vegan desserts

Top 5 Easter Dessert Recipes

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Easter is officially a few days away, which means all I can think about it what sweet treats I’ll be making to go along with our fabulous feast on Sunday. If you’re in a last minute crunch for dessert ideas, then you have come to the right place! Today I will be sharing my go-to sweet Easter recipes, many of which I make each year. These can be made for brunch or dinner, totally your choice! Instead of using butter in these recipes, I swap that out for coconut oil in a 1:1 replacement. Coconut oil is a healthy fat […]

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No-Bake Vegan Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake

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The reason some people switch their diets to a vegan lifestyle vary from heath conscious or social conscious reasons. I feel like everyday I am reading about a new celebrity who chooses to live a vegan lifestyle or other health benefits of living a vegan lifestyle. While some people may think vegan foods are unflavorful or boring, but there are hundreds of recipes that don’t sacrifice on flavor. One of the recipes was in the latest issue of Vegan Health and Fitness: Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake. Boy does it sound delicious! A perfect Valentine’s Day, or any day, treat for your sweetie […]

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Chef Megan Huylo’s Raw Chocolate Bourbon Tartlets

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Today’s recipe was created by New York based Chef Megan Huylo, and boy am I excited. Because of my Southern roots, putting bourbon in a recipe means you have to eat it. This treat is also raw and vegan, so it’s great for everyone to enjoy. Most of Chef Megan’s recipes are healthy, plant-based creations. Be sure to visit her site, www.DowntownEpicure.com for more delicious treats and dishes. Raw Chocolate Bourbon Tartlets with Chocolate Hazelnut CrustYield: 24 tartlets or 1 large tartIngredientsFor the crust:3/4 cup dried prunes, about 6 ounces, roughly chopped1½ cups hazelnut flour1/4 cup + 3 tablespoons raw cacao […]

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