Desserts and healthy? Yes, it’s very much possible. With growing awareness about the importance of healthy eating and the need to cut down on sugar, people are getting creative.
With so many substitutes for dairy, cheese, milk, it’s no wonder that diet-friendly and delicious alternatives have come about. Now you can satisfy your sweet tooth while staying loyal to your diet. Here are some of our favorite healthy dessert recipes for you to try in 2021:
Blueberry Apple Cobbler Pie
This delicious treat is the ultimate comfort food for the days you need something sweet to satisfy your craving. One warm gooey bite will have you coming back for more.
You’ll need unsweetened butter, olive oil, whole wheat flour, sea salt, baking powder, low fat or almond milk, blueberries, apples, and some honey. Start by coating the skillet with butter and oil before transferring it to the oven. Remember to pre-heat the oven while you work on the dry ingredients.
Combine all the dry ingredients in a bowl, add the wet ingredients, and stir them. Next, pour the batter into the pan and transfer it to the oven. Top it off with fresh fruit slices and nuts for a chunky taste.
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
Sad about having to let go of that chewy cookie goodness? Well, now you don’t have to be. We’ve got the perfect healthy alternative for chocolate cookies.
You’ll need rolled oats, whole wheat flour or almond flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt, unsweetened butter, egg, vanilla extract, brown sugar, nuts, and chocolate chips.
Start by mixing the dry ingredients (flour, baking soda, powder, oats, salt) in one bowl and wet ingredients (egg, butter, sugar, vanilla) in another bowl. Transfer the dry ingredients into the latter and mix well. Add the chocolate chips and place small balls of the dough on the cookie sheet. Bake for a few minutes, and your delicious chocolate chip cookies are ready.
Chia Seed Pudding
Chia seeds have several health benefits and make for a popular ingredient in delicious healthy desserts. A cold chia seed pudding is the perfect dessert fix for a pleasant spring day.
You’ll need chia seeds, almond milk, bananas, pineapples, granola, honey, and vanilla extract to prepare this recipe overnight. Add the chia seeds, vanilla, honey, and almond milk to a large jar and refrigerate overnight. Let the chia seeds soak in the milk. Extract one to two cups from this jar and top it off with some bananas, pineapples, and granola for a chunky taste.
Now that you’re aware of these healthy and delicious dessert recipes and looking to experiment with even more recipes, we can help. Eats By The Beach provides recipes you can try out for every meal, from starters to desserts.
We offer a range of tasty and healthy recipes for you to experiment with. Check out our famous caramel macchiato gelato no-churn recipe, Steakhouse creamed spinach recipe and tex-mex beef fajitas recipe to impress your friends and family with your amazing cooking skills.Yum