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A recipe for skinny berry fruit and yogurt parfaits using Greek yogurt, ricotta cheese and fresh summer berries. A perfect yogurt parfait recipe for your 4th of July gathering!
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Skinny Berry Parfaits

Patriotic themed fruit and yogurt parfaits are perfect for a Memorial Day cookout or a 4th of July dessert. A healthier no bake dessert for summertime!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword blueberries, Cheese, raspberries, strawberries, yogurt
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 2 hours 10 minutes
Servings 4 parfaits
Calories 227kcal
Author Amee

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups fresh raspberries
  • 2 cups fresh blueberries
  • 1 cup ricotta cheese I use whole milk ricotta
  • 8 oz plain Greek yogurt Can also use vanilla Greek yogurt and leave out the honey and stevia
  • 1 tbsp raw honey
  • 3 tbsp granulated stevia  or sugar alternative of choice
  • 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice Can also use orange juice
  • 1 tbsp lemon zest Can also use orange zest
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Instructions

  • Blend all ingredients (except berries) in a large mixing bowl until well combined. (I use my stand mixer and blend on medium for a couple of minutes.) 
  • Starting with the raspberries, layer the berries in a tall parfait glass, then the filling, ending with the blueberries on top in a tall parfait glass.  Repeat for each parfait.
  • Chill for a few hours and serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 227kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 14g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 34mg | Sodium: 74mg | Potassium: 269mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 16g | Vitamin A: 328IU | Vitamin C: 22mg | Calcium: 205mg | Iron: 1mg