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Dessert recipes from The Roasted Root, a nutrition-focused food blog. Wheat and sugar alternatives for healthy gluten-free treats

Double Chocolate Gluten-Free Peppermint Cookies

Richly chocolatey Gluten-Free Double Chocolate Peppermint Cookies are soft and gooey on the inside, crispy around the edges, and a pure joy to share. Ideal for holiday cookie exchanges, these cookies are a lovely treat for anyone who adores the combination of chocolate and peppermint. Recipe includes a dairy-free and sugar-free option!

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Grain-Free Rosemary Lemon Olive Oil Cake (Dairy-Free, Refined Sugar-Free)

Grain-Free Rosemary Lemon Olive Oil Cake is perfectly sweet with a savory rustic flair. This magnificently unique cake is made with 10 basic ingredients, is remarkably easy to make, and is a show-stopper for entertaining guests. Dairy-free, refined sugar-free and easy to make sugar-free (keto).

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Healthy Pumpkin Pie (Paleo with a Keto Option)

A Healthy Pumpkin Pie recipe that you’d never in a million years guess is actually good for you! Low in added sweetener, nut-free, grain-free and dairy-free, this silky smooth pumpkin pie is spiced to perfection. This amazing pie is paleo friendly with a coconut flour crust, and I have included a keto option for my low-carb friends.

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