As a diabetic you’re often told to stay away from sugary foods, which can make choosing a dessert option pretty tricky. Either you skip the sweet course altogether or go for the bland and boring fruit salad.

That’s why we’re here to set you straight, and give you some deceptively delicious diabetic-friendly dessert options!

Banana, walnut, sultana and orange cake

This is a great, nutty, sweet cake to whip up if you’re entertaining. Not only does it taste great, but it looks pretty wow-worthy too!

Chocolate mousse

A super easy, light dessert option which uses up some surprising ingredients.

Toasted brioche with cherries and chocolate

If cherries aren’t your thing, use blueberries, halved strawberries or sliced peaches instead.


Chewy chocolate meringue swirls
The double-whammy, ideal for diabetics and coeliacs alike!

Mini Tiramisu pots

Don’t be fooled by how festive this delicious dessert is decorated — this creamy, coffee flavoured treat can be enjoyed all year round.

Spiced dark chocolate tartlettes

If ever you’re craving an after dinner (lunch, tea or anytime really!) treat then these are the ones to go for.

Crunchy quinoa dark chocolate bark
Requiring just five simple ingredients, this rich and indulgent recipe is a must.
Quinoa Dark Chocolate Bark

Raspberry lemon cheesecake cups

They may be small, but they are mighty! Again, another great option if you’re entertaining a crowd or hosting a party.