Healthy Dessert

With these healthy recipes, you can enjoy dessert and skip the guilt. Try a delicious berry cobbler, fruit tart, or any of our other dessert recipes for a sweet and healthy ending to any meal.

Spicy Roasted Plums

Diabetic Living

Roasting the plums concentrates their flavor and allows the spices to penetrate the fruit. If you prefer, omit the sour cream topper and serve with vanilla frozen yogurt.

White Chocolate Pie

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The chocolate crumb crust for this white chocolate and rasperry pie couldn't be easier to make.

Pear Crunch with Lemon Cream and Blue Cheese

Diabetic Living

Quinoa, oats and walnuts combine with brown sugar and cinnamon to form the streusel topping on this tasty pear dessert. Watching your sodium? Omit the blue cheese.

Blue-Ribbon Angel Food Cake

Midwest Living

Top each slice of this light-as-air Angel Food Cake with fresh or pureed berries and a dollop of whipped cream.

Mascarpone-Stuffed Figs with Valencia Orange Glaze

Diabetic Living

Mascarpone cheese is a rich, buttery cheese with double or triple the cream. Just a little goes a long way to boost the flavor of these elegant figs.

Chocolate Raspberry Trifle

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Boxed chocolate cake hits this fast forward button on this dinner party-worthy berry and cream parfait.

Stone-Fruit Cobbler

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Choose a mix of peaches, plums and nectarines for a colorful cobbler.

Galletas Dulces

Better Homes and Gardens

Galletas Dulces, or "sweet cookies," are way more exciting than basic sugar or peanut butter cookies.

Salted Caramel Pistachio-Apricot Baklava

Diabetic Living

A sprinkling of kosher salt sets off all of the sweet flavors stuffed inside this puff pastry dessert.

Brownie Pops

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Cure a craving for chocolate in one bite! These coconut-coated Brownie Pops pack a ton of flavor in a small package.

America's Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

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A healthy dose of chopped walnuts and a perfect crispy-to-chewy ratio makes these America's Best Chocolate Chip Cookies.

Hazelnut-Crusted Mascarpone Cheesecake

Diabetic Living

For depth of flavor and a hint of saltiness, blend ground hazelnuts with graham crackers in your cheesecake or pie crust.

Blueberry-Thyme Pie

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When a pie packs five cups of fruit, it's practically health food, right? The pretty lattice crust allows the berries to peek out.

Rhubarb Chess Pie

Better Homes and Gardens

Chess pie, a classic Southern custard dessert, only gets sweeter with the addition of sliced fresh rhubarb. Don't forget to add a healthy scoop of ice cream or whipped cream on top!

Italian Cornmeal-Apricot Cookies

Better Homes and Gardens

Soft and chewy cornmeal-apricot cookies get a dose of crunch from pine nuts sprinkled on top.

Chocolate Bread Pudding with Mocha "Cream" Sauce

Better Homes and Gardens

No one will guess you started with multigrain bread when you serve them a bowl of this coffee- and chocolate-flavored dessert.

Chocolate Chip Quinoa Cookies

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Quinoa and oats make these chocolate chip cookies practically health food, right?

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