Gluten Free Dessert Recipes

"the best gluten free dessert recipes" with pictures of a chocolate cake, sugar cookies with pink frosting, a green pistachio cake, brownies, and rice krispie treats with chocolate filling.

Who doesn’t love dessert?? I definitely have a sweet tooth, and if you do too, then you’ve come to the right place! Here are all my favorite gluten free dessert recipes in one convenient location.

Feel free to pin this post using the pin-it button on the image below so you can return and try more recipes. All of these recipes have been tested in my kitchen and served to family and friends who eat gluten – they are always a huge hit and we rarely have leftovers!

I would love to hear what your favorites are – if you try one of these gluten free dessert recipes, please come back and leave a comment and/or a star rating.

You can also snap a pic of your creation and tag @LifeAfterWheat on social media – I love to see and share your photos!

All of these recipes are gluten free, most are nut free, and some have options for dairy free as well.

If you’re looking for more allergy-friendly recipes, my friend Megan from Allergy Awesomeness has so many recipes that are unbelievably good, as well as lots of tips for living with multiple food restrictions.

On to the recipes!

Gluten Free Dessert Recipes

Swig Cookies Copycat Recipe {gluten free}

Swig Cookies Copycat Recipe {gluten free}

Have you been searching for a perfectly chewy gluten free sugar cookie? These gluten free, copycat Swig sugar cookies are soft and chewy and topped with a tangy frosting, served chilled. SO GOOD.

They're also easy to make and you don't have to refrigerate the dough before shaping and baking.

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Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

A decadent (flourless!) chocolate cake with creamy whipped chocolate ganache.

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Rice Krispie Treats {gluten free & dairy free option}

Rice Krispie Treats {gluten free & dairy free option}

The BEST Rice Krispie Treats recipe you’ll find, with the perfect combination of butter, marshmallows, and vanilla. Dairy free option, too!

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Nutella Rice Krispie Treats - Gluten Free + Dairy Free Option

Nutella Rice Krispie Treats - Gluten Free + Dairy Free Option

These gluten free Rice Krispie Treats are stuffed with a gooey chocolate hazelnut filling that will have everyone coming back for seconds! We NEVER take home leftovers when we bring these treats to potlucks or parties.

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Chocolate Tahini Brownies - gluten free, dairy free, grain free

Chocolate Tahini Brownies - gluten free, dairy free, grain free

The addition of a sweet tahini swirl gives these Gluten Free Chocolate Tahini Brownies a subtle, yet deliciously exotic flavor. Chocolate Tahini Brownies have a perfect fudgy texture and deliciously exotic flavor combination.

You can easily find tahini in the PB aisle of just about any grocery store.

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Gluten Free Pistachio Cake

Gluten Free Pistachio Cake

A show-stopping Pistachio Cake that is secretly easy to make with your favorite cake mix and a few other simple ingredients.

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PISTACHIO SALAD

PISTACHIO SALAD

A simple Pistachio Salad recipe that is perfect for any occasion! Smooth, creamy, and easy to make, the green color makes this pistachio salad perfect for St. Patrick’s Day, Easter, and Christmas.

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Allergy Friendly Mug Cake

Allergy Friendly Mug Cake

Craving something sweet? Whip up this single serving chocolate cake in your favorite mug, pop it in the microwave,and enjoy! Ready in 5 minutes flat, this allergy friendly mug cake is sure to be a hit.

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Gluten Free Black Bottom Cheesecake

Gluten Free Black Bottom Cheesecake

A no-bake dessert featuring tangy cheesecake, sweet fruit, and a chocolate crust. Sinfully decadent!

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Gluten Free Sugar Cookies

Gluten Free Sugar Cookies

Pudding makes these gluten free sugar cookies soft and full of sweet vanilla flavor. Easy to make and there’s no need to refrigerate the dough! Vegan option included.

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{gluten free} Brownie Cookies

{gluten free} Brownie Cookies

Raise your hand if you love brownies! Now you can satisfy that craving a little quicker with these gluten free brownie cookies – filled with all the rich, fudgey goodness you love about brownies, but in a nice portable package

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Chocolate Covered Strawberry Bark with Freeze Dried Strawberries

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Bark with Freeze Dried Strawberries

The elegance of chocolate covered strawberries in an easy-to-make chocolate bark bursting with strawberry flavor! You’ll love this chocolate covered strawberry bark. Dairy free option.

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Pumpkin Pie No Churn Ice Cream

Pumpkin Pie No Churn Ice Cream

Pumpkin Pie No Churn Ice Cream makes the perfect Summer or Fall dessert!

Smooth, creamy, and packed with pumpkin pie flavor, this easy no churn ice cream doesn’t require an ice cream maker.

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Pina Colada Nice Cream

Pina Colada Nice Cream

You’re only 4 simple ingredients away from a mini tropical vacation with this healthy Pina Colada Nice Cream!

This treat takes just a few minutes to mix up in your blender, has no added sugar or sweeteners, and is gluten- and dairy-free.

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Chocolate Bar Pie

Chocolate Bar Pie

A decadent dessert with only 3 simple ingredients. Easily made gluten free, this recipe is sure to please!

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