is a s’mores flavored drink it’s still a coffee drink. Because of the protein powder, this is the perfect post-workout snack!

14. Easy No-Bake Coffee and Caramel Cream Bars

Easy No-Bake Coffee and Caramel Cream Bars

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A rich, dark chocolate base, topped with a layer of coffee cream, coconut cream peaks, homemade caramel sauce, and espresso beans. Doesn’t this sound like heaven?! A mix of delicious textures with a silky smooth cream topping and a crispy base. These Easy No-Bake Coffee and Caramel Cream Bars by Holly Jade are a must if you’re a coffee fan (or love tasty desserts/snacks)!

15. Tiramisu


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This Vegan Tiramisu by ThePlantbasedSchool has fluffy layers consisting of a homemade sponge cake and a soft cream made from vegan yogurt and tofu: it’s simple and it’s delicious! It is served cold and it is adored for its creaminess and bittersweet taste. The perfect mixture of contrasting flavors in each layer makes this dessert a true delight. Throughout centuries, Tiramisu has been changed and interpreted in many different ways – and this version is completely cheese-free, nut-free, and egg-free.

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Reducing your meat intake and eating more plant-based foods is known to help with chronic inflammationheart healthmental wellbeingfitness goalsnutritional needsallergiesgut health and more! Dairy consumption also has been linked to many health problems, including acnehormonal imbalancecancerprostate cancer and has many side effects.

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