Looking for healthy and delicious dessert recipes that fit into your Optavia diet? Well, you’ve come to the right place! In this article, I’ll be sharing some mouthwatering Optavia dessert recipes that will satisfy your sweet tooth without derailing your progress. Whether you’re craving something chocolaty, fruity, or creamy, these recipes will help you stay on track with your health goals while indulging in a guilt-free treat.
One of my favorite Optavia dessert recipes is the Chocolate Avocado Pudding. This rich and creamy pudding is packed with nutrients and antioxidants from avocados, making it a decadent yet nutritious option. With just a few simple ingredients like cocoa powder, almond milk, and a touch of sweetness from stevia or another low-calorie sweetener of your choice, you can whip up this velvety smooth dessert in no time.
Optavia Dessert Recipes
Decadent Chocolate Brownie Bites
When it comes to indulging your sweet tooth on the Optavia program, these Decadent Chocolate Brownie Bites are a must-try. Made with wholesome ingredients and packed with rich chocolate flavor, they’ll satisfy your cravings without derailing your health goals.
To make these delicious brownie bites, you’ll need:
- 1 packet of Optavia Fudgy Brownies
- 2 tablespoons of almond flour
- 1 tablespoon of unsweetened cocoa powder
- 1/4 teaspoon of baking powder
- 3 tablespoons of unsweetened applesauce
- 2 tablespoons of water
- Optional: sugar-free chocolate chips for extra decadence
Here’s how to whip up a batch:
- Preheat your oven to the temperature specified on the Optavia Fudgy Brownies packet.
- In a mixing bowl, combine the brownie mix, almond flour, cocoa powder, and baking powder.
- Add in the unsweetened applesauce and water, and stir until well combined.
- If desired, fold in some sugar-free chocolate chips for an extra burst of chocolaty goodness.
- Scoop the batter into a greased mini muffin tin or lined baking pan.
- Bake according to the instructions on the Optavia Fudgy Brownies packet or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
- Allow them to cool before enjoying these bite-sized delights.
These Decadent Chocolate Brownie Bites are perfect for satisfying cravings while staying on track with your Optavia journey.
Creamy Vanilla Cheesecake Bars
Indulge in creamy goodness with these luscious Creamy Vanilla Cheesecake Bars that will leave you wanting more. With their velvety texture and delightful vanilla flavor, they’re a guilt-free treat that’s sure to please.
To make these delectable cheesecake bars, gather the following ingredients:
- 1 packet of Optavia Vanilla Shakes
- 2 ounces of reduced-fat cream cheese, softened
- 1/4 cup of plain nonfat Greek yogurt
- 1 tablespoon of almond flour
- 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
Here’s how you can whip up this scrumptious dessert:
- In a mixing bowl, combine the Optavia Vanilla Shake mix, softened cream cheese, Greek yogurt, almond flour, and vanilla extract.
- Mix until well combined and smooth.
- Pour the mixture into a greased baking dish or individual silicone molds for portion control.
- Smooth the top with a spatula for an even finish.
- Place in the refrigerator to set for at least two hours or until firm.
- Once set, slice into bars and savor every creamy bite.
These Creamy Vanilla Cheesecake Bars are not only delicious but also packed with protein to keep you feeling satisfied.
Fruity Strawberry Shortcake Parfait
If you’re craving something fruity and refreshing, look no further than this delightful Fruity Strawberry Shortcake Parfait. With layers of juicy strawberries, light whipped topping, and crumbled cake pieces, this dessert is both satisfying and visually appealing.
To create your own Fruity Strawberry Shortcake Parfait masterpiece, gather these ingredients:
- Fresh strawberries (sliced)
- Optavia Fuelings Soft-Baked Strawberry Yogurt Bar (crumbled)
- Light whipped topping or sugar-free whipped cream
Now let’s assemble your parfait:
- Start by layering sliced strawberries at the bottom of a glass or dessert dish.
- Add a dollop of light whipped topping on top of the strawberries.
- Sprinkle some crumbled Optavia Soft-Baked Strawberry Yogurt Bar on top of the whipped topping.
- Repeat the layers until you reach the desired height, ending with a final layer of strawberries and a dollop of whipped topping.
- For an extra touch, garnish with a fresh strawberry on top.
This Fruity Strawberry Shortcake Parfait is not only visually appealing but also bursting with fruity flavors that will satisfy any sweet tooth.
These Optavia dessert recipes are just a taste of what’s possible when it comes to satisfying your sweet cravings while staying on track with your health goals. Give them a try and enjoy guilt-free indulgence!
Bob Duncan is the lead writer and partner on ConversationsWithBianca.com. A passionate parent, he’s always excited to dive into the conversation about anything from parenting, food & drink, travel, to gifts & more!