I’ve been through a million vegan cookie recipes and finally settled on some of my favourites. From basic chocolate chip cookies and some gluten-free desserts to the best Christmas cookies and my favorite fall cookies. You’ll never be out of ideas with this vegan cookie roundup.
In the past few years, I’ve been on the hunt for the best plant-based desserts, and there are so many vegan cookie recipes out there that miss the mark. Not these!
I love to keep my recipes gluten-free when I can, too, so you’ll find a lot of gluten-free cookies on this list, If you’re not on a gluten-free diet, you can always swap for regular flour and ingredients.
13 Delicious Vegan Cookie Recipes Roundup
I've been through a million vegan cookie recipes and finally settled on some of my favorites. From basic chocolate chip cookies and some gluten-free desserts to the best Christmas cookies and my favorite fall cookies. You'll never be out of ideas with this vegan cookie recipe roundup.
Every vegan needs a delicious chocolate chip cookie recipe in their back pocket. You seriously only need 5 ingredients to make the best chewy and decadent Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies! Plus, they're made with peanut butter and bananas for an extra yummy flavor combo.
Chocolate lovers rejoice! These vegan oatmeal cookies are super chewy and bursting with rich dark chocolate in every bite. This is my go-to vegan cookie recipe when I just need something a little sweet and soft.
Trail Mix Cookies are packed with protein and so easy to make! These kitchen sink cookies perfect for hikes, quick breakfasts, or afternoon pick-me-up snacks. It's everything you love all in one cookie. Think granola bar but so much better.
When pumpkin spice season hits, I make these immediately. They're super festive with tons of pumpkin flavor and an irresistible coconut butter frosting on top! Make this vegan cookie recipe for a gluten-free Thanksgiving dessert or fall cookie staple.
These classic cinnamon sugar cookies are super fluffy with no gluten. Try these flavorful plant-based cookies you'll never believe are vegan! They're so tender and rich,3 you'll need some alt milk, too.
Everyone on a gluten-free diet needs a delicious chocolate chip cookie recipe in their back pocket. These gluten-free cookies are slightly chewy with the perfect softness and SO many chocolate chips. Plus, it's just one bowl for easy clean-up while they bake.
This vegan Christmas cookie recipe is so yummy with cranberries, pistachios, and white chocolate chips! I even have been known to make them for some Christmas in July movie snacks! They're so good and easy to whip together while staying gluten free.
Cookies for breakfast?! Absolutely! These healthy banana oatmeal cookies are the best on-the-go breakfast made in just one bowl. Make a batch on Sunday for the easiest weekday breakfasts or a healthy snack the whole family will love. Perfect for back-to-school season!
Dress up your holiday sugar cookies with these pecan butter sugar cookies with a creamy maple pecan vegan frosting. Skip the pecan pie this Thanksgiving and make these vegan cookies everyone will love.
If you love salty and sweet desserts, these are the vegan cookies for you! They're packed with dark chocolate chunks and have a subtle nutty flavor from the tahini. You'll come back for this salted chocolate chip cookie recipe again and again.
There's no better fall breakfast than this! These pumpkin breakfast cookies are soft, chewy, and somehow slightly creamy from the peanut butter. Take your oatmeal on the go with these vegan breakfast cookies.
Expert Tips for Success & FAQs
Here are some great tips and tricks for the best vegan cookie recipes every single time:
Let your flax eggs set. When it comes to the perfect flax seed egg for baking, you want it to set at least 15 minutes in the fridge. If you want to prep this step the day before, you can leave it chilling overnight, too.
Weigh everything. It makes such a difference for your baked goods and makes human error a lot less likely! You’ll never get a dry cookie or an overly wet dough again with these vegan cookie recipes.
Spread everyone out. There’s nothing sadder than turning a tray of beautiful cookie dough balls into one sheet pan of cookie! When in doubt, bake your cookies in batches to give all the cookies room to spread.
Freeze your leftovers. So many people let big batches of vegan cookies go stale when they don’t have to! You can easily freeze and thaw cookies for a quick breakfast or dessert any time you need it. Just freeze them on a baking sheet until solid before putting them in a container together to avoid them sticking together.