Here can find several orange dessert recipes that are perfect for the holidays, especially Christmas, and these orange dessert recipes are a festive treat.
Orange is often used in decorations and is commonly part of a Christmas stocking. The flavor of the orange is sweet, but it also has a sour note to it, so when paired with chocolate, the combination can be delicious.
These recipes cover all sorts of desserts, including cakes, orange sherbet, and jello which are great for a family gathering, a birthday celebration, or even a summer cookout.
No matter the event, you will have a recipe to complete it. There are quick, easy-to-make recipes and more technical ones, but all are sure to impress your guests.
Desserts are a great way to finish any meal; these recipes do not disappoint. However, if you need the inspiration to cook a dessert for a crowd, look at our sheet pan dessert recipes.
They will be perfect for those occasions when you need a little more.
There are several different types of desserts included here:
Cheesecakes, Tarts, Cupcakes, and Vegan Recipes. Treat your family to one (or more!) of these recipes this year. They will surely be impressed by your cooking skills!
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Vegan Chocolate Orange Cheesecake
This no-bake vegan chocolate orange cheesecake recipe is the BEST you’ll try! Made with dairy-free cream cheese, dark chocolate, and fresh oranges which are reduced for an intense chocolate orange flavor explosion. This decadent cake is perfect for any occasion!
Blood Orange Loaf Cake (vegan)
Delicious zesty vegan blood orange loaf cake drizzled with blood orange icing. This cake is fluffy and bursting with citrus flavours, perfect for making the most out of citrus season!
Vegan Orange Cake
This vegan orange cake is the perfect lazy-day bake. It’s super moist, topped with a thin layer of icing and sprinkled with orange zest. It can be baked into a loaf cake or small layer cake and makes for a delicious dessert that everyone will love.
Healthier Vegan Cranberry Orange Bread With Sweet Orange Glaze
This healthier vegan cranberry orange bread is perfectly moist, naturally sweetened, and made using wholesome ingredients. No eggs, no oil, no refined sugar, and an oat flour base! NO guilt!
Vegan Orange Cake Recipe
This is the simplest ever orange cake recipe made using fresh homemade orange juice & doesn’t have all purpose flour, eggs, butter, sugar, milk or yogurt.
Gluten Free & Vegan Orange Dessert Recipes
Vegan Blood Orange Upside Down Cake
This upside down vegan blood orange cake is fluffy, tender and melts in your mouth. It uses only 6 ingredients, can be made gluten free and is perfect for morning or afternoon tea!
Orange Bundt Cake Recipe - Gluten Free
Orange bundt cakes are knowns for their sweet and citrus taste. They are loved by the young and the old equally.
Cacao & orange vegan muffins recipe with buckwheat
They are perfectly moist, delicious, and flavorful. Moreover, they are super healthy, gluten-free, vegan, and sugar-free. Enjoy them as a breakfast, snack, or dessert!
Orange Limoncello Sorbet Palate Cleanser (4 Ingredients)
Limoncello and orange sorbet is a delicious frozen dessert. Sorbet can be eaten as a dessert or used as a palate cleanser in between courses. This recipe is allergy friendly (gluten free, dairy free, and vegan), which makes it a great option to feed a crowd. Frozen limoncello dessert is refreshing and light – perfect for a hot summer day!
Vegan Whole Orange Cake
Vegan orange cake using a WHOLE orange including the rind just like the classic Sicilian orange cake. Gluten free, grain free, eggless, flourless and uses only 5 ingredients!
Rhubarb Orange Quick Bread
Tart, sweet and citrusy, this Rhubarb Orange Quick Bread is a lovely, healthy, gluten-free, and vegan recipe to use up summer’s bounty. Whole grain and protein-packed by using quinoa and sorghum flour, you’ll want to bake up a loaf for every meal!
Recipe ReDux #25 Blood Orange Quick Bread
A unique, sweet, and zesty quick bread that couldn’t be easier! Blood orange, with its “raspberry-like” citrus notes makes the perfect addition to this wintery gluten-free & vegan quick bread!
Sugar Free Orange Sherbet Dessert Recipe
Sugar Free Orange Sherbet Recipe
This sugar free sherbet recipe is sweet and creamy, with just 1.4g net carbs! See how to make sugar free orange sherbet, plus 3 other keto sherbet flavors.
Mandarin Orange Jello Salad Recipe
Mandarin Orange Jello Salad Recipe
Quick easy Mandarin Orange Jello Salad Recipe. One of the quickest and tastiest jello salad recipes you’ll make! Jello Desserts are perfect for summer parties! Kid-Friendly Recipe on Mini Chef Mondays, Jello salad with Vanilla pudding.
Orange Tartlets Dessert Recipe
Sweet, creamy and crunchy, these Mini Orange Tartlets are the perfect little treat for a party, birthday, Holidays or afternoon tea.
Orange And Rhubarb Muffin Recipe
Sweet oranges are paired with tart in season rhubarb, for moist and flavoursome muffins. Adorned with a crunchy sugar topping, you can enjoy them without the added butter or jam.
French Orange Tart Dessert Recipe
French Orange Tart
This French Orange Tart Recipe makes a deliciously fresh Winter dessert. It combines a Sweet Shortcrust Pastry (Pâte Sucrée) and a simple Orange Cream Filling (Orange Crémeux). A perfect dessert for a dinner party or for the Holidays!
Chocolate Orange Truffles
Chocolate orange truffles with just five easy ingredients. They’ve got a melt in your mouth texture, a rich dark chocolate taste and a delightful zesty orange twist!
Pressure Cooker Orange Cheesecake Dessert Recipes
Pressure Cooker Dreamy Orange Cheesecake
It tastes like a creamsicle. This creamy, Dreamy Orange Cheesecake is made in an Instant Pot pressure cooker and is easy and delicious.
Orange Instant Pot Cheesecake Recipe (or any Pressure Cooker)
Nothing like a big slice of cheesecake from time to time. If you are looking for a new recipe to try, this orange Instant Pot cheesecake will not let you down!
Chocolate Orange Recipes
Chocolate Orange Cupcakes
These chocolate orange cupcakes are soft, fluffy, perfectly moist and packed with chocolate orange flavor. Topped with a gorgeous chocolate orange buttercream frosting.
Orange Chocolate Cream Cheese Muffins
Simple delicious orange muffins with an accent of chocolate, and a sweet cream cheese filling. These delicious muffins are perfect for dessert or at a breakfast brunch.
Chocolate Orange Tartlets
These delicious Chocolate Orange Tartlets are the perfect little sweet treat for a party or afternoon tea. They combine some homemade tartlet shells, an orange curd filling and a luscious dark chocolate ganache topping.
Terry's White Chocolate Orange No-bake Cheesecake
Creamy white chocolate and zesty orange filling on a crisp biscuit base – an easy no bake cheesecake!
Best Chocolate Orange Cake With Orange Zest And Juice
A simple and delicious 2 layer chocolate orange cake with a zesty chocolate orange ganache.
Chocolate Orange Cake
Chocolate cake with just the right amount of orange and topped with chocolate Swiss meringue buttercream and a chocolate drip makes this chocolate orange cake recipe hard to top.
Chocolate Orange Truffles Recipe
These Chocolate Orange Truffles are rich and creamy, smooth and decadent, and are an ideal after-dinner confection. They contain just 4 ingredients that combine to produce this luxurious sweet treat. Serve a platter of these delicious Chocolate Truffles to your guests and watch as they disappear!
Orange Cupcake Recipes
Orange Crush Cupcakes Recipe
This Orange Crush Cupcakes dessert recipe seemed just the thing to share in a celebration of the start of summer.
Blood Orange Cupcakes Recipe
These Blood orange cupcakes with blood orange frosting are the perfect naturally pink treat for Valentine’s day. Blood oranges are in season right now, and that ruby color creates the most beautiful, delicate, natural pink color in baked goods like these blood orange cupcakes.
Orange Cake Dessert Recipes
Orange Juice Cake
This orange juice cake is bursting with citrus flavor! It’s a one-bowl made from scratch bundt cake that goes so well with a cup of hot tea or coffee and it’s so easy to make.
Cornmeal-ricotta Upside-down Cake
A scrumptious and tender cake made with simple and wholesome ingredients.
Easy Orange Cake Recipe With Chocolate Drizzle
A beautiful moist orange sponge, perfect for any occasion.