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Ditch your Diet and Dig into these Desserts this Christmas

Healthy Diet By Varsha Vats , Onlymyhealth editorial team / Dec 24, 2018
Ditch your Diet and Dig into these Desserts this Christmas

Christmas is here with all the delicious desserts. Ditch your diet this Christmas and dig into delicious desserts. Here are some simple recipes you can try this Christmas and enjoy the festive season.

Quick Bites
  • Do not struggle anymore and enjoy desserts this Christmas
  • Make this mug cake in just two minutes with this recipe
  • Trifle would be the most attractive dessert on your dining table
  • Know recipes of these two tempting desserts

Christmas is here with all the sweets and desserts. It becomes extremely hard to avoid sweets and desserts during the festive season as there are almost everywhere. If you have been on a diet this year then finally it is the best time of the year to ditch your diet. Do not wait anymore and enjoy your favourite dessert and make the best out of this festive season. Here are two easy dessert recipes which you can prepare easily at your home and enjoy your Christmas to the fullest.

Christmas Trifle

A trifle can be the most attractive item on the dining table. It is the most attractive dish which tastes equally good. It includes layers of delicious fresh fruits and moist cake with whipped cream. It is the best combination of almost everything that makes Christmas deserts tempting. Preparation of a trifle is easy but you require a little patience in the presentation of the dish.

Ingredients:

  • Whipped cream
  • Fresh fruits- Strawberries, Cherries, Pineapple, Kiwi, Berries of your choice, Mango
  • Custard
  • Fresh- moist vanilla cake
  • Strawberry syrup

Method:

  • First, cut all the fruits into small pieces. You can use other fruits as well of your choice. After cutting all the fruits mix them in a blow.
  • Now take a large glass container or trifle dish
  • Put a layer of custard at the bottom of the trifle dish
  • After custard add a layer of fruits on it
  • Now cut a half inch layer of the vanilla cake and layer it on the fruits
  • Later pour strawberry syrup on the cake
  • Now apply a layer of whipped cream on the layer of the cake
  • Now again layer the fruits followed by custard then the fruits again
  • Again cut a half inch of cake and put it on the fruits and again apply strawberry syrup on it
  • Now repeat the process with whipped cream followed by fruits. Try to apply the fruits nicely on the top layer

Eggless Mug Cake in just 2 minutes 

Mug cake is the easiest dessert recipe. It is the best and the quickest way to kill those dessert cravings during the festive season. If you want to avoid intake of too many calories and still want to enjoy Christmas dessert then a mug cake is the best option. Preparation of a mug cake is a simple task, you can easily make a mug cake in just a few minutes even when you are lazy.

Also read: Healthy dessert recipe: Low carb chocolate mousse

Ingredients:

  • All-purpose flour- 4 tablespoon
  • Sugar- 2- 3 tablespoons
  • Cocoa powder- 1 and a half tablespoon of cocoa powder
  • Milk- 3 tablespoons of milk
  • Chocolate chips- 1 tablespoon
  • Baking Powder- A little less than half tablespoon
  • Melted butter/oil- One tablespoon

Method:

Take a coffee mug and add all the dry ingredients and mix well using a fork. Now add the wet ingredients- milk and melted butter. Mix well make sure that there are no lumps. Mix chocolate chips at the last. Now keep the mug in the microwave for two minutes. Your mug cake is ready, you can add some melted chocolate or powdered sugar on the top to make it look more attractive.

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Written by
Varsha Vats
Source: Onlymyhealth editorial teamDec 24, 2018

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