5 Delicious and Diabetes-Friendly Desserts

Living with diabetes doesn’t mean giving up on desserts altogether. With a little creativity and smart ingredient choices, you can enjoy sweet treats without compromising your health. Here are some delectable dessert recipes tailored for diabetic patients. Delicious and Diabetes-Friendly Desserts is what everyone need right now.

5 Delicious and Diabetes-Friendly Desserts:

1. Peanut Butter Banana Yogurt Parfait

Peanut Butter Banana Parfait - Run to the Table

  • Calories: 250
  • Protein: 15g
  • Carbs: 31g (3g fiber)
  • Total Sugar: 22g
  • Added Sugar: 9g
  • Preparation Time: 5 minutes
  • Ingredients:
    • 1 ripe banana, sliced
    • 1 cup plain Greek yogurt (low-fat or non-fat)
    • 1 tablespoon natural peanut butter (unsweetened)
    • 1 teaspoon honey (optional)
    • A sprinkle of chopped nuts (almonds, walnuts, or pistachios)
  • Instructions:
    1. Layer the banana slices at the bottom of a glass or bowl.
    2. Add a dollop of Greek yogurt on top.
    3. Drizzle with peanut butter and a touch of honey (if desired).
    4. Repeat the layers until you’ve used all the ingredients.
    5. Finish with a sprinkle of chopped nuts.
    6. Serve chilled and enjoy!

2. Low Sugar Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites

Healthy Vegan Cookie Dough Recipe (Edible!) - Beaming Baker

  • Ingredients:
    • 1 cup almond flour
    • 2 tablespoons coconut oil (melted)
    • 2 tablespoons sugar-free chocolate chips
    • 1 tablespoon unsweetened almond butter
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • A pinch of salt
  • Instructions:
    1. In a mixing bowl, combine almond flour, melted coconut oil, almond butter, vanilla extract, and salt.
    2. Fold in the sugar-free chocolate chips.
    3. Roll the mixture into small bite-sized balls.
    4. Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes to firm up.
    5. Enjoy these guilt-free cookie dough bites!

3. Gluten-Free Chocolate Avocado Muffins

Gluten Free Chocolate Avocado Muffins - Healthy Hearty Wholesome

  • Ingredients:
    • 1 ripe avocado
    • 2 eggs
    • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1/2 cup almond flour
    • 1/4 cup honey or maple syrup
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • A pinch of salt
  • Instructions:
    1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a muffin tin with paper liners.
    2. In a blender, combine avocado, eggs, cocoa powder, almond flour, honey (or maple syrup), baking powder, and salt.
    3. Blend until smooth.
    4. Pour the batter into the muffin cups, filling each about 2/3 full.
    5. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.
    6. Let them cool before indulging in these rich chocolate muffins.

4. Low Sugar Peanut Butter Fruit Dip

Peanut Butter Fruit Dip - Cooking Classy

  • Ingredients:
    • 1/2 cup natural peanut butter (unsweetened)
    • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
    • 1 tablespoon honey
    • A dash of cinnamon
    • Sliced fruits (apples, strawberries, or bananas) for dipping
  • Instructions:
    1. Mix peanut butter, Greek yogurt, honey, and cinnamon until well combined.
    2. Serve the dip alongside fresh fruit slices.
    3. It’s a delightful way to enjoy the natural sweetness of fruits.

5. Custard Pie with Fresh Fruit

EASY Fresh Fruit Tart with Custard - I Heart Naptime

  • Ingredients:
    • 1 pre-made whole wheat pie crust (store-bought or homemade)
    • 2 cups low-fat milk
    • 3 large eggs
    • 1/4 cup honey or agave syrup
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • Fresh fruit (berries, kiwi, or mango) for topping
  • Instructions:
    1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C).
    2. In a bowl, whisk together milk, eggs, honey (or agave syrup), and vanilla extract.
    3. Pour the custard mixture into the pie crust.
    4. Bake for 30-35 minutes or until set.
    5. Let it cool, then top with fresh fruit slices.

Remember, moderation is key. Enjoy these diabetes-friendly desserts in appropriate portions, and always consult your healthcare provider or a registered dietitian for personalized advice. With a little creativity, you can satisfy your sweet tooth while keeping your blood sugar levels in check


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