5 easy, dairy-free desserts that even dairy lovers can get behind

Want to know how to keep it sweet without the dairy? Read this

5 easy, dairy-free desserts that even dairy lovers can get behind

They say butter makes everything better, but for many, dairy is not an option owing to lactose intolerance or for those adopting a reductarian lifestyle. If you have a sweet tooth then giving up on cheesecake or ice cream can seem a tad difficult, but it doesn't have to be. Fortunately, we've found creative ways to replace these classic ingredients with suitable alternatives. Bookmark these for your next house party or, for when you want to make everyone at the table happy. You can thank us later.

Applesauce cake

An apple a day keeps the doctor away, which is why you must make this cake. The crumbly texture is the best part of this dessert. Plus, it is simple and easy to make.

Gajar ka halwa

Did you ever think that your favourite gajar ka halwa can also get a vegan update? With no compromises on the taste, this classic only gets better and deserves your attention now.

Carrot cake balls

What is carrot season without the customary cake? We are notching up the ante with these slick little snacks for your mid-meal munchie requirements that are completely dairy-free and filling too.

Pineapple cake

Pineapple cake may be a thing of the 90's but sometimes the heart wants what it wants. This recipe lets you enjoy the classic, minus the vagaries of dairy.

Peanut chikki

This desi and sticky fudge made with peanuts and jaggery is dairy-free and also perfect as grab-and-go energy boosters.

So which of these recipes is your favourite?

Aayushi Vichare

Aayushi Vichare

Aayushi is that friend who won’t let you take a bite without capturing it. For her, the easiest but still thoughtful way of making someone feel special is by cooking or getting them their favourite food. Currently, she’s on an expedition to integrate all her favourites: food, social media and marketing, so that you don't miss the hottest spot in town and you know where to eat those crispy and juicy chicken wings.

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