These 21 Healthy Dessert Recipes have a variety of treats – from paleo blondies to vegan parfaits, there’s a recipe for every sweet tooth. They’re all deliciously classic, satisfying, and made with healthy ingredients!

Healthy Dessert Recipes with Good-for-you Ingredients

We’re always looking for ways to sneakily healthify our favourite dessert recipes, while still maintaining their delicious flavours!

Whether it’s making a recipe gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo, vegan, or refined-sugar-free, there’s always a way to make a healthy dessert delicious, without sacrificing flavour. We rounded up our favourite healthy dessert recipes that put a better-for-you twist on our favourite desserts, from grain-free brownies to healthy Rice Krispie treats!

In this post, you’ll find 21 healthy dessert recipes that are indulgent, easy to make, and will satisfy your sweetest tooth!


1. Vegan Strawberry Cheesecake Popsicles

a top down view of a bunch of vegan strawberry cheesecake popsicles on a marble board

These Vegan Strawberry Cheesecake Popsicles are made with fresh strawberries and coconut yogurt, making a refreshing treat free of added sugars and artificial ingredients!

2. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls

Chocolate chip cookie dough ball with a bite taken out of it

These Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls are made with only 7 ingredients, and they taste like you’re eating a spoonful of cookie dough, without the raw eggs or flour!

3. Triple Chocolate Chia Pudding

3 cups of chocolate chia pudding

This Triple Chocolate Chia Pudding is the perfect fix for a chocolate craving, with three different layers of rich, creamy sweetness!

4. Paleo Tahini Blondies

a paleo tahini blondie with a bite taken out of it

These Paleo Tahini Blondies are made with almond flour and tahini for a soft, chewy healthy dessert recipe that is grain-free, gluten-free, and sweet as can be!

5. Healthy Apple Crisp

This Healthy Apple Crisp is loaded with fresh, crunchy apples and a fibre-filled crisp topping that tastes like a crunchy oatmeal cookie!

6. Almond Flour Brownies with Matcha Mint Frosting

almond flour brownies with matcha mint frosting

These Almond Flour Brownies with Matcha Mint Frosting are a grain-free and dairy-free treat packed with cakey chocolate goodness! They’re topped with a dairy-free frosting that’s loaded with matcha flavour.

7. Raw Salted Caramel Slice

a stack of three salted caramel slices

These Raw Salted Caramel Slices are made with an almond flour cookie base, date caramel center and a homemade chocolate topping. This healthy dessert recipe is a delicious no-bake treat with a variety of flavours and textures!

8. Snickers Chia Pudding

a cup of snickers chia pudding topped with cacao nibs, crushed peanuts and yogurt

This Snickers Chia Pudding is made with a super-rich chocolatey chia pudding base and topped off with a peanut butter caramel and crunchy peanuts. It’s vegan, gluten-free, and made with healthy ingredients!

9. Vegan Banana Cream Pie Parfaits

a cup of vegan banana cream pie parfait with a spoon next to it

These Vegan Banana Cream Pie Parfaits are made with delicious layers of vanilla pudding, graham crackers and sliced bananas for a rich and creamy dessert!

10. Flourless Fudge Hazelnut Brownies

a chocolate hazelnut brownie topped with powdered sugar

These Flourless Fudge Hazelnut Brownies are exactly how they sound. Fudgy, flourless, rich, gooey, and loaded with bittersweet chocolate – they’re sneakily healthy, just how we like them!

11. Raspberry Crumble Bars

raspberry crumble bar with a bite taken out of it

These Raspberry Crumble Bars are made with simple and fresh ingredients like oats, raspberries (duh), and chia seeds and coconut oil. They make a gluten-free, vegan, and refined-sugar-free snack sure to satisfy your sweet tooth!

12. Chocolate Macaroon Energy Balls

chocolate macaroon energy balls

These Chocolate Macaroon Energy Balls are made with just three ingredients for an easy yet healthy dessert recipe. They’re sticky, chocolatey, and sweet, and make the perfect snack or energy boost!

13. Chocolate Coconut Brownies

a no bake coconut brownie with a bite taken out of it

These No-Bake Chocolate Coconut Brownies have a fudgey brownie bottom, topped with creamy coconut and rich dark chocolate. They’re also refined sugar-free, vegan, and gluten-free!

14. Raspberry Coconut Creamsicles

raspberry coconut creamsicles

These Raspberry Coconut Creamsicles are filled with raspberry and coconut flavour thanks to just a few healthy ingredients! They’re 100% all-natural, gluten-free, vegan, and refined sugar-free!

15. Healthy Chocolate Rice Krispie Treats

a rice Krispie treat with a bite taken out of it

These Healthy Chocolate Rice Krispie Treats are made with all natural, gluten-free, and vegan ingredients. They’re topped with a rich chocolatey layer and flaked sea salt for a rich sweet treat!

16. Chocolate Chunk Tahini Oatmeal Cookies

chocolate chunk tahini oatmeal cookies

This recipe for Chocolate Chunk Tahini Oatmeal Cookies are a mix of all of your favourite cookie recipes, from chocolate chip to oatmeal to sea salt cookies. It’s a salty and sweet cookie that are vegan, gluten-free, refined sugar-free, and filled with fibre and protein!

17. Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

a stack of dark chocolate almond butter cups with the top one missing a bite out of it

These Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups are easy to make, and are a healthy alternative to store-bought nut butter cups! They’re lower in sugar and only need a few simple ingredients!

18. Chocolate Raspberry Chia Pudding

three cups of chocolate and raspberry chia pudding topped with raspberries and fresh mint

This Chocolate Raspberry Chia Pudding combines two delicious flavours in layers, so there’s a delicious chocolate raspberry combination in every bite! Each layer is gluten-free, dairy-free, and high in protein!

19. Healthy Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

strawberry rhubarb crisp in a baking dish with a spoon in it

This Healthy Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp is loaded with fresh fruits, gluten-free oats, and a crunchy cinnamon crisp that balances out the sweetness of the filling.

20. Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Blossoms

a peanut butter blossom cookie with a bite taken out of it

These Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Blossoms are chewy, sweet, and rich in peanut butter flavor. They are completely flourless and grain-free, and each is topped with a sweet chocolate treat!

21. Healthy Chocolate Scotcheroos

These Healthy Chocolate Scotcheroos are a peanut butter take on classic Rice Krispie treats! They’re made with brown rice syrup, peanut butter and a dark chocolate layer for a light and crispy healthy dessert recipe.