With Mother’s Day just around the corner, it’s a great time to start figuring out what you’re going to eat. These drizzled desserts are a delicious way to celebrate and can also be a great gift. Whether you and your mother prefer fruity or chocolatey desserts, we’ve got you covered. Drizzling a sauce is a great way to add a little pizzazz to a regular dessert—chocolate on fruit, peanut butter on chocolate, fruit coulis on cake. The options are endless! Show all the mothers in your life how grateful you are for them with these drizzled desserts!
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1. Brownie S’mores
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This Brownie S’mores recipe by Holly Jade is inspired by the traditional, American campfire dessert: the s’more. These brownies have a crunch, biscuit base and are topped with a homemade dollop of marshmallow fluff. This recipe elevates the American classic to a new, luxurious level.
2. Cookies and Cream Cheesecake
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This dairy-free Cookies and Cream Cheesecake recipe by Wholesome LLC is about to change your dairy-free world! It is dairy-free, egg-free, easily made gluten-free, free of high fructose corn syrup, and made primarily of almonds.
3. Superfood Biscotti
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A gluten free, grain-free, and vegan delicious crunchy cookie. These Superfood Biscotti by Christine DesRoches are full of nourishing ingredients and decorated with natural colorful ‘sprinkles’ like poppy seeds, crushed nuts, crushed rose petals, lavender buds, sesame seeds, shredded coconut, hemp hearts, and goji berry powder.
4. Raspberry and Dragon Fruit Mousse Cake
This Raspberry and Dragon Fruit Mousse Cake by Leno Regushadze are an amazing dessert experience. Melt-in-your-mouth and sweet, with a dark chocolate drizzle, they get their amazing mousse-like texture from cashews and their flavor from fresh, juicy dragon fruit and raspberries. You’ve got to try it to believe it. Healthy and flavorful — what’s not to love here?
5. Toffee Vanilla Ice Cream Slices
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These Toffee Vanilla Ice Cream Slices by Anthea Cheng are inspired by the Golden Gaytime, a finger-sized toffee and vanilla ice cream bar dipped in chocolate and covered in biscuit pieces, originating from Australia. This recipe is a healthier version of the Aussie dessert, made with a crumbly oat base, creamy coconut ice cream filling, and all topped with a drizzle of chocolate and a divine cookie crumble. These little bars have the same texture and taste of the original with just a fraction of the guilt!
6. Salted Caramel Espresso Cake
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This Salted Caramel Espresso Cake by Jessica Precott is pretty much Heaven in cake form. Picture this: creamy cashew filling, rich espresso, salted caramel, and dark, decadent chocolate all on a crunchy walnut base. Yum! Save this recipe for a special occasion because this cake is not only delicious, it’s beautiful!
7. Sourdough Cinnamon Roll Deep Dish Apple Tart
Apple cinnamon rolls in a tart – need we say more? This Sourdough Cinnamon Roll Deep Dish Apple Tart by Travis Piper is a decadent combination of two of the best desserts of all time. The recipe takes a little bit of time but the end result is worth it.
8. Easy Banana and Nutella Puff Pastries
These Easy Banana and Nutella Puff Pastries by Holly Jade are most definitely a treat you won’t want to miss making. Only three ingredients which are easily accessible. Who wouldn’t want a pastry parcel filled with hazelnut chocolate spread with slices of banana?
9. Strawberry Turnovers With Tahini Maple Drizzle
These perfect brunch turnovers are ridiculously easy to make, but they’ll make you feel like you’re dining out. Perfect with a cup of tea and just a tad sweet, these pastries are stuffed with a homemade strawberry chia jam and drizzled with a creamy maple tahini drizzle. Enjoy these Strawberry Turnovers With Tahini Maple Drizzle by Heather Poire with something savory, life tofu scramble or vegan breakfast sausages.
10. Creamy Peanut Butter Cheesecake
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This irresistible Creamy Peanut Butter Cheesecake by Holly Jade is the perfect treat for peanut lovers! You will surely drive your friends and family crazy over this cheesecake. It’s rich in all the right ways and completely raw. No baking required. Let’s do it.
11. Sticky Gingerbread Cake With Drizzle
Deep flavors of ginger, nutmeg, and molasses are whipped up to make this fluffy Sticky Gingerbread Cake With Drizzle by Katy Beskow, before being topped with a sweet, sticky orange and lemon icing. Spicy, rich and indulgent- perfect for the holidays! You’ll find that this cake has layers of flavors, making it the perfect festive treat served with mulled wine or even a cup of tea!
12. Summer Berry Cake
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13. 4-Ingredient Paleo Coconut Shortbread
If you love coconut, you are in luck! These 4-Ingredient Paleo Coconut Shortbread by Aileen Metcalf are easy to make and take about 20 minutes from start to finish! They have a strong coconut flavor due to both the coconut flour and coconut oil. I would love to sit down with a few of these cookies and a hot mug of tea … yum! These are tea or coffee dunkers for sure!
14. Strawberry Lemonade Chocolate Cheesecake
This Strawberry Lemonade Chocolate Cheesecake by Plant Tribe is eye candy in itself. The bright colors will seduce you into indulging in this creamy dark chocolate cake layered with a sweet strawberry lemonade filling, making this the perfect summer treat. Do you need more convincing?
15. Lemon Drizzle Bundt Cake
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This stunning Lemon Drizzle Bundt Cake by Kimberly Espinel is guaranteed to be the prettiest thing on whatever table you bring it to. The rich lemony bundt cake moist, thick, and goes perfectly with a spot of tea or a cup of black coffee. The zesty lemon glaze and drizzle that are lavished over the top of this confection make it a truly special dessert that is perfect for a special occasion.
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