15 Decadent Recipes for Chocolate Lovers

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Calling all chocolate lovers! In search of the perfect sweet treat to calm those chocolate cravings without packing on the pounds? We’ve got you (chocolate) covered with these decadent dessert recipes, packed with the rich and indulgent flavor you crave… and none of the guilt!

1. Rise and Dine Chocolate Crepes

Rise and Dine Chocolate Crepes

Give your day a sweet start with these light and airy crepes. They’re simple to make and the banana, cream cheese and yogurt filling makes them even more yummy to eat.

2. No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Bars

Homemade No-Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

Perfect for those craving chocolate, peanut butter or both. All you need is four ingredients (that are probably already in your pantry) to make these tasty treats. The best part? Your sweet tooth doesn’t have to wait—enjoy one immediately; or if you prefer your bar a little firmer, stick them in fridge to set.

3. Guilt-Free Chocolate Mug Cake with Coconut

chocolate mug cake

The whole-wheat flour, egg whites and Truvia make this recipe guilt-free, while the decadent combo of chocolate and coconut will satisfy you anytime your craving chocolate sweetness. Plus, you can make it and microwave-bake it—all in one mug!

4. Chocolate Cherry Bliss Balls

Chocolate Cherry Bliss Balls

Chocolate, cherries and almonds—oh my! These bite-sized treats are loaded with flavor, packed with body-boosting nutrients and blissfully delicious. Craving chocolate doesn’t always mean baking.

5. Chocolate Covered Banana Bites


Chunks of banana, covered in coconut oil and chocolate. Need we say more—other than so, so good? Sometimes, when it comes to craving chocolate, simplicity is more.

6. Strawberries and Chocolate Peanut Butter Sauce

Strawberries and Chocolate Peanut Butter Sauce

Bananas work too, so do apples or whatever else you want to dip in this velvety sauce. Chocolate is more nutritious and satiating with the fruit.

7. 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cups

3-Ingredient Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Leave the packaged kind on the shelf when you’re craving chocolate, and whip your own version of this classic candy. They’re just as creamy, but so much healthier.

8. Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Mug Cake

mug cake

As any skilled chocoholic knows, combining peanut butter and chocolate is the ultimate dessert flavor combination. Simply mix a handful of healthy ingredients and top with chocolate chips for a dessert that doesn’t force you to eliminate your favorite dessert flavors.

9. Chocolate Coconut Smoothie

Chocolate Coconut Smoothie

This delicious Chocolate Coconut Smoothie is every bit as delicious as it sounds. Featuring a Nutrisystem Shake and a few easy ingredients, this smoothie has all the flavor of your favorite candy bar, but none of the diet destruction.

10. Mint Chocolate Smoothie

mint chocolate smoothie

This Mint Chocolate Smoothie is super simple… and super delicious! Use delicious Nutrisystem Shake Mix to make this creamy, dreamy smoothie that will fill you up without filling you out.

11. Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

For those of us who prefer to drink our dessert, this creamy shake is total bliss. Featuring our top-selling Chocolate Nutrisystem Shake Mix, and some easy common kitchen staples, this is one decadent drink you won’t want to miss.

12. 4-Ingredient Pumpkin Brownies

chocolate pumpkin brownies

Who says pumpkin treats have to be confined to one season? Definitely not us! These 4-Ingredient Pumpkin Brownies are so delicious, you won’t believe they’re diet-friendly.

13. Chocolate Protein Cake Pops

The Leaf Chocolate Cake Protein Pop Recipe

This recipe is an extra sweet twist on a favorite Nutrisystem treat, a Chocolate Nutrisystem Shake. Whip it up tonight for a post-meal treat oozing with chocolaty goodness.

14. Double Chocolate Cherry Cookies

Double Chocolate Cherry Cookies

These Cherry Double Chocolate Cookies are a dieter’s dream! Featuring the delicious flavor combo of chocolate and cherry, they’re everything you love about dessert without any of the bad stuff!

15. Raspberry Chocolate Mousse Pie

Raspberry Chocolate Mousse Pie

Chocolate? Check. Creamy? Check. Under 160 calories? Check-Check!