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.

2. Peanut Butter Marshmallow Sandwich Cookies

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

3. Flourless Chocolate Mousse Cake

This recipe is a classic for a reason.

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.

5. Gluten-Free Valentine Sugar Cookie Bites

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

6. Paleo Peppermint Patties

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

7. Gluten-Free Rich Dark Chocolate Brownies

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

8. Gluten-Free Apple Tart

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

9. Gluten-Free Chocolate Old-Fashioned Cupcakes

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

10. Healthy Peanut Butter Cups

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

11. Gluten-Free Raspberry Lemon Cheesecake Cookies

Recipe here.

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.

13. Gluten-Free Orange And Almond Cake With Mascarpone

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

14. Blood Orange Chia Pudding

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

15. Gluten-Free Nutella Sandwich Cookies

Get the recipe here.

16. Chewy Amaretti Cookies

Recipe here.

17. Strawberry Lemon Rice Krispies

Get the recipe here.

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.

19. Gluten-Free Chocolate Sandwich Cookies With Butterscotch Filling

Recipe here.

20. Gluten-Free Red Velvet Cake With Vanilla Frosting

Recipe here.

21. Raspberry Almond Cake With Coconut Butter Glaze

Another A+ use of almond flour. Recipe here.

22. Blood Orange, Prosecco And Thyme Sorbet

Recipe here.

23. Gluten-Free Apple Pie Pots

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

24. Heavenly Chocolate Cake Roll

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

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.

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.

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.

28. Chocolate Soufflés With Raspberry Sauce

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

29. Gluten-Free Linzer Cookies

Recipe here.

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.

31. Raspberry Coconut Macaroons

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

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.

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.

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