Health-conscious but still love dessert? Well, now you can have your cake and eat it, too! We give you six decadent dessert ideas that are irresistible but won’t put you in a calorie overload.
If you’re after a sweet treat in a hurry then these delicious banana-and-toffee-flavoured banoffee pots are the perfect thing. Just 1 464 kilojoules per serving – yum!
If you’re a coffee fan then this lovely dessert is right up your alley, as it comes with a delightful coffee and nut syrup. Best of all – it’s not so heavy on the calories!
This delicious pineapple and coconut cake is a twist on a traditional upside-down bake. Using fresh pineapple instead of the usual tinned version gives it a much more subtle flavour and a slightly more tart, grown-up finish. Just 1 816 kilojoules per portion.
At just 1 632 kilojoules per serving, this delicious treat is so decadent that even a thin slice will do.
Top Tip: Roll up the sponge straight from the oven while it is still pliable or it will crack and be difficult to roll.
The Dutch baby is an impressive dish, like a sweet version of a Yorkshire pudding. It can even double as a sweet brunch, and it’s just 920 kilojoules per serving.
Another decadent dessert that’s under 2 000 kilojoules is this fancy pud. At just 2 029 kilojoules per serving, this dessert is ready in just under an hour, and looks fabulous!
Compiled by Food and Decor Editor, Claire Badenhorst
As the food and decor editor of Woman&Home, Claire enjoys nothing more than eating great food in beautiful locations. In a perfect world, she would travel for a living and have a Lord of the Rings marathon every weekend.