Guilt-free sweet treats: 7 healthy vegan desserts to try in Dubai
These bakeries know how to hit the sweet spot…
Being vegan doesn’t mean limiting yourself to the meals you can eat, and by no means does it involve skipping dessert.
Here are 7 spots in Dubai that serve up delicious vegan sweet treats
The Healthy Treats
One of the latest concept on block, The Healthy Treats offers up a selection of sweet, guilt free snacks prepared using natural ingredients. On the menu, you can find items completely sugar, gluten and dairy free and they also offer up a range of healthy Arabic sweets such as dates maamoul, basbousa, sfouf and more. If you want to indulge, other delicious delicacies including peanut butter and oat cookies, chocolate cake, cheesecake and more.
The Healthy Treats, available on Deliveroo, Talabat and Careem or orders can be made on (056) 1092924 @thehealtytreats
Marks & Spencer
A new rage of indulgent frozen treats has been rolled out to help cool down during the last few weeks of summer. Love fruity flavours? Try the raspberry ripple (pictured above) which is a coconut-based iced dessert with Scottish raspberry ripple. For chocolate lovers, opt for the chocolate and caramel iced lollies or the chocolate flavoured coconut-based iced dessert.
Marks & Spencer, available on M&S Food app or in stores, @marksandspencerme
Good news, vegans: you can now sink your teeth into these delicious bitesize cupcakes as a new vegan line has just been rolled out. Aptly named ‘Flour-Puff Girls’, the cupcakes take after the world famed superhero trio. The vegan boxes are priced at Dhs125 for 25 bite-size cupcakes and are filled with an assortment of the three flavours including red blossom (red velvet), peanut buttercup (peanut butter and jelly) and chocolate bubbles (chocolate fudge).
Sugargram Dubai, available on Deliveroo. @sugargram_me
House of Pops
Looking for an healthier alternative to ice-creams? Enter House of Pops who have an entire line of hand-crafted, vegan pops featuring only five ingredients with fruit outranking all, essentially making it a ‘fruit-on-a-stick’. The popsicles are light, rich in fibres and free from preservative, soy and gluten, but still absolutely delicious and refreshing. Perfect to cool you down during a hot summer day in Dubai.
House of Pops, available on Deliveroo, @HouseofPops
The Brooklyn Creamery
Starting out as a small New York dessert parlour, The Brooklyn Creamery is run by passionate ice-cream artisans whose mission is to develop guilt-free healthier desserts. They now have a vegan range which is made using almond and coconut milk instead of cow’s milk, makes it suitable for people with intolerances, health concerns and those following a vegan diet. The lactose-free and dairy-free range currently come in six decadent flavours: chocolate and coconut, berry 3x, double shot espresso, acai berry banana, French vanilla bean and lotta chocolate.
The Brooklyn Creamery, available on Deliveroo, @brooklyncreameryme
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SuagrMoo has a list of vegan desserts on its menu spoiling you for choice. From vegan cakes to brownies, cookies, truffles and more. They even have a vegan bundle for Dhs165 that includes a set of chocolate chip cookies, a set of coco truffles, three crazy cakes, and three jars of your choice. Yum!
SugarMoo, available on sugarmoo.com/en/vegan-desserts
This healthy pastry shop prepares its desserts using only fresh and high quality products to prepare its tasty and nutritious desserts. On their website, you can find vegan and paleo cookies, biscotti, muffins, brownies, cupcakes, tartlets and more. The best news? Adding to cart won’t burn a hole in your pocket. Delivery is Dhs5, but there is also an option to pick up the goodies yourself.
Healthy Patisserie, available online on healthy-patisserie.com