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16 Recipes

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Sugar-free carrot cake

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(4 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 minutes
Easy

Sugar-free lemon drizzle cake

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(7 ratings)
Sweetened with all-natural xylitol, this sponge has a dense, syrupy texture and keeps well for a few days
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

Black bean tostadas with avocado salsa

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(7 ratings)
For a quick veggie health-boost make this speedy supper using flavourful corn tortillas, which make a really nice change from flour tortillas
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Date, banana & rum loaf

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(51 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 minutes
Moderately easy

Skinny chocolate & cranberry muffins

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(18 ratings)
These gorgeous low-fat muffins make a great coffee morning treat, best served warm from the oven
35 minutes
Easy

Banana & blueberry muffins

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(156 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 minutes
Easy

Chocolate & berry mousse pots

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(18 ratings)
Dessert doesn't have to be devilish as this good-for-you pud proves
20 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Fruity teacake

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(96 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 minutes
Easy

Lebkuchen

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(34 ratings)
A German biscuit similar to gingerbread, lebkuchen is easy to make and a great Christmas treat
30 minutes
Easy

Fruity sponge cake

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(29 ratings)
Reader Sue McGann devised this delicious low-fat cake recipe
30 minutes
Easy

Peach & almond muffins

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(21 ratings)
These delicious low fat treats are perfect for a summer treat and can be served warm or cold
45 minutes
Easy

Light & fluffy chocolate mocha cake

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(40 ratings)
Have your cake and eat it, with this beautifully decadent low-fat chocolate cake
50 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate & hazelnut biscotti

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(15 ratings)
These crunchy biscuits are great with coffee, or served with chilled sweet wine for dipping
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy

Bramble marshmallows

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(6 ratings)
Good Food reader Natasha Lee gives marshmallows a seasonal twist by adding blackberries, for a sweet, homemade gift
1 hour and 10 minutes
For the keen cook
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