Warm summer days call for sweet cold treats, especially if you can find a healthy one that everyone will enjoy. This Lemon Berry Frozen Yogurt is absolutely delicious and super simple! Whether you serve the dessert at your next meal or party, or save the whole batch for yourself, it certainly won’t disappoint.
Lemon Berry Frozen Yogurt
2 cups (300 g) frozen berries
1/2 cup (140 g) plain greek yogurt
2 Tbsp. (30 ml) honey
1 tsp. (5 ml) vanilla
2–4 drops lemon essential oil
Add the frozen berries, greek yogurt, honey, and vanilla to a blender or food processor. Blend for 2–3 minutes, or until creamy.
Add lemon essential oil, and pulse the blender briefly to combine.
Transfer the mixture to an airtight container, and place in the freezer for at least 3 hours.
Remove from the freezer, and allow the frozen yogurt to soften for a few minutes before serving.
You can also stir in some crushed berries after blending for an extra fruity flavor and texture.
This frozen yogurt can be stored in the freezer for up to 2 weeks.
This recipe is a little tart, but you can always add a little more honey until it tastes good to you.
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It’s hard to stay healthy with all the snacking we tend to do. Solution? Healthy snacks! These yummy frozen yogurt snacks are really good for you, and they taste amazing too. Now you can enjoy a sweet treat while keeping up with your health goals!
Frozen Yogurt Bites
Ingredients & Supplies:
2 cups (570 g) plain greek yogurt
2 1/2 Tbsp. (40 ml) honey
1 tsp. (5 ml) vanilla
2–3 drops essential oil
1 1/4 cups (190 g) fruit
Combine yogurt, honey, and vanilla in a bowl.
Add essential oil until you reach your desired flavor.
Cut the fruit if necessary, and stir into the yogurt.
Place the cupcake liners into a cupcake pan, and drop the yogurt into the liners.
Place in the freezer for 2 hours, or until completely frozen.
Once the yogurt treats are frozen, pull out of the freezer and let them thaw for a couple minutes so that they come out of the cupcake pan easily.
Store the yogurt bites in the freezer, and enjoy whenever you get that desire to snack!
You can create your own flavors; some of the flavors that we liked were raspberry-lime, blueberry-lemon, and strawberry-lemon.