A photo collage of vegan Christmas desserts.

50+ Vegan Christmas Desserts

Tis’ the season for vegan Christmas desserts! These desserts are perfect for celebrating the holiday season from quick and easy ideas to more elaborate festive recipes.

From snickerdoodle truffles and maple syrup popcorn, there are so many delicious vegan desserts for Christmas!

A photo collage of vegan Christmas desserts.

Growing up my mom would bake so many scrumptious Christmas desserts from traditional cookies to breads and more. Today, I continue the tradition with my family. It doesn’t feel like the season unless there are lots of decadent vegan Christmas desserts!

This list has you covered with any festive treat you want to make this Christmas! Delicious dairy free vegan Christmas candy and classic Christmas cookies. Everything is vegan-friendly whether it is a truffle, cookie bar or even popcorn.

Best Vegan Christmas Desserts

Enjoy this list of vegan Christmas desserts that will please anyone at holiday gatherings, dessert tables and cookie platters.

Gingerbread Thumbprint Cookies
These gingerbread thumbprint cookies are perfect for the holiday baking season! Soft gingerbread cookies are filled with a cream cheese center.
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A stack of gingerbread thumbprint cookies on counter.
Vegan White Chocolate Candy Cane Truffles
Festive Vegan White Chocolate Candy Cane Truffles! Meltingly rich, sweet, creamy, indulgent, and totally dairy-free!
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Vegan White Chocolate Candy Cane Truffles
Chocolate Peppermint Donuts
These chocolate peppermint donuts are a festive holiday treat! Gluten free baked donuts have a hint of mint, are dipped in a chocolate glaze and topped with crushed candy canes.
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A chocolate peppermint donut on counter.
Chocolate Dipped Snickerdoodle Cookie Truffles (V + GF)
3 ingredient recipe makes these easy yet impressive enough for gift giving!
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Snickerdoodle Cookie Truffles
“No Butter” Peanut Butter Blossoms
The healthiest peanut butter blossoms you’ll find! Made with peanut flour, these cookies are not only gluten-free and vegan, but grain-free as well!
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“No Butter” Peanut Butter Blossoms
No-Bake Fudgy Chocolate Cake Bites
Have you ever wanted chocolate cake but didn’t want to bake a cake? (Yes, I just asked that question.) Or have you ever craved chocolate cake but didn’t
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No-Bake Fudgy Chocolate Cake Bites
Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Truffles – Rhian’s Recipes
These Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Truffles are luxuriously creamy, incredibly moreish and undetectably dairy-free! Also refined sugar free!
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Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Truffles - Rhian’s Recipes
Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar
Instead of baking individual cookies, make one big Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar and cut into bars for an easy recipe! Perfect for Christmas baking!
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Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar
Vegan Peppermint Drinking Chocolate
Oh hey! It’s Christmastime – my absolute favorite time of year. Why? For one, I get to make and eat tons of goodies this month, like chocolate and
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Vegan Peppermint Drinking Chocolate
Skinny Buckeyes
These Skinny Buckeyes are much healthier than traditional peanut butter balls. They are made with chickpeas and sweetened with honey!
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Skinny Buckeyes
Vegan Chocolate Mousse (Mousse Au Chocolat)
Fluffy vegan chocolate mousse with aquafaba. Made without tofu, avocado, or nuts, it’s an eggless alternative to Mousse Au Chocolat.
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Vegan Chocolate Mousse (Mousse Au Chocolat)
Vegan Gingerbread Cookies (No Refined Sugar + Gluten-Free Option)
These adorable Vegan Gingerbread Cookies are sooo delicious and festive! They are vegan, gluten-free, and contain no refined sugar, making them the perfect little holiday treat!
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Vegan Gingerbread Cookies (No Refined Sugar + Gluten-Free Option)
Easy Vegan Dark Chocolate Caramel Cups
These creamy vegan dark chocolate caramel cups are refined sugar & dairy free! They are a much healthier and delicious alternative to store bought!
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Easy Vegan Dark Chocolate Caramel Cups
Rice Crispy Crunch Chocolate Truffles
Chewy meet crispy meets so very chocolatey in one decadent dessert bite. These Rice Crispy Crunch Truffles are vegan and healthier than they look!
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Rice Crispy Crunch Chocolate Truffles
Healthy Bounty Balls (Vegan) – Nutriciously
Healthy chocolate coconut bounty balls made with 4 vegan ingredients! Decadent yet wholesome treats perfect for gifting & meal prep.
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Healthy Bounty Balls (Vegan) – Nutriciously
Vegan Freezer Fudge with Macadamia Nuts
Find out how to make vegan, paleo fudge with healthier ingredients like cashew butter and cacao. Keep this easy fudge in the freezer for whenever you want a bite of chocolate.
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Vegan Freezer Fudge with Macadamia Nuts
Gingerbread Breakfast Cookies with Chocolate Eggnog Glaze (V, GF)
Healthy ingredients make these a great option for a decadent breakfast!
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Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies
These fudgy Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies are perfect for your holiday parties. Just look at that snowy white crinkle! Made in under 30 minutes for a delightfully festive sweet treat.
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Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies
Vegan Christmas Tree Cupcakes
It’s time to celebrate the holidays with these Vegan Christmas Tree Cupcakes. Sure, they may look difficult, but they’re easy and fun to make! #vegan #holiday
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Vegan Christmas Tree Cupcakes
The Best Vegan Gluten-Free Sugar Cookies
Learn how to make the best Vegan Gluten-free Sugar Cookies that are also oil-free, yet so buttery, sweet, soft and delicious! 8 ingredients!
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The Best Vegan Gluten-Free Sugar Cookies
Vegan Chocolate Mint Slice
Easy chocolate mint traybake with a gluten-free chocolate shortbread crust topped, creamy mint ganache and dark chocolate topping
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Vegan Chocolate Mint Slice
Vegan Chai Latte
Do I miss the Midwest? Hmmm. I don’t miss needing a car to go everywhere.And I don’t miss the freezing temps, ice and snow. But I do miss family and
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Vegan Chai Latte
3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Pie Dip [vegan + gluten-free]
3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Pie Dip
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3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Pie Dip [vegan + gluten-free]
Gluten-Free No-Bake Cookies
If you like fresh cookies that come with peanut butter and chocolate, then these gluten-free vegan no-bake cookies recipe is for you! Simple to make with classic fudgy taste and chewy texture, they are the perfect dessert, no oven required!
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A vegan gluten-free no bake cookie with drizzle of peanut butter.
5 Ingredient Vegan Turtle Truffles (Raw & Gluten-Free)
Made with date caramel, cocoa powder, and almonds. The easiest and healthiest way to make a decadent chocolate treat. Happy ♥ day is six days away. If you’re like me, you have nothing planned. Yet.
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5 Ingredient Vegan Turtle Truffles (Raw & Gluten-Free)
Classic Vegan Toffee Bars
Vegan Toffee Bars – BETTER than the original classic recipe. Healthier, dense and chewy, and delicious! You MUST try these!
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Classic Vegan Toffee Bars
Macadamia & White Chocolate Cookies | The Hungry Herbivores
Soft baked cookies dotted with white chocolate and creamy macadamias. Treat yourself to this easy, vegan cookie recipe you won’t be able to get enough of
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Macadamia & White Chocolate Cookies | The Hungry Herbivores
Chocolate Peppermint Vegan Rice Crispy Treats — Fried Dandelions — Plant Based Recipes
Chocolate Peppermint Vegan Rice Crispy Treats might be the easiest festive treat you make this holiday season!
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Chocolate Peppermint Vegan Rice Crispy Treats — Fried Dandelions — Plant Based Recipes
Melt-in-Your-Mouth Gingerbread Truffles – Gluten and Dairy Free – Pink Fortitude, LLC
These Gingerbread Truffles will melt in your mouth. Literally. They are gluten free and dairy free. Make them as a hostess gift, for your own holiday entertaining, or just to enjoy noshing on yourself. Get the recipe…
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Melt-in-Your-Mouth Gingerbread Truffles - Gluten and Dairy Free - Pink Fortitude, LLC
Caramelized Almond Rocky Road Bark
Caramelized almond rocky road bark is dark chocolate bark with sweet, salty, gooey, and crunchy flavors and textures.
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Caramelized Almond Rocky Road Bark
Vegan Truffles
These easy vegan truffles are creamy and delicious, and make the perfect chocolate gift for Christmas or Valentine’s Day!
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Vegan Truffles
Vegan Peanut Butter Truffles | The Hungry Herbivores
Simple 4-ingredient truffles, perfect for a vegan homemade gift or just a late night nibble. Delicious peanut butter dough coated in a shell of dark chocolate
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Vegan Peanut Butter Truffles | The Hungry Herbivores
Frosted Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars (Vegan + Gluten-Free) – Healthy Little Vittles
These are THE BEST chocolate chip cookie bars that you’ll never know are gluten-free and vegan! This Frosted Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar bar recipe is easy to make and results in a gooey, chewy inside perfectly frosted with vegan buttercream frosting and sprinkled with your favorite sprinkles, perfect for birthday parties, Christmas, baby showers, and more!
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Frosted Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars (Vegan + Gluten-Free) - Healthy Little Vittles
Cookie dough freezer fudge
This vegan cookie dough freezer fudge is gluten-free and easy to make. It stores well in the fridge or freezer and makes a big batch, perfect for no-fuss snacking.
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Cookie dough freezer fudge
Candied Eggnog Popcorn
Candied eggnog popcorn is crunchy and sweet! All the eggnog taste – Dairy free!
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candied eggnog popcorn
Vegan Snickers Bars
Vegan Snickers Bars are easy to make at home! This recipe is naturally sweet, with a 2-ingredient caramel & dairy-free chocolate layer.
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Vegan Snickers Bars
Guilt-Free Cookie Dough Bites
Chocolate Cookie Dough Bites have never been so easy, delicious, or healthy! Process ingredients and bake, no one will ever believe these are good for you!
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Guilt-Free Cookie Dough Bites
Vegan Soft Pumpkin Ginger Snaps – Vegan Richa
Soft Pumpkin Ginger Snaps. Vegan Pumpkin Ginger Cookies with gingerbread spices and Pumpkin. Fudgy Vegan Ginger Snaps. Vegan Recipe. Gluten-free option
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Vegan Soft Pumpkin Ginger Snaps - Vegan Richa
Vegan Brown Sugar Maple Cookies
These vegan brown sugar maple cookies are seriously incredible. Buttery and tender, sweet and salty, heavy on the maple and perfect for fall.
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Vegan Brown Sugar Maple Cookies
Peanut butter chocolate popcorn
Peanut butter and chocolate popcorn is a sweet & salty snack that is addictively delicious. With swirls of peanut butter & dollops of chocolate, it’s a guaranteed hit with adults and kids alike.
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Peanut butter chocolate popcorn
Vegan Rum Balls
They’re chocolatey, they’re creamy, they’re boozy – they’re vegan rum balls! Such a phenomenal, flavor-packed treat that’s perfect for the holidays. Made with real whole foods, gluten-free, without added oil or added refined sugar (just what’s in the chocolate chips or bar). Not doing alcohol? No problem – there’s an alcohol-free version included!
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Vegan Rum Balls
Sweet And Spicy Nuts (Vegan & Refined Sugar Free) | Crowded Kitchen
These sweet and spicy nuts are egg-free & a perfect make-ahead holiday appetizer. Cayenne, cinnamon, paprika and rosemary = salty, smoky and addicting!
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Sweet And Spicy Nuts (Vegan & Refined Sugar Free) | Crowded Kitchen
Gingerbread Popcorn
What do you get when you cross your favorite holiday cookie with caramel corn? Gingerbread Popcorn. This tasty oil free snack is perfect for snacking on while watching your holiday movies.
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Gingerbread Popcorn
Mini Vegan Cheesecake Brownies
Vegan cream cheese fudgy brownie bites are rich and decadent.
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vegan cream cheese brownie bites-7
Vegan Gluten Free No Bake Rainbow Brownies
Brownies are LIFE. I like to make a big batch of these vegan rainbow brownies, so when that cravings hits, I am totally prepared.
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Vegan Gluten Free No Bake Rainbow Brownies
Black Forest Ice Cream Cake
Easy vegan ice cream cake made with fresh cherries, chocolate and covered in a boozy kirsch infused cherry compote.
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Black Forest Ice Cream Cake
Mexican Hot Cacao Popcorn
Sweet, spicy and chocolate-y crunchy baked popcorn!
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hot chocolate popcorn
Vegan Christmas Rocky Road (Gluten-Free) – Nourishing Amy
These Vegan Christmas Rocky Road are the ultimate festive no-bake recipe. They combine all the best Christmas flavours with classic rocky road goodness. They are naturally vegan, gluten-free and so easy to make. I just love the start of December and I also love chocolate so what better way to celebrate December 1st then with […]
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Vegan Christmas Rocky Road (Gluten-Free) - Nourishing Amy
Vegan Christmas Trifle
Vegan Christmas trifle with layers of vanilla cake, strawberries, custard and cream. It’s the perfect centerpiece for your holiday table!
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Vegan Christmas Trifle
Healthy Vegan Gingerbread Hot Chocolate
Made with healthy plant-based ingredients instead of dairy and refined sugar, this is a hot chocolate you can feel good about drinking!
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Healthy Vegan Gingerbread Hot Chocolate

2 Comments

  1. Hi Sarah – I am all about baking vegan (and gluten free) for Christmas. PINNED and shared on FB! Thank you for including my Gingerbread Truffles. My heart is full of gratitude. Hugs, Holly

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