Embrace the delightful bounty of winter with our collection of 12 desserts that celebrate the season’s finest fruits. From warm apple crisps to cozy citrus delights, these recipes will not only excite your taste buds, but also fill your home with the comforting scents of the winter harvest.
Christmas Fruit Cake
This Christmas Fruit Cake is a wonderful staple in the homes of Canadians during some of their most special days. Packed with dried fruits such as pineapples, cherries, raisins and dates, mixed with pecans and soaked in rum, this recipe tastes unique and delicious.
Apple Pie with Cloves
Homemade Apple Pie is filled with lots of ground cloves for a spectacular fall flavor. This apple pie with cloves recipe is perfect for the cinnamon hater in your life. Made with a homemade crust and easily made a day before serving.
This Apple Strudel recipe (Apfelstrudel in German) is easier than it seems and so much fun to make. And the resulting strudel is a delicious, festive dessert just like the ones you would get in Austria or Germany filled with sweet, spiced apples and raisins in a flaky crust that everyone will love!
Made using the entire orange this deliciously rich, moist and aromatic almond flour cake has an intense fresh orange flavour and is an all time classic.
Cranberry Cheesecake (No-Bake)
This vegan cranberry cheesecake is a total showstopper and yet so easy to prepare! It has a tangy, rich, and creamy filling that even non-vegans love. The authentic cheesecake flavor pairs perfectly with a spiced pecan and graham cracker crust. This is your must-make vegan Christmas dessert! No tofu.
Spiced Tequila Poached Pears
Pears poached in spiced tequila get drenched in an orange pomegranate sauce infused with triple sec…Spiced Tequila Poached Pears with Orange Pomegranate Sauce makes a lovely dessert for your holiday table… Perfect for 2 or more!
Spiced Poached Pears (Without Wine)
These spiced poached pears without wine are an indulgent fall dessert, with the sweetness of the pears combining so perfectly with the hints of spice. Easy to make, they are made without alcohol and use spiced apple juice for the syrup instead, which makes them feel like such a treat. A vegan, gluten-free and low histamine dessert.
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Blackberry Apple Crisp
This blackberry apple crisp is the perfect cosy dessert and especially good if you have gone blackberry picking yourself I think! It’s healthy and hearty and comes together in around an hour, with most of that being oven time.
A low carb vegan cranberry tart with a chocolate almond flour crust is a colourful and delicious holiday dessert. Crisp and refreshing, a slice of this cranberry tart is a great end to a meal.
Apple Crumble Recipe
Delicious apple topped with the most amazing crispy topping makes our best vegan apple crumble one of our favorite desserts. We love making this quick and easy dessert, it’s a guaranteed plate clearer and nobody would even guess it’s vegan!
‘Tis the season to make a batch of the most beautiful Christmas treats: Linzer Cookies! These beauties have a delicious, tender hazelnut base, a tangy raspberry filling, and they’re gluten free and vegan.
Chocolate Orange Tart
Vegan, sugar, and gluten free chocolate orange tart with a silky pour in filling and crisp date & sunflower seed base. Topped with seasonal oranges and coconut whipped cream for a seriously decadent, super healthy dessert.