Low-Carb Chocolate Desserts

When you want something rich and decadent without blowing your carb budget, look no farther than our best low-carb chocolate dessert recipes. Most of these treats can be whipped up in no time (or with few ingredients) to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Chocolate Ice Cream

Carb Grams per Serving = 17

Love homemade ice cream? Try this chocolaty concoction that features six convenient ingredients. You can enjoy a 1/2-cup serving for just 17 grams of carb and 124 calories.

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Fudge-Berry Cupcakes

Carb Grams per Serving = 16

It’s tempting to take a supersize slice of cake, but with cupcakes the portions are already defined. Skip the frosting and garnish these cupcakes with whipped topping and a sprinkle of berries.

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Layered Frozen Chocolate Coffee Pops

Carb Grams per Serving = 16

Give pudding pops a grown-up twist. Chocolate and coffee are a perfect pair in this delicious, portion-controlled frozen treat.

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Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Carb Grams per Serving = 15

Nothing beats a homemade chocolate chip cookie. Our slimmed-down recipe boasts just 15 grams of carb per cookie, plus you can cut additional calories and fat by substituting pumpkin, mashed bananas, tofu, applesauce, or flaxseed meal for the canola oil.

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Chocolate-Drizzled Peanut Butter Cheesecake Bars

Carb Grams per Serving = 13

Creamy peanut butter proves to be the perfect flavoring for these rich cheesecake bars. Topped with a chocolate drizzle and peanuts, this tasty dessert is a crowd favorite.

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Pudding Pops

Carb Grams per Serving = 7

Mix and match different flavors of pudding for a tasty, cool treat that requires just four easy ingredients. The pops need 4-6 hours in the freezer to form properly, so prepare them ahead of time.

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Chocolate Ice Cream Roll

Carb Grams per Serving = 12

Our ice cream roll boasts just 12 grams of carb per slice. Serve the swirl of cake and vanilla ice cream as a cool party treat.

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Cinnamon-Spiced Hot Chocolate

Carb Grams per Serving = 16

Spice up this winter favorite with a little cinnamon and a kick of espresso. Simmer it in the slow cooker for a flavorful and low-carb drink that’s a cinch to prepare.

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Chocolate Chunk Cherry Cookies

Carb Grams per Serving = 14

This sweet snack gets its “chunk” from oats, flaxseed meal, white and dark chocolate chunks, and dried tart cherries. Cocoa powder adds extra chocolaty flavor to the chewy cookies.

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Iced Mocha

Carb Grams per Serving: 7

Enjoy a cool coffee shop treat in minutes with espresso and chocolate flavors whirled together. You'll be delighted that this frosty beverage has only 7 grams of carb per serving.

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No-Bake Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake

Carb Grams per Serving: 15

Why fire up the oven when you can whip up this creamy confection in no time? A slice of this yummy dessert is a guilt-free pleasure.

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Barley-Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Carb Grams per Serving: 11

Help yourself to these whole-grain cookies packed with healthful ingredients. Some studies have shown walnuts to help lower cholesterol in people with type 2 diabetes.

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Chocolate Souffles

Carb Grams per Serving: 17

This light and fluffy dessert is surprisingly low in carbs! Souffles taste best served soon after being pulled out of the oven.

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Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies

Carb Grams per Serving: 12

If you like chewy cookies, this recipe is for you. To save time, scoop extra raw dough into balls and freeze. Simply pull out however many mounds you need and bake. This method also helps with portion control.

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Hazelnut-Mocha Torte

Carb Grams per Serving: 13

Whipped espresso-chocolate frosting makes this cake seem richer than it is. This lovely confection is elegant enough for a party but easy enough to make for everyday occasions.

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Mocha Cream Puffs

Carb Grams per Serving: 6

Simple, standard ingredients make dessert time mouthwatering. Chocolate-espresso filling rests on soft puff-pastry pillows in this delightfully sweet treat.

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Must-Have Chocolate Chip Cookies

Carb Grams per Serving: 12

Peanut butter adds an extra touch of yum to this classic recipe. The cookies are chock-full of texture with chocolate chunks, whole oats, and raisins, too.

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Chocolate Mini Cheesecakes

Carb Grams per Serving: 19

Enjoy these decadent and elegant bite-size tarts with guests or all by yourself. Top them with pretty fruit for extra flair.

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Black and White Meringue Bites

Carb Grams per Serving: 2

This light-bites recipe makes a large batch of nibbles. Be sure to store meringues in an airtight container in a dry place.

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Two-Tone Biscotti

Carb Grams per Serving: 12

Can't decide if you feel like chocolate or vanilla? No problem. Munch on one of these tuxedo cookies to satisfy both cravings.

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Almond Fudge Rounds

Carb Grams per Serving: 10

Treat yourself to dark chocolate chews! These delectable goodies are the perfect way to end a nutritious meal.

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Chocolate Mint Cups

Carb Grams per Serving: 9

These cups taste like peppermint patties in pudding form! The easy-breezy dessert can be made in a snap.

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Brownie Cookies

Carb Grams per Serving: 12

Buttermilk is lower in fat than other dairy sources, helping to lighten up these cookies. Enjoy the fudgy rounds dusted with white sugared snow for a before-bed snack.

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Simple Almond Cookies

Carb Grams per Serving: 7

Ground almonds replace flour for a wholesome, low-carb alternative to butter cookies. A drizzle of chocolate adds the perfect touch of sweetness. Share them with friends guilt-free.

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Yo-Yos

Carb Grams per Serving: 12

These chocolate-coated ice cream sandwiches might be tiny in size, but they're big on taste! Enjoy this frozen treat any time of day.

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White Chocolate Berry Pops

Carb Grams per Serving: 9

White chocolate pudding and fruit make these creamy frozen pops an extra special treat.

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