Here they are the secret to rich and creamy puddings as well as sweet candy. Things like chia seeds, coconut milk, and dates are smart ingredients to lean on if you’re vegan. Vegan pistachio tiramisu involves several steps, such as making your own vegan mascarpone using coconut milk, sugar, and corn-starch, but it's definitely worth the effort. A roundup of easy vegan desserts including cakes, cookies, puddings, and frozen desserts like vegan ice cream.