By Daniela Degrassi
Desserts are a must at a Bridal Shower. They are a colorful and delicious contour to the festivities. In Summertime though, your lady guests may be a bit guarded on intaking too much sugar. These 10 stunning vegan dessert Pinterest finds though, are not only visually stunning… they will naturally tempt anyone because of their refreshing appeal. A nice touch may be to serve them with little recipe cards so you can spread some ‘vegan love’ out!
NO-BAKE MANGO CUSTARD TARTLETS
Delicious no-bake almond crust filled with smooth and refreshing mango custard. This mango custard is so simple, easy to make with just 7 simple ingredients + they are raw, gluten and sugar free!! Get the full recipe from Mei Yee.
These layered raw gluten free Vegan Oat Blueberry Raspberry Bars may look complicated to make but there are only 8 steps to make this recipe! See it on Petite Allergy Treats. And bookmark this website for any type of food allergy friendly recipes.
STRAWBERRY CHOCOLATE “TRIFLE”
Ok, it’s Summer, but chocolate is sort of a ‘must’ on dessert tables. This mousse is just perfect as it only has a hint of chocolate combined with refreshing strawberry layers. Another great treat with only natural ingredients. Get the recipe on Rawmazing.
STRAWBERRY POP TARTS
And for the ‘uber’ romantic bride, you can’t pass on these heart shaped gluten-free strawberry Pop Tarts! The recipe is on Allergy Free Alaska.
BLUEBERRY COCONUT DREAMSICLES
This Blueberry Coconut ice-cream on a stick is dreamy indeed! It’s raw, vegan, gluten and dairy free! And ‘oh so easy to make’! Recipe on Love-Fed.
What is more refreshing then lemon? Plus the vivid yellow color of these lemon bars will stand out and grab everyone’s attention! Get the recipe via Bo’s Kitchen.
VANILLA COCONUT MOJITO SMOOTHIE
Smoothies are so popular in Summertime, therefore they will be a welcomed addition to your bridal shower menu. See this creamy Vanilla Coconut Mojito smoothie recipe on Cotter Crunch (+ a “fauxjito” mocktail option too!)
BLACKBERRY ELDERFLOWER ICE-CREAM SODA
This Blackberry Elderflower Ice-Cream Soda is another great dessert/drink idea! So fancy! The recipe is on Le Petit Eats.
BERRY GINGER POPSICLES
These Berry Ginger Popsicles are not just so pretty but also packed with beauty-boosting antioxidants. PLEASE NOTE, the recipe calls for ‘raw honey’ but you can easily veganize the recipe using maple or agave syrup. Recipe on Hello Glow.
And of course… let there be cake! If you want a traditional cake cutting moment, this is the perfect cheesecake for summer! It requires a bit of extra work for a guaranteed show stopper moment. Full recipe on Lazy Cat Kitchen.
Enjoy and remember these are guilt-free desserts! Besides being vegan, most are made with naturally sweet ingredients with lots of nutritional power! Happy Shower!
A feminist and independent spirit since she could remember (her childhood heroines were Pippi Longstockings and Katharine Hepburn) Daniela Degrassi found her creative outlet as a lifestyle photographer, working mainly in Northern California where she lived for 15 years before moving back to her native Italy to continue to be her autistic sister’s primary caregiver. Vegan since 2014, she found a perfect way to carry her message of compassion while celebrating her love for the wedding industry launching The Kind Bride in February 2018.