30 minutes to Blueberry heaven (blueberry frozen yoghurt)

21/03/2014 at 13:29

The blueberry is probably my favourite berry: extra nice these days, when the blue berries are hailed not only as delicious, but also super-healthy. Since I also love frozen yoghurt, you can imagine my happiness when I found an easy way to make great blueberry frozen yoghurt in less than 30 minutes. The secret? Mainly a jar of good quality blueberry jam. Read on! Frozen […]

How to improve frozen yoghurts

13/03/2014 at 15:32

From modest market beginnings in the 1970’s, the frozen yoghurt has stepped forward as the fresh and healthy ‘cousin’ to traditional ice cream. And while frozen yoghurt unfortunately tends to be less healthy than often assumed, I love it and the tangy freshness it often provides!  Still, there is often a big, off-putting divide between the consistency of commercially […]

Frozen lemon yoghurt ice cream

22/07/2013 at 09:51

What’s the result if you combine orange and lemon? And then add some yoghurt? And finally decide to freeze it all?  “- A perfect summer dream”, according to a friend of mine who recently tried this (low-calorie) frozen creation. Let’s find out more!   I really have a soft spot for frozen yoghurt. Could it be that they often feel healthier and less fatty than many […]

Orange blossom ice cream (or “In praise of Arrowroot”)

01/07/2013 at 15:49

Floral ice creams may not be all that common. But if you like Oriental desserts, you have likely already come across the Orange blossom flavour. Since I happen to adore this dreamy, aromatic stuff, it was just a matter of time before it would end up in an ice cream. And what an ice cream it turned out to be! This particular adaptation of the popular Sicilian gelato combines […]

Prune frozen yoghurt (blissfully guilt-free)

12/03/2013 at 10:53

Time again for a really sound, fresh and delightfully delicious frozen yoghurt! And believe me – prunes turn out to be just the perfect flavour! Luckily, this frozen yoghurt is also relatively ‘guilt-free’. Aside from the sweetness brought by the succulent prunes, there is so little extra sugar added in this recipe that I was wondering if it really would work out. Several […]

Chocolate sorbet (spicy and relatively lean)

12/11/2012 at 10:46

Making lean chocolate sorbet is fairly easy. But making lean and well-tasting chocolate sorbet is a different matter. Follow my quest for a quite fat-free but still enjoyable chocolate frozen treat. As most calorie-sensitive people know, sorbets are generally preferable to ice cream when it comes to minding one’s weight. While sorbets admittedly contain a lot of sugar they […]