Dessert Recipes

Sweet and Salty Chocolate Cups

Makes 7-8 servings INGREDIENTS: 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mega Chunks 2 T. Spectrum Shortening or light flavored oil ½ bag 4 oz. Enjoy Life Sea Salt Plentils® 2 T. flaky sea salt DIRECTIONS: Melt the Mega Chunks and the shortening or the olive oil in a...

Pumpkin Pie Bars

(Makes one 9×9 pan) INGREDIENTS: Crust 1 box Enjoy Life Crunchy Sugar Crisp Cookies ¼ t ground cinnamon ¼ C confectioners sugar, sifted 4 T sunflower oilPumpkin Filling 2 C pumpkin puree ¾ C maple syrup 1 ½ C water ¼ C + 3 T potato starch 1 t ground cinnamon ½ t...

Crunchy Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites

(makes approximately 25 dough balls) INGREDIENTS: ¾ C shelled raw sunflower seeds ¾ C raw pumpkin seeds 2 T quinoa flakes 1 t ground cinnamon ¼ C + 1 T pure maple syrup 1 t pure, gluten free vanilla extract 3 T Enjoy Life Crunchy Flax Cereal ½ C Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet...

SunButter® Puppy Chow

INGREDIENTS: 1- 10 oz. bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1/2 cup Sunbutter sunflower seed butter (smooth or crunchy) 1/2 cup butter or dairy-free alternative* 6 cups Enjoy Life Crunchy Flax cereal 2 cups powdered sugar DIRECTIONS: Melt chocolate chips,...

Rockin’ Rasberry Truffles

INGREDIENTS: Raspberry Puree: 12 oz unsweetened frozen raspberries 1/3 cup plus 2 tbsp sugar Chocolate Truffles: 1- 10 oz bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1/2 cup raspberry puree 1 tbsp butter* 1 tbsp shortening Chocolate Coating: 1- 10 oz bag Enjoy Life...

Fudgy Swirly Bars

Makes 20 bars INGREDIENTS: ¼ C. Sunbutter® Sunflower Seed Butter ½ T. vegetable oil 1 t. vegetable oil ½ t. brown rice syrup 2- 10 oz. bags Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1 T. sunflower seeds (optional) DIRECTIONS: Candy Swirl: Mix Sunbutter® with brown...

Yankee Doodle Dandy Bars

INGREDIENTS: Crust: 1 box of Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle cookies 1/2 cup sorghum flour 1 tsp tapioca flour 1/2 tsp xanthan gum Filling: 8 oz cream cheese (dairy, soy or rice-based, diet permitting) 1/4 cup egg substitute 1 tsp vanilla 1/3 cup sugar or evaporated cane...

Wicked Witch’s Hat Cookies

INGREDIENTS: 1 box of Enjoy  Life Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies Optional decorations for hats: Sunflower seeds Pumpkin seeds Dried fruit Enjoy Life Not Nuts! ™ Mountain Mambo ™ Seed and Fruit Mix DIRECTIONS: Slightly flatten one cookie with the bottom of can or...

Sensational Snickerdoodle Pie Crust

INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies 3 tbsp. margarine (melted) or substitute 1 tsp. vanilla 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup coconut or chopped nuts (optional) DIRECTIONS: Process all ingredients in the food processor until well combined. Place in a 9-inch...

Double Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwiches

Dairy-, soy- or rice-based ice cream products can be used in these treats for equally yummy results! INGREDIENTS: 6 tbsp. softened ice cream or non-dairy alternative 1 box of Enjoy Life Double Chocolate Crunchy Cookies DIRECTIONS: Soften ice cream. Top 6 cookies with...

Lemon-Pucker Pie

INGREDIENTS: Crust: 1 box Enjoy Life® Snickerdoodle Cookies, crumbled into small pieces 1/4 cup plus 1 tbsp. butter or Spectrum shortening 1/2 cup brown rice flour 2 Tbsp. tapioca flour Lemon Filling: 1- .25 oz pkg. unflavored gelatin 1/2 cup lemon juice 1/4 cup water...

Gingerbread Pumpkin Pie

INGREDIENTS: Pie Crust: 1 box Enjoy Life Gingerbread Spice cookies, processed into crumbs (1½ cups) 2 tbsp tapioca flour/starch 1/2 cup brown rice flour 1/4 cup plus 1 tbsp butter or dairy-free alternative* Pie Filling: 1- 15 oz. can of pumpkin 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 tsp...

Easy, Squeezy Gingerbread Men

INGREDIENTS: 3 cups powdered sugar 1/3 cup all-natural shortening 1/4 cup rice milk 1/2 tsp. vanilla 1 box of Enjoy Life Gingerbread Spice Cookies 4 popsicle sticks DIRECTIONS: Mix sugar and shortening until well blended. Stir in rice milk and vanilla (by hand or with...

Creepy Spider Cookies

Makes 6 Creepy Spider Cookies INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Foods Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies Spider legs: 1 box Enjoy Life Foods Cocoa Loco Chewy Bars Additional options: gluten-free pretzels or licorice Spider filling: 2 t. brown rice syrup 1/4 C. sunflower...

Cookie Lovers’ Parfait

INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies 8- 12 oz yogurt* cups (dairy, soy or rice-based, diet permitting) 2 cups fresh berries (blueberries, strawberries and/or raspberries) EQUIPMENT: 4 parfait glasses or transparent cups/glasses DIRECTIONS: Working in...

Brownie Bottom Cheesecake

INGREDIENTS: Crust: 1 box Enjoy Life Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies, processed into crumbs (1 1/2 cups) 1/4 cup plus 1 tbsp butter or dairy-free alternative* 1/4 cup cocoa powder 1/2 cup brown rice flour 2 tbsp tapioca flour/starch Cheesecake: Vanilla filling: 1 (8...

Apple Crumble

INGREDIENTS: 5 large apples – peeled, cored and chunked 3 tbsp. lemon juice 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 1/4 tsp. nutmeg 1/4 tsp. vanilla A pinch of salt 6 tbsp. non-dairy margarine 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 box Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies DIRECTIONS: Start...

Enjoy Life S’mores

Makes 5 s’mores INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Vanilla Honey Graham Crunchy Cookies 1 package marshmallow spread or marshmallows 2 Dark Chocolate Enjoy Life Boom CHOCO Boom Bars DIRECTIONS: Place marshmallow (or spread 1-2 T. marshmallow spread) on 1 cookie. Place in...

Rockyless Rocky Road Candy

INGREDIENTS: 1 6 oz. box Enjoy Life Chocolate Chip Cookies 2 C Enjoy Life Crunchy Flax Cereal 1 10 oz. bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1 T vegetable oil DIRECTIONS: Line an 8” x 8” pan with parchment or wax paper. In a microwavable bowl, melt the...

Lemon Bars

Makes 16 – 2” bars INGREDIENTS: Crust: 2-6 oz. boxes Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies Filling: 1⅓ C water 1 t Agar Agar powder 1¼ C sugar ⅔C fresh lemon juice (about 3 large lemons) 3 T corn starch (if using arrowroot, color and clarity will change) 1 T finely...

Southern-Style Banana Pudding

Serves 6 INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies 5 very ripe bananas 2 C rice milk or other dairy-free milk ¼ C tapioca starch 1 t gluten-free vanilla extract 2 T agave syrup 1 pinch salt (optional) 1 T oil (Sunflower, Canola or other oil of your choice) ¼...

Leprechaun Mint Ice Cream Parfaits

INGREDIENTS: 1 pint vanilla Rice Milk ice cream 1/4-1/2 tsp. peppermint extract 1-2 package(s) Enjoy Life Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies, each cookie broken into 4 pieces 1/4 cup Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips (optional) EQUIPMENT: Parfait Glasses...

Yummy Mint Cookie Bites

INGREDIENTS: 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1 box Enjoy Life Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies 3/4 teaspoon natural mint extract For Chocolate Coating: 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1/2 tablespoon shortening (like Spectrum brand)...

Wondrous Flour-less Chocolate Cake

INGREDIENTS: Cake: 1 box (1 1/4 cups crumbs) Enjoy Life Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies 1 C gluten-Free flour mixture (listed below) — 2 C white rice flour — 3/4 C potato starch (not potato flour) — 1/4 C tapioca flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt...

Super Scrumptious Skillet Cookie

Dairy-, soy- or rice-based ice cream products can be used in these treats for equally yummy results! INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies 1/2 C brown rice flour 1/4 C tapioca starch 1 tsp. xanthan gum 1/3 C brown sugar 1/2 C non-dairy margarine or oil 6...

People’s Choice Chocolate Chip Cookies

INGREDIENTS: 1/3 C vegetable oil 1 C packed brown sugar 2 tsp vanilla extract 1/4 tsp salt 1 C Bob’s Red Mill white rice flour 1/2 C Bob’s Red Mill tapioca flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 C plus 2 tablespoons water 1 C Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini...

Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies

INGREDIENTS: 2 1/4 C Food Allergy Gourmet Basic Flour Mix or other gluten-free baking mix 3/4 tsp table salt 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 tbsp dry egg replacer 11 tbsp shortening, melted and cooled slightly 1 C brown sugar (light, dark or mixed) 1/4 C granulated sugar 7 tbsp...

Hearty Chocolate Chippers

INGREDIENTS: 1 C packed brown sugar 1/4 C vegetable oil 1/4 C water 1/2 C unsweetened applesauce 1/4 C flax meal 1 tbsp vanilla extract 1 C Bob’s Red Mill white or brown rice flour 1/2 C sorghum flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 2 C certified gluten-free...

Grass Hopper Mint Chocolate Pie

Note: this recipe contains soy. INGREDIENTS: Chocolate Crust: 1 box Enjoy Life Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies 1/4 C cocoa powder 2 Tbsp tapioca flour 1 tsp xanthan gum 1/2 tsp vanilla 3 Tbsp Spectrum shortening Mint Mousse Filling: 1 12 oz. package Silken SOFT Tofu...

Easy Oozy Chocolate Icing

INGREDIENTS: 2 C Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1 C rice milk DIRECTIONS: Heat rice milk to approximately 175 °, or just below boiling point. Pour hot milk over chocolate in a bowl and whisk until smooth. Set aside to cool, whisking occasionally. Let...

Double Chocolate Peppermint Patties

INGREDIENTS: 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1 tbsp canola oil 1 box Enjoy Life Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies 1 box peppermint candy canes (finely chopped) DIRECTIONS: Mix chocolate chips with oil in a microwaveable bowl. Microwave for 30 seconds...

Do-It-Yourself Chocolate Bunnies

INGREDIENTS: 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1/3 C brown rice syrup DIRECTIONS: Place chocolate chips in a microwavable container. Microwave the chocolate chips for 30 seconds, stir. Continue until the chips are melted. Be careful not to overheat....

Crispy Creepy Critters

INGREDIENTS: 1 C brown sugar 3 /4 C brown rice syrup 1/2 C shortening (Spectrum) 1 Tbsp tapioca flour 1/2 tsp xanthan gum 1/2 C sunflower butter (Sunbutter) 1 tsp vanilla 2 boxes (approx 6 ½ cups) Enjoy Life Crunchy Flax Cereal 1/4 – 1/2 cup Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet...

Chocolate Hobgoblins

INGREDIENTS: Hob Goblins: 2 tsp brown rice syrup 1/4 C Sunbutter® sunflower seed butter Enjoy Life Crunchy Flax Cereal (about 1/2 box, enough to cover bottom of shallow pan) Chocolate Coating: 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 2 tsp Spectrum shortening...

Choco-Yummy Raisins

INGREDIENTS: 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 2 tsp shortening 1 C raisins DIRECTIONS: Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside. Combine chocolate chips, shortening in a microwavable boil. Heat for 30 seconds, then stir. Continue until...

Skillet Chocolate Chip Dessert

INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Snickerdoodle Cookies 1/2 C brown rice flour 1/4 C tapioca flour/starch 1/3 C firmly packed brown sugar 1/3 C and 1 tbsp Spectrum organic shortening 1 tsp gluten-free vanilla extract 3/4 C Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips...

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

INGREDIENTS: 2 pt. strawberries, washed and dried 1 bag Enjoy Life Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Chips 1 Tbsp. shortening (Spectrum type, not oil) DIRECTIONS: Line a cookie sheet sheet or tray with parchment paper and set aside. Melt chocolate and shortening in double...

Beach Bash Brittle

INGREDIENTS: 1½ C sugar ½ C water 1 bag Enjoy Life Beach Bash Not Nuts! Seed and Fruit Mix DIRECTIONS: Combine sugar and water in a 4 cup glass measure (with a handle). Do not stir. Microwave on full power for 5 minutes. Take out using an oven mitt, (glass may be very...

Crunchy Crumb Crust

INGREDIENTS: 1/2 C butter or dairy-free alternative*, softened 1/4 C brown sugar 3 C Enjoy Life Crunchy Flax Cereal 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/2 tsp salt 3 tbsp tapioca flour 1 tsp xanthan gum 3 tbsp fruit preserves (made from 100% fruit) DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 325°F....

Freaky Finger Cookies

INGREDIENTS: 1 box Enjoy Life Chewy Bars (any flavor) Decorative finger nail options: Dried cranberries Raisins Pumpkin seeds DIRECTIONS: Cut bars in half length-wise, then warm slightly in the microwave so that they are more pliable (5-10 seconds). Form fingers by...

Very Berry Cheesecake

INGREDIENTS: Filling: 1 C fresh blueberries 1 C fresh raspberries 1- 8 oz container cream cheese or dairy-free alternative* 2/3 C sugar 1/4 C eggs or substitute 1 tsp vanilla 1 tbsp milk or dairy-free alternative (rice or soy milk) Fruit Glaze: 1/2 C sugar 1 C water...

Peach-A-Berry Pie

INGREDIENTS: Filling: 4 ripe peaches (skin and pit removed) 1/2 C fresh raspberries Fruit Glaze: 1/2 C sugar 1 C water or fruit juice 1/2 teaspoon agar-agar powder (gum) 1 tbsp. tapioca flour Enjoy Life Crunchy Crumb Crust: 1 crust DIRECTIONS: Pie: Bring water to boil...