Healthy Ice Cream Sundae Recipes

Find healthy, delicious ice cream sundae recipes, from the food and nutrition experts at EatingWell.

Staff Picks

Yogurt Banana Sundae

Rating: 5 stars
Need a sweet treat for a snack or dessert? This healthy low-calorie recipe will satisfy your craving for a banana sundae (without the ice cream) and is ready in less than 5 minutes.

Roasted Peach Sundaes

Rating: 5 stars
This easy dessert satisfies a sweet tooth while adding another serving of fruit, contributing vitamins and antioxidants.

Strawberry Chocolate Sundae

A healthy alternative to a classic sundae, this dessert is made with frozen yogurt instead of ice cream. Dress up your favorite store-bought frozen yogurt for a sweet treat that's both special and entirely simple. Though this dessert barely needs a recipe, it's as great at a dinner party as it is on the couch watching Netflix on Wednesday.

Raspberry-Mango Sundae

Rating: 5 stars
Make extra raspberry sauce to have on hand for making raspberry sodas or for drizzling on angel food cake.

Bourbon Street Sundaes

Rating: 4 stars
Toasted pecans and bourbon flavor this New Orleans-inspired brown sugar sauce.

Sauteed Pear Sundaes

Rating: 5 stars
Try this quick and easy pear topping on pancakes or waffles.

Strawberry-Pineapple Sundaes

As good to look at as they are to eat, these sundaes turn a weeknight meal into a celebration.

Grilled Peach Sundaes

Rating: 5 stars
Fruit on the grill? Most definitely! Try grilling other stone fruit or pineapple too!

Mixed Berry Sundaes

A melding of your favorite summer berries top scoops of sorbet in the perfect summer dessert.

Strawberry-Raspberry Sundaes

Rating: 4.5 stars
Nothing says summer like fresh berries. Try this simple sundae sauce over frozen yogurt for a scrumptious summertime treat.

Triple-Cranberry Sundaes

A triple hit of cranberries makes a tart topping for lemon sorbet.

Apricot-Gingersnap Sundaes

Here we cook dried apricots in fresh orange juice until thickened, then spoon the mixture over vanilla frozen yogurt and top it with crumbled gingersnaps for a quick and easy dessert.

Inspiration and Ideas

Sangria Sundaes
Fresh lime juice, clementines and orange marmalade combine with red wine for a sangria-inspired sauce. Serve while it is still warm from the pan or made ahead and serve cold.
April Fool's Sundaes
Fool your friends with this sweet imitation of eggs sunnyside up--it's actually vanilla frozen yogurt and mango sorbet!