We've gathered twenty top-rated recipes under 300 calories to satisfy your cravings.
October 29, 2007
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20 Ways to Indulge Your Cravings
20 Ways to Indulge Your Cravings What do you crave? Chocolate? French fries? Pizza? A recent Tufts University study suggests you're not alone. 91% of participants in the study reported having cravings, and the most commonly craved foods were chocolate and salty snacks.
We've gathered twenty top-rated recipes to satisfy your hunger. The collection includes everything from Garlic Fries to Fudgy Mocha Toffee Brownies, and since they're all under 300 calories per serving, you can stay healthy without feeling guilty.
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Ice Cream Treasures
Ice Cream Treasures Recipe Use any combination of cereals you like. This frozen dessert would also be delicious with chocolate ice cream and chopped walnuts instead of almonds.
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Malted Chocolate Ice Cream
Malted Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe The ice cream mixture may become grainy just after you stir in the malted milk powder, but that will eventually dissolve. You'll love scooping up this sensational dessert.
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Pecan Pie Ice Cream
Pecan Pie Ice Cream Recipe Stove-top custard reminiscent of pecan pie filling is swirled in after churning to create an ice cream that tastes like pecan pie à la mode.
Chocolate Lava Cakes with Pistachio Cream Recipe These flourless chocolate cakes are as rich as a restaurant dessert, but they're made with a fraction of the fat and no dairy butter. When these cakes bake, the gooey filling causes the center to sink in.
12 of 21Photography: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Jan Gautro
Fudgy Sheet Cake
Fudgy Sheet Cake Recipe Frosting a cake soon after it cools maintains its moistness. If you must delay that step, wrap the cake in plastic wrap.
13 of 21Photography: Randy Mayor; Styling: Jan Gautro
Chocolate Fudge Pie
Chocolate Fudge Pie Recipe Shortcuts like refrigerated pie dough and frozen whipped topping make this an easy, elegant treat. It's a great make-ahead dessert as it needs to chill at least 4 hours.
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Garlic Fries Recipe Tossing crisp oven fries in a small amount of butter and garlic after cooking makes them unbelievably rich, yet still lower in fat than fast food fries.
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Spicy Steak Fries
Spicy Steak Fries Recipe Add a spicy seasoning blend to this healthier take on steak fries and serve with grilled beef or veggie burgers.