Cheat's pineapple, Thai basil & ginger sorbet

Low-fat dessert recipes

Say yes to pudding with these tempting recipes.

5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

An easy blended sorbet with vibrant Thai basil and spicy ginger. Try serving with a drizzle of vodka or white rum

5 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A low-fat berry iced dessert bursting with flavour. Sling all your ingredients into a blender and blitz for a refreshing, healthy treat in minutes

5 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This light, fruity dessert is a German summertime staple - a mixed berry compote with custard. The fruity mix is ideal as a topping for granola or stirred through ice cream

30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Fun and fruity individual desserts with a layer of set cream - use portable jam jars to pack up for a picnic

25 mins
More effort
Gluten-free
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This lighter version of a sticky toffee pudding is packed with sticky dates and uses maple syrup instead of sugar – serve it with a dollop of Greek yogurt

1 hr and 35 mins
More effort
14 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A warming autumnal pud that’s low fat, speedy and satisfying

25 mins
Easy
21 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Barney Desmazery's tasty berry dessert is both creamy and low in fat - no cooking needed

15 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A simple, classic low-fat pudding to use up seasonal Bramleys

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this recipe for a low-fat rice pudding, which doesn't skimp on creaminess

2 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
53 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

These classic cocoa puddings with a hot chocolate sauce contain just 215 calories each - and there's a lemon version too

20 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Look no further for a fruity dessert that's both delicious and nourishing

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Turn a can of lychees into a no-fat fragrant dessert. A perfect ending to many meals

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Angela Nilsen discovers a stunning new way for a classic fruity British dessert

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A healthy choice dessert - make it and use up the last of those pick-your-own raspberries

5 mins
Easy
16 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

James Martin's glamorous and refreshingly light dessert will be right at home at a festive dinner party

4 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Italian zabaglione is lovely rippled with a few crushed berries for a quick, outstanding dessert

15 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A fruity family pud for summer - and the bonus is that it's low fat too

45 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Angela Nilsen creates a luscious ice cream that is creamy, fresh and - wait for it.... low-fat!

8 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Lemongrass adds an intriguing citrus taste and fragrance to the syrup for this exotic fruit salad

15 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This panna cotta-style dessert reminds Mary Cadogan of the milk lollies she enjoyed as a girl

3 hrs and 30 mins
More effort
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

An easy and healthy pudding bursting with summer flavour, perfect for a family treat

20 mins
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Great as an easy dessert for Sunday lunch, then use for breakfasts and midweek puds

50 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Whole poached pears make an elegant dinner party dessert, with a red wine sauce and fragrant cinnamon and vanilla

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

A refreshing frozen dessert made from white wine and summer fruit. Ideal for entertaining as it can be made up to a month in advance

25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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