You’re going to love this epic round-up of the Best Vegan & Gluten-Free Cookies recipes. Whether you’re looking for a recipe for a birthday, holiday, or just for fun, there is literally a cookie for everyone on this list.

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best vegan and gluten-free cookie recipes

Just in time for the holidays, I’m sharing this round-up of the best vegan cookie recipes from your favorite bloggers. I hope you find some new and favorite cookie recipes to make this season. I’ve organized the vegan cookie recipes into several categories, so enjoy perusing the list!

Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

When you have a cookie hankering and realize you have chocolate chips in your pantry, then it’s time to make a batch of vegan and gluten-free chocolate chip cookies.

A stack of gluten free chocolate cookies

1. Gluten Free Vegan Double Chocolate Chip Cookies by Rhian’s Recipes (pictured above)

These Gluten-Free Vegan Double Chocolate Chip Cookies are super easy to make, chewy and fudgy and seriously indulgent yet secretly healthy!

2. The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies by Downshiftology

These chocolate chip cookies are moist and chewy, and you wouldn’t even know they’re vegan, paleo, and gluten-free.

3. Salted Chocolate Vegan Peanut Butter Cookies by Recipes From A Pantry (pictured below)

These 7 Ingredient Vegan Peanut Butter cookies are an easy recipe for deliciously soft peanut buttery bites, melting chocolate chunks and the best flaky sea salt you can buy. You want to make them like right now.

salted chocolate vegan peanut butter cookies

4. The Best Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies (Nut-Free) by Moon and Spoon and Yum

These amazing Vegan + Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies are made with sunflower and/or pumpkin seeds for a delightful texture, flavor, and added nutrition! No almond flour is to be found in this healthy cookie recipe that is fun, easy to make, nut-free and perfectly chewy, too!

5. Healthy Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe By Eat With Clarity

Gluten free & so delicious, these healthy vegan chocolate chip cookie recipe is (almond) milks’ new favorite cookie. Made with simple ingredients and ready to devour in 20 minutes!

Holiday and Girl Scout Cookie Recipes

Any of the recipes in this grouping would be perfect for vegan Christmas cookies or vegan sweets. I will certainly be baking some of these this season.

molasses cookies in a north pole tin with holiday lights

6. Vegan & Gluten-Free Molasses Cookies by Clean Eating Kitchen (pictured above)

These Vegan & Gluten-Free Molasses Cookies are a delicious way to celebrate the holidays. They’re grain-free and paleo too!

7. Gluten Free Vegan Samoa Cookies by Crowded Kitchen

These gluten free vegan Samoa cookies are heavenly. A shortbread base, topped with homemade vegan caramel, toasted coconut and a dark chocolate drizzle…what more could you ask for? We’re all about healthier Girl Scout cookies that everyone can enjoy!

8. Lemon Rosemary Shortbread Cookies by At The Immigrant’s Table

These lemon rosemary shortbread cookies are just as delicious and texturally-pleasing when made vegan or gluten-free as their all butter, white-flour counterparts. Drizzled with a bit of cranberry coulis, they’re officially the best holiday cookies ever.

9. Cranberry Pistachio Cookies by Veggie Inspired (pictured below)

Cranberry Pistachio Cookies – perfectly festive cookies for your holidays! Cookie exchange anyone? These cookies are crispy on the outside, chewy on the inside and are gluten free, oil free and vegan!

Cranberry and pistachio cookies stacked on top of each other.

10. One Bowl Gluten Free Snickerdoodles by The Fitchen

This gluten free snickerdoodle recipe creates the perfect texture in a cookie – crunchy on the outside and chewy inside!

11. Vegan Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies by Clean Eating Kitchen (seen below)

These delicious grain-free and gluten-free pumpkin cookies are perfect for anytime of year. The pumpkin puree helps off-set some of the oil that is needed.

pumpkin chocolate chip cookies from clean eating kitchen

Low Sugar Recipes

For those of us who are trying to watch our sugar intake, these low sugar vegan cookie recipes will hit the spot! These healthy cookie recipes are also great for kids.

banana oatmeal cookies with chocolate chips

12. Banana Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Chips by Clean Eating Kitchen (pictured above)

These Banana Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Chips are gluten free, vegan, and are low in added sugars.

13. Gluten Free Maple Almond Cookies by The Simple Green (pictured below)

These melt-in-your-mouth vegan gluten-free cookies are made from a base of organic oat and almond flour and sweetened with Canadian maple syrup. Sprinkled with chopped maple almonds, these are an awesome little indulgence!

pecan cookies on a plate ready to serve

14. Keto Pumpkin Cookies (Vegan) by Diabetes Strong

Keto pumpkin cookies are perfect for when you want a delicious cookie without any sugar! They’re quick and easy to prepare and taste absolutely fantastic too!

15. Pumpkin Spice Biscotti Cookies by Oh The Things We’ll Make (pictured below)

These crunchy almond cookies are perfect for dipping in coffee or chai tea. They’re also a guilt-free indulgence without grains or refined sugars.

pumpkin biscotti cookies

Energy Bites & No Bake Recipes

Energy bites and no-bake cookies are perfect when you’re short on time or don’t have room in the oven. I think you’re going to love these vegan treats.

peanut butter cookies with pattern in a stack on parchment paper

16. Easy Nut Butter Cookies (No-Bake, Grain-Free) by Clean Eating Kitchen (pictured above)

These Nut Butter Cookies are a perfect healthy treat; they’re grain-free with only 5 ingredients, and can be made in 15 minutes!

17. Vegan No Bake Cookies (Aka Eskimo Cookies) by The Fit Cookie

One of my favorite family cookies we made around the holidays, made vegan and gluten free: Chocolate No Bake Cookies! These are a favorite around our house and so addicting.

18. Raspberry Coconut Date Energy Balls by Clean Eating Kitchen

Vegan no-bake energy balls with dates are a healthy snack for both kids and adults. The combination of raspberry and coconut is out of this world!

19. Chocolate Peppermint Energy Balls by Clean Eating Kitchen (pictured below)

These vegan, gluten-free, and paleo-friendly Pumpkin Pie Bites are great for a seasonal, healthy treat. 

stack of chocolate peppermint energy bites

20. No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies by A Baking Journey

These No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies are the perfect vegan healthy sweet treat, pre and post work-out bite or energy snack to enjoy guilt-free all day long!

21. Keto Christmas Rum Balls Recipe by Keto Millenial

Rum balls are so delicious that they shouldn’t be reserved just for the Holidays. These boozy vegan rum balls are a breeze to make and will curb your sweet tooth without any guilt since they are low carb and healthy!

Oatmeal Cookie Recipes

Nothing beats an oatmeal cookie when you’re looking for true comfort food. Enjoy these variations of vegan oatmeal cookie recipes that are gluten-free too.

oatmeal cookies with a jar of milk

22. Vegan Gluten Free Oatmeal Cookies by Delightful Adventures (pictured above)

Soft-baked oatmeal cookies made without any dairy, wheat, or eggs! These easy-to-make cookies are the perfect lunch box snack.

23. Fig Newtons for Grown Ups by Foodal

It’s time to be a kid again with these fig newton style cookies. Packed with oat and fig goodness, they are healthier and tastier than the originals.

24. Vegan Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies by Eat With Clarity (pictured below)

Easy, delicious, and made with good for you ingredients, these vegan oatmeal chocolate chip cookies are a gluten free and healthful treat!

vegan oatmeal chocolate chip cookies

25. Vegan Anzac Biscuits by Simply Healthy Vegan

Tasty vegan Anzac cookies with an easy to follow recipe.

Soft Baked Recipes

Served with a glass of cold almond milk, these soft-baked vegan cookie recipes are just what Santa ordered.

vegan cookies on a white plate

26. Soft & Grainless Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookies by Strength & Sunshine (pictured above)

Soft and pillowy cookies, healthier (and better) than a drinkable pumpkin spice latte. These pumpkin spice latte cookies are free from the top 8 allergens, gluten-free, vegan, and paleo. You’ll be sure to get a dose of real pumpkin here!

27. Vegan Peanut Butter Cookies by Brooklyn Farm Girl

Super soft vegan peanut butter cookies recipe! This easy 1 bowl recipe makes 18 cookies, each at 150 calories, making them a guilt free dessert!

28. Chewy Chocolate Chunk Tahini Cookies by Eat With Clarity (pictured below)

These paleo chocolate chunk cookies are soft, chewy, easy, and made with wholesome ingredients. I promise, you’re going to love these!

chocolate chunk tahini cookies

29. Lemon Cookies with Fruit Topping by Pink Fortitude

Lemon cookies are so light and delicious. They are one of my all-time favorites. These are made with cassava flour. They are gluten and grain free, along with dairy free and vegan.

30. Gluten Free Pumpkin Sweet Patties (Vegan) by Mind, Body & Spirit Wellbeing (pictured below)

One of the best gluten free and dairy free recipes and Thanksgiving recipes the whole family will enjoy! It is very easy to make, super delicious, and healthy! These delicious vegan desserts are excellent kid-friendly snacks for every season!

A vegan pumpkin cookie being held towards camera

31. Cocoa Almond Cookies by Healthy Helper Blog

Soft-baked, buttery chocolate cookies with a subtle hint of rich almond flavor! These Cocoa Almond Cookies will be your new favorite treat for the holidays. Less than 6 ingredients, vegan, gluten-free, and grain-free.

32. Dark Chocolate Banana Coconut Cookies by Raia’s Recipes

These easy and delicious vegan paleo Dark Chocolate Banana Coconut Cookies are a wonderful healthy treat!

Vegan Cookie Wrap-up

See, aren’t these the most amazing vegan cookie recipes? And they’re all gluten-free, too! I’m excited to try some new ones, and I hope you are too. Please let me know which recipes you try in the comments!

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