Greek Yogurt Pops

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Why I LOVE Greek Yogurt Pops:

  1. You might just mistake them for ice cream
  2. Fruit + yogurt + freezer = deliciousness
  3. They cool me down on a hot summer day
  4. Healthy & guilt-free
  5. They totally satisfy my sweet tooth
  6. Pink. Sweet. Fun.

A perfect summer recipe! Fresh. Healthy. Yummy.

I love cold desserts during the hot summer months, so I thought it would be fun to try out this healthy popsicle recipe!  I started by visiting World Market and purchasing a popsicle maker kit, but you can use ice trays as well.

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This recipe makes 6 standard sized popsicles.

Greek yogurt Pops


Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup + 1 Tbsp non-fat vanilla Greek yogurt
  • 2 cups frozen fruit of choice (I used strawberries, bananas, kiwi and pineapple)
  • 6 Tbsp honey

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Directions

1. Combine 2/3 cup fruit, 3 tbsp Greek yogurt and 2 Tbsp honey in blender or food processor until smooth.

2. Scoop the mixture evenly into popsicle mold, filling one-third full.

3. Place into freezer and freeze until set, about 15-20 minutes.

(This will be your top layer of color on your popsicles so pick a fruit that will make it look pretty.)

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4. Combine 2/3 cup fruit, 3 tbsp Greek yogurt and 2 Tbsp honey in blender or food processor until smooth.

5. Scoop the mixture evenly into the mold, filling two-thirds full. Place your Popsicle sticks into popsicles at this step!

6. Place into freezer and freeze until set, about 30-45 minutes.

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20140325-145558.jpg7. Combine 2/3 cup fruit, 3 Tbsp Greek yogurt and 2 tbsp honey (or more to taste) in blender or food processor until smooth.

8. Scoop the mixture evenly into the molds, filling them completely.0

9. Place into freezer and freeze until hard, at least 4 hours.

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10. When popsicles are completely frozen (be patient!) remove them from freezer. Place the tray into warm water for 2-3 minutes and gently remove popsicles from mold.

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2 Comments

  1. th3bak3rman on May 2, 2014 at 10:07 pm

    Reblogged this on The Baker Man and commented:
    As warmer weather settles in, we will need something cool to eat….

  2. deelightfullyveg on May 6, 2014 at 9:52 pm

    How lovely they look!!!

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