33 Amazing Gluten-Free Desserts

Love means never having to say, “Sorry, there’s wheat flour in that.”

1. Gluten-Free Brown Butter Harvest Cake With Vanilla Nut Creme

If you’re not worried about making this cake vegan, you can swap in any simple frosting. Recipe here.

ID: 879102

2. Peanut Butter Marshmallow Sandwich Cookies

This four-ingredient gluten-free cookie recipe is a total keeper.

ID: 878955

3. Flourless Chocolate Mousse Cake

This recipe is a classic for a reason.

ID: 879131

4. Gluten-Free White Chocolate, Coconut And Banana S’mores Bars

Smart use of coconut to form the base layer here. Get the recipe here.

ID: 879216

5. Gluten-Free Valentine Sugar Cookie Bites

Use your favorite gluten-free flour mix in this recipe.

ID: 879253

6. Paleo Peppermint Patties

Also dairy-free (the peppermint inside is made with coconut). Recipe here.

ID: 879305

7. Gluten-Free Rich Dark Chocolate Brownies

Made with almond flour, which is secretly awesome in most baked goods. Recipe here.

ID: 879334

8. Gluten-Free Apple Tart

Also vegan. And awfully good-looking. Recipe here.

ID: 879564

9. Gluten-Free Chocolate Old-Fashioned Cupcakes

Even more romantic if you serve with an actual Old-Fashioned. Recipe here.

ID: 879347

10. Healthy Peanut Butter Cups

Healthy is relative, of course, but they’re better for you than Reese’s. Recipe here.

ID: 879395

11. Gluten-Free Raspberry Lemon Cheesecake Cookies

Recipe here.

ID: 879433

12. Chocolate Soufflé Cupcakes With Mint Cream

These will sink a little in the middle, but don’t worry; it doesn’t make them taste any less awesome. Recipe here.

ID: 881303

13. Gluten-Free Orange And Almond Cake With Mascarpone

Almond cakes are totally happy to be gluten-free. More power to them. Recipe here.

ID: 879526

14. Blood Orange Chia Pudding

Have you ever tried cooking with chia seeds? They’re slightly creepy and totally awesome! Recipe here.

ID: 879365

15. Gluten-Free Nutella Sandwich Cookies

Get the recipe here.

ID: 879549

16. Chewy Amaretti Cookies

Recipe here.

ID: 882479

17. Strawberry Lemon Rice Krispies

Get the recipe here.

ID: 879653

18. Black Forest Pavlova With Espresso Cream

If you aren’t familiar with pavlova, it’s basically two enormous meringues that met and fell in love. Recipe here.

ID: 879787

19. Gluten-Free Chocolate Sandwich Cookies With Butterscotch Filling

Recipe here.

ID: 879826

20. Gluten-Free Red Velvet Cake With Vanilla Frosting

Recipe here.

ID: 879837

21. Raspberry Almond Cake With Coconut Butter Glaze

Another A+ use of almond flour. Recipe here.

ID: 880211

22. Blood Orange, Prosecco And Thyme Sorbet

Recipe here.

ID: 880261

23. Gluten-Free Apple Pie Pots

Pecan crumble on the bottom, cooked apples in the middle, cream on top. Recipe here.

ID: 880436

24. Heavenly Chocolate Cake Roll

Egg white magic means this chocolate cake is flourless but NOT brick-like. Recipe here.

ID: 881307

25. Brown Butter Strawberry Cake With Swiss Meringue Frosting

So pretty! The cake in the photo is actually four cakes layered; you can skip that and the fancy flowers and it will still be delicious. Recipe here.

ID: 880556

26. Chocolate, Coconut And Macadamia Nut Tart

This crust recipe uses almond flour and shredded coconut, and would work well for lots of different fillings. Recipe here.

ID: 881272

27. Lemon And Coconut Bars

This is a really nice twist on a traditional lemon bar; coconut in the base layer makes them sweet and gooey and great. Recipe here.

ID: 881271

28. Chocolate Soufflés With Raspberry Sauce

One for me, one for you. Or two for me. Recipe here.

ID: 881314

29. Gluten-Free Linzer Cookies

Recipe here.

ID: 881274

30. Coffee-Caramel Creme Brulee

If you don’t have a torch (which, yeah, you probably don’t need a torch) you can finish these off under the broiler. Recipe here.

ID: 881318

31. Raspberry Coconut Macaroons

Little pink cuties! These would be good for general Valentine’s Day gifting. Recipe here.

ID: 881304

32. Grapefruit “Creamsicle” Sorbet

You can make this sorbet as a granita instead if you don’t have an ice cream maker. Serve it with vanilla ice cream to get the authentic creamsicle effect.

ID: 881322

33. Best Chocolate Pudding

Just make sure the brand of corn starch you use is totally gluten-free (some brands may have cross-contamination). Recipe here.

ID: 882386

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