16 healthy desserts for the summertime

    16 healthy summer dessert recipes

    With summertime upon us and the warm weather making us crave a sweet treat that’s lighter on the waistline, why not try out some of these surprisingly healthy desserts? They are perfect to make with the kids and a great way to keep your sugar intake down.

    Fruit-based creations

    Feeling fruity? Check out one of these colourful creations…

    Fruity Sticks with Apple Berry Dip
    Fruity sticks with apple berry dip

    Fruity sticks with apple berry dip

    Sautéed summer fruits with honeyed mascarpone

    Mini mascarpone berry cakes

    Fairy fruit wands

    Healthy citrus ‘ice cream’ floats

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    Healthy citrus ‘ice cream’ floats

    Strawberry fruit salad with honey yoghurt

    Marinated strawberries with basil and lime 

    BBQ plums with lemon mascarpone


    Chocolate desserts

    When you’re in the mood for something that feels a little more decadent, try one of the tasty treats below.

    Three ingredient chocolate pots
    Three ingredient chocolate pots

    Chocolate mousse 

    Crunchy quinoa dark chocolate bark

    Quinoa Dark Chocolate Bark

    Chocolate-covered strawberries

    Three-ingredient chocolate pots

    Frozen dark chocolate banana bites

    Wholemeal desserts

    You gotta get that fibre in! These wholemeal and wholegrain desserts are kind to your digestive system and keep you full for longer.

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    Strawberry yoghurt wholemeal crêpes

    Strawberry yoghurt wholemeal crêpes

    Baked berry chocolate oats

    Strawberry berry nut crumble