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Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries

Posted on September 23, 2023 by Iva

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Today, I'm excited to present a delightful twist on chocolates that combines the creaminess of yogurt with the natural sweetness of cherries and the mesmerizing hues of blue spirulina - Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries and Blue Spirulina. These delectable treats are not only a feast for the eyes but also packed with wholesome ingredients that will satisfy your sweet tooth without compromising your health. So, let's dive into the world of Healthy Yogurt Chocolates and discover how to create this guilt-free indulgence.

Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries

A Delightful and Wholesome Treat: Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries

In the world of sweet indulgences, there's something utterly enchanting about biting into a piece of chocolate. And what if we told you that you can savor that delightful chocolatey experience while staying true to your commitment to a healthy lifestyle? Allow us to introduce you to our enchanting creation: Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries.

These little bites of bliss are a testament to the fact that health-conscious eating can be not only nourishing but also incredibly delicious. Picture this: plump, juicy cherries enveloped in a velvety coat of blue-hued yogurt, all encased in a luscious layer of dark chocolate. Each bite is a harmonious symphony of flavors and textures that will tantalize your taste buds and satisfy your sweet cravings.


Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries


Layer 1: The Vibrant Blue Yogurt Our journey begins with a vibrant blue yogurt mixture that's as beautiful as it is nutritious. We've taken Greek yogurt (or coconut yogurt for our vegan friends) and infused it with the captivating hue of blue spirulina powder. A touch of erythritol adds a hint of sweetness without the guilt. This yogurt becomes the canvas for our culinary masterpiece, setting the stage for a delightful treat.

Layer 2: Frozen Cherries Next, we introduce the stars of the show—frozen cherries. These little jewels of nature bring a burst of sweetness and a hint of tartness to the mix. As we dip each cherry into the blue yogurt, it quickly freezes into a refreshing, fruity shell that perfectly complements the creamy yogurt beneath.

Layer 3: Dark Chocolate Elegance And now, the pièce de résistance—the dark chocolate indulgence. A rich and silky concoction of dark chocolate drops and coconut oil creates a sumptuous chocolatey touch for our yogurt-covered cherries. It's a touch of indulgence that marries beautifully with the fruity and creamy layers beneath.

The Final Freeze: After each cherry has been lovingly coated with yogurt and dark chocolate, we give them a little time to set. A brief stint in the freezer allows the yogurt chocolates to firm up, ensuring that each bite is a perfectly harmonious combination of flavors and textures.

The Reward: The end result is a platter of Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries that's not just a treat for your taste buds but also a feast for the eyes. The vibrant blue, the rich chocolate, and the deep red of the cherries create a visual masterpiece that's as delightful to look at as it is to savor.


Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries


These yogurt chocolates are a testament to the idea that healthy eating can be fun, creative, and utterly delicious. They're perfect for a guilt-free dessert, a midday pick-me-up, or a snack to satisfy those sweet cravings. Join us on this culinary adventure, and let these delightful chocolates bring a touch of magic to your healthy lifestyle.

So, without further ado, let's dive into the delightful journey of creating Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries. Your taste buds are in for a treat!

Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries

3.2 from 15 Votes

Course:  dessert , breakfast

Difficulty:  easy

Diet:  vegan , vegetarian

Servings:  10

Calories:  435 kcal

Prep Time: 20 mins

Cook Time: 5 mins

Total Time: 25 mins



  • 1

    Prepare the Blue Yogurt Mixture:

    • In a mixing bowl, combine the Greek yogurt (or coconut yogurt for a vegan version) with the blue spirulina powder and erythritol. Stir the ingredients together until you achieve a smooth and vibrant blue-colored yogurt mixture. This will serve as the base for your yogurt chocolates.

  • 2

    Coat Cherries with Blue Yogurt:

    • Using a toothpick, carefully dip each frozen cherry into the blue yogurt mixture. Ensure that the cherries are evenly coated with the blue yogurt. The yogurt will freeze quickly onto the cherries, forming a chilly outer layer.

  • 3

    Freeze the Cherries:

    • After dipping, place the coated cherries on a tray or plate lined with parchment paper. Allow them to freeze for approximately 5-10 minutes. This brief freezing period will help the yogurt set around the cherries.

  • 4

    Melt the Dark Chocolate:

    • Set up a double boiler by placing a heatproof bowl over a pot of simmering water. Add the dark chocolate drops and coconut oil to the bowl. Stir gently as the chocolate and coconut oil melt together until you achieve a smooth, silky chocolate sauce.

  • 5

    Spread with Dark Chocolate:

    • Remove the frozen, yogurt-coated cherries from the freezer. One by one, spread each blue-coated cherry with the melted dark chocolate. Use a fork or a spoon to drizzle the yogurt-coated cherries with the melted dark chocolate, allowing any excess chocolate to drip off.

  • 6

    Set on Parchment Paper:

    • Place the yogurt-covered cherries back onto the parchment paper-lined tray or plate. Ensure they are spaced apart to prevent them from sticking together.
    • Return the tray to the freezer. Allow the yogurt chocolates to freeze for at least 1 hour, or until the chocolate has solidified.

  • 7

    Serve and Enjoy:

    • After the chocolates have fully set, remove them from the freezer and carefully peel them from the parchment paper. Arrange them on a serving plate, and your Healthy Yogurt Chocolates with Cherries are ready to be enjoyed as a delightful and guilt-free treat!

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