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6 Sophisticated Low Calorie Sweet Snacks: Feed Your Inner Foodie for Just 150 Calories

You need sugar. Now. And your run-of-the-mill low calorie sweet snacks will just not do. It's one of those moments when you need something a bit decadent and even indulgent. You want to feel like you're having a treat, not eating something designed for a kid's lunchbox, or something you've gone to a thousand times before.

You're in luck. Move over 100-calorie cookie crisps, step aside, chocolate chewy granola bar! Tired taste buds, you're in for a treat. These low calorie sweet snacks feed the foodie in you. And maybe even feed the foodie in your friends, too, because these are good enough to serve to guests. And all of them weigh in under 150 tiny calories. Get your sweet tooth set and get any of these snacks ready.

Top 6 Low Calorie Sweet Snacks:

low calorie sweet snacks1. 1/2 cup Edy’s Slow Churned-Fudge Tracks ice cream with 4 tablespoons whipped cream (150 calories, 7g fat)

For just 120 calories per 1/2 cup, Edy’s, or Dryer's as it's called on the West Coast, Slow Churned Fudge Tracks pairs creamy vanilla ice cream with sweet fudge swirls and a little bite with miniature peanut butter cups. Top this low calorie sweet snack with 4 tablespoons of whipped cream for a fast and easy sundae that’s decadent enough to serve to guests.

low calorie sweet snacks2. 6 Sara Lee Strawberry Cheesecake Bites (120 calories, 7g fat)

Talk about a simple way to satisfy your sweet tooth. These pre-portioned individual cheesecake bites take the guesswork out of portion size and calorie counting. Keep these convenient sweet snacks on hand in your freezer for an impromptu dessert party. Simply place 6 bites in a parfait glass and garnish with a strawberry for an instantly impressive low calorie sweet snack.

low calorie sweet snacks3. 2 Pepperidge Farm Montieri Raspberry Tart Cookies
(120 calories, 3g fat for 2 cookies)

Made with a layer of real fruit and a flaky pastry lattice top, "this cookie reminds me of a fresh-baked pie, in miniature!" one snacker claimed. Try heating the cookies for a few seconds in the microwave and topping each one with a tablespoon of whipped cream for the complete pie experience and just 15 extra calories. Plus, these healthy snacks contain no artificial flavors or preservatives, just like Grandma used to make.

low calorie sweet snacks4. Yogurt with berries. Use 1/2 cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt plus 1/2 cup of berries and 1/3 teaspoon cinnamon (95 calories, 0g fat)

Nonfat Greek yogurt is the ideal snack when you crave something cool and creamy. Its dense, super-rich consistency feels totally indulgent but only costs 60 calories per 1/2 cup. What's more, it's higher in protein (11g) than regular yogurt and contains about half the carbs (3g). Top this tangy treat with sweet berries and cinnamon to totally satisfy your sweet tooth for just 35 more calories.

low calorie sweet snacks5. 4 oz. champagne with 5 large strawberries (120 calories, 0g fat)

Looking for something super sophisticated and totally worthy of guests or a date? Try a glass of champagne and a plate of strawberries. Besides the gorgeous presentation and festive vibe, you'll get 90% of your daily needs of vitamin C.

low calorie sweet snacks6. 1 Hershey's Special Dark 100 Calorie Dark Chocolate Bars (100 calories, 6.5g fat)

These portion controlled, antioxidant-rich dark chocolate bars are the perfect solution for chocoholics who just can't stop. Each box comes with 7 individually wrapped 100-calorie bars. Avoid temptation altogether and share with a group of friends. Everything tastes better when you're sharing right?

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