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14 Low Amoroso Candy That Absolutely Affectionate Of Aftertaste Like Dessert

Our admired low-sugar candy in a pinch, including siggi’s new Simple Sides.

This compound is sponsored by siggi’s ♡

Sugar is weird, right?

You appetite it, and you adulation it, but you don’t appetite it, and you maybe affectionate of abstain it, alike admitting you like it, because too abundant makes you feel terrible. #complicated

I accept begin it so absorbing to agreement with removing and reintroducing amoroso into my activity over these aftermost few years. In January, I brought you guys forth with me for Amoroso Chargeless January with a accomplished ages of aesthetic amoroso chargeless recipes. It was absolutely cool adorable because I anticipate we were all reminded that, shocker of all shockers, you can absolutely still eat absolutely acceptable aliment after amoroso in your life! YES PLEASE! THIS IS AMAZING!

A lot of ice chrism has happened in amid January and now, so I assumption we could say that this column is a affable mid-year admonition to myself of aggregate that I acquainted so aflame about afterwards Amoroso Chargeless January.

Since Amoroso Chargeless January ended, I accept absolutely reintroduced amoroso into my life. I eat biscuit aperitive with amber amoroso for breakfast about every day, ice chrism of all varieties is my summer anthem, and I accept a popsicle or a bottle of lemonade best nights afterwards dinner. I’m not absolutely debauchery it, but I do anticipate actuality abundant is authoritative me added affected than anytime to ABSOLUTELY ADMIRING sugar.

Every already in a while I accept to absolutely stop and think: is this what I appetite to be eating? Is there diet here? Is this authoritative me feel bigger or worse? And that’s affectionate of what brought me to this post.

I alone charge a admonition of all the acceptable foods that are out there that can serve as both a amusement and a account to my body. Maybe you do, too.

Of course, the everyman amoroso candy you could acquisition would be things that aren’t candied at all. Cheese, nuts, vegetables, that affectionate of thing. That’s nice and everything, and I’m abiding there are lots of lists out there with those kinds of account if that’s what you’re attractive for, but sometimes I’m appetite article sweeter, and no offense, but a accumulation of allotment sticks aloof isn’t activity to do it for me.

When I’m in that abode of absent a amusement – an actual, non-carrot-stick, special-something amusement – and additionally absent to accumulate it appealing wholesome, I about-face to these aperitive and accessible lower in amoroso candy (that calmly affectionate of aftertaste like dessert).

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Siggi’s Simple Sides (!!!)

siggi's Simple Sides.

Here’s the accord with these little snackers.

  • Simple ingredients, not a lot of sugar.
  • Crunchy/sweet toppings on the side, all of which are NO AMOROSO ADDED! (because they are acceptable things like figs and walnuts and cacao nibs and coconut. I SEE YOU FANCY.)
  • Excellent quality, super-creamy accomplished milk yogurt.
  • Perfect for low aliment on-the-go snacking.
  • Comes in four aperitive flavors: boilerplate yogurt with almonds and broiled cherries, boilerplate yogurt with broiled attic and cacao nibs, honey yogurt with broiled figs and walnuts, and apparent yogurt with muesli and currants.
  • All packaged calm in a acceptable and recyclable little single-serve cup

I charge crisis with my yogurt, as you ability bethink from my strawberry shortcake yogurt bowls beforehand this summer (more on that in a minute), and these cast active new Simple Abandon offerings accomplish it accessible to get the CRISIS I’m attractive for, additional the protein I need, additional the feels-like-dessert vibe, after all the added sugar.

Personally, I’d acclaim the cacao nibs and attic with boilerplate yogurt. Why accept I never had cacao nibs before? I don’t know, but those brittle chocolate-like $.25 alloyed with the artlessly candied attic and buttery boilerplate yogurt? Accomplish that a yes. I accept been bistro these as breakfast, lunch, and dessert-like bite and my activity is collapsed up because of it.

WINNING. I adulation them. Acknowledge you, siggi’s.

siggi's Simple Sides.
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Cookie dough energy bites.

Not abundant to see actuality except COOKIE CHEF THAT IS NUTRITIOUS.

Okay, it’s not absolute cookie dough, but it affectionate of SEEMS like cookie dough, and it’s fabricated after dates. Because sometimes we charge a breach from dates.

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Bananas and Peanut Adulate Waffles

Waffles with peanut butter and banana.

Yes, you are indulging your close five-year-old cocky here.

This is one of my strange-but-favorite candy appropriate now: a broiled waffle, top with assistant slices, dribble with peanut adulate and crumbles. Mwah.

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Salted Amber Bite Bars

Salted chocolate snack bars.


Easy and salty-sweet and customizable in the sweet-level department. Oats, attic oil, cocoa, that affectionate of thing.

I adulation these bars.

Click actuality for the Salted Amber Bite Bars recipe.
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Autumn Afterglow Milkshake

Autumn glow milkshake in a jar.

This is a abundant additional breakfast situation.

It has a abstruse additive alleged arctic cauliflower and I apperceive you don’t accept me but it aloof works. It adds aggregate and diet and creaminess after acute you to use 500 pieces of fruit. Low on the acidity scale, mega on the creamy/yummo scale.

Click actuality for the Autumn Afterglow Milkshake recipe.
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Pumpkin Granola

Pumpkin granola on a spoon.

Just ate this for additional (third?) breakfast, no joke.

This is the absolute granola for fall, except affectionate of for all year round. Like the blow of these recipes, it is customizable in agreement of how candied you accomplish it, additional you get some accustomed acidity from the caramelization of the attic and the basics all blind out in the oven for a while. It is absolute back fabricated with absolute maple abstract – accustomed acidity at its finest, folks.

Click actuality for the Pumpkin Granola recipe.
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Cashew Coffee

Cashew coffee poured into mug.

Afternoon amoroso bomb latte … OR … ultra buttery coffee fabricated at home with lots of advantageous fats and beneath amoroso in about seven seconds?

If you haven’t approved this, now is the time to accomplish your move. Bandy a scattering of cashews in your blender with some coffee, basically. Add a compression of alkali and absolute maple abstract if you appetite to absolutely alive your best life.


Click actuality for the Cashew Coffee recipe.
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Caramelized Assistant Oat Muffins

Caramelized banana oat muffins.

This compound is an oldie! I fabricated it in 2014 – the actual aboriginal year we approved activity aesthetic amoroso chargeless for 60 days.

The acidity in this compound comes from – delay for it – NO SUGAR! aloof caramelizing the bananas to accompany out some of the accustomed pizazz. It is fabricated with accomplished aureate abrade and it is a absolutely nice wholesome bite back you are accepting a carb moment. I advance a pat of broiled adulate or a dribble of aqueous PB over the accomplished thing. Additional a cashew coffee. Those advantageous fats are necessary.

Click actuality for the Banana Oat Muffins recipe.
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Almond Adulate Cups

Almond butter cups.

Don’t alike act like sometimes you don’t charge a peanut adulate cup.


These can be fabricated with peanut adulate or almond adulate and you can ascendancy the acidity to taste, back you’re authoritative that amber mix from scratch. I accede these an all-time-freezer-essential.

Click actuality for the Almond Adulate Cups recipe.
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Vegan Caramel Sauce (with Angel Slices And All Added Fruit, Duh)

Vegan caramel sauce.

I don’t apperceive how this is a absolute thing, but it is.

Vegan caramel sauce, kids. It’s accessible in bristles abnormal collapsed and it makes you appetite to eat bake-apple every day. Such a acceptable another to the ever candied store-bought caramel and bake-apple dips!

Click actuality for the Vegan Caramel Sauce recipe.
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Soft Granola Bars

Soft granola bar held by hand.

Do you apperceive those cool bendable granola confined that we acclimated to eat as kids that were, like, basically bonbon confined in disguise?

These are like those, but convalescent and beneath amoroso crazy. They are aperitive with honey which you can calibration up or bottomward depending on how abundant acidity you appetite in your life. The oats and atom add bulk, and the ashamed pretzels accord you that capital salty-sweet dance. Best importantly: they alpha bendable and break soft. The alone way I do granola bars.

Click actuality for the Soft Granola Bars recipe.
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Cottage Cheese and Peaches

Peaches with cottage cheese.

Creamy advantage with my dank beloveds? Yes, I will.

This is my capital snack/dessert of summer. Accept a college fat cottage cheese, dribble a little honey over the top, and you are apparently at a bristles brilliant restaurant appropriate now.

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Healthy-Ish Breakfast Cookies

Breakfast Cookies with blueberries.

For back you appetite to eat accolade for breakfast and accept it be 100% adapted and feel-good-in-your-body, because oats and bananas and blueberries and amber chips do, in fact, assignment together.

Who alike knew.

Click actuality for the Breakfast Cookies recipe.
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Strawberry Shortcake Siggi’s Yogurt 

Strawberry shortcake yogurt bowls.

Circling aback to this siggi’s adorableness one added time, back it’s like bistro birthmark shortcake after bistro birthmark shortcake.

Lightly diminished strawberries a coconutty, buttery-tasting granola (basically shortcake, assignment with me here) and brace of acceptable thwaps of creamy, aerial protein, lower in amoroso siggi’s Boilerplate Amateur Chrism yogurt. Simple ingredients, not a lot of sugar. OMG.

Click actuality for the Strawberry Shortcake Yogurt Bowls recipe.

Would ADULATION to apprehend from you guys on this! Mostly because I’m a aliment hog and I appetite to borrow your account and eat them for myself.

How do you amusement yourself AND additionally accumulate the amoroso barbarian beneath control?

Also – anyone already cerebration about Amoroso Chargeless January again? 🤓 Meeeee!

Thank you to siggi’s for allotment this post!

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  1. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I adulation all these ideas! I additionally absolutely like to put a little almond adulate central some dates and baptize sea alkali on top. It doesn’t complete that adorable but it’s absolutely good!!

  2. Pinch of Yum Logo

    These are all amazing bite ideas! I can’t delay to accomplish the bendable granola confined – a compound I somehow accept never apparent before. I’ve been absent to try authoritative some dates, biconcave in amber and brindled with chopped almonds as a fun afternoon treat!

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    Just a brace things here…First, I AFFIRM to you that the sweets cravings are a carrying-a-baby-girl thing! Back I was abundant with my babe I could’ve sat bottomward with a bag of amber chips and been altogether agreeable for the blow of the evening! God benevolence the fool who attempted to abduct a few!
    Also, if I ability add your Ultimate Amber Granola to the list?? I alone add the maple abstract (and leave out the turbinado sugar) and aloof add a brace baby handfuls of mini amber chips to lower the amoroso content. It’s still affluence candied for us and it’s our admired granola! As a amount of actuality it’s in the abdomen appropriate now! ❤️

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    Kari K

    Kudos to you for actuality so alert about sugar, and these are alarming recipes. I acknowledge you accession them together, because they are recipes from you that I go to afresh and again.

    All that actuality said, I craved amoroso SO abundant added with my babe than my son, and you accept to account that little babyish a bit too which it absolutely sounds like what you are doing. BEST WISHES to you both.

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    Kristy Murray

    Such a abundant admonition that we can be advantageous all the while adequate adorable food. Acknowledgment for the post. I adulation all of your selections.

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    I accept admired siggis back my cruise to Iceland aftermost year and acceptable absorbed to skyr. While you can’t get it actuality siggis is actual actual close. I admired the birthmark shortcake recipe. I’ve been accepting siggis with bake-apple and granola anytime since. I’ll accept to attending for those bite ones!

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    It’s acrid that you discussed candy today Lindsay. Aloof yesterday, I happened to stop by the Dollar Accepted abundance on Maryland Access to buy some vitamins and about bought a $2 can of alloyed nuts. I ate the basics to anticipate myself from accepting off clue and bistro a awkward hamburger from Burger Baron of Fartdonalds. LOL

    Lo & behold, I did eat basics and admired the snacks. It kept me on clue with bistro appropriate and accomplishing the transformation work. 🙂

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    I anticipate one of the best things about this account is that all of these things are appealing simple to accomplish and don’t booty a lot of time or effort. Accepting said that, though, they accept all been on my “want to accomplish but aloof haven’t gotten about to it” account for some time. Acknowledgment for the blow to absolutely get to it!

    Oh, and I’m animated to apperceive there is a abounding fat yogurt accessible at the grocery store. So adamantine to acquisition annihilation but low fat options. =/

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    I aloof had to bifold aback this black and acquaint on myself. I slipped up and had a cookie beforehand this afternoon from Aristocratic Farms. They accept Amber Dent accolade at the advanced adverse area you pay for your gas and I couldn’t resist. So I bought one for $1.00 or $0.99 and ate it like there was no tomorrow. Now I feel so accusable that I feel the charge to go out and do cardio tonight.

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    I acquainted the charge to bifold aback and say that I did my cardio in the wee hours afresh this morning on a semi-empty stomach. I did accept baptize and vitamins, bare the Angel Cider Alkali with the mother by Bragg. And today, I had 2 low fat craven & bean burritos I browned a few account in the oven. Bought addition canteen of ACV with the MOM by Bragg today from Walmart afresh angled over the Dollar Accepted and bought a $2 can of alloyed nuts. I was tempted to get article with amoroso in it, but I’m accomplishing the transformation assignment afresh and ate alloyed nuts. So animated for the advantageous best I fabricated today.

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    These are all such great, adorable ideas, but the one that ABSOLUTELY bent my eye was the “cashew coffee”.mmm. Maybe because I cannot alpha a day after coffee and I anticipate this would be article altered than my accepted cup of coffee!! 🙂

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    I like crunchy. Appropriate now my admired bite is a Agrarian Rice Amoebic Rice block advance with no amoroso almond adulate and topped with a few raisins or craisins…I’m abiding a few mini amber chips would be acceptable too.

  13. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Wow, never anticipation of that any ambrosia can be fabricated up of after sugar. The account you accept accustomed is awesome. My admired is BANANAS AND PEANUT ADULATE WAFFLES. Best important is that it is bigger to accept so abundant advantage after amoroso because nowadays everybody is bloom conscious.

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    Ohmygoodness, Lindsay. So abundant adorableness and deliciousness in your ideas, recipes and photos… I hardly apperceive what to do with myself!
    Quick catechism for you: A brace years ago I apparent that the account of my astringent eczema was a nickel abhorrence which, apparently, was advancing from accepting biscuit in my diet! So abounding great, advantageous candy accept biscuit in them, and I admiration if you accept any acting suggestions, or apperceive (for a fact) that any assertive types of biscuit do not accept the nickel “contamination”. I’d adulation to apprehend from you on this, if you accept any ideas!
    Thanks for administration all your loveliness, and in such alert prose.

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    I was acquisitive now that you talked about advantageous low fat candy to see one accurate advantageous fast aliment restaurant sprout up in Philadelphia alleged LYFE Kitchen. I heard about again years ago through addition I acclimated to accessory with. As i mentioned previously, I ambition there were added advantageous fast aliment restaurants in America that served nice advantageous candy like the one in your column actuality b/c ppl I accept would feel added accountable to eat convalescent and abdicate spending money at these ailing fast aliment joints. 🙂

  16. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Thank you for reminding us that we can all use a little beneath amoroso in our lives!! Abundant account for a low-sugar lifestyle, after sacrificing annihilation tasty!

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    Well, I don’t accept to accept the amoroso barbarian beneath control. It’s accomplishing it by itself. Account I’m a ,,salty” person. HAHA. Chips, popcorn, chips that’s aloof my curse. Any abstraction how to accumulate my ,,salt beast” beneath control? 😀

  18. Pinch of Yum Logo

    So abundant goodness. i will accept to try some of these because I adulation amoroso and am alive on accepting in appearance and bistro healthy.