How many carbohydrates are in sweets and desserts?

Take a look at the grams of carbohydrates in each serving size of common sweets:

  • Brownie, 2-inch square (about 1 oz.), 15 grams
  • Cake, unfrosted 2-inch square (about 1 oz.), 15 grams
  • Cookie or sandwich cookie, 2 small (about 2/3 oz.), 15 grams
  • Fruit juice bars, frozen, 100% juice, 1 bar (3 oz.), 15 grams
  • Ice cream, 1/2 cup, 15 grams
  • Pudding, sugar-free, 1/2 cup, 15 grams
  • Cake, frosted 2-inch square (about 2 oz.), 30 grams
  • Doughnut, glazed 1 medium (2 oz.), 30 grams
  • Pumpkin, custard, or sweet potato pie, 1/8 of an 8-inch pie, 30 grams
  • Baklava 2- x 3-inch piece, 45 grams
  • Flan (caramel custard), 1 cup, 45 grams
  • Fruit pie, 2 crusts, 1/6 of an 8-inch pie, 45 grams
  • Rice pudding, 1/2 cup, 45 grams

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