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23 Whole-Grain Desserts You'll Actually Love

Refine that white flour right out of your life.

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1. Strawberry Almond Cake

If you've never tried baking with spelt flour, now's the time. Recipe here.
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If you've never tried baking with spelt flour, now's the time. Recipe here.

2. Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars

These fudgy bars are made with almond and oat flours. Recipe here.
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These fudgy bars are made with almond and oat flours. Recipe here.

3. Unforgettable Chocolate Quinoa Cake

This cake batter is made with cooked quinoa (!) in a blender (!!). But you'd never know it. here.
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This cake batter is made with cooked quinoa (!) in a blender (!!). But you'd never know it. here.

4. Chewy Oat Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies

The oat flour in these cookies makes them gluten-free and adds an extra nutty flavor/texture. Recipe here.
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The oat flour in these cookies makes them gluten-free and adds an extra nutty flavor/texture. Recipe here.

5. Fruit Pizza

The cookie base is made with oats, mashed bananas, almond flour, and honey. Recipe here.
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The cookie base is made with oats, mashed bananas, almond flour, and honey. Recipe here.

6. Mini Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies

Whole grain, sugar-free cookies that you can eat for breakfast AND that actually taste good. Recipe here.
chocolatecoveredkatie.com

Whole grain, sugar-free cookies that you can eat for breakfast AND that actually taste good. Recipe here.

7. Healthy Carrot Cake

Tons of carrots, tons of (Greek yogurt and cream cheese) frosting, tons of joy. Recipe here.
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Tons of carrots, tons of (Greek yogurt and cream cheese) frosting, tons of joy. Recipe here.

8. Blueberry Almond Crisp

Just in time for summer. Recipe here.
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Just in time for summer. Recipe here.

9. Almond Oat Banana Crepes

A little chocolate for breakfast never hurt anyone. Recipe here.
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A little chocolate for breakfast never hurt anyone. Recipe here.

10. Single Serving Cinnamon Roll

Not only whole grain but sugar-free! The sweet filling is made with mejool dates and cinnamon. Recipe here.
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Not only whole grain but sugar-free! The sweet filling is made with mejool dates and cinnamon. Recipe here.

11. Vegan Brownies

Avocado, whole wheat flour, and applesauce make these extra fudgy. Recipe here.
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Avocado, whole wheat flour, and applesauce make these extra fudgy. Recipe here.

12. Clean Eating Fruit Cobbler

Coconut oil makes a great sub for butter in these whole-wheat biscuits. Recipe here.
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Coconut oil makes a great sub for butter in these whole-wheat biscuits. Recipe here.

13. Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies

Chickpeas are the secret to actually-good-for-you flourless blondies with fudgy middles and crackly tops. Recipe here.
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Chickpeas are the secret to actually-good-for-you flourless blondies with fudgy middles and crackly tops. Recipe here.

14. Banana Cream Pie With Whole Grain Chocolate Crust

These beautiful bananas get their caramelized tops from a spin under a torch or broiler. Recipe here.
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These beautiful bananas get their caramelized tops from a spin under a torch or broiler. Recipe here.

15. Greek Yogurt Chocolate Chip Cookies

Whole wheat flour and Greek yogurt never tasted so good. Recipe here.
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Whole wheat flour and Greek yogurt never tasted so good. Recipe here.

16. Healthy Berry Streusel Bars

These easy bars are packed with oats, almond butter, and maple syrup. Recipe here.
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These easy bars are packed with oats, almond butter, and maple syrup. Recipe here.

17. Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Perfect for your inevitable summer zucchini surplus. Recipe here.
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Perfect for your inevitable summer zucchini surplus. Recipe here.

18. Honey Whole Wheat Banana Bread

Good thing there are chocolate chips in here, or else it might be too healthy. Recipe here.
ambitiouskitchen.com

Good thing there are chocolate chips in here, or else it might be too healthy. Recipe here.

19. Chocolate Glazed Baked Donut Holes

These are made with whole wheat flour and Greek yogurt, but the glaze will still make feel just a little irresponsible. Recipe here.
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These are made with whole wheat flour and Greek yogurt, but the glaze will still make feel just a little irresponsible. Recipe here.

20. Low Fat Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Oat flour + almond milk = guilt-free, egg-free cookie dough. Read here.
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Oat flour + almond milk = guilt-free, egg-free cookie dough. Read here.

21. Whole Wheat Berry Coffee Cake

Bonus: The frosting is made with coconut milk and maple syrup. Recipe here.
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Bonus: The frosting is made with coconut milk and maple syrup. Recipe here.

22. Healthy Greek Yogurt Lemon Poppyseed Pound Cake

Whole wheat flour adds a little bit of oomph to this delicate cake, and yogurt cuts down on the fat. Recipe here.
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Whole wheat flour adds a little bit of oomph to this delicate cake, and yogurt cuts down on the fat. Recipe here.

23. Whole-Grain Samoa Bars

Not diet food, exactly, but they are made with spelt flour! Recipe here.
texanerin.com

Not diet food, exactly, but they are made with spelt flour! Recipe here.

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