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16 Recipes

Scrumptious but not so naughty.

Lighter lemon drizzle cake

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(25 ratings)
Angela Nilsen gives one of our site's most popular cakes the ultimate healthy makeover by reducing fat
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy

Fruity sponge cake

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

Sticky malt loaves

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(38 ratings)
There's something very satisfying about a cup of tea with a slice of buttered malt loaf - this simple, good-for-you version makes two and improves on keeping
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy

Lemon & violet drizzle cake

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(28 ratings)
A simple and sweet all-in-one cake - ideal for Mothering Sunday
1 hour and 5 minutes
Easy

Mango & passion fruit roulade

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(16 ratings)
There's no need to say 'no' to this fruity roulade, whisked sponges are famously low in fat – especially if you use yogurt instead of cream
35 minutes
Moderately easy

Little toffee apple cake

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(6 ratings)
Get children aged 8-14 inspired in the kitchen by making an afternoon tea treat
1 hour
Easy

The ultimate makeover: Blueberry muffins

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(52 ratings)
We've created a deliciously light version of this classic muffin that contains virtually no saturated fat
50 minutes
Easy

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

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

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

Summer pudding

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(25 ratings)
This quintessentially British pud, packed with juicy summer berries, is so much easier than it looks, perfect for beginners
30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Guilt-free sticky toffee puds

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(16 ratings)
A healthy version of the classic pudding - full of sticky dates and maple syrup. Yum
1 hour and 35 minutes
Moderately easy
Healthy

Spiced fruit loaf

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(8 ratings)
A treat when freshly baked and spread with butter, then try it toasted for breakfast the next day
2 hours and 40 minutes
Moderately easy

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
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