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21 Delicious Treats That Are Sweetened With Fruit, Not Sugar

These delicious treats have been sweetened with fruit or fruit juice only; no added sugar allowed. Show your sweet tooth some TLC.

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Sugar is pretty bad for us and we already eat a ton of it. But foregoing delicious desserts is one huge NOPE. Get involved with these treats, all sweetened only with fruit or fruit juice. Still sugar? Yes. But it's sugar that comes with the vitamins, nutrients, and fiber (which means slower absorption, which means no spikes in blood sugar) found in fruit. YUM.

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10. Chocolate, Walnut, and Maca Energy Bites

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These little delights get their sweetness from medjool dates and their chocolaty flavor from cacao powder. And you can swap out the walnuts for the nuts or seeds of your choice and add cinnamon or chili powder for some zest. Recipe here.

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11. Sweet Sesame Cookies

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These vegan cookies call for tahini and homemade date paste (water + dates, soaked, then blended in a food processor), so you can imagine the sweet savoriness that's happening here. Recipe here.

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