Many dieters, especially those following a gluten-free diet, assume that dessert is off-limits. They might munch on plain berries, but for the most part, they believe that sweet indulgences are not an option. Great news! There are plenty of delicious, healthy gluten-free desserts to satisfy your sweet tooth. Best of all, these healthy options are just a little indulgent without sending your diet into a tailspin. Here are 6 of the best gluten-free desserts options perfect for a post-dinner treat!
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6 Best Gluten-Free Desserts:
Pumpkin Cheesecake – This gluten-free dessert is perfect for the holiday season, but it can be enjoyed any time pumpkins are in season. If you can find healthy canned pumpkin pureé, you can satisfy a craving for pumpkin cheesecake any time of the year. This recipes features about 100 fewer calories than more pumpkin cheesecake recipes and the crust is made with oats coconut oil, and almonds.
Apple Sauce – This is a great option for dessert and is loved by kids and adults alike. This tasty treat has only 82 calories per serving and can be sweetened with a sprinkle of healthy cinnamon. In addition to dessert, it also makes a great accompaniment for pork chops and other heart entrees.
Blackberry Banana Ice Cream – Have a hankering for ice cream, but not interested in the fat and calories? This blackberry banana ice cream recipe is a great way to enjoy the sweet, creamy taste of ice cream without sacrificing your diet. Best of all, this recipe is all-natural, so you do not need to worry about the chemicals and preservatives found in many store-bought ice creams. And at fewer than 200 calories per serving, you are free to enjoy this treat as often as you like.
Chocolate Cherry Almond Shake – Milkshakes are a great option for dessert or as a creamy beverage to accompany a delicious turkey burger for dinner. Our chocolate cherry almond shake blends the creamy smooth taste of almonds with the tart bite of fresh cherries. This tasty combo is cool and creamy and the recipe features FOUR of the most popular options from our SUPERFOODS list.
Skinny Fruit Yogurt Salad – Fruit is a popular choice among those who are gluten-free and trying to lose weight. Unfortunately, plain bowls of fruit can get a little boring. Spice up your fruity dessert options by making this Skinny Fruit Yogurt Salad. It is a great option for dining at home and the perfect dish to bring to summer parties and picnics.
Skinny Mini Banana Pudding – Have a craving for bananas? This banana pudding recipe will satisfy your sweet tooth and keep your potassium cravings at bay. Banana pudding is an indulgent comfort food and you can enjoy it for just over 100 calories with this rich dessert. A sprinkle of almonds on top makes it even healthier.
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