3 Halloween Chocolate Dirt Pots

Halloween Chocolate Dirt Pots (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These Halloween Chocolate Dirt Pots make the most ghoulish and delicious chocolatey dessert this season. A rich, thick and creamy chocolate mousse topped with chocolate cookie “dirt” more chocolate and spooky sweets – naturally vegan and gluten-free. If you are looking for an impressively spooky and wow-factor dessert for Halloween that takes you less than … Continue reading Halloween Chocolate Dirt Pots (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Pumpkin Spice Brownie Cookie Dough Bars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These are the only no-bake “brookie” you need! These Pumpkin Spice Brownie Cookie Dough Bars have a thick brownie base layer with a chocolate chip cookie dough flavoured with pumpkin spices all topped with more chocolate – they are naturally vegan and gluten-free. I have a love for all things brownies and cookies aka “brookies” … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Brownie Cookie Dough Bars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Chocolate Salted Caramel Cake Balls (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Deliciously moist, tender, sweet and salted, these Chocolate Salted Caramel Cake Balls are easy to make in 20 minutes with only a few ingredients. They are naturally vegan, gluten-free and require no baking. Cake balls, pops, truffles… whatever you call them, I am actually in love. Now, I do love cake, and nothing is more … Continue reading Chocolate Salted Caramel Cake Balls (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Tahini Fig and Chocolate Banana Bread (Vegan Gluten-Free)

A super moist, fluffy and decadent Tahini Fig and Chocolate Banana Bread packed with dried figs, chocolate chunks and swirls of tahini. Spread this loaf thickly with tahini buttercream for a delicious vegan and gluten-free bake. October’s banana bread is here and oh my, it is a good one. I think I love each month’s … Continue reading Tahini Fig and Chocolate Banana Bread (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Mini Chocolate Mousse Pecan Tarts (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These Mini Chocolate Mousse Pecan Tarts made the best seasonal no-bake dessert and they are vegan, gluten-free and wholesome. A no-bake nutty tart case filled with the creamiest chocolate mousse studded with pecans. There is something about this time of year that makes me crave pecans so much. They are sweet, nutty, crunchy yet slightly … Continue reading Mini Chocolate Mousse Pecan Tarts (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Chocolate Hazelnut Linzer Cookies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Easy, chocolatey and hazelnutty, these Chocolate Hazelnut Linzer Cookies have two delicious hazelnut shortbread biscuits sandwich with chocolate mousse or spread. They are vegan, gluten-free and fun to make. Linzer cookies are traditionally Austrian and feature a flour and nutty biscuit sandwiched with jam and a lattice top. This chocolate variety celebrates the very best … Continue reading Chocolate Hazelnut Linzer Cookies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip and Coconut Cake (Vegan Gluten-Free)

This Pumpkin Chocolate Chip and Coconut Cake is thick, moist, fluffy and cake-y packed with autumnal pumpkin spices, chocolate chips and desiccated coconut all topped with a luscious coconut whipped cream. This snack cake is naturally vegan, gluten-free and easy to make in one bowl. I am back with another pumpkin recipe now we are … Continue reading Pumpkin Chocolate Chip and Coconut Cake (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Salted Chocolate Coconut Caramel Slices (Vegan Gluten-Free)

4-layered no-bake bars of chocolate and caramel deliciousness. These Salted Chocolate Coconut Caramel Slices have a nutty cocoa base with a coconut bounty layer topped with salted no-date caramel and covered in salted chocolate – these bars are vegan and gluten-free. I am back with another no-bake caramel bars – it’s safe to say I … Continue reading Salted Chocolate Coconut Caramel Slices (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Apple Streusel Parfait Jars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These Apple Streusel Parfait Jars make a great breakfast, brunch or dessert as they have fruity cinnamon apples layered with a quick oaty streusel and thick dairy-free yoghurt. These jars are quick to make and are naturally vegan, gluten-free and healthy. There is something so satisfying about streusel… it’s the buttery, oaty sweetness that does … Continue reading Apple Streusel Parfait Jars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Blackberry White Chocolate Blondies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Thick, fudgy and delicious Blackberry White Chocolate Blondies filled with juicy seasonal berries and gooey white chocolate. These cake-y blondies are naturally vegan, gluten-free and are ready in 30 minutes in one bowl. My love for blondies continues and if you’re not familiar with a blondie, let me explain. I think the best way to … Continue reading Blackberry White Chocolate Blondies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Chai Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Landscape

Chai Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Light and fluffy chai pumpkin spice cupcakes with a light vanilla buttercream and a gooey maca caramel centre. This one-bowl bake is so simple, utterly delicious and is naturally vegan, gluten-free and makes an impressive dessert. My love for cupcakes continues into autumn and my first cosy cupcake recipe had to include chai and pumpkin … Continue reading Chai Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Vegan Lemon Strawberry Cupcakes (Gluten-Free Option)

Light and fluffy lemony cupcakes with a sticky strawberry jam centre topped with whipped vanilla buttercream. These cupcakes are naturally vegan, nut-free and easily gluten-free plus they are easy to make in one bowl. This late summer sunshine has me craving all the summery bakes and these cupcakes are one from earlier on in the … Continue reading Vegan Lemon Strawberry Cupcakes (Gluten-Free Option)

Coffee Walnut Chocolate Chip Mini Cookies

Coffee Walnut Chocolate Chip Mini Cookies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Sweet, chewy and delicious mini cookies flavoured with coffee and packed with crushed walnuts and melting chocolate chips. These vegan, gluten-free and easy cookies are made from wholefoods and are quick to bake and delicious as a little snack. I didn’t think it would be long before I shared another mini recipe and after my … Continue reading Coffee Walnut Chocolate Chip Mini Cookies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream Cups

Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream Cups (Vegan GF)

Delicious 6-ingredient ice cream cups with a peanut butter pretzel base, a middle salted caramel ice cream layer topped with a delicious peanut butter caramel and more pretzels. These cups are easy to make, naturally vegan and gluten-free. Summer may be coming to an end, but I could not let it pass without sharing these … Continue reading Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream Cups (Vegan GF)

Strawberry Shortbread Banana Bread

Strawberry Shortbread Banana Bread (Vegan GF)

A rich, moist and sweet banana bread studded with shortbread biscuits and juicy fresh strawberries. Sandwich this vegan and gluten-free banana bread cake together with two-tone strawberry buttercream and decorate with strawberry shortbread sandwiches. Finally, the banana bread for August is ready to share! Earlier in the year, I was so prepared for my banana … Continue reading Strawberry Shortbread Banana Bread (Vegan GF)

Vegan Chocolate Brownie Sprinkle Cookies

Vegan Chocolate Brownie Sprinkle Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Rich, crispy and chewy chocolatey cookies with a gooey brownie-like centre and a crunchy chocolate sprinkle coating. These vegan and gluten-free cookies are easy and quick to make, and you can sandwich them together with coconut whipping cream! You know when you just want something chocolatey, and you also want a cookie? I hope that … Continue reading Vegan Chocolate Brownie Sprinkle Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Chocolate and Pomegranate Magnum Ice Creams

Chocolate and Pomegranate Magnum Ice Creams (Vegan GF)

Creamy cashew and pomegranate ice creams with a homemade salted caramel all covered in a thick layer of dark chocolate. These no-churn ice creams are naturally vegan, gluten-free and so delicious. Nothing is better than homemade ice creams, especially in the summer. The sunshine isn’t quite here in the UK, despite it being August, but … Continue reading Chocolate and Pomegranate Magnum Ice Creams (Vegan GF)

Ginger Chocolate Caramel Slices

Ginger Chocolate Caramel Slices (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Delicious no-bake chocolate caramel slices spiked with ginger. A biscuity base topped with ginger no-date caramel and a thick layer of dark chocolate, these slices are vegan, gluten-free and easy to make. Caramel slices, millionaire bites, layered bars… whatever you like to call them, they are delicious. They are especially delicious in the summer as … Continue reading Ginger Chocolate Caramel Slices (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Cookie Dough Nice Cream Blizzard

Cookie Dough Nice Cream Blizzard (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Thick and creamy vanilla and chocolate chip nice cream layered with homemade no-bake cookie dough balls like your favourite childhood blizzard dessert. This version is naturally vegan, gluten-free, refined sugar free and healthful. Do you have a favourite childhood dessert? A fond memory I have is of ice cream sundaes and coke floats at an … Continue reading Cookie Dough Nice Cream Blizzard (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Strawberry and Rhubarb Custard Tart

Strawberry and Rhubarb Custard Tart (Vegan GF-Option)

A fresh and fruity custard tart with a golden crisp sweet pastry base and a creamy coconut custard filling all topped with tender toasted rhubarb and juicy strawberries. Decorate with some coconut whipped cream, this dessert is a family favourite and naturally vegan and simple to make. There is something so nostalgic and familiar about … Continue reading Strawberry and Rhubarb Custard Tart (Vegan GF-Option)

White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread

White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

A sweet and delicious banana bread layered with Biscoff cookie spread, crunchy Biscoff cookies and melting white chocolate all topped with a marble Biscoff cream cheese frosting and more Biscoff. This banana bread is vegan with gluten-free options and is easy but impressive. Here it is, May’s banana bread: White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread. Every … Continue reading White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

Sweet Potato Chocolate Cinnamon Fudge Brownies

Sweet Potato Chocolate Cinnamon Fudge Brownies (Vegan GF) and ZENB Veggie Bites

Thick fudgy, cinnamon-y sweet chocolate brownies with a thick chocolate ganache frosting and more chocolate on top. These are secretly made from sweet potatoes and are vegan and gluten-free. I love being able to add more vegetables into my everyday life, from courgette-containing breakfast smoothie bowls and nourishing roasted vegetable salads for lunch to wholesome … Continue reading Sweet Potato Chocolate Cinnamon Fudge Brownies (Vegan GF) and ZENB Veggie Bites

Grapefruit Olive Oil Cake with Candied Grapefruit

Grapefruit Olive Oil Cake with Candied Grapefruit (Vegan GF-Option)

A light and fluffy zesty grapefruit cake topped with a fluffy grapefruit infused buttercream and simple homemade candied grapefruit peel. This cake is great for afternoon tea or for dessert and comes together in one bowl. I love all flavours that are light and zesty although I tend to go for the richer, more chocolate-y … Continue reading Grapefruit Olive Oil Cake with Candied Grapefruit (Vegan GF-Option)

Vegan Double Chocolate Brownie Cake for 2

Vegan Double Chocolate Brownie Cake for 2 (GF)

A rich and fudgy double chocolate brownie cake perfectly sized for two people. Filled with rich chocolate buttercream, fresh raspberries and topped with vanilla buttercream and sprinkles, it’s the perfect mini celebration cake! Valentine’s baking is giving me all the pink and love-filled vibes this year as I am loving adding sprinkles to pretty much … Continue reading Vegan Double Chocolate Brownie Cake for 2 (GF)

Salted Chocolate Almond Butter Fudge Cups

Salted Chocolate Almond Butter Fudge Cups (Vegan GF)

Thick, rich and luscious chocolate nut butter cups with a salted chocolate almond butter base topped with an almond butter fudge layer and extra chocolate. These cups are naturally vegan, gluten-free and require no-baking. When I think of sweet recipes to make, my mind usually wanders down the chocolate path… and I’m not mad about … Continue reading Salted Chocolate Almond Butter Fudge Cups (Vegan GF)

Peanut Butter Banana and Chocolate Bread and Butter Pudding

Peanut Butter Banana and Chocolate Bread and Butter Pudding (Vegan GF)

A rich, warming and delicious vegan bread and butter pudding with a homemade peanut butter custard, chunks of banana and melted chocolate. This easy dessert only requires 6 ingredients and minimal effort. Nothing says British comfort food quite like a bread and butter pudding. Typically packed with dairy butter, cream and milk and gluten-containing bread, … Continue reading Peanut Butter Banana and Chocolate Bread and Butter Pudding (Vegan GF)

Salted Caramel Chocolate Cheesecake

Salted Caramel Chocolate Cheesecake (Vegan GF)

A date and nut cacao base with a simple 3-ingredient chocolate filling and a salted caramel topping. Add on some more melted chocolate and homemade salted caramel chocolate truffles for a delicious, rich and indulgent vegan, gluten-free and simple dessert. This Salted Caramel Chocolate Cheesecake is a real winner throughout Veganuary and beyond – no-one … Continue reading Salted Caramel Chocolate Cheesecake (Vegan GF)

Dirty Chai Raisin Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

Dirty Chai Raisin Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting (Vegan GF-Option)

Light and fluffy chai-spiced muffins full of warming flavours, a punch of coffee and juicy raisins. Topped with a creamy vanilla buttercream, these cupcakes are naturally vegan, easy to make with gluten-free options. There’s nothing better than a chai latte… than a “dirty” chai latte which is basically a chai latte with a shot of … Continue reading Dirty Chai Raisin Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting (Vegan GF-Option)

No-Bake Vegan Gingerbread Cheesecake

No-Bake Vegan Gingerbread Cheesecake (GF-Option)

A silky smooth and warmingly spiced gingerbread cheesecake with a crunchy ginger biscuit buttery base and a thick homemade cheesecake filling. Top this vegan, gluten-free dessert with some gingerbread buttercream and gingerbread biscuits for the ultimate festive dessert. Cheesecake is something I love to make for an impressive dessert – they are really easy to … Continue reading No-Bake Vegan Gingerbread Cheesecake (GF-Option)

Cinnamon Roll Banana Bread

Cinnamon Roll Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

A delicious and fluffy banana bread loaf with a sweet cinnamon swirl and crunchy cinnamon sugar top frosted with vegan cinnamon buttercream and decorated with homemade cinnamon roll cookies. This loaf is naturally vegan and has gluten-free options. This month’s banana bread may be coming quite late in the month but it’s definitely worth the … Continue reading Cinnamon Roll Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

Chocolate Pecan Fudge Bars

Chocolate Pecan Fudge Bars (Vegan GF)

A no-bake biscuity base with a thick rich chocolate fudge topping studded with pecans. These bars are delicious, decadent and are naturally vegan and gluten-free and can be refined sugar-free depending on your chocolate. Happy Thanksgiving 2020 to all my virtual friends and online friends who celebrate thanksgiving. Even though we don’t celebrate here in … Continue reading Chocolate Pecan Fudge Bars (Vegan GF)

Chocolate Peanut Butter Gummy Bear Rocky Roads

Chocolate Peanut Butter Gummy Bear Rocky Roads (Vegan GF)

Rich and chocolatey peanut butter rocky road bars packed with rice crispies, nuts and mini marshmallows topped with pretzels and gummy bears. These bars are easy to make in 10 minutes and make a delicious festive or year-round snack. I love any excuse to make my sweet recipes slightly festive, and these Chocolate Peanut Butter … Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Gummy Bear Rocky Roads (Vegan GF)

Coconut and Raspberry Wagon Wheel Bites

Coconut and Raspberry Wagon Wheel Bites (Vegan GF)

No-bake oaty cookies sandwiched with homemade raspberry jam and thick coconut yoghurt all coated in melted dark chocolate, these tasty biscuits are a fun, plant-based and gluten-free take on the classic Wagon Wheel. Oh I really loved making these ones, even if they were quite messy to make. I had chocolate pretty much everywhere when … Continue reading Coconut and Raspberry Wagon Wheel Bites (Vegan GF)

Raw Chocolate Hazelnut Fudge Brownies

Raw Chocolate Hazelnut Fudge Brownies (Vegan GF)

Sticky, gooey and delicious double layered fudgy brownies with no baking required. A nutty-date base with a chocolate-caramel like frosting, these raw brownies are naturally vegan, gluten-free and easy to make. The weather may be cooling down here in the UK and as much as I love baking and seasonal recipes, no bake chocolate treats … Continue reading Raw Chocolate Hazelnut Fudge Brownies (Vegan GF)

Chocolate Dipped Pretzel Cookie Dough Sandwiches

Chocolate Dipped Pretzel Cookie Dough Sandwiches (Vegan GF-Option)

Soft and sweet chocolate chip cookie dough sandwiched between two salty pretzels all dipped in chocolate. These delicious snacks/desserts are naturally vegan, can be gluten-free and easily refined sugar free with added wholesome ingredients. I am a bit of a cookie dough addict these days – whether it is in the form of cookie dough … Continue reading Chocolate Dipped Pretzel Cookie Dough Sandwiches (Vegan GF-Option)

Raspberry Oat and Cacao Nib Crumble Bars

Raspberry Oat and Cacao Nib Crumble Bars (Vegan GF)

Oaty, fruity and sticky sweet crumble bars with a chewy oat base, a quick homemade raspberry chia jam middle and a crumbly oat topping with added cacao nibs for crunch. Easy to make, these bars are naturally vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar-free. There is something so satisfying about crumble bars, they are like warming crumble … Continue reading Raspberry Oat and Cacao Nib Crumble Bars (Vegan GF)

Double Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Coconut Whip

Double Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Coconut Whip

Light and fluffy chocolate cupcakes with a melting chocolate centre topped with smooth and creamy chocolate coconut whipped vegan “buttercream”. These cupcakes are a treat for the whole family and are really easy to make. I cannot believe this is my first cupcake recipe on the blog. After many cakes, muffins, cookies and cheesecakes, here it … Continue reading Double Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Coconut Whip

Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Flapjack Bars

Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Flapjack Bars (Vegan GF)

Thick and chewy flapjack-like base loaded with peanut butter and vanilla protein topped with a rich and creamy chocolate ganache, laced with more peanut butter. These bars are vegan-friendly, gluten-free and require no baking. I have updated this post (and the recipe and method) this August 2021 after first publishing this delicious recipe back in … Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Flapjack Bars (Vegan GF)

Chocolate Coconut Raspberry Cheesecake Slices

Chocolate Coconut Raspberry Cheesecake Slices

Raw cheesecakes are still a fairly new sweet treat creation for me, after discovering how easy and creamy they are with the right kitchen equipment. In fact, in 3 months I’ve created several cheesecake recipes and this Chocolate Coconut Raspberry Cheesecake joins my previous Salted Almond Chocolate Cheesecake and my Lemon and Pistachio Raw Cheesecake, … Continue reading Chocolate Coconut Raspberry Cheesecake Slices