16 Sweet Treats for Your Easter Basket

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Easter carrot cake

If the thought of Easter baskets brimming with goodies and yummy springtime desserts has you feeling a bit down because you’re trying to drop pounds, then we’ve got some good news. Nutrisystem has plenty of sweet treats that are sure to satisfy your Easter cravings while keeping you on track!

We’ve rounded up 16 Nutrisystem menu items for Easter that won’t set back your plans. From breakfasts to snacks, hop on down the list and check out the delicious choices.

1. Blueberry Muffin

Blueberry Muffin

Indulging in a delicious muffin might sound like a diet detour. But not with our blueberry muffin! It’s wonderfully sweet and packed with plump, antioxidant-rich blueberries. It’s high in fiber and even has seven grams of protein.

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2. Lemon Zest Cake

Lemon Zest Cake

Our lemon zest cake is the perfect springtime treat! This citrus delight is packed with light lemon flavor and finished with a drizzle of icing. You’ll feel like you’re indulging when in fact, it’s a mere 140 calories and even a good source of protein! Take it to the next level with sliced strawberries and fat-free whipped topping.

3. Cinnamon Bun Bar

Cinnamon Bun Bar

What’s sweeter and more indulgent than an ooey-gooey cinnamon bun? If you love cinnamon buns, then you’re going to love this soft and chewy bar. It has the flavor—and the buttery icing—of a cinnamon bun but in a bar that’s a good source of protein!

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4. Strawberry Shortcake Cupcake

Strawberry Shortcake Cupcake

Here’s a quintessential springtime dessert made lighter! At just 130 calories and with three grams of fiber and five grams of protein, you can feel good about indulging in this bakery-style cupcake—packed with a blast of vanilla and berries in every bite.

5. Chewy Peanut Bar

Chewy Peanut Bar

Chocolate and peanut butter candy eggs may be one of the most popular Easter treats, but they’re packed with excess sugar. Instead, swap them out for this satisfying snack bar that features a chewy peanut center. It’s all wrapped in creamy chocolate, like a candy bar! But it packs in 10 grams of protein and five grams of dietary fiber for a treat you can feel good about.

6. Homestyle Pancakes

Homestyle Pancakes

Fluffy, golden pancakes are an American breakfast favorite. But in terms of supporting weight loss, pancakes traditionally do very little. Of course, that’s not the case for our Homestyle Pancakes. These pancakes are not only a good source of fiber, but they’re also simple to make. Just pop them in the microwave or toaster oven, add your favorite pancakes toppings, and dig in!

7. Chocolate Caramel Bar

Chocolate Caramel Bar

This Chocolate Caramel Bar is so decadent that you can easily swap out that sugary Easter candy and hardly notice the difference. Those who have tried it say that it satisfies their need for a chocolate fix! Plus, you can feel good that it delivers six grams of fiber and nine grams of protein.

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8. Carrot Cake Cupcake

Carrot Cake Cupcake

Carrot cake is a popular choice for the Easter dessert table, but it’s unfortunately loaded with fat and sugar. A traditional slice of carrot cake could mean an intake of as much as 600 calories. But not ours! This cupcake is a mere 130 calories and even a good source of fiber. You’ll get the bakery-fresh flavor of sweet carrot cake but without the diet drawbacks.

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9. Cinnamon Roll

Cinnamon Roll

Soft and warm pastries are a staple on Easter brunch tables. Instead, swap them for one of our best breakfasts, a piping hot Cinnamon Roll. It’s swirled with cinnamon and topped with a thick cream cheese frosting. You’ll feel like you’re splurging on a decadent pastry when in fact, one roll is 180 calories and a good source of fiber, too!

10. Chocolate Chip Cookies

Nutrisystem Chocolate Chip Cookies

Easter and chocolate treats go hand-in-hand. If you’re looking to satisfy your sweet tooth with a smarter chocolate choice, you’re going to love these bite-sized Chocolate Chip Cookies. They have the rich flavor of chocolate and are sure to hit the spot. Plus, they are a good source of dietary fiber!

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11. Biscotti Bites

Biscotti Bites

Start your Easter morning off right with this delightful and satisfying treat. Picture this: a crunchy, delicious biscotti that is not only a quintessential classic for brunch and cookie trays but also pairs exquisitely with a steaming cup of freshly brewed coffee or a soothing cup of tea. Our delectable version of this biscotti is crafted with love and attention to detail. Each bite offers the perfect balance of flavors and textures, from the subtle sweetness to the satisfying crunch. And here’s the best part – it’s not just a tasty indulgence, but also a good source of fiber, allowing you to savor every bite without any guilt.

12. Lemon Cooler Cookie

Lemon Cooler Cookie

This nostalgic classic is back and has made a delicious comeback: A delectable and diet-friendly version of your favorite lemon cookie1 As you sink your teeth into this masterpiece, you’ll be transported to a sunny spring day, where the zesty lemon flavor dances on your taste buds. The cookie is expertly baked to perfection and effortlessly melts in your mouth.

But wait, there’s more to this culinary delight! With each bite, you’ll discover a delicate dusting of sweet powdered sugar that coats the cookie, adding an extra touch of indulgence. And here’s the cherry on top: not only does this cookie satisfy your sweet tooth, but it also provides a good source of fiber, supporting your overall well-being.

13. Chocolate Flavored Pretzels

Chocolate Flavored Pretzels

Consider making an easy swap to our mouthwatering version of chocolate pretzels. These delectable treats are carefully crafted to perfection, with a delectable blend of chocolate and crispy pretzels. The rich sweetness of the chocolate is beautifully balanced by the savory hint of salt, creating a truly irresistible flavor combination that will tantalize your taste buds. They are also a good source of fiber, making them a guilt-free indulgence that you can savor with every bite.

14. Toffee Crunch Cookies

Toffee Crunch Cookies

If cookies are your go-to dessert, then you won’t want to miss out on our irresistible rich, buttery mini toffee crunch cookies. Indulge in the delectable toffee flavor that melts in your mouth, complemented by the perfect amount of satisfying crunch. They also happen to be a good source of fiber, making them a delicious and wholesome choice for your sweet tooth cravings.

15. French Toast

Nutrisystem Frozen French Toast with maple syrup and berries

Here’s an effortless way to kickstart your morning with a scrumptious Easter treat. Imagine savoring a warm and comforting plate of our delectable whole-grain French Toast, infused with the essence of sweet cinnamon and brimming with wholesome goodness. This Easter brunch creation is not only a feast for your taste buds but also a guilt-free indulgence that you can relish. You can add the natural sweetness of maple syrup, enhancing its already divine taste. For a touch of vibrant freshness, sprinkle some luscious berries on top, adding a burst of tangy juiciness that complements the warm and comforting flavors of the dish.

16. Peanut Butter Cookie

Peanut Butter Cookie

Craving the rich and creamy taste of peanut butter? Look no further! We have an Easter treat that will absolutely drive you nuts with pure satisfaction. Sink your teeth into our irresistibly chewy Peanut Butter Cookie, carefully crafted to capture the essence of your favorite spread. Indulge in every bite of this guilt-free pleasure, savoring the nutty goodness that will leave you craving for more.

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