Oftentimes, one of the hardest parts of losing weight is feeling deprived of those sweet, post-dinner indulgences. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to deny yourself dessert just because you’re watching your waistline! Sure, a slice of cheesecake from that bakery down the street might compromise your day’s calorie count. But when it comes to choosing nutritious treats without processed ingredients and refined sugar, you can get your sweet fix without the guilt. With the right recipes worked into your menu, you can enjoy tasty treats like ice cream, chocolate, and cookies, and still lose inches.
Here at SkinnyMs., we’ve gathered 12 super scrumptious Weight Watchers desserts with low points. These clean, guilt-free recipes will satisfy even the most ruthless sweet tooth while helping you stay on track in terms of your weight loss efforts.
1. Peanut Butter Banana Cups (3 Freestyle SmartPoints)
Nothing satisfies a sweet tooth quite like one of these rich, chocolatey peanut butter cups. With clean ingredients like dark chocolate, protein-packed peanut butter, and vitamin-rich banana, these mouthwatering delights will hit the spot while loading you up with nutrients!
2. Slow Cooker Skinny Applesauce (6 Freestyle SmartPoints)
Far superior to store-bought brands, homemade applesauce carries richer flavor and a thicker texture without added sugars that crank up the calorie count. This skinny version weighs in at just 5 SmartPoints and uses clean, wholesome ingredients your waistline will appreciate.
3. Cherry Almond Oatmeal Cookies (6 Freestyle SmartPoints)
In this no-sugar-added dessert recipe, chewy, irresistible cookies get their savory sweetness from dates and bananas! Dried cherries add a touch of tartness to these tasty treats, while ingredients like rolled oats and crushed almonds add superfood appeal.
4. No Bake Skinny Chocolate Cheesecakes (5 Freestyle SmartPoints)
At last, you can have your cake and eat it too with this skinny cheesecake recipe! A slice of this mouthwatering goodness weighs in at just 95 calories and 3 SmartPoints, while packing a protein punch thanks to ingredients like Greek yogurt and low-fat cream cheese!
5. Apple Pie Flautas (7 Freestyle SmartPoints)
Treat yourself to something sweet, warm, and gooey after dinner with this fabulous fall recipe! Apple slices and savory spices are cooked to mouthwatering perfection, tightly rolled into tortilla wraps, and baked until golden-crisp. Our recipe packs everything you love about apple pie into one nutritious, hand-held dessert!
6. Cinnamon Rolls (11 Freestyle SmartPoints)
That’s right; with this recipe you can dig into delicious cinnamon rolls without worrying about your waistline! Made with fresh, wholesome ingredients like honey, olive oil, and almond milk, these rolls contain fewer calories and fat than traditional recipes without compromising that gooey, mouthwatering goodness you love.
7. Two-Ingredient Watermelon Sorbet (0 Freestyle SmartPoints)
In this hydrating, vitamin-rich treat, frozen chunks of watermelon team up with freshly squeezed lemon juice for a sweet, creamy sorbet that’s perfect for barbecues and outdoor gatherings! Easy to make and 100% waistline-friendly, this two-ingredient dessert will become a staple in your summer menu.
8. No-Bake Lemon Berry Cups (5 Freestyle SmartPoints)
For a tangy, tasty treat that’s virtually effortless, look no further. Fresh berries blend beautifully with tart lemon cream in these perfectly portioned no-bake dessert cups. Best of all, one drool-worthy serving clocks in at just 118 calories and 5 SmartPoints!
9. Cantaloupe Granita (3 Freestyle SmartPoints)
Certain fresh fruits can deliver powerfully rich, sweet flavor, savory enough to play the dessert role all by themselves. That’s basically what cantaloupe is doing in this low calorie, guilt-free recipe! The mouthwatering melon takes the stage, joined by just a splash of lemon juice and your choice of natural sweetener. What better way to get your sweet fix?
10. Mini Strawberry Cheesecake (4 Freestyle SmartPoints)
Perfectly-portioned and low in saturated fat, these skinny cheesecakes are bursting with creamy, fruity goodness thanks to clean ingredients like fresh strawberries, Greek yogurt, and savory dates. By leaving out the crust, this recipe shaves off a chunk of calories while retaining all the rich, cheesy deliciousness you love about cheesecake!
11. Raspberry-Peach Sorbet (4 Freestyle SmartPoints)
Another summertime favorite, this refreshing sorbet recipe makes the perfect cool-off treat, and also boasts a stunning presentation! Fresh raspberries give the dessert its eye-catching, ruby red shade, and the fruit pairs perfectly with sweet, savory peaches and pineapple chunks. This warm weather indulgence tastes incredible, and carries just 4 SmartPoints.
12. Slow Cooker Bananas Foster (5 Freestyle SmartPoints)
We’ve reconfigured the classic Southern dessert in this incredible recipe, leaving out ingredients like butter and sugar without skimping on major flavor. In this luscious recipe, decadent banana slices taste incredibly sweet and savory alongside healthful ingredients like coconut oil and honey.
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