Looking for a baked good to satisfy your sweet tooth but having trouble finding flour these days? Check out these cookie, cake, and cupcake recipes below, all made without any flour, eggs, or dairy!

We also highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App  — with over 15,000 delicious recipes it is the largest plant-based recipe resource to help you get healthy! And, don’t forget to check out our Gluten Free Archives!


1. Flourless Chocolate Cookies

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If you’re craving a sweet treat, these Flourless Chocolate Cookies by Jessica Bose should be on your list to make! They’re easy and come together without much effort. They’re gluten-free, too!

2. Flourless Chocolate-Dipped Cookies

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These Flourless Chocolate-Dipped Cookies by Christina Bedetta gain their richness from a generous helping of nut butter. They’re then dipped in melted chocolate for extra goodness! Try this recipe with a variety of nut or seed butters to find your favorite.


3. Flourless Bishop’s Cake

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This Flourless Bishop’s Cake by Karen Kitto is a traditional British Christmas recipe. It’s a fruit cake speckled with glacéed fruit, which is allegedly where it gets its name because the colorful fruits make it look like stained glass. Here, sugary glacéed fruits are replaced with big chunks of colorful dried fruit that give it a festive appearance without all the refined sugar. Since it’s made from coconut and cashew or almond flour, it’s also gluten-free! The flavor and texture are incredible — perfect for celebrating the holidays.

4. Flourless Chocolate Coconut Cake

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This easy Flourless Chocolate Coconut Cake by Evi Oravecz is absolutely stunning! It’s sweet, delicate, gooey, rich, chocolaty, requires only five ingredients, and as a bonus, it’s also flourless, gluten-free, and grain-free. Crispy on the outside, but creamy on the inside, this cake just melts in your mouth.


5. Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes with Spiced Sweet Potato Frosting

Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes with Spiced Sweet Potato Frosting
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These Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes with Spiced Sweet Potato Frosting by Molly Patrick are healthy yet delicious. A blend of millet and buckwheat makes them gluten-free, and the sweetness comes from maple syrup and apples. Give these wonderful healthy cupcakes a try!

6. Flourless Almond Butter Cookies

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Five ingredient recipe alert! These Flourless Almond Butter Cookies by Sheri Silver are as easy to make as they are delicious!

7. Flourless Rhubarb Custard Cake

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This oil-free and refined sugar free Flourless Rhubarb Custard Cake by Nele Liivlaid takes a proud place among summery treats. Taste the refreshing sourness of rhubarb combined with creamy custard of chickpeas and coconut in a healthy way.


8. Flourless Chickpea Pumpkin Blondies

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They are great for both vegans and gluten-free diets. These Flourless Chickpea Pumpkin Blondies by Crissy Cavanaugh are great for fall with the addition of pumpkin spice. A blender and only one bowl is needed to create these protein packed powerhouse blondies!  They make a great dessert, but can also be an energizing snack!

9. Flourless Walnut Kidney Bean Brownies

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For all of you who want to incorporate more beans into your diet – listen up! These Flourless Walnut Kidney Bean Brownies by Kirsten Kaminski are a true winner! They’re dense, fudgy, rich, chocolatey and completely flourless. They’re sweetened with date syrup and made with kidney beans, so they’re high protein, so they’re the perfect healthier treat to satisfy your sweet tooth.

10. Almond Joy Bars

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These Almond Joy Bars by Clean Desserts, Karielyn Tillman are a delicious and healthy version of the well-loved candy bar! If you thought eating plant-based meant that you couldn’t have a tasty almond joy treat, well – think again!

11. Flourless Dark Chocolate Cake 

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This Flourless Dark Chocolate Cake by Pauline Hanuise is the ultimate in rich, chocolate flavor. Feel free to use a lighter percentage of chocolate, but the dark chocolate really makes this dessert ultra-fudgey and intense. Either way, it’s a chocolate lover’s dream!

12. Flourless Avocado Black Bean Brownies

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If you have a soft spot for chocolate, these Flourless Avocado Black Bean Brownies by Sarah Baker will make their way into your regular dessert rotation. The avocado makes them smooth, creamy, and decadent. But the best part about this recipe is that it’s healthy … as far as brownies go, at least.

13. Flourless and Sugar-Free Carrot Cake Muffins

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One bite of these deliciously moist Flourless and Sugar-Free Carrot Cake Muffins by Lenia Patsi and it’s hard to believe that they contain no flour and are sugar-free! Instead, they get their tasty texture from fruits and nuts. Enjoy them plain or top them with decadent cashew cream frosting.

14. No-Bake Sweet Potato Cake

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This super fudgy, rich, and dense No-Bake Sweet Potato Cake by Evi Oravecz is such a treat! It’s perfectly sweet, super chocolatey, and extremely satisfying. This recipe is really quick and easy to make, using only four simple ingredients you likely have on hand right now: sweet potatoes, cacao or cocoa powder, shredded coconut and sugar.

15. Flourless Tofu-Zucchini Muffins

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These Flourless Tofu-Zucchini Muffins by Lera Krasovskaya are light but nevertheless filling. Perfect for brunch, light dinner or buffet.

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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 many health problems, including acnehormonal imbalancecancerprostate cancer and has many side effects.

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