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Easy Eats by Claire

Claire Stephens | Tuesday, September 4, 2012


Getting stuck in monotony by always getting fro-yo for dessert? Want something healthy and delicious? Contrary to popular belief, it is possible and easy to do. Get your cool and crunchy fix with a Caramel Apple Parfait.

Caramel Apple Parfait

Apples slices

Plain yogurt


Caramel sauce

Granola cereal

Pour plain yogurt into a cup or bowl. Mix in desired amount of honey to sweeten the yogurt. Cut apples slices into smaller bits, or for more of a kick cut up a Granny Smith apple. Add the apple bits to the yogurt, then drizzle the apples with caramel sauce. If you have a sweet tooth, you can top with honey as well. Ground the granola cereal into smaller pieces with a spoon if the chunks are too big, and sprinkle the granola onto your apples for an extra crunch.

Still want fro-yo for dessert to beat the heat? No problem. Replace yogurt and honey with vanilla bean fro-yo to make a Caramel Apple Sundae. Try other combinations of toppings, sauce and ice cream, such as:

Chocolate fro-yo with banana slices and chocolate syrup

Strawberry fro-yo with banana slices and crushed cookies

Vanilla bean fro-yo with orange pieces and strawberry syrup