30 Easy Lower-Fat Desserts

From a decadent chocolate trifle to fruity sorbets, these killer desserts are not only simple to make, but they contain less fat than your taste buds would have you think.

Fat-Free Bread Pudding

"This was delicious. The cooked apples were soft and tender, which worked well with the juicy raisins."


Blueberry Muffins

"I made this recipe using frozen blueberries and they were absolutely wonderful!"

-Sydney Mike

Sugar-Free Eclairs

"These turned out fabulous and I was surprised by how simple they were to make. Nobody believed that they were sugar free."


Brown Sugar Brownies (Blondies)

"I've never had blondies as good as these. They came out so moist, just like a brownie!"

-Maggi Lynn

Low-Fat Fudge Brownies

"These are wonderful, dense, fudgy brownies! I will definitely make these again."


Gingersnap Cookies

"These were soft and delicious. They taste too good to be so low in calories!"


Light Chocolate Mousse

"This is a lovely mousse! The consistency was very light and airy — it made for a special after-dinner treat."


Low-Fat Apple Cake

"Wonderful! This apple cake was even good for breakfast. It has a sponge cake-like texture."


Lower-Fat Double Chocolate Cookies

"These cookies were fantastically soft and fudgey. They fixed my chocolate craving, and my kids didn't even know the difference!"


Cranberry Ice

"This was great! It was a nice refreshing treat, and it was easy to make, too."

-Shelby Jo

Healthy Devil's Food Cake

"This was moist, delicious and a huge hit! No one knew it was a 'light' cake."

-Marg (CaymanDesigns)

Peanut Butter Balls

"For an easy-to-make dessert, these peanut butter balls can't be beat. I've already had a couple for breakfast this morning and don't feel very guilty about it!"


Low-Fat Chocolate Raspberry Trifle

"This is a snap to make, it's easy on the waistline and amazingly delicious! Raspberries really make this trifle extra-special."

-Marg (CaymanDesigns)

Low-Fat Chocolate Apple Snack Cake

"This excellent snack cake was very moist and packed a lot of flavor! It was so easy to make."

-The Esquire

Light Rocky Mountain Mini Cheesecakes

"What an elegant way to serve cheesecake! These 12 mini-cakes are delicious and low-fat! If you only have large marshmallows, just use scissors to cut them into smaller pieces."


Extreme Low-Fat Chocolate Cake

"Not only is this cake easy to make, it's even easier to eat! The texture is soft, chocolatey and just plain 'ol good. Now I can have something sweet and delicious while I'm trying to lose a few pounds!"


Banana Sorbet

"This recipe is just awesome! I'll be making this often and trying different add-ins and flavor combinations."


German Chocolate Bundt Cake

"This is a beautiful cake! I topped the glaze with pecans and coconut."


Low-Calorie "Ice Cream" Sandwiches

"Amazing! I made my sandwiches with low-fat cinnamon graham crackers and absolutely loved them. Sweets without the guilt!"


Light Yellow Cake

"This cake was very light in texture yet still moist and tasty. No one could tell it was low in calories!"

-Marg (CaymanDesigns)

Light Cranberry Bars

"These taste wonderful, and you would never know that they're light! I make them year-round using frozen cranberries."

-Brooke the Cook in WI

Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake for One

"I found myself in need of a chocolate fix tonight, and had nothing on hand. This was perfect!"


Skinny Pineapple Cake

"This cake is moist and bursting full of flavor. It goes great with a big cup of coffee."


Chocolate Cupcakes

"I am amazed by this cupcake. Even though it's low-fat as well as low-cholesterol, it has a rich taste and texture."


Coconut-Mandarin Parfaits

"How can something so incredibly simple taste so amazing? The flavors go perfectly together."


Lemony Fruit Salad

"This was a nice change for a fresh fruit salad! I used mandarin oranges, pineapple chunks, kiwi and banana."


Weight Watchers Whoopie Pies

"These were excellent! They had a rich chocolate taste and baked up beautifully."


Low-Fat Banana Bars

"So glad I tried these bars! They had a nice and dense brownie-like texture, and the frosting was terrific."


Fresh Fruit With Greek Yogurt Dip

"Love the combination of fresh fruit and yogurt."

-May I Have That Recipe

Low-Fat Banana Bread

"This banana bread was so easy and turned out great!"

-Chris from Kansas