Macaroons are a classic, cute, and irresistible dessert. Did you know that it’s easy to make plant-based macaroons?

When you want to make a crowd-pleasing and sweet dessert you can decorate in a variety of ways, macaroons are a winner! Invite your friends over, make everyone’s favorite tea, and nibble on these 15 vegan macaroons from our Food Monster App!

1. Healthier MacaroonsHealthier Macaroons

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When you’re craving a sweet dessert, minus the sugar, this recipe by Annie Markowitz for Healthier Macaroons will come in handy! If you love coconut, these will please your taste buds.

2. Simple Coconut Macaroons Simple coconut macaroons

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These Simple Coconut Macaroons by Joyce Gan are perfection! They’re free of refined sugar but still sweet. As they bake, the coconut toasts and takes on a delightfully nutty flavor. You don’t need any special ingredients to make these, either—everything you need is likely already in your pantry.

3. Neapolitan Almond Macaroons Neapolitan Almond Macaroons

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These cute unicorn creations make dessert even more fun! They’re decadent, filling, and also easy to make. In other words, you won’t be able to get enough of these Neapolitan Almond Macaroons by Jasmine Briones.

4. Chocolate Macadamia Macaroons Chocolate Macadamia Macaroons [Vegan, Raw, Gluten-Free]

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These Chocolate Macadamia Macaroons by Judy Moosmueller are so buttery, filled with healthy fats, and are completely raw – which means no baking is needed. All you need is to combine all the ingredients in a food processor, form them into small balls, and dig in!

5. Lemony Macaroon Cups With Blueberry Basil Compote Lemony Macaroon Cups With Blueberry Basil Compote 

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These macaroon treats are so bright and filled with lemon flavors, which makes them perfect for spring! Topped with a blueberry compote and some basil for the perfect finish, you have to try these Lemony Macaroon Cups With Blueberry Basil Compote by Courtney West. 

6. Mini Coconut Macaroon Tarts With Lemon CurdMini Coconut Macaroon Tarts With Lemon Curd

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When you want to make a fancy dessert that will impress everyone, make these Mini Coconut Macaroon Tarts With Lemon Curd by Courtney West! The shells are filled with a rich and creamy lemon curd that ensures these treats will disappear in no time.

7. Raw White Chocolate and Lemon Macaroons

Raw White Chocolate and Lemon Macaroons

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No baking is needed! These Raw White Chocolate and Lemon Macaroons by Larice Feuerstein are whipped together in no time and taste so rich and decadent from the white chocolate flavor and coconut.

8. Maple Coconut Caramel Macaroons Maple Coconut Caramel Macaroons 

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A classic take on the macaroon with a twist! These Maple Coconut Caramel Macaroons by Robin Runner have pumpkin seeds, melted chocolate, and some sea salt to make the treat even more delicious.

9. Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Hazelnut Macaroons Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Hazelnut Macaroons [Vegan, Gluten Free]

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Chocolate chips make everything better, that’s for sure! These Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Hazelnut Macaroons by Emma D’Alessandro are no exception, they are amazing, with ingredients such as shredded coconut, hazelnuts, and oatmeal!

10. Raspberry and Chocolate Macaroons Raspberry and Chocolate Macaroons [Vegan, Gluten Free]

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These Raspberry and Chocolate Macaroons by Buffy Ellen-Gill are the perfect combination of sweet and tart. Raspberry, chocolate, vanilla, and coconut make these macaroons oh-so-unique and yummy!

11. Chocolate Coconut Macaroons Chocolate Coconut Macaroons

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You already know that chocolate and coconut are perfect together, so you’re going to love these Chocolate Coconut Macaroons by Julie Van den Kerchove! The best part: they are ready in 15 minutes, so what are you waiting for? 

12. Maple Cardamom Vanilla Hazelnut Macaroons Maple Cardamom Vanilla Hazelnut Macaroons 

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If you don’t want anything too sweet, but still want a decadent and yummy treat, these Maple Cardamom Vanilla Hazelnut Macaroons by Jodi Kay are what you need. Hazelnuts, vanilla extract, and maple syrup keep them perfectly sweet, while cardamom gives them some extra flavor!

13. Carrot Cake Macaroons Carrot Cake Macaroons

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Why make the whole carrot cake, when you can make these perfectly bite-sized Carrot Cake Macaroons by Laura Hemmington? You can choose if you want a chocolate drizzle like the picture or a more traditional and sweet cashew frosting!

14. Simple Coconut Macaroons Simple coconut macaroons

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These Simple Coconut Macaroons by Joyce Gan are free from refined sugar, so you can enjoy them any day of the week without feeling guilty! They still give you the sweet flavor you want, and a nutty, decadent flavor!

15. Dark Chocolate-Dipped Vanilla Mint Macaroons Dark Chocolate Dipped Vanilla Mint Macaroons

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These Dark Chocolate-Dipped Vanilla Mint Macaroons by Courtney West will melt in your mouth, they are so good! Chocolate, vanilla, mint, and shredded coconut for all the flavors you could want from a sweet dessert!

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