Even if the thought of whole-grain anything invading your dessert makes you cringe, these 12 sweet treats made with whole wheat flour or grains like quinoa and spelt flour are irresistible enough to satisfy even the most discerning sweet tooth. And many of these desserts are gluten-free and vegan!
Banana Cream Pie With Whole Grain Chocolate Crust
Caramelized bananas top this vanilla bean custard filled pie with a flavorful chocolate crust made from whole grain flour.
Find the recipe at:Bon Apétit
Quinoa Chocolate Cake
This decadent chocolate cake with whipped chocolate frosting is gluten free!
Find the recipe at: Mel's Kitchen Cafe
Almond Coffee Cake
Whole wheat flour adds nutrients and coconut sugar is lower glycemic than regular refined sugar.
Find the recipe at: Sweet Remedy
Whole Grain Apple Butter Bars
These delectable bars are made with oats and whole wheat flour.
Find the recipe at :An Oregon Cottage
Whole Grain Raspberry Coconut Oat Macaroons
These raspberry flavored treats are gluten free and vegan.
Find the recipe at: Texanerin Baking
Sweet Potato "Anytime" Cookies
These vegan, gluten-free treats are made with oat flour and stevia.
Find the recipe at: Marla Meridith
Gluten-Free Blueberry Crumble-Crisp
Fresh blueberries are topped with quinoa and millet flour and baked to golden perfection.
Find the recipe at: Gluten-Free Goddess
Strawberry Almond Cake
This almond, mascarpone and strawberry confection uses spelt flour.
Find the recipe at: Gather & Dine
A "Healthier" Carrot Cake
Dates, bananas and raisins make for a moist, wheat flour based carrot cake.
Find the recipe at: Green Kitchen Stories
Breakfast Bread Pudding
Cherries and apples star in this rich, bread pudding made with multi-grain bread.
Find the recipe at: The Ann Arbor News
Strawberry Rhubarb Hand Pie
Believe it or not, these adorable hand pies are sugar-free and made with whole wheat flour.
Find the recipe at: Matchbox Kitchen
Banana Split Cupcakes
Raspberry jam and lemon curd is sandwiched in between whole wheat banana cake and drizzled with chocolate.
Find the recipe at: Apples To ZitiThis post was originally published on My Cupcake Addiction - Elise Strachan