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11 Healthy Desserts You Won't Even Realize Are Made with Oats

  • Abbey's Kitchen

    Vegan Peanut Butter, Oat, and Rice Krispies Squares

    These healthy peanut butter Rice Krispies squares are perfect for an after-work snack. They're gluten-free, vegan and, despite being marshmallow-free, are still just as fun to eat as you remember.

    Get the recipe: Healthy Peanut Butter Rice Krispies Treats

  • Simple Cravings Real Food

    Hot Oats with Raspberry Maple Coconut Compote

    Less is more when it comes to healthful cooking. Prime example: This simple compote made with raspberries and real maple syrup, which adds just the right amount of richness and robust fruity flavors to complement chewy whole oats.

    Get the recipe: Hot Oats with Raspberry Maple Coconut Compote

  • Street Smart Nutrition

    Blueberry Hemp Heart Crumble

    We all get hit with a sweet craving every once in a while, but there's no reason those indulgent treats can't add some nutrition to our day. This recipe features a combination of fiber, plant-based protein, and fats that balance the nutrition to avoid a sugar rush. Using our favorite traditional baking spices with blueberries boosts the antioxidant content, and a hint of citrus blends all the flavors together into a delicious baked crumble.

    Get the recipe: Blueberry Hemp Heart Crumble

  • Byte Sized Nutrition

    PB Banana Oatmeal Cookies

    Craving something sweet, but don't want to sabotage a day of healthy eating? Look no further than these five-ingredient cookies. Loaded with whole grains, fruit, and healthy fats, they're sure to satisfy.

    Get the recipe: PB Banana Oatmeal Cookies

  • Emily Kyle Nutrition

    Healthy Cake Pops

    Made with oatmeal, chia seeds, and almonds, these better-for-you cake pops are full of fiber and omega-3 fatty acids to help to keep you full and minimize blood sugar spikes.

    Get the recipe: Healthy Cake Pops

  • The Real Food RDs

    ​Peanut Butter Granola Bars

    Plain and simple, granola bars—especially ones made with peanut butter—make for a great pre- or post-workout treat. (Can't get enough PB? Try these Vegan Peanut Butter Desserts.)

    Get the recipe: Peanut Butter Granola Bars

  • The Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine 

    Easy Blueberry Pie

    This recipe combines oatmeal and whole-wheat flour for a crust that's not only simple to make, but packed with fiber, too. And if it's a new way to showcase antioxidant-rich blueberries, well, that's fine by us. 

    Get the recipe: Easy Blueberry Pie

  • Dishing Out Health

    Raw Chocolate Cashew Bars

    These decadent chocolate bars are made with simple, clean ingredients—enjoy every bite without a lick of guilt.

    Get the recipe: Raw Chocolate Cashew Bars

  • Meal Makeover Moms' Kitchen

    Wild Blueberry Oat Cake

    Love cream cheese frosting but hate the calories? This blueberry oat cake is delicious on its own, but when you swap in a Greek yogurt frosting? Mind blowing.

    Get the recipe: Wild Blueberry Oat Cake

  • Real Living Nutrition

    Apple and Pear Crisp

    As we transition into apple season, let this crisp be your go-to treat. It's low in sugar, letting the fruit shine in their naturally sweet glory.

    Get the recipe: Apple and Pear Crisp

  • Food, Pleasure, Health

    Chocolate Date Oat Bites

    Like truffles, but better! These naturally sweetened chocolate date oat bites are vegan, gluten-free, and perfect for crushing that late-night chocolate craving.

    Get the recipe: Chocolate Date Oat Bites


Abbey Sharp, RD

Abbey Sharp is a Media Registered Dietitian (RD), national spokesperson, TV and radio personality, YouTuber, food writer and blogger, recipe developer, and the founder of Abbey's Kitchen Inc.  More →

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