Sit back and enjoy a serving of this fruity, tropical-inspired dessert. With only 97 calories, 17 grams of carbs and 2 grams of fat per serving, this double-mango mousse will fit deliciously into most diabetic meal plans.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
15 mins
total:
4 hrs 15 mins
Servings:
8
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium saucepan, combine mango nectar and unflavored gelatin; let stand 3 minutes to soften. Cook and stir over low heat until gelatin is dissolved. Remove from heat.

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  • Stir in lime juice and food coloring. Cover and chill about 2 hours or until mixture mounds, stirring occasionally. Lightly whisk in whipped topping until smooth.

  • Spoon mango mixture into eight dessert dishes or parfait glasses. Cover and chill about 2 hours or until set. Seed, peel and cut mango into thin strips; arrange mango strips atop mango mixture. If desired, garnish with mint leaves.

Nutrition Facts

97 calories; protein 3.1g 6% DV; carbohydrates 16.7g 5% DV; exchange other carbs 1; dietary fiber 0.5g 2% DV; sugars 13.1g; fat 1.6g 3% DV; saturated fat 1.6g 8% DV; cholesterolmg; vitamin a iu 372.5IU 7% DV; vitamin c 18mg 30% DV; folate 4.8mcg 1% DV; calcium 30.8mg 3% DV; iron 0.1mg; magnesium 5.9mg 2% DV; potassium 78.9mg 2% DV; sodium 11.8mg 1% DV.