Italian desserts recipes with 500 or fewer calories

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Almond Biscotti

Almond Biscotti

Crunchy biscotti are my go-to coffee dunkers. The sweet toasts make a perfect hostess or holiday gift besides. This recipe features almonds but…

Salad Foodie
May 2017
Professional
1 vote
307 views
Vino Cotto (Vincotto) Cheesecake Bars

Vino Cotto (Vincotto) Cheesecake Bars

A light-textured cheesecake filling over an amazing almond flour crust!

Deena Montillo
Jan 2010
Intermediate
6 votes
3619 views
The Best Macaroons Ever

The Best Macaroons Ever

These aren't easy to make, but are well worth the effort. They are seriously good.

Lyndsey
Jan 2008
Beginner
4 votes
20801 views
Italian Pretzel cookies

Italian Pretzel cookies

I'm not even sure if there is such a thing as an Italian Pretzel Cookie, in any case I decided to make up my own version. I took a Taralli Dolci…

Daydreamer Desserts
Feb 2010
Intermediate
5 votes
5560 views
Italian Red Wine Cookies

Italian Red Wine Cookies

These are so quick and easy you can bake them anytime, and people will think you spent all day just baking for them !!

Evelyn Scott
Jan 2011
Advanced
3 votes
2821 views
Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Biscotti

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Biscotti

This Outrageous rich Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Biscotti is created from premade banana bread that starts…

Culinary Envy
Apr 2017
Advanced
1 vote
239 views
Easter Maritozzi

Easter Maritozzi

Rising Time: 2 hours, 30 minutes If you want to make something even more sinful, Italian pastry shops often squirt whipped cream into…

Evelyn Scott
Mar 2010
Advanced
3 votes
4897 views
Reese's Peanut Butter Biscotti

Reese's Peanut Butter Biscotti

If you love Reese's Peanut Butter Cups and you happen to have some at home, this is one recipe you must try. I must warn you though, once you…

Daydreamer Desserts
Feb 2010
Intermediate
4 votes
3627 views
Almond-Crusted Vino Cotto (Vincotto) Apple Tart

Almond-Crusted Vino Cotto (Vincotto) Apple Tart

The almond crust and added vino cotto bring a new texture and flavor to apple tarts.

Deena Montillo
Jan 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
1527 views
Chocolate Genoise

Chocolate Genoise

Light, crumbly and melt in the mouth cake.

Navaneetham Krishnan
Sep 2014
Intermediate
1 vote
1535 views
Pumpkin Panna Cotta

Pumpkin Panna Cotta

Panna Cotta is an Italian dessert that has a dairy base combined with gelatin and sweetened. Basically it is a pudding and there are many varieties…

Carolinaheartstrings
Oct 2011
Intermediate
2 votes
1334 views
OVEN ROASTED APRICOTS WITH THYME, STRAWBERRY GRANITE, CACAO CROQUANT

OVEN ROASTED APRICOTS WITH THYME, STRAWBERRY GRANITE, CACAO CROQUANT

OVEN ROASTED APRICOTS WITH THYME, STRAWBERRY GRANITE, CACAO CROQUANT

CHEF ASHRAF ABD ALEEM ELKHARBOTLY
Jun 2010
Professional
1 vote
3031 views
Grandma apple cake

Grandma apple cake

classic one here. A simple, fuss free, easy apple cake. Basically you just need to stir the ingredients together and pop some apples on top. You…

Alida
Mar 2012
Intermediate
1 vote
1333 views
Mango Pannacotta

Mango Pannacotta

Creamy milk + gelatin dessert topped with glazed nuts and the fresh mango flavour.

Lourdes Princy
Jul 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
1752 views
Italian Fig Cookies

Italian Fig Cookies

In our family Christmas cookies are kind of a big deal. We host Christmas day at our house and all I ask people to bring is dessert and let me tell…

Angela LeMoine
Dec 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
1815 views