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6 Most Popular Desserts Around The World

In French, dessert means light food. However, many international desserts can barely fall under such a broad description. In fact, most desserts have lots of carbs and fats in them. Nevertheless, desserts are delicious and simply loved by people all over the globe. Read on to find out some of the most popular desserts around the world.

Ice cream

Ice cream

Ice cream

Ice cream is truly an international dessert. You can find it almost all over the world in amazing and different flavors. In fact, every country has its special localized flavor of ice cream. But the traditional flavors like vanilla, strawberry and chocolate still remain everyone's all time favorites.


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Tiramisu

Tiramisu

Tiramisu

Tiramisu can be viewed as a healthier dessert choice. Tiramisu is very famous in Italy. It is basically a cheese dessert and yet is light as a feather. It also has a little amount of sugar in it, so it's not very sweet.


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Churros

Churros

Churros

Churros is a Spanish dessert. It is much heavier than Tiramisu. Today it has become famous worldwide and is loved by people in various countries. This dessert is cooked by frying it in fat, so it is pretty greasy and heavy for your stomach, yet is quite delicious.


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Fruit Salad

Fruit Salad

Fruit Salad

This is a light dessert and is very healthy and pleasant to eat. It was first invented in Africa. So there are lots of tropical fruits used in the salad. Today there are also many variations of this salad. You can get a diet salad without any whipped cream added to it.


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Pudding

Pudding

Pudding

Pudding is a traditional English dessert. There are numerous variations and recipes of pudding used and served all over the world.


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Baklava

Baklava

Baklava

Baklava is served and invented in Turkey. It is also widely cooked in Greece. This dessert includes honey as its main ingredient. Thus, it is healthier than sugar based desserts.


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