It's no secret that we all experience some serious heat in the summer months. Spare yourself from turning on the oven and making things hotter by not baking! Fear not, you can still satisfy your sweet tooth by whipping up a delicious and wholesome no-bake paleo dessert. These recipes are all vegan, paleo, and full of ingredients that do the body good. Here are 15 no-bake vegan dessert recipes that will help fuel your body and keep your taste buds happy!
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1. 3 Ingredient Coconut Date Rolls
We like to think, the less ingredients, the better. These 3-ingredient coconut date rolls are the perfect treat that take no time at all to whip up. Whether you're fueling up for a workout or treating yourself, these little bites are the perfect paleo, vegan, and healthy way to give back to your body. Find the full recipe here.
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2. No-Bake Paleo Lemon Bars
The perfect little citrus summer squares to brighten your day and taste buds. These bars are made with simple ingredients and sweetened with only a little maple syrup. The texture is creamy rather than your typical gelatin bars which we find to be even better! Find the full recipe here.
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3. No-Bake Samoa Bars
Ask anyone what their favorite Girl Scout cookie was and we bet samoas would be at the top of their list. No need to wait for cookie season to enjoy delicious cookies - paleo shortbread crust topped with a gooey coconut caramel filling, these are like the real thing, but better. Find the full recipe here.
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4. Paleo Almond Joys
This healthy twist on a classic candy bar favorite is super easy to make and made with simple key ingredients. These almond joys are paleo, vegan, dairy-free, and gluten-free. We bet the same couldn't be said about the packaged candy. Get back to simple ingredients that boast the same delicious flavors! Find the full recipe here.
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5. Kiwi Watermelon Popsicles
What's more refreshing than watermelon on a hot summer day? Watermelon popsicles! As if watermelon could get any better, these watermelon kiwi pops are the perfect treat to beat the summer heat. Made with, you guessed it, just two ingredients: fresh watermelon and kiwi! Find the full recipe here.
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6. Vegan No-Bake Cookie Dough Cheesecake
A refined sugar-free cheesecake filling atop a cookie crust, with pieces of cookie dough scattered throughout for a wonderful cookie surprise with each bite! This cheesecake is paleo, vegan, refined sugar-free and full of delicious flavor. Made with real ingredients, this is not your typical cheesecake, but with flavors so good, you would never know. Find the full recipe here.
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7. Lemon Energy Bites
Something about citrus just scream summer for us. It's no secret that energy bites are the quickest and simplest sweet treat you can whip up. These lemon energy bites are paleo, vegan, and made with only 6 simple ingredients. Zest up your taste buds with these flavorful little bites that are perfect to take on any adventure. Find the full recipe here.
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8. Raw Chocolate Raspberry Brownies
Who said brownies had to be baked? Not us, we're not turning on our ovens OR sacrificing our brownie love with this one. A chocolate brownie base, followed by a bright and naturally sweetened raspberry filling, topped with a rich layer of smooth dark chocolate. These brownies are a heavenly chilled treat. Find the full recipe here.
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9. Raw Strawberry Milkshake Fudge
5 key ingredients and 40 minutes are all you need to create these little milkshake fudge bites. Looking to get creative in the kitchen? Then this is the perfect recipe for you. Switch up your milkshake addiction with these smooth and oh so satisfying strawberry flavorful treats. Find the full recipe here.
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10. Coconut Avocado Popsicles
Did you ever think you would see avocado make it into a popsicle? We sure didn't , but we're glad we stumbled upon this creative recipe. These pops are made with three simple ingredients: avocadoes, coconut milk, and a touch of honey for the perfect sweet tone. Drizzle with a little chocolate, sprinkle on your favorite crushed nuts, and you're all set. Find the full recipe here.
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11. The Ultimate Raw Vegan Brownies
These are not your typical brownies. Filled with real ingredients like walnuts, dates, cacao powder, and almond flour, these brownies do the taste buds AND body good. The best part, a whipped ganache topping that is delightfully rich and the perfect fluffy topping. Find the full recipe here.
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12. Vegan Banoffee Pie
If you've never heard of banoffee pie before, then you're not alone; however, this rich and delectable mini pie made of walnut-date crust, filled with caramel date sauce, topped with banana slices and a little coconut whipped cream is one of our no-bake favorites. It's vegan, refined sugar-free, grain-free, and totally delicious. Find the full recipe here.
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13. Pina Colada Chia Pudding
Take your favorite tropical drink to new levels with this pina colada chia pudding. If you just can't get enough of the tropical summer flavors, then this is the perfect recipe for you. Layers of chia pudding and pineapple puree, topped with toasted coconut is a dreamy delight. Find the full recipe here.
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14. Vegan Turtle Cheesecake
This recipe is proof that a little effort foes a long way. This recipe does require more ingredients than the others on this list, but the final product is out of this world delicious. A walnut-date crust topped with cashew cheesecake filling, and lastly layered with smooth caramel filling. Top with your favorite Wildway granola to take flavors to the next level! Find the full recipe here.
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15. Coconut Cashew Matcha Honey Energy Bites
The perfect bites to provide clean energy for your body and mind. Matcha is known to be rich in antioxidants and improve mental clarity. The bites are made with simple ingredients like cocoa and cashew butter, shredded coconut, and of course, matcha! Find the full recipe here.