In the summer, we all want to try something refreshing, delicious, and tasty. Most often, the choice comes down to ice cream, but there are other desserts that are also delicious and at the same time healthy with few calories and many vitamins.
How often do you eat healthy desserts?
If you are from those who are fond of quick and easy but healthy desserts, then you are in the right place. These 10 healthy summer desserts are perfectly sweet and at the same time, a healthy snacks ideal for the whole family at any part of the day.
Coconut Cream Pops
For these delicious coconut cream pops you need 12 oz. can of fat-free evaporated milk, a 14 oz. can of lite coconut milk, 1/2 cup of powdered sugar, 2 tsp of coconut extract, cinnamon and 1/2 a cup of shredded sweetened coconut. Mix all the ingredients and pour the mixture into popsicle molds, freeze overnight. The next day enjoy your refreshing summer dessert! Click here to try it.
Vanilla Panna Cotta With Passion fruit
Yes, it’s a slightly sweet creamy vanilla pudding with some exotic passion fruit, and it tastes so good! You need one cup of coconut milk into a saucepan with 1 and 1/2 tsp of unflavored gelatin. When the pan is medium heated add another cup of coconut milk and two tablespoons of raw honey. Remove the pan and add a dash of vanilla extract and let the mixture cool. Divide the mixture into cups and leave in the fridge overnight. In the morning the vanilla panna cotta is ready. Serve it with a topping of passion fruit and honey! Click here to try it.
Skinny Strawberry Cheesecake
In those hot summer days, all you need is creamy and healthy, skinny strawberry cheesecake with low calories. Follow the instructions – Preheat the oven to 375 degrees and put two mini one-cup jars in a baking dish with water so that the water comes up about 1 inch beside the jars and set aside. Then mix 1 cup of 2% Greek yogurt, 1/3 cup of white sugar, 1/2 tsp of vanilla bean paste, one large egg, and 1 and 1/2 tsp of cornstarch in a food processor. Divide the mixture into the jars and bake them 26 minutes. Chill and put them in the fridge for 4 hours. Prepare strawberries and honey topping – put 2 cups of strawberries and honey into a saucepan and cook until liquified. In the end, top your cheesecakes with your strawberry topping and enjoy in your healthy summer dessert! Click here to try it.
Greek Yogurt Fudge Pops
These delicious Greek Yogurt Fudge Pops are chocolate guilt-free refreshment saviors ideal for those hot summer nights. First, put 8 oz. of semi-sweet chocolate chips in a bowl and set aside. Next, combine 1 and 1/2 cups of 1% milk, 1/3 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder, two tablespoons of sugar, 1 tsp of vanilla, and 1/4 tsp of kosher salt in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Mix until cocoa is dissolved and then let it simmer for about 7 minutes. Pour the hot mixture over the semi-sweet chocolate chips. Whisk until all of the chocolate do not melt and add 1 cup of 2% Greek yogurt. Cool the mixture and freeze in popsicle molds overnight. Next morning you’ll have a perfect Greek Yogurt Fudge Pops! Click here to try it.
These s’mores are crunchy, sticky, soft and healthy summer dessert with a unique flavor kick. It’s easy – toast your marshmallow, grab some graham crackers and dark chocolate squares, and sprinkle some fresh rosemary and orange peel zest on the melted marshmallow before closing it up in between your graham crackers. Enjoy! Click here to try it.
Lemon Raspberry Froyo
Instead of eating ice cream, we suggest making the incredibly refreshing and delicious lemon raspberry frozen yogurt. It’s sweet, nutritious, healthy and creamy perfect summer dessert ready in a couple of minutes! It’s so easy and quick to make, and you need only four ingredients – one cup of greek yogurt, 12 oz. of frozen raspberries, 1/3 cup of lemon juice, and 3 tablespoons of honey. Blend all the ingredients in a food processor or blender and for the finish – decorate with a topping of your choice. Click here to try it.
We all love watermelons, so you’ll probably love these watermelon slushies. You need 6 cups of watermelon puree without the seeds, honey or agave and store it in the fridge overnight. The next day you’ll have the most refreshing and healthy watermelon slushies ready to serve! Click here to try it.
Grilled Peach Shortcake
We all love to eat grilled fruit in the summer, so why not prepare a grilled peach shortcake. Before starting the cooking, you need to leave a can of full-fat coconut milk in the fridge overnight. Then, place a medium glass bowl in the refrigerator the morning after for about 15 minutes. Now comes the cautious part – remove the can of coconut milk gently, so that you don’t mix the cream and the water. Then gently remove the cream part out and put it into your chilled bowl. Add 1 tsp of vanilla and 2 tsp of honey to the cream mixture and use a beater to mix the ingredients for 3 minutes, and again place the mixture back into the fridge. Heat your grill and grill halved peaches. On your favorite shortbread add your cream mixture and your grilled peaches and enjoy! Click here to try it.
Blackberry Thyme Yogurt Popsicles
These blackberry thyme yogurt popsicles are refreshing sweet summer madness. You need 1 cup of plain greek yogurt, 2 tbsp of lemon juice, 2 tbsp of honey, and 1 and 1/2 tsp of fresh thyme. Add all the ingredients in the food processor and mix well. Then place the mixture into popsicle molds and freeze them overnight. The next day you’ll have the most delicious summer dessert ready to eat! Click here to try it.