10 Ways To Eat Vegetables For Dessert

Recipes from The Kitchn

Although I like vegetables in the traditional way, it's always a bonus when you can eat them for dessert as well. Now, I'm not talking about having a small bowl of carrots and ranch and calling it dessert (pssh, diets). No - here are some real desserts that just happen to be laced with that vegetable goodness!

Spiced Parsnip Cupcakes from Martha Stewart
Pumpkin Brûlée Tart from MyRecipes
Carrot Loaf Cake with Yogurt Glaze from MyRecipes
Kabocha Squash Cakes with Brown Sugar Cream from Bon Appetit
Sweet Potato Pound Cake from MyRecipes

Zucchini-Pecan Cake from Bon Appetit
Cardamom Carrot Cake w/ Whipped Cream Cheese Frosting from CHOW
Zucchini Cupcakes with Tangy Buttercream from CHOW
Chocolate Beet Cake from Martha Stewart
Maple Bourbon Sweet Potato Pie from Food Network

Related: 9 Ways to Eat Your Veggies (In Your Dessert)!

Updated from a post originally published in October 2012.