2-Ingredient Dessert Recipe Roundup Under 200 Calories

Sep 11 2020
Looking around your kitchen for something sweet to eat? You’re just two ingredients away from Dessert Town!

Air-Fryer Dessert Dumplings 1/3rd of recipe (2 dumplings): 76 calories, 2g total fat (0.5g sat fat), 54mg sodium, 12.5g carbs, 0.5g fiber, 5g sugars, 1.5g protein

Green Plan SmartPoints® value 3*
Blue Plan (Freestyle) SmartPoints® value 3*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 3*

Cooking with candy bars? YES! All you need to make these are gyoza or wonton wrappers and a few bite-sized chocolates. (Definitely a good recipe to have on hand when Halloween rolls around.) They crisp up perfectly in an air fryer, but you can bake them in the oven too!
 

2-Ingredient Banana Oaties 1/12th of recipe (1 cookie): 42 calories, 0.5g total fat (0g sat fat), 25mg sodium, 9g carbs, 1g fiber, 2.5g sugars, 1g protein

Green Plan SmartPoints® value 1*
Blue Plan (Freestyle) SmartPoints® value 1*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 0*

These easy-bake cookies are too yummy and too simple to skip out on. You don’t even need to add sweetener: The bananas take care of that! Feel free to add extras like chocolate chips, shredded coconut… Sky’s the limit!
 

Yum Yum Brownie Muffins 1/12th of recipe (1 muffin): 181 calories, 3.5g total fat (1.5g sat fat), 357mg sodium, 37g carbs, 2g fiber, 20g sugars, 2g protein

Green Plan SmartPoints® value 6*
Blue Plan (Freestyle) SmartPoints® value 6*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 6*

This is a classic Hungry Girl 2-ingredient dessert -- it's just devil's food cake mix with pure pumpkin! The pumpkin gives you moist cake with great texture, but all you’ll taste is pure chocolate goodness. And if you want to add a few chocolate chips, we wouldn’t hold it against you!
 

DIY Gummy Bears 1/5th of recipe (10 bears): 15 calories, 0g total fat (0g sat fat), 12mg sodium, <0.5g carbs, 0g fiber, 0g sugars, 4.5g protein

Green Plan SmartPoints® value 0*
Blue Plan (Freestyle) SmartPoints® value 0*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 0*

No-sugar gummies with just 15 calories per serving? You and your family will go nuts over these! Pair plain gelatin with your favorite no-calorie drink mix to create any flavor you like. Don’t forget to grab your gummy bear molds from Amazon… Only $9 for three of them!
 

2-Ingredient Pineapple Bliss Cake 1/8th of cake: 150 calories, 2.5g total fat (0.5g sat fat), 253mg sodium, 31g carbs, <0.5g fiber, 18g sugars, 1g protein

Green Plan SmartPoints® value 7*
Blue Plan (Freestyle) SmartPoints® value 7*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 7*

Yellow cake mix tastes SO good baked with pineapple! This recipe is a great way to combine two pantry staples for an amazing treat. Whipped topping optional, but encouraged…
 

Chocolate Croissant Minis 1/16th of recipe (1 mini croissant): 56 calories, 2.5g total fat (1g sat fat), 111mg sodium, 7.5g carbs, <0.5g fiber, 2.5g sugars, 1g protein

Green Plan SmartPoints® value 2*
Blue Plan (Freestyle) SmartPoints® value 2*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 2*

We never claimed to be full-fledged pastry chefs, and honestly, we don't need to be with an easy recipe hack like this! Cut a portion of canned crescent dough in half, roll it up with chocolate chips inside, and you've got the perfect li'l treats to go with a mid-afternoon or post-dinner cup of coffee.
 

More 2-Ingredient Cake (5 Ways!) 1/12th of cake (1 piece): 144 - 157 calories, 1 - 2.5g total fat (0.5 - 1g sat fat), 269 - 311mg sodium, 29.5 - 32g carbs, 0 - 2.5g fiber, 15 - 18g sugars, 1 - 3.5g protein

Green Plan SmartPoints® value 6 - 7*
Blue Plan (Freestyle) SmartPoints® value 6 - 7*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 6 - 7*

Want EVEN MORE boxed cake mix hacks that involve just one additional ingredient? Of course you do, and that's why we're giving you FIVE. Check out our pairings, but feel free to mix and match! What 2-ingredient dessert will we come up with next?
 

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