5 Fudgy Brownies That Won't Wreck Your Diet
We found options that are vegan, keto-friendly, sugar-free, and more!
Brownies are a tried-and-tested dessert that you can have through all seasons and celebrations. These chocolatey bars can be found in pretty much every bakery and café out there and when made right, the simple yet satisying pastry is always a crowd-pleaser. If you're currently watching your diet but are craving brownies, we're here to help. Below, we round up some spots where you can find guilt-free versions of this popular dessert.
Here are some bakeries in Manila where you can get healthy but delicious brownies:
These vegan and gluten-free brownies are made with almond flour, which is low in carbs and contains more fiber than the usual wheat-based flours. They've got a rich chocolatey taste and a fudgy base, complemented by the crunchy nuts on top.
How to order: You can order Healthy Bean's Almond Brownies (P590) through their website.
These fudgy brownies are vegan-friendly and contain no cholesterol, gluten, eggs, and refined sugar. They're only 82 calories per bar, so you won't break your diet even if you sneak a few pieces throughout the day.
How to order: You can order NicNourished's Chocolate Fudge Bars (P325/box of six) by filling out their online order form.
These brownies from Oui Bakes are made from coconut sugar, locally harvested cacao, and tahini or ground toasted sesame seeds. Tahini is commonly used in spreads and dips like hummus or baba ghanoush and it's high in calcium, protein, and potassium, which makes this treat great for boosting nutrients while still letting you satisfy your sweet tooth.
How to order: You can order Oui Bakes' Tahini Brownies (P600/box of eight) by sending a message to their Instagram page.
If you love complementing your sugary treats with a hint of salty flavor, The Sugar Free Bakery's brownies are for you. They're keto, gluten-free, sugar-free, and diabetic-friendly!
How to order: You can order The Sugar Free Bakery's Keto Gluten-Free Sweet and Salty Brownies (P300/box of six) through their website.
Even if you're watching your carb count, you can stil get your brownie fix when you order them from Gianna's. These brownies are primarily made from almond flour and they get their rich, chocolatey taste from Malagos unsweetened chocolate. They're low-carb, gluten-free, and keto-friendly!
How to order: You can order Gianna's Fudge Brownies (P350/box of eight) through their website.
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