Easy Dessert Recipes

Over 85 easy dessert recipes to satisfy the sweet tooth in all of us. Here is a list of the best dessert recipes, some with just a few ingredients.

Back in 2016, I decided to no longer feature recipes made with refined sugar. Those that are listed as naturally sweetened recipes and they include maple syrup (my favorite), honey, coconut sugar, and fruits.

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From classic cookies, cupcakes, and homemade muffins for those simple baking days, to the more impressive one (or two) layered but mostly easy cake recipes and decorative fruit desserts, all are incredibly satisfying and pleasing to the eye.

Whether for a special occasion, Valentine's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, or just because you’re in the mood for something sweet, there are many dessert ideas to choose from.

Naturally Sweetened Desserts

Are you a fan of desserts that are sweetened minimally without the use of refined sugars? If so, you are in the right place.

Here is a collection of all my naturally sweetened sweets that are made without the use of refined sugars. In other words, dessert recipes that are delicately sweetened with maple syrup, honey, coconut sugar, or fruits.

Try out a delicious coconut sweetened Almond Flour Banana Bread, Peach Galette, or learn how to make Maple Whipped Cream from scratch.

Easy Homemade Cookies

These easy cookie recipes represent some of the best cookie recipes of all time. It’s amazing how a few simple ingredients can turn into the ultimate soft and chewy dessert.
Be sure to make the classic Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies or world-wide famous Doubletree’s Chocolate Chip Cookies. And for a delicious vegan cookie with a gluten-free twist, try a batch of Almond Flour Cookies.

Homemade Cake Recipes

Whether you’re a beginner or novice baker, these easy homemade cake recipes made from scratch are sure to impress all your friends. You will find some of the most popular cake flavors, including Chocolate Bundt Cake, Gluten-Free Gingerbread Cake, or my favorite cake recipes that are made with almond flour like Almond Flour Chocolate Cake, Gluten-Free Strawberry Cake, and Paleo Carrot Cake.
Interested in cupcakes, brownies, bars, tarts, and galettes? Below are delicious desserts for all types of sweet treats, too.

Homemade Muffin Recipes

Learn how to make homemade muffins and cupcakes that can be whisked together in a few easy steps. All you need are two bowls, a whisk, and a few ingredients for an easy muffin mix. Start with some of the all-time reader favorites like maple sweetened Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins, Easy Banana Nut Muffins, and Almond Flour Pumpkin Muffins.

Easy Fruit Desserts

Who knew baking with fruit and vegetables would be so much fun? These fresh and easy fruit desserts showcase the best ways to transform fruits into delectable sweet treats.

Get creative with Strawberry Mascarpone Tart, Healthy Apple Crumble, or Apple Roses for a show-stopping treat.

Chocolate Dessert Recipes

Chocolate – need I say more? Here are the best homemade chocolate and cocoa-based recipes to allow this bittersweet ingredient to shine. Satisfy that chocolate craving with Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes or this Healthy Chocolate Smoothie for guilt-free chocolate indulgence.
And if you are after simple chocolate recipes you can make with a few ingredients, be sure to check my all-time favorite easy chocolate recipes (all of which are naturally sweetened).

Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

Learn how easy it is to make gourmet, homemade ice cream recipes with or without cream. Ice cream, nice cream, frozen yogurt, dairy-free, vegan – there are recipes for them all.
The homemade version of this silky, luscious, creamy dessert is so much superior that once you try my recipes you will never want to go back to buying ice cream from the store.

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