Cinnamon apple pecan pudding

Healthy treat recipes

15 Recipes

Lighter choices for naughty treats.

Cinnamon apple pecan pudding


(5 ratings)

It may taste indulgent, but this low-sugar fruity bake is sweetened with xylitol and topped with crunchy pecans
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Moroccan orange & cardamom cake


(4 ratings)

Replace sugar with xylitol and swap butter and oil for a puréed whole orange in this light and zesty cake, with ground almonds and polenta
  • 2 hours and 20 mins
  • More effort

Baked banana cheesecake


(4 ratings)

Forget banana bread, use up over-ripe fruit in this low-sugar cheesecake with a chocolate and nut base and a ricotta and yogurt topping
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Sugar-free carrot cake


(6 ratings)

This dairy-free and sugar-free carrot cake uses natural xylitol to sweeten it and is very simple to make
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Sugar-free lemon drizzle cake


(13 ratings)

Sweetened with all-natural xylitol, this sponge has a dense, syrupy texture and keeps well for a few days
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Date, banana & rum loaf


(55 ratings)

A tasty cake with no added fat or sugar - try it to believe it. Plus it's easily made gluten-free
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort

Banana & blueberry muffins


(175 ratings)

A low-fat muffin that tastes as good as it looks - they'll keep in an airtight container for up to 3 days, or freeze for up to a month
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Fruity teacake


(104 ratings)

Perfect with a reviving cuppa, this cake is a keeper and will happily sit in a tin for a week or so
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy



(41 ratings)

A German biscuit similar to gingerbread, lebkuchen is easy to make and a great Christmas treat
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Fruity sponge cake


(34 ratings)

Reader Sue McGann devised this delicious low-fat cake recipe
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Peach & almond muffins


(21 ratings)

These delicious low fat treats are perfect for a summer treat and can be served warm or cold
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate & hazelnut biscotti


(16 ratings)

These crunchy biscuits are great with coffee, or served with chilled sweet wine for dipping
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Bramble marshmallows


(6 ratings)

Good Food reader Natasha Lee gives marshmallows a seasonal twist by adding blackberries, for a sweet, homemade gift
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • A challenge