The 8 Best Dessert Do-Overs

The 8 Best Dessert Do-Overs
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The 8 Best Dessert Do-Overs

Read on to discover the 8 best dessert do-overs you'll want to make all fall long.

Pumpkin Pie Skillet Brownies

Yes, you read that right. These festive brownies are made in a skillet! With pumpkin puree and cream cheese mixed in to the topping, you can't go wrong.

Get the Recipe: Pumpkin Pie Skillet Brownies

Image Credit: The Cookie Rookie

Cinnamon Apple Cheesecake Bars

Forget regular cheesecake! These tasty cheesecake bars combine the autumn flavor of Granny Smith apples with a sweet crumble topping.

Get the Recipe: Cinnamon Apple Cheesecake Bars

Image Credit: Deliciously Sprinkled

Perfect Chocolate Sorbet

Rich, creamy and easy to make with ingredients you already have in your pantry, this chocolate sorbet is a winner if you're looking to change up your chocolate dessert. It even includes dark rum!

Get the Recipe: Perfect Chocolate Sorbet

Image Credit: Dessert for Two

Healthy Matcha Green Tea Coconut Fudge

Matcha green tea can be an acquired taste, but if you like it, you'll love this spin on fudge. It's soft, fluffy, flavorful and sweet, but without the ingredients that might make you feel guilty about eating it.

Get the Recipe: Healthy Matcha Green Tea Coconut Fudge

Image Credit: Dessert With Benefits

Lightened Hummingbird Bundt Cake

Traditionally, hummingbird cake is a banana pineapple cake with cream cheese frosting. This version is a little more dense and tastes a lot like a really good banana bread. The cream cheese glaze gives it a touch of added sweetness.

Get the Recipe: Lightened Hummingbird Bundt Cake

Image Credit: This Silly Girl's Life

Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookies

If you can't get enough of pumpkin spice lattes, then you'll love these fun cookies. The cinnamon cream cheese frosting mirrors the whipped cream on top of the popular Starbucks pumpkin spice latte.

Get the Recipe: Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookies

Image Credit: The Law Student's Wife

Strawberry Apple Paleo Crumble

This is not your typical crumble. This delicious new take is paleo-friendly and contains strawberries, apples, coconut oil, cinnamon and fresh mint!

Get the Recipe: Strawberry Apple Paleo Crumble

Image Credit: The Healthy Apple

Naked Chocolate Cake with Blackberries and Whipped Coconut Cream

You probably have a standard chocolate cake recipe you go to every time, but this might change that. This decadent layer cake is rich and fudgy, but without the guilt.

Get the Recipe: Naked Chocolate Cake with Blackberries and Whipped Coconut Cream

Image Credit: Beard + Bonnet


Getting tired of whipping up the same old dessert recipes? Sometimes it helps to go beyond your standard chocolate chip cookies. The good news is, you can make simple changes to your favorites that won't just make them more exciting—they can be better for you too!

Our contributors are sharing their simple solutions using natural ingredients that create delicious do-over desserts, so you can change up your routine and feel a little better about it, too. From a refreshing spin on fudge to a new take on cheesecake, there's something here for everyone—including a few seasonal sweets you'll want to make all fall long.

Check out the slideshow above for the 8 best dessert do-overs!

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