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Diabetes Friendly Banana Delight – TypeFree Diabetes

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Banana Custard

Diabetes Friendly Recipe Ð Banana Delight

Here is a recipe for a creamy, rich dessert made with bananas, while keeping in mind the special dietary requirements for a diabetic. ItÕs a simple recipe and I guarantee will be a treat for your taste buds.


  • 7 Graham Crackers, Cinnamon (4 sections make one whole cracker)
  • 16 oz Softened Fat Free Cream Cheese
  • 6 Packets Equal (one gram each)
  • 1 cup Fat-free topping whipped
  • 2 Bananas sliced
  • 1 tsp cinnamon powder


  1. Line a 9×13-inch pan with graham crackers so that the cinnamon top of the crackers faces down. You might need to break some crackers to fit in the pan.
  2. With the help of a mixer on high speed, beat the softened cream with Equal for a couple of minutes.
  3. Next, blend the whipped topping into this mixture. With a spatula
    gently, fold in the banana slices into the mixture.
  4. Spread the
    banana-cream mixture evenly over graham crackers. Ensure that the
    bananas are well covered with the cream mixture so that they do not get
  5. Lastly sprinkle cinnamon powder evenly on the top.
  6. Serve
    the dessert, chilled.

Nutrition Facts:

Makes 15 servings

Calories             40.4
Total Carbohydrates           7.7g

  • Dietary Fiber             0.6g
  • Sugars                        3.3g

Total Fat             0.4g

  • Saturated Fats           0.1g
  • Unsaturated Fats      0.3g

Potassium             80mg
Protein                                        1.6g
Sodium             58.2mg

Dietary Exchanges – Fat 0.5, fruit 0.3, Meat 0.4

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Apple Dumplings – TypeFree Diabetes

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Apple Dumplings

Preparation Time: 45 minutes
Number of Servings: 6
Cups of Fruits and Vegetables Per Person: 0


  • 2 Tbsp firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 1-1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  •  6 Macintosh apples, peeled and cored
  •  6 square egg roll wrappers
  • Cooking spray


  1. Preheat the oven to 375¡F.
  2. Spray six muffin cups with non-stick cooking spray.
  3. In a large bowl, combine the sugar, cinnamon, cornstarch, vanilla, and 1 Tbsp water.
  4. Add the apples; toss to coat.
  5. Place one apple in the center of each egg roll wrapper.
  6. Bring the corners up to the top of the apple, pressing and folding to seal the edges.
  7. Stand each dumpling in a muffin cup and lightly spray the tops with non-stick cooking
  8. Bake until golden, about 20 minutes.
  9. Cool on a rack 15 minutes; serve warm. 

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/6 of recipe

Amount Per Serving

Daily Value (DV)*

Calories 190 Calories from Fat 5 %

Total Fat 1g 1%

  • Saturated Fat 0g 0%
  • Cholesterol 5mg 2%

Sodium 190mg 8%

Total Carbohydrate 43g 14%

  • Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
  • Sugars 19g Protein 4g

Vitamins and Minerals

  • Vitamin A 2%
  • Vitamin C 10%
  • Calcium 4% Iron 8%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie

Diabetic Exchange** Fruit: 1 Vegetables:
0 Meat: 0 Milk: 0 Fat: 0 Carbs: 1 Other: 0

** Diabetic exchanges are calculated based on the American Diabetes Association
Exchange System. This site rounds exchanges up or down to equal whole numbers. Therefore,
partial exchanges are not included.

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Source: 5 a Day for Better Health: cdc.gov

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