When preparing desserts for large parties and children's birthdays, there is often a variety of diets and food allergies in attendance including persons with lactose intolerance, milk allergies, egg allergies, and vegan diets, so it's good to be prepared! These dairy-free and egg free dessert recipes are among my favorites, from cakes and cookies to custards and caramels, and they'll ensure that everyone can enjoy the celebration.
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Cakes & Cupcakes
There are few desserts that communicate a sense of celebration quite like cake. For birthdays, showers, weddings or other parties, these cakes are some of my dairy-free and egg-free favorites:
- Chocolate Cupcakes
- Dairy-Free Chocolate Cheesecake
- Devils Food Cake
- Raspberry Mousse Cake
- Raw Carrot Cake
- Vegan Carrot Cake
- Vegan Mocha Cake
- Vegan Mardi Gras King Cake
For more dairy-free and egg-free cupcake ideas check out my favorite Vegan Cupcake Recipes
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Candies and chocolates are special, elegant treats that are often also very easy to prepare. For gifts or dessert tables at special get-togethers and celebrations, these dairy-free candy recipes are egg-free, beautiful and always a sweet idea:
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Cookies are treats that are easy to transport and make ahead of time, and there is just something about a plate of homemade cookies that is comforting and inviting. With a glass of non-dairy milk, packaged in boxes or food bags as gifts, or served on a platter at a holiday or birthday celebration, these dairy-free egg-free creations are a pleasant treat:
- Banana Brownies
- Fudge Brownies
- Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Vegan Peanut Butter Cookies
- Vegan Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies
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Dessert Sauces & Frostings
For icing dairy-free cakes and cupcakes or serving over non-dairy ice cream, these vegan frosting and icing recipes are literally the icing on the cake:Continue to 5 of 6 below.
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Pies & Cobblers
Pies and cobblers are some of the most rewarding desserts to prepare, and they just scream of comforting home-cooking. These dairy-free and egg-free recipes are so good that they might even fool you!
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Puddings & Custards
Puddings and custards are comforting, elegant, and satisfying desserts that are easy enough for weekday treats but beautiful enough for special parties. So many recipes contain milk, cream, butter and eggs, but these dairy-free and egg-free pudding recipes are deliciously healthier options: