What comes to mind when you see plain yogurt in a supermarket? Maybe, the first (and only) thing that occurs to you is to put some granola in it. Nevertheless, this kind of yogurt is one of the most versatile dairy products that you could have in your fridge. From dips to popsicles, plain yogurt has some fabulous food uses for every occasion.
We are going to show you some food ideas that will make you rethink plain yogurt.
1. Turn it into an amazing dipping sauce.
Only two ingredients you will need for your dips: plain yogurt and imagination. Try to combine your Annabella yogurt with garlic, fresh dill, and extra virgin olive oil for an easy and healthy dip. Perfect for every occasion.
Or try putting into your yogurt cumin powder, lime zested, fresh cilantro, chili powder, garlic, and onions for a cilantro-lime dip.
How about a sweet dip? Then, you only need to add honey, cinnamon, vanilla, and some fruit to it. As you can see, you only need plain yogurt and imagination to create countless kinds of dips.
2. A Healthier Partner for our salads.
Dress your salads with a healthier option than mayonnaise. For example, if you want to improve your coleslaw or macaroni salad, try a creamy lemon yogurt salad dressing: What do you need? Plain yogurt, olive oil, garlic, and a hit from a lemon.
If you are thinking of making your potato salad healthier, how about dressing it without mayonnaise? You only need Annabella plain yogurt, a good portion of Dijon and wholegrain mustard, and a nice hit of fresh herbs. Healthy and delicious!
That's the way to put in your salads the creamy delicacy to make them astonishing but without any guilt.
3. A quick pick me up.
You already love to put some granola in it. Also, it's the main ingredient in your easy and healthy smoothie bowls. However, did you know that your plain yogurt can be the sweetest thing in your life? You will fall in love with the many possibilities of desserts that you can prepare with it.
How about a parfait? Just alternate layers of your favorite fruits, plain yogurt, and granola. Want to know our special recipe: cubed pineapple, Annabella yogurt, and crunchy coconut flakes (tastes like pina colada).
Are you a brownie lover? Then, make your chewy, ooey-gooey, guilt-free brownies. Just replace the oil and the butter with plain yogurt! Yes, it is that easy.
Want a summer treat? Frozen yogurt it's perfect for summer or any occasion. You only need three things: plain yogurt, a mixer, and your favorite toppings. Mix all three and put the preparation in a container into the fridge. With this frozen yogurt, you will have a healthy way to give you a treat.
Want something for the little ones in your house? Healthy popsicles it is. Mix yogurt, their favorite fruit, a bit of honey, and put the preparation into the fridge. This recipe is a healthy popsicle ideal for your kids and you.
4. On a smoothie.
Plain yogurt is an ideal ingredient for smoothies. With it, you not only add a good amount of protein to your smoothie, which makes it a filling breakfast or snack, also it is a versatile ingredient that gives you many possibilities of flavors, and it's healthier.
Want to learn our two favorite recipes? Mix your plain yogurt with blueberries, bananas, and cinnamon, and you will have the best blueberry smoothie.
Blend it with bananas, cocoa powder, maple syrup, and ice, and you will have a chocolate banana smoothie that you will love.
Try to make your recipe with the things you love. The limit is your imagination.
5. Bake it into a healthy dessert.
Yes, as you just heard, you can use it in different baked preparations. Plain yogurt is an excellent substitute for butter and oil, not to mention that it is healthier. Also, it makes your recipes creamier. What are the possibilities?
Yogurt donuts, lemon yogurt cake, brownies or cupcakes, even cookies are only some of the recipes you can make with yogurt. It is like you can add yogurt with anything, and yes, it is correct. You can upgrade your recipes with this marvelous ingredient.
As you can see, you can bake, mix, blend, add, spread in all possible ways your plain yogurt. Also, you can even use it for beauty purposes. So the next time you walk into your grocery store, stop when you see your Annabella plain yogurt and imagine all the possibilities that you can do with it (or just shop online.)
Which are your favorite recipes with Annabella plain yogurt? Write below and let us know.