Enjoy delicious, decadent desserts without all the guilt. Give these Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free Holiday Delights a try this season.
Mention holiday sweets and what do you think of? Sugar-laden desserts with too many calories to count. But it doesn’t have to be that way, you can get your sweet fix without loads of refined sugar. Some friends of mine help me put together this list of gluten-free and sugar-free desserts that will let you and your holiday guest satisfy your sweet tooth without the guilt.
Pumpkin Cashew Pudding – The Whole ServingDairy-Free, Gluten-Free and Sugar-Free. A smooth, creamy and delicious taste of Fall.
Fig Jam – Nikki @ The View From In HereJam packed (Pun Intended) with great nutrition. This spread is so versatile. Top your muffins or toast with the figgy fruity goodness, use in a fruit pie or serve over gooey Brie Cheese.
Pear Fig Galette – Nikki @ The View From In HereThe Holiday isn’t complete without fruit pies. This Pear Fig Galette is sugar-free, gluten-free and vegetarian, a fitting dessert to almost any diet. The flaky crust is filled with the tantalizing flavors of fall fruits; pear and fig. Serve as is or top with melted Brie Cheese and Honey. New family favorite.
Mini Apple Cakes – Jessica @ Adventures of A Cave MomThese mini apple cakes are the perfect answer to cake or pie debate. Free from grains and refined sugars, these warm mini cakes are full of chunks of apple and the flavors of vanilla, cinnamon and nutmeg. They are perfect topped with warm caramel and a scoop of your favorite ice cream!
Sugar Free No Bake Cookies – Stefani @ Crafty ChristianA deliciously creamy cookie that’s fudgy and sweet, and packed with protein and healthy fats. It has no sugar or gluten, but tons of flavor and will be sure to be a hit with everyone at your holiday get together!
Vegan Pumpkin Spice Balls – Kaila @ Healthy Helper BlogSoft, delicious bites packed with the flavor of pumpkin pie! These festive balls are perfect for celebrating fall and enjoying sweet treat that’s good for you too. These balls are vegan, gluten and grain-free, high in plant-based protein, and full of fiber!
Sugar Free Chocolate Raspberry Bars – Kaila @ Healthy Helper BlogDecadent, rich dark chocolate swirls top these soft-baked, tart raspberry bars! High in protein and gluten-free, these bars are great for quelling chocolate cravings and will fill your house with the most luxurious smell of cocoa and raspberries.
Pear, Apple, Pumpkin Crumble – Priya @ Masala Girl TravelsThe perfect easy fall dessert, seasonal crisp pears and apples are swirled with pumpkin puree and warming spices. Your whole house will smell of sweet roasted cinnamon for at least a day!