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12 Healthy Cake Recipes

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12 Healthy Cake Recipes

The words “healthy” and “Christmas cakes” don’t really seem to belong in the same sentence. Unless the sentence is: “That Christmas cake is so not healthy!” Most people chock holiday eating up to being a total wash of their healthy lifestyle, and equate attending holiday parties with tasty treats and yummy drinks that just make them feel guilty.

But you can make healthy holiday sweets! Bring one of these cakes to your next holiday shindig and be the hero to all the sweet-tooth sufferers who don’t want to suffer from the guilt of their food transgressions.

Yummy Gluten-Free, Refined-Sugar-Free Fruitcake

Yes, there’s such a thing as delicious fruitcake. This recipe is so good that it is sold at Bailey Mills Bed & Breakfast in Vermont, and people travel long distances just to get their hands on a loaf.

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Skinny Strawberry Raspberry Cheesecake Trifle

The trick to this delightfully fluffy desert – bursting with berry flavor! – is in the cream. Just buying the low-fat or fat-free versions of the creams and cheese will reduce the caloric content of this dessert significantly. But it does still have a decent amount of sugar, so keep your portion small or substitute with a sugar alternative like stevia.

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Gingerbread Pancakes

Whoever decided cake should be a breakfast option deserves a medal. The beauty of these grain-free pancakes, which are bursting with power-food ingredients, is the gingerbread spice. Your home will be enveloped in the warm and cozy scent of gingerbread for the entire morning.

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Caramel Apple Cheesecake

This recipe requires no baking, and its vegan. It won’t last long at your next holiday gathering.

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Gluten-Free Cinnamon Roll Cake

This cake brings you all the flavor of a cinnamon roll, but it’s less work to make. There’s no waiting for dough to rise, and you don’t have to skimp on the size of your slice!

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Skinny Cake Pops

The trick to these little beauties is substituting fat-free Greek yogurt for butter and oil. Get creative by using a holiday flavor cake box recipe (like pumpkin spice or apple caramel) to make it, and add festive sprinkles!

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Soy Nog Cupcakes

Eggnog is a seasonal favorite, but its calories aren’t so awesome. Plus, if you’re vegan or lactose intolerant, you can’t partake. Fortunately, there’s soy eggnog, and this recipe puts it in a good place – cupcakes!

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Low-Carb Chocolate Mint Torte

Want something that tastes decadent but isn’t? Try this low-carb chocolate torte. Torte is just a fancy name for cake, but the rich ganache and refreshing mint of this cake warrants the fancy title.

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Gluten-Free Vegan Cranberry Orange Cupcakes

While many favorite fruits are out of season in winter, cranberries are in! These gluten-free vegan cupcakes put those deliciously tart berries to good use.

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Candy Cane Cake

What are the holidays without those festive striped candies? Peppermint is a delightful flavor that goes undeniably well with cake. This vegan option keeps the calories low.

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Applesauce Cake

If you’re looking for a good sugar-less option, this recipe serves as a good base that you can customize. Add fruits, nuts and fun decorations to make it more festive.

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Skinny Apple Pie Cake

Take a beloved pie flavor and turn it into a cake — with no guilt. Add this recipe to the “makes my house smell amazing” list.

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