As in home decor and fashion, there are also trends in food. Right now, things with kale, donuts, or cold-brewed coffee seem to be everywhere. (Hmm, maybe I should make a cold-brewed coffee kale donut. No, never mind, that would be terrible.)
Another food I’m seeing a lot lately is popsicles. So when my friends over at Yulu hooked me up with a dozen of their delicious blueberry yogurts, I thought it would be the perfect thing to stuff inside a popsicle. (Side note: You really need to try this yogurt. I’m not just saying this. It is the creamiest yogurt I’ve ever eaten. Move over Greek yogurt, there’s a new guy in town, and it’s riding in on a kangaroo. Or maybe a dingo. Or a koala. Who knows.)
Now, you could just scoop the yogurt into a popsicle mold, freeze it, and you’d be set. Delicious yogurt popsicles with little effort. (This is the popsicle mold I’m using by the way. Highly recommended.)
However, I wanted to turn up the volume on my pops. I decided to make them yogurt parfait-inspired popsicles. Fresh berries, a little granola, some honey. Delicious.
These extra ingredients add color, crunch, and bursts of flavor. Plus, since this is technically a parfait, it’s perfect for breakfast. – Who wouldn’t want to start off a hot summer day with a cool popsicle?
Let me show you how to make them.
makes 10 popsicles
Here's what you will need:
3 cups Yulu Blueberry Aussie Style Yogurt
1 cup fresh blueberries
1 tablespoon honey
1/2 cup granola
Popsicle mold and popsicle sticks
Place the blueberries and honey in a blender or food processor. Blend until pureed.
Fill your popsicle mold by layering in the yogurt, pureed blueberries, and granola until full.
Insert popsicle sticks. Freeze for about 4 hours or until completely frozen.
Yulu has a variety of flavors, so if blueberries aren’t your thing, you can give these a try with another flavor combo.
And dare I say that these are a much better choice when you’re craving something sweet. (Probably healthier than a Cold-Pressed Coffee Kale Donut.)
Give these a go and let me know what you think. Are you ready to hop on the popsicle bandwagon? What food trends are you loving these days?
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This post was created as part of my collaboration with Yulu. Thank you for supporting the brands that support IBC. As always, all of the opinions, thoughts, and ideas in this post are my own.