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Lower-sugar recipes

43 Recipes
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Filling lunches, healthy dinners and sweet treats, all containing less than 10g of sugar per serving. Enjoy paella, chicken pie, baked banana cheesecake and more

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  • Moroccan orange & cardamom cake

    Moroccan orange & cardamom cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.20 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

  • Baked banana cheesecake

    Baked banana cheesecake

    A star rating of 2.8 out of 5.5 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

  • Easiest ever paella

    Easiest ever seafood rice

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.327 ratings

    Using pre-prepared mixed seafood makes this dish very easy to put together

  • Spicy chicken & avocado wraps

    Spicy chicken & avocado wraps

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.79 ratings

    Pan-fry lean chicken breast with lime, chilli and garlic, then pile onto seeded tortilla wraps. Cool before assembling if packing for lunch

  • Mascarpone & pineapple cheesecake

    Mascarpone & pineapple cheesecake

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    This clever cheesecake uses crushed oatcakes and desiccated coconut for the base and naturally sweet pineapple for a lower-sugar dessert

  • Cinnamon apple pecan pudding

    Cinnamon apple pecan pudding

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.22 ratings

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

  • Berry almond bakewell

    Berry almond bakewell

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Crisp pastry, sweet raspberries and a nutty frangipane filling make this a lovely dinner party dessert or weekend treat. No one will guess it's low in sugar

  • Baked almond, banana & blueberry cheesecake

    Baked almond, banana & blueberry cheesecake

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.14 ratings

    Sweetened with natural fruits and a little maple syrup, this cheesecake combines ricotta and yogurt for a lower-fat, yet rich and creamy texture

  • Spicy meatballs with chilli black beans

    Spicy meatballs with chilli black beans

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.98 ratings

    Give your favourite meatballs a healthy makeover with this low fat, low calorie, low GI recipe with turkey mince, black beans and avocado

  • Lighter Cassoulet

    Lighter Cassoulet

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    This traditionally rich, slow-cooked, French casserole is made healthier with lean gammon steak and pork shoulder for a hearty, warming meal

  • Sugar-free lemon drizzle cake

    Sugar-free lemon drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.46 ratings

    Sweetened with all-natural xylitol, this sponge has a dense, syrupy texture and keeps well for a few days

  • Oaty hazelnut cookies

    Oaty hazelnut cookies

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.29 ratings

    Soft and slightly chewy, these oaty cookies contain apple and maple syrup instead of sugar. They're packed with hazelnuts which are a good source of vitamins and minerals

  • Lemony tuna & asparagus salad box

    Lemony tuna & asparagus salad box

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    A new take on the classic salad Niçoise. This lean salad is bulked out by storecupboard cannellini beans and flavoured with dill and lemon

  • Zingy salmon & brown rice salad

    Zingy salmon & brown rice salad

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.42 ratings

    This summery recipe has the ideal combination of slow-releasing carbs, lean protein and heart-friendly fats

  • Spicy salmon & lentils

    Spicy salmon & lentils

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.46 ratings

    This dish is easy to cook but still packed full of flavour.

  • Chipotle chicken

    Chipotle chicken

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.38 ratings

    Keep a jar of smoky chipotle chilli paste in your cupboard, to add a kick to a healthy chicken stew

  • Chicken casserole with mushrooms, peas and sauce

    Chicken and mushrooms

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.283 ratings

    A healthy and low calorie chicken casserole with bacon, button mushrooms, peas and a parsley sauce - use chicken thighs for extra flavour and juiciness

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