10 Delicious Sugar-Free Desserts

Whether you have diabetes, are trying out the keto diet, or are simply trying to eat healthier, these sugar-free desserts are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.

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Sugar-Free Chocolate Fudge

Low on sugar doesn’t have to mean low on flavor. Just take a bite of this chocolate fudge, which doesn’t have sugar but tastes just as good as the real deal. Using cream cheese, unsweeted chocolate and your choice of sugar substitute, it comes together in mere minutes.

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Sugar-Free Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Courtesy The Cookie Rookie

Sugar-Free Strawberry Pretzel Salad

There are plenty of Jell-O desserts out there, but this strawberry pretzel salad created by The Cookie Rookie is arguably one of the most well-known (and well-loved). It makes an appearance at family dinners and cookouts everywhere, and this sugar-free version is the perfect balance of sweet and salty, and creamy and crunchy.

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Sugar-Free Apple Pie

This sugar-free pie is so delicious, you can't even detect the artificial sweetener in the filling. I always get rave reviews when I bring it to church potlucks. —Teresa Garlick, Glendale, Arizona
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No-Bake Millionaire Shortbread
Courtesy The Big Man’s World

No-Bake Millionaire Shortbread

This dessert is low-carb, dairy-free and sugar-free. It sounds too good to be true—but it isn’t. This caramel shortbread recipe from The Big Man’s World is surprisingly healthy thanks to an ingredients list that includes coconut oil, almond flour and sugar-free maple syrup.

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Dark chocolate ice cream with paprika
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Sugar-Free Ice Cream

Yes, sugar-free ice cream exists. Yes, it’s every bit as tasty as you’d hope for. Take this cool and creamy sugar-free pint. The indulgent recipe calls for whole milk, agave nectar, eggs and heavy cream. Drooling yet?

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Chocolate Muffin topped with Ganache Icing
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Sugar-Free Chocolate Cupcakes

This recipe from the Cake Whiz is what cupcake dreams are made of. Made with Splenda and topped with sugar-free chocolate spread instead of frosting, you’d never guess that the real secret ingredient is actually a splash of brewed coffee.

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Keto Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream
Courtesy Stylish Cravings

Keto Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

You scream, I scream, we all scream for ice cream—sugar-free ice cream, that is. You can make your own mint chocolate chip deliciousness at home with this no-churn recipe created by Stylish Cravings. It uses Stevia and heavy whipping cream, so it’s also keto-friendly.

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Sugar-Free Vanilla Cupcakes

Sugar-Free Vanilla Cupcakes

You can use Swerve to make a delicious, fluffy birthday cupcake. Enjoy this cupcake recipe with a dollop of sugar-free buttercream frosting on top. Just follow a classic recipe for vanilla buttercream frosting, but use powdered Swerve instead of the confectioners’ sugar.

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Ribbon Pudding Pie

Cool, smooth and creamy, this pretty pie is a slice of heaven for people with diabetes and anyone who likes an easy yet impressive dessert. The lovely pudding layers feature a yummy combination of vanilla, chocolate and butterscotch. —Doris Morgan, Verona, Mississippi
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Keto Lemon Cookies
Courtesy Butter Together Kitchen

Keto Lemon Cookies

Team lemon, stand up! These keto cookies from Butter Together Kitchen are everything you want in a citrusy dessert: a little bit sweet, a little bit sour and a whole lot o’ delicious. You can even swap out lemons for limes or oranges, too. But regardless, don’t forget the sugar-free glaze on top!

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Amanda Tarlton
Amanda has more than a decade of media experience, specifically in product testing in the cooking and lifestyle space. As a freelancer for Taste of Home, Amanda writes mostly about foodie finds, home and lifestyle goods and cooking and baking utensils that make life easier (and more fun!). Outside of freelancing, Amanda is the executive editor of commerce at Field & Stream.
When she's not working, Amanda is on the lookout for the best pizzas in town or testing out secret menu items at restaurants and coffee shops.