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Healthy No-Bake Desserts

Step away from the oven. We've compiled our favorite no-bake desserts for you to enjoy. With just a little time on the stove top or in the fridge, our no-bake dessert recipes -- including frozen treats and layered bars -- offer a healthy dessert option.


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    • White Chocolate-Cranberry Crispy Treats

      Sprinkle gooey marshmallow crispy treats with fun add-ins, such as pecans and dried cranberries. Not only do they add tasty bursts of flavor, but by picking healthier choices, you add nutrition to a no-bake dessert.

    • Classic Fudge Pops

      Cool down with homemade frozen pops for a healthier version of the refreshing summer treat. Try dipping your sweet freezes in tasty toppers, such as melted chocolate, crushed cookies, and chocolate chips.

    • Four-Layer Nougat Bars

      Not only are these delicious layered bars gorgeous and easy to assemble, but they're packed with all your favorite flavors. Chocolate, caramel, butterscotch, marshmallow creme, peanut butter, and chopped nuts -- there's something for everyone!

    • Key Lime Cheesecake Bars

      These chilled cheesecake bars are full of bright, citrusy flavor -- a perfect guilt-free, cool-down treat. Each bar has fewer than 150 calories per serving and is built on a crunchy graham cracker crust.

    • Crispy Cereal Treats

      Six ingredients. One dish (your slow cooker). This no-bake dessert just couldn't be easier.

    • Chocolate, Coconut, and Almond Bars

      What needs just 20 minutes to prep, an hour to stand, and is full of all things yummy? These no-bake dessert bars! They're full of chocolate, marshmallows, coconut, and almonds, and only require 7 ingredients to make!

    • Chocolate Trail Mix

      Trail mix may be a no-bake staple, but our sweet version offers all the indulgence without the calories. Salty pretzels and sweet chocolate clusters mingle with dried cherries, cranberries, and freeze-dried raspberries in this easy dessert recipe.

    • Homemade Greek Frozen Yogurt

      Tangy, sweet, and packed with with protein, this no-bake dessert is the perfect remedy for hot summer days. Watch to see our tips for making the perfect creamy Greek frozen yogurt.

    • Double-Decker Layered Fudge

      White chocolate, dark chocolate, and marshmallow combine in these rich and creamy no-bake fudge squares. Bonus: These bite-size treats are surprisingly easy, requiring only a few minutes on the stove top before chilling.

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      Mini Chocolate and Yogurt Parfaits

      We layered these chocolaty parfaits with ingredients such as Greek yogurt and honey for a sweet treat without all the calories. Cherry jam on top adds a tangy flavor to the no-bake dessert.

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      Tiramisu Bites

      Add a bit of Italian flair to your dessert with these bite-size tiramisu treats. Two of these no-bake delights are just 189 calories.

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      Nutty Marshmallow Cheer Bars

      Simple marshmallow bars get a sweet-and-salty makeover with quick and easy mix-ins. Chocolate, nuts, caramel, and oat cereal add a variety of flavors and still keep this potluck-perfect dessert under 200 calories.

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      Spiced Apricots in Dark Chocolate

      Quench your chocolate craving for just 51 calories per serving! You only need three ingredients to make these spicy-sweet healthy no-bake treats.

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      Chocolate-Date Truffles with Walnuts

      We love how these walnut-date truffles use cocoa powder to add chocolaty flavor without the work of melting chocolate. Even better is the fact that you get two of these sweet confections for just 105 calories!

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      Almond-Tangerine Panna Cotta

      Turn to this silky-smooth, no-bake confection for an elegant chilled dessert that's perfect for beating summer heat. The trick to keeping this recipe low-cal? Greek yogurt and fresh fruit!

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      Mint Greek Frozen Yogurt

      We love this no-bake, frozen dessert that's high in protein and low in sugar -- perfect for summer days and summer diets. A few sprigs of mint add fresh, cool flavor to this sweet treat.

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      Spiced Zinfandel Granita with Grapes and Cream

      Sweet treats get a grown-up twist with this cinnamon-spiced granita. Cinnamon, citrus, and red wine fill this frozen dessert with enticing flavor. Add a spoonful of whipped cream, and it's ready to serve!

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      Healthy Summer Desserts

      Take advantage of fresh, in-season produce and enjoy these healthy dessert recipes at your next barbecue, block party, or casual summer dinner. Plus, these summer desserts are so delicious and satisfying that you won't even notice they're lower in fat and calories!
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