Guilt-Free Dessert Recipes

Playing Healthy Complex Carbs

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork shares three recipes for desserts made with healthy complex carbs. Have your carbs and eat them too, with these fiber-rich recipes!

Apple Cinnamon Crunch Bowl

• 1 cup cooked bulgar
• 2 cups diced red apples
• 1/2 cup pecan pieces
• Cinnamon to taste
• 1/2 cup Greek yogurt

1. Mix all ingredients together and serve. 

Peanut Butter Millet Puffs

• 1 cup all-natural peanut butter
• 2 cups puffed millet
• 1/2 cup 72% dark chocolate nibs
• 1/2 cup honey

1. Mix all ingredients together.
2. Shape into bite size balls with your hands, adding a spoonful of peanut butter if they become too crumbly.
3. Place on wax paper-lined cookie sheets, and cool in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours.
4. Keep stored in an airtight container in fridge.

Popcorn Honey Balls

• 1 bag of popcorn
• 1/3 cup crushed almonds
• 2 tablespoons honey
• Cinnamon to taste
• 1 teaspoon chili powder

1. Mix together air popped popcorn, cinnamon, chili powder and crushed almonds.
2. Toss in honey just before serving.