Did you know that February 10th is National Have a Brownie Day? Not that we needed an excuse to chow down on brownies but today, it’s encouraged! Traditional brownie recipes call for eggs but thankfully, we know that eggs can easily be substituted for ground flax seeds, chia seeds, or commercial vegan egg replacers. But if you’re vegan and gluten-free, you might think that finding your perfect brownie will be a little more difficult — luckily, that’s not the case. There are so many different types of gluten-free flours that are now available in most grocery stores, making gluten-free baking more hassle-free than ever — and for some brownie recipes, you don’t even need flour! Check out these Adzuki Fudge Brownies to see what we mean.
For more brownie recipes, check out Try These 15 Decadent Vegan Brownie Recipes and 15 Fudgy, Irresistible, and Decadent Vegan Brownies. Then get ready because these 15 vegan and gluten-free brownies are so good, you won’t want to share.
1. Flourless Avocado Black Bean Brownies
If you have a soft spot for chocolate, these Flourless Avocado Black Bean Brownies 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.
2. Fudgy Coffee Brownies
These Fudgy Coffee Brownies are amazing. They’re dense and fudgy, and decadent, with a classy touch of coffee. If you didn’t know any better, you’d mistake them for fudge.
3. Raspberry Macadamia Brownies
Upon tasting these delicious, fudgy Raspberry Macadamia Brownies you would never expect the main ingredient to be sweet potatoes – but it’s true! Sweet potatoes are great for providing rich and decadent texture to savory dishes as well as sweet ones like these brownies. Raw cacao powder, nut butter, and agave go a long way to make these brownies taste just like the traditional kind, and the raspberries and macadamia nuts add a fresh twist.
4. Caramel Topped Gingersnap Brownies
These decadent Caramel Topped Gingersnap Brownies bring dessert to the next level. The brownies are made from a combination of oat flour and almond flour, raw cacao, and are relatively low in oil. They’re topped with a layer of crumbled gluten-free gingersnap cookies, followed by a layer of tahini caramel. When it comes to the topping, you can stick with melted chocolate and freeze-dried raspberries or experiment with your own creative creation.
5. Crème de Menthe Brownies
These Crème de Menthe Brownies are a labor of love but if you have the time, they are well worth it. You have a chocolate brownie base with a creamy layer of mine that is topped off with homemade chocolate. Needless to say, this decadent treat is delicious.
6. Sweet Potato Tahini Brownies
Sweet potato brownies. We know it probably sounds weird at first, but trust us, sweet potato lends an amazing creaminess to brownies and with enough chocolate, you don’t taste it one bit! These Sweet Potato Tahini Brownies also include tahini, almond milk, buckwheat flour, coconut sugar, and plenty of cacao. Enjoy them plain or top them with your favorite frosting.
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7. Protein-Packed Flourless Black Bean Brownies
Packed with protein, and with no refined sugar, these Flourless Black Bean Brownies are sure to be your new favorite recipe! They’re fudgy and soft, with a perfectly chewy top layer. With results this good, nobody will ever guess that they’re made with black beans and no added sugar — just fruit.
8. Raw Matcha Brownies
Can’t stand baking time waits? The base of these Raw Matcha Brownies is super fudgy and all about the chocolate. The top layer is a decadent matcha cream that’s super simple and has a beautiful green color.
9. Nutrient-Dense Brownies With Raw Chocolate Sauce
These Nutrient-Dense Brownies With Raw Chocolate Sauce are a must-make. Not only are they nutrient dense from oats, almond flour, banana, and grated carrot, they’re also ridiculously easy to make. All you do is throw the ingredients into a bowl, combine, bake, and something amazingly delicious happens. They’re dense, chocolatey, gluten-free, and free from refined sugar —so don’t let the “brownie” part stop you from having one of these for breakfast.
10. 5-Ingredient Microwave Brownie
Want a delicious, ooey-gooey brownie, but don’t feel like making a whole batch? Let us introduce you to this amazing 5-Ingredient Microwave Brownie! Simply mix all of the ingredients in a microwave-safe ramekin, heat it up for about a minute, top with your desired toppings, and devour.
11. Easy Black Bean Fudge Brownies
Not only are these Easy Black Bean Fudge Brownies absolutely delicious, they are jam-packed with protein, oil and gluten-free, and sweetened naturally with dates. They’re thick and decadent, but not overly sweet. Serve with a tall glass of non-dairy milk, freeze-dried or fresh fruit, or banana ice cream!
12. Peanut Butter Cookie Brownies
Chewy, chocolatey, sweet, and nutty, these Peanut Butter Cookie Brownies are delicious and decadent treats. Since they’re made primarily of chickpeas and hearty peanut butter they’re actually quite nutritious for you. It doesn’t get better than that, folks.
13. Flourless Walnut Kidney Bean Brownies
For all of you who want to incorporate more beans into your diet – listen up! These Flourless Walnut Kidney Bean Brownies 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.
These Fudgy Red Velvet Brownies are rich and chocolatey, with a subtle hint of vanilla. If you need your chocolate fix, then these moist, dense brownies will definitely be a hit. They get their gorgeous color, not from food coloring, but from beets. Not only this, the beets also add to their richness!
15. Buckeye Brownies
Can’t get enough brownies? We don’t blame you. Check out our vegan brownie recipes page for even more inspiration.
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