Food & Drink

18 Desserts With 50 Calories Or Less

Sweet and light and oh-so-right.
10/08/2014 07:00am ET | Updated October 8, 2014

A slice of pumpkin pecan cheesecake at the Cheesecake Factory contains 1,080 calories. There is a time and a place for such a rich dessert, maybe, but the time is not every day after dinner. Just a single serving amounts to over half the recommended daily calorie intake for the average adult. Yeesh.

When you're hankering for something sweet but on the opposite side of the Cheesecake Factory spectrum, look no further than these 18 tasty, lightened-up desserts below. All of them are fit to satisfy a sugar craving, and none have more than 50 calories apiece. Yahoo!

1
Ultimate Healthy Vanilla Cupcakes (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 50 calories per serving. Get the Ultimate Healthy Vanilla Cupcakes recipe by Foodie Fiasco
2
Four-Minute Coconut Macaroons (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Chocolate Covered Katie
This recipe contains 30 calories per serving. Get the Four-Minute Coconut Macaroons recipe by Chocolate Covered Katie
3
Chocolate Avocado Cookies (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 30 calories per serving. Get the Chocolate Avocado Cookies recipe by Foodie Fiasco
4
Chocolate Fudge Truffles (Gluten-Free)
Desserts With Benefits
This recipe contains 50 calories per serving. Get the Chocolate Fudge Truffles recipe by Desserts With Benefits
5
37 Calorie Brownies
Broma Bakery
This recipe contains 37 calories per serving. Get the 37 Calorie Brownies recipe by Broma Bakery
6
No-Bake Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies (Vegan)
Chocolate Covered Katie
This recipe contains 26 calories per serving. Get the No-Bake Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies recipe by Chocolate Covered Katie
7
Chocolate Covered Banana Split Bites (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Food Doodles
This recipe contains 48 calories per serving. Get the Chocolate Covered Banana Split Bites recipe by Food Doodles
8
Brownie Stuffed Cookie (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 30 calories per serving. Get the Brownie Stuffed Cookie recipe by Foodie Fiasco
9
Raw Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites (Vegan)
Getting My Just Desserts
This recipe contains 50 calories per serving. Get the Raw Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites recipe by Getting My Just Desserts
10
Blueberry Mint Coconut Water Paleo Popsicles
A Happy Food Dance
This recipe contains 50 calories per serving. Get the Blueberry Mint Coconut Water Paleo Popsicles recipe by A Happy Food Dance
11
Homemade Healthy Nutter Butters (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 25 calories per serving. Get the Homemade Healthy Nutter Butters recipe by Foodie Fiasco
12
Blueberry Banana Protein Muffins
Peanut Butter And Fitness
This recipe contains 50 calories per serving. Get the Blueberry Banana Protein Muffins recipe by Peanut Butter And Fitness
13
Chunky Monkey Cookies (Vegan)
Six Sisters Stuff
This recipe contains 47 calories per serving. Get the Chunky Monkey Cookies recipe by Six Sisters' Stuff
14
Homemade Healthy Samoas (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
This recipe contains 30 calories per serving. Get the Homemade Healthy Samoas recipe by Foodie Fiasco
15
Cookie Butter Cookies (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 30 calories per serving. Get the Cookie Butter Cookies recipe by Foodie Fiasco
16
Chocolate Chip Nutella Filled Cookies (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 34 calories per serving. Get the Chocolate Chip Nutella Filled Cookies recipe by Foodie Fiasco
17
Healthy Three Musketeers Bars (Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 25 calories per serving. Get the Cookie Butter Cookies recipe by Foodie Fiasco
18
Homemade Mounds Bars (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Foodie Fiasco
This recipe contains 29 calories per serving. Get the Homemade Mounds Bars recipe by Foodie Fiasco

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