Yogurt – a classic food that is now starting to gain popularity amongst food lovers. Although most people just consider yogurt to be a food specifically for desserts, it is actually one of the more flexible ingredients to use for all areas of cuisine. Don’t believe us? Check out fifteen unique yogurt recipes below!
1. Smoky Deviled Eggs with Greek Yogurt from The Kitchen
Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter – this is the perfect recipe for any holiday season. Ever had deviled eggs without mayonaise? Well, you will now! The shallots in this reciple also add another tasty and sophisticated element.
2. Fruit and Yogurt Shakes from My Recipes
Link: Fruit and Yogurt Shakes
What’s a classic go-to for yogurt? Why not a good and healthy shake! Incorporating pineapples, cherries, and pomegranates, this fruity shake gives you a tropical feel that lets you indulge without punishing your waistline!
3. Greek Yogurt Cheesecake from Chocolate Covered Katie
Link: Greek Yogurt Cheesecake
This decadent, flavorful cheesecake will have you pigging out for days! Not to worry though, each slice is only 55 calories. How is this possible? The recipe calls for tofu – tofu! Bet you’ll never guess it once you take a bite!
4. Crab Toasts with Spicy Yogurt from Bon Appetit
This recipe from Bon Appetit is the perfect appetizer for any get-together! The interesting part about this recipe is that the yogurt is mixed with gochugaru (or red pepper flakes) to make a spicy topping. This recipe takes 30 minutes tops, and is well worth the wait!
5. Greek Yogurt Pancakes from Recipe Girl
Link: Greek Yogurt Pancakes
Yogurt and breakfast? It’s the ultimate pick-me-up! These pancakes only require five ingredients and take 15 minutes of your time to make! Recipe Girl’s recipe shows how to make either blueberry or banana pancakes, offering more flexibility for breakfast.
6. Sesame Yogurt Pasta Salad from 101 Cookbooks
Pasta salad fans, this one’s for you! 101 Cookbooks showed us the flexibility of the beloved side item. Preparation only requires about 20 minutes of your time and is full of veggies and Greek yogurt. Doesn’t that sound great?!
7. Cheesesteak Sandwich from Prevention
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Looking for a new way to spice up your sandwiches? Use yogurt! This sandwich has everything – blue cheese, arugula, tomatoes – the works. Mix in a little mayo and yogurt, and you have the ultimate in sandwich savoring.
8. Apple Pie Parfait from Rabbit Food for my Bunny Teeth
Link: Apple Pie Parfait
Healthy and simple – the perfect combination! This recipe, provided by Rabbit Food for my Bunny Teeth, includes apples, greek yogurt, and quinoa to satisfy your sweet tooth.
9. Cucumber-Walnut Raita from Health
Link: Cucumber-Walnut Raita
For those who aren’t familiar with it, raita is a traditional Indian dish that is primarily made of yogurt. Although Raita can be made with different ingredients, this particular recipe has cucumber and walnuts. The condiment takes about 10 minutes to make and can be used as a dip or even a salad.
10. Steak Salad with Chive-Yogurt Dressing from Serious Eats
In need of a hearty and satisfying salad that won’t ruin your waistline? This steak salad, with ingredients like lemon juice, mayonnaise, and mixed greens, all combine with the Greek yogurt to make a dish bursting with flavor.
11. Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Chives and Greek Yogurt from Food & Wine
Ever had mashed potatoes with Greek yogurt? Well you will now! Only requiring about 30 minutes of your time, this recipe is sure to be a hit at your next dinner.
12. Kale, Spinach, and Artichoke Dip with Greek Yogurt from Sole Let’s Hang Out
Who doesn’t love a good appetizer? With an interesting combination of ingredients including honey, minced garlic, and of course yogurt, spinach, kale, and artichoke hearts, this dish throws a number of flavors at you all at once, but you won’t regret giving it a try.
13. Dessert Nachos from A Dash of Soul
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Taking inspiration from Pinterest, Lauren of a Dash of Soul gives us her wonderful interpretation of these healthy and delicious dessert nachos. The recipe calls for apples, as well as peanut butter, yogurt, chocolate chips, and a number of other delicious condiments that are sure to have you asking for seconds.
14. Greek Yogurt Brulee from The Curvy Carrot
Link: Greek Yogurt Brulee
This simple and sweet dessert is right to the point and beyond easy to make. Only three ingredients are necessary, including a brulee torch. On top of the yogurt, you are free to add fruits, nuts, or other condiments that you’d like–and that’s all there is to it!
15. Sweet Raspberry Dip from Real Simple
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Last but not least is the sweet raspberry dip from Real Simple. This dip is not only simple to make, but it’s also healthy and tastes great! Greek yogurt, sugar, and raspberries – there’s nothing else like it!