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Top 5 Free-From Sweet Treats

by Elizabeth Young

published on 2 September 2015

Whether you’re looking for a vegan, dairy-free or gluten-free recipe, there’s something to satisfy every sweet tooth in our list of top 5 free-from sweet treats. From cakes to brownies to ice creams, these recipes a full of creative ways to make your favourite freefrom treats without compromising on flavour.

Strawberry and Coconut Ice Lollies

by Saskia Gregson-Williams

Gluten, dairy and refined sugar-free, these gorgeous ice lollies from Naturally Sassy get their sweetness from Medjool dates and their creamy texture from coconut milk.

Ruby’s Carrot And Pistachio Cake

Ruby’s Carrot And Pistachio Cake

by Linda Collister

This show-stopping carrot cake from the much-loved GBBO contestant Ruby Tandoh is flavoured with spices, nuts and raisins and decorated with dairy-free buttercreams.

BB Brownies

BB Brownies

These chocolate brownies, made from black beans and maple syrup, are proof that grain- and gluten-free baking tastes amazing. You can replace the walnuts with dried cranberries if you have a nut allergy.

Rhubarb and Custard Cake

Rhubarb and Custard Cake

by Mellissa Morgan

An impressive twist on a classic British flavour combination, this eye-catching vegan bake from Ms Cupcake is sure to go down a treat with anyone who tries it.

Mashed Potato Cake (gluten free)

Mashed Potato Cake (gluten free)

by Choccywoccydoodah

As strange as it may sound, this gluten-free mashed potato chocolate cake is well worth a try. Filled with Nutella for extra decadance, it’s certainly not for the faint hearted!


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