18 Vegan Cheesecake Recipes That Are Easier Than They Look

Stock up on cashews — it's the secret ingredient in most of these creamy dishes.

Vegan Cheesecake Recipes
The Movement Menu / Quite Good Food

These gorgeous cheesecake recipes are the perfect addition to any dessert table, whether you can't get enough chocolate or you're all about the fruit. But before you get to dessert, you better find a good vegan dinner recipe!

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The Vegan's Baking Pantry

Before you get started, stock up on these vegan baking essentials. Some of them may sound a little wacky, but you'll spot them again and again in many vegan cheesecake recipes:

• Raw cashews ($7, )

• Coconut oil ($7, )

• Coconut milk ($2, )

• Almond milk ($2, )

• Vegan buttery spread ($4, )

You'll also want to make sure you have a good food processor ($36, ) and a blender ($90, ) on hand for most of these recipes.

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Courtesy of The Movement Menu
Raspberry Cheesecake

Raspberries, honey, sea salt and coconut milk all come together in this creamy, colorful cheesecake.

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Courtesy of Quite Good Food
Lime Vanilla Cheesecake

The best part of this dreamy vanilla cheesecake is the crumbly crust, made with dates, almonds, pumpkin seeds, and sunflower seeds — and set with a little coconut oil.

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Courtesy of Happy Health Blog
Passionfruit Swirl Cheesecake

In addition to that jaw-dropping design (just look at those swirls!), this cheesecake is seriously delicious.

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Courtesy of Bakerita
Vanilla Bean Cheesecake with Chocolate Ganache

With a luscious chocolate ganache topping and velvety vanilla bean filling, this cheesecake is what baking dreams are made of.

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Courtesy of Queen of Delicious
Lemon Cheesecake

This cheery cake — made with lemons, coconut butter, and cashews — is a delightful way to welcome spring or celebrate Easter.

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Courtesy of Vanilla Crunnch
Tiramisu Cheesecake

It can be hard to choose between fluffy tiramisu and creamy cheesecake, but luckily, you don't have to!

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Courtesy of The Little Blog of Vegan
Unicorn Cheesecake

Unicorn desserts are all the rage right now. Get in on the trend with this gorgeous, decadent cheesecake that's surprisingly easy to make.

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Courtesy of Vegan Heaven
Classic Cheesecake

Most of the other recipes here rely on cashews for their creamy texture, but not this one. Instead, it uses vanilla soy yogurt and margarine to create a delicious, velvety dessert. Yum!

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Courtesy of Minimalist Baker
7-Ingredient Cheesecake Bites

These perfectly creamy cheesecake bites with a crumbly crust are easy to customize with blueberries, peanut butter, and caramel.

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Courtesy of Cocoon Cooks
Almond Caramel Cheesecake

We're swooning over how elegant this almond cheesecake is. With flavors of warm cinnamon, toasted almonds, and perfectly sweet caramel, this dish is simply irresistible.

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Courtesy of The Loopy Whisk
Chocolate Mint Mini Cheesecakes

Cool down with these minty, chocolatey cheesecake bites made with simple ingredients like cocoa and maple syrup.

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Courtesy of Gluten Free Vegan Pantry
Earl Grey-Infused Lemon Cheesecake

Your favorite tea finds a sweet new use in this cheesecake recipe. With lemons and blueberries, it's the perfect treat for springtime.

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Courtesy of Bakerita
No-Bake Layered Blueberry Cheesecake

This gorgeous dessert brings together sweet, creamy cheesecake and tart blueberries. The result is magical.

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Courtesy of The Little Blog of Vegan
Pineapple Cheesecake

This fun and festive vegan cheesecake would be the perfect dessert at any summer party. Pineapple gives it a natural sweetness, so there's no need for added sugar.

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Courtesy of Lands and Flavors
Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake

You don't have to skip the dessert table at Thanksgiving this year, thanks to this beautiful pumpkin cheesecake. We'd bet even the non-vegans will come back for seconds.

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Courtesy of Namely Marley
Vegan Oreo Cheesecake

Whether Oreos are truly vegan is up for debate, but what's not up for debate is how seriously drool-worthy this cheesecake is.

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Courtesy of Minimalist Baker
Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecakes

Peanut butter and chocolate ganache swirl together in these scrumptious little cheesecakes that are just too good to resist.

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