Looking for healthy baking ideas? Whether you’re looking for a vegan cake option, a healthier version of muffins or something that’s good for your digestion, we’ve got you covered with our top healthy baking picks. Eat healthily in the evening, too, with our healthy dinner ideas.
Healthy baking recipes
Nadine Brown’s healthier recipe for muffins uses thick Greek yogurt for the frosting, with the muffins flavoured with mixed spice and orange zest for a citrussy hit.
A popular bake with a healthy spin, Nadine Brown’s vegan banana bread makes use of coconut oil, desiccated coconut and a healthy glug of maple syrup to create a wonderfully moist banana bread.
Bake a batch of Nadine Brown’s more-ish muesli cookies, made with wholemeal flour and rapeseed oil and a touch of honey, for a sweet but healthy weekend treat.
Richard Makin’s zesty sheet cake uses olive oil in place of butter and chia seeds instead of eggs, creating a vegan spin on a classic lemon cake which everyone will enjoy.
Maunika Gowardhan’s fragrant cardamon biscuits use Indian wholemeal flour (also called atta), which is great for digestion and full of goodness.
This crunchy apple crumble with soft cinnamon apples is made healthier by using a refined sugar-free granola topping which can also double up as breakfast.