11 Diabetic-Friendly Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes

If you’re managing diabetes or cooking for friends or family who do, it doesn’t mean giving up flavorful Thanksgiving desserts this November. With some slight tweaks, the right portions and some spice, a diabetic Thanksgiving dessert recipe doesn’t have to sacrifice flavor or tradition. Use this list of diabetic Thanksgiving dessert recipes to end your feast on a sweet note.

Apple Walnut Cake

Apple Walnut Cake

Sucralose-based sugar substitute and fat-free (skim) milk helps reduce the calorie and carbohydrate content of this delightful treat. For a nut-free variation, leave out the walnuts and sprinkle dried cranberries on top of the batter instead. Get the recipe.

Looking for additional diabetes-friendly dishes? Check out our library of more than 900 recipes!

Learn more about the health and medical experts who who provide you with the cutting-edge resources, tools, news, and more on Diabetes Self-Management.
About Our Experts >>