21 Healthy Christmas Treats – BEST Christmas Dessert Recipes

Who says you can’t eat Christmas sweets when you are living healthily? Get your dose of delicious BUT healthy Christmas treats with these 21 best Christmas dessert recipes you will surely love! See also Healthy Sweet Snacks and Chewy Vegan Christmas Cookies.

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21. Peanut Butter Balls

I just tried this amazing recipe for chocolate-covered treats, and I have to share it with you! The key is to watch your serving size, but trust me, it’s totally worth it.

Each bite is under 150 calories, but packs in 9 g of healthy fats from your choice of peanut butter blend. And here’s a pro tip – go with a brand that avoids adding any extra salt or sugar. That way, you get all the delicious flavor without any of the unnecessary additives.

So why not give this recipe a try and indulge in some seriously yummy and healthy chocolate-covered treats? You won’t regret it!

20. No Bake White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

Do you want to hear about the most amazing healthy treat that’s perfect for the holidays? I just found this recipe for no-bake white chocolate cranberry cookies, and they’re seriously to die for! So why not give them a try and whip up some delicious and healthy no-bake white chocolate cranberry cookies this Christmas? Trust me, your taste buds and your body will thank you!

19. Chocolate Peppermint Paleo Sugar Cookies Recipe

Do you have a Christmas party coming up and need a yummy treat to bring? Well, I’ve got just the thing for you – chocolate peppermint swirl soft Paleo sugar cookies! They’re seriously so delicious and perfect for the holiday season. And let’s be real, this time of year can be super hectic, so why not make your life easier with these simple yet festive cookies?

These cookies are a combination of chocolate and peppermint in a soft sugar cookie that’s not only easy to make, but also Paleo. Trust me, they’re going to be a hit at any holiday gathering you bring them to. So why not give them a try and indulge in some seriously yummy chocolate peppermint cookies? You won’t regret it!

18. Paleo Shortbread Cookies w/Chocolate Cranberry Ganache

You won’t believe what I just made – the most amazing shortbread cookies ever! They’re seriously the perfect balance of crispy and soft, and the best part is that they’re completely grain-free and sweetened only with honey. And let’s not forget about the yummy pears, cranberries, and pistachios that are packed into each cookie. Trust me, they’re over-the-top delicious and totally worth making.

And get this – these cookies are actually my first paleo baking success! You remember my previous baking woes, right? These cookies are so simple to make, but they look super fancy, making them perfect for any occasion. So why not give them a try and indulge in some seriously amazing paleo shortbread cookies? Yes please!

17. The BEST Pecan Pie Bars (Dairy-Free)

Can we just take a minute to celebrate how amazing fall and pie season is? There’s just something about baking warm and delicious pies that makes the house feel extra cozy, don’t you think?

And speaking of pies, I have to tell you about these Pecan Pie Bars. They’re seriously the best ever! And the best part is that they’re not only incredibly delicious, but also vegetarian and dairy-free, making them the perfect wholesome dessert recipe for Christmas. Trust me, these bars are so yummy and will definitely impress your friends and family. So why not give them a try and indulge in some seriously amazing Pecan Pie Bars this holiday season? You won’t regret it!


16. Almond Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies

I just made the most amazing Almond Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies, and I have to share the recipe with you! These cookies are seriously so easy to make and taste incredible. And the best part is that they’re gluten-free and healthy, but you’d never even guess it! In just 30 minutes total, you can have a batch of these delicious cookies ready to go. If you liked our Chocolate Chip Healthy Cookies or Healthy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies recipes, you and your family are definitely going to love this grain-free version. So why not give it a try and indulge in some seriously yummy and healthy cookies? You won’t regret it!

15. Pistachio and Pomegranate Yogurt Bark (Gluten-Free, Low Carb)

This colourful and healthier Pistachio and Pomegranate Frozen Yogurt Bark is an easy to make yogurt snack or dessert that the whole family will love. It needs only 4 common ingredients and a few mins to make. Suitable for people following a Gluten-Free or Low Carb diet.

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14. Best Easy Chocolate Hummus Ever (Vegan, GF)

Chocolate Hummus is a dreamy and sweet holiday dessert hummus that’s actually healthy (but no one will know it). It is a great spread, appetizer, dip, dessert, snack and me time treat that the whole family will love.

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13. Oreo Truffles Balls With Condensed Milk

While Oreo is a favorite among st everyone. Oreo balls can be made with cream cheese or condensed milk. Oreo balls with condensed milk are sweet so I suggest making small balls.

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12. Chocolate Salami Recipe

This chocolate salami is one of those recipes that makes me very excited. I just can’t have enough of these. I made these before the festive season for guests, or I should say if I had any guest under lockdown for coronavirus. Useless to say, I ate these all alone, YUM.

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11. Keto Chocolate Swiss Roll Cake Recipe

This Low Carb Chocolate Roulade or as some can call it Keto Chocolate Swiss Roll Cake is not only Sugar-free but Grain-free, gluten-free and also scrumptiously soft, fluffy and creamy, filled with cocoa aroma. With only 2g of carbs, this perfect Keto Dessert choice is for your Christmas table or just a party you are planning to attend.


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10. Best Chocolate Fudge Recipe

Wonderfully sweet, delightfully gooey, this is without question the best chocolate fudge recipe made without condensed milk (and sugar!) you’re ever going to have! Feel free to indulge yourself with this vegan fudge without any guilt or second guessing.

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9.  15-Minute Pomegranate Parfaits with Pistachios

Beautiful and delicious Pomegranate Parfaits Recipe with Pistachios and Mascarpone Cream is a perfect Christmas dessert. These rich, creamy, festive and gorgeous looking layered parfaits take just 15 minutes to make!

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8. Pomegranate Dark Chocolate Bites

This pomegranate dark chocolate bites recipe is ridiculously simple and delicious. We are talking three very simple ingredients (chocolate, pomegranates, and sea salt), minimal prep time, and maximum flavor.

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7. Grinch Fruit Kabobs – Favorite Christmas Dessert

These adorable Grinch fruit kabobs are a fun and healthy holiday snack to make with your kids! Turn green grapes, banana slices, strawberries and mini marshmallows into a festive snack to enjoy while cozying up on the couch to watch How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

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6. Peppermint Bark Pretzels  – Healthy Christmas Snack!

Peppermint Bark Pretzels are a sweet and savory Christmas candy made with white chocolate, pretzel sticks, and crushed candy cane. This easy holiday recipe makes the perfect edible Christmas gift, stocking stuffer, party favor, or fun addition to your Christmas candy and cookie tray.

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5. Sugar Plums – Best Healthy Christmas Treat

These festive sugar plums are a classic holiday treat. This version is made with all raw, healthy ingredients for a nutritious spin on the classic sugarplum recipe holiday candy.

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4. Gingerbread Chocolate Chip Bites

These gingerbread chocolate chip bites are a great no-bake, festive and healthy snack that come together in just 10 minutes.

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3. Protein Ball Recipe {Gingerbread Protein Bites}

An easy protein ball recipe is one of my favorite snacks to keep the holiday munchies at bay! These little snacks are packed with protein and taste just like a gingerbread cookie!

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2. Oatmeal Raisin Peppermint Cookies (Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies)

Oatmeal Raisin Peppermint Cookies are the perfect combination of chewy, chocolate and mint for your new favorite Peppermint holiday cookies.

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1. Coconut Snowballs – Healthy Christmas Treat

I know many parents are on the hunt for gluten-free snacks and/or dairy-free snacks for their kids. Particularly if they are allergy kids.

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Healthy Christmas Treats - 21 Best Christmas Dessert Recipes

healthy christmas desserts

Who says you can't eat Christmas sweets when you are living healthily? Get your dose of delicious BUT healthy Christmas treats with these 21 best Christmas dessert recipes you will surely love! See also Healthy Christmas Snacks and Chewy Vegan Christmas Cookies.


  • Pistachio and Pomegranate Frozen Yogurt Bark
  • Best Easy Chocolate Hummus Ever
  • Oreo Truffles Balls With Condensed Milk
  • Chocolate Salami Recipe
  • Keto Chocolate Swiss Roll Cake Recipe


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