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Cookies and Cream combos are always a dessert favorite! Check out this frozen yogurt delight. It’s a no bake dessert that makes entertaining easy.
Cookies and Cream Frozen Yogurt Fun
I can’t hit a home run with a baseball and a bat (lol), but I can deliver a little home run fun in the flavor department. Check out this cookies and cream frozen yogurt delight!
This recipe transforms plain frozen vanilla yogurt, not that there’s anything wrong with it, into a whole new flavor blast. There are three layers of scrumptiousness; cookies and cream, the vanilla yogurt and homemade strawberry gel.
As you can see from the photo, with a few steps you can create your very own baseball loving dessert. This recipe is great kid fun, perfect for baseball lovers, a yummy Father’s Day treat or served as just plain old fashioned summer yum fun. Who needs a reason to eat cookies and cream frozen yogurt? Any day works for me!
“The kitchen is for making fun food memories…” ~ Jodie Fitz
Here’s the printable recipe for your dessert making fun;
- Vanilla Frozen Yogurt
- 4 Oreo cookies
- 1 tablespoon chocolate syrup
- 1 cup fresh strawberries, sliced
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 2 teaspoons tapioca
Wash, hull and slice the strawberries to measure one packed cup of sliced strawberries.
Place the strawberries in a mini food processor and pure them well. Pour the strawberries into a saucepan and stir in 2 tablespoons of honey and 2 teaspoons of tapioca. Over medium to low heat, cook the mixture stirring regularly until the mixture is heated and has thickened. Let it cool completely to create a strawberry gel.
Once the mixture is cooled, put it in a cake piping utensil with a wide open writers tip.
Crush the cookies in a mini food processor. Dump the cookie crumbs into a bowl. Using a spoon, stir in the tablespoon of chocolate syrup until the cookie crumbs are well coated. Divide the cookie mixture and pour it onto two plates.
Using a large ice cream scoop, scoop the vanilla frozen yogurt and place it on top of the crushed cookie mixture.
Use the strawberry gel to create baseball lines on the frozen yogurt.
More on making this Cookies and Cream Frozen Yogurt Recipe
Vanilla ice cream? Yes, you can use vanilla ice cream if you prefer; light or regular.
Dairy Free? Yes, you can substitute with your favorite dairy free frozen ice cream substitute. Vanilla works best for the baseball affect.
Here are a few key lessons to focus on when making this cookies and cream dessert with children:
- Preparing fruit
- Hulling strawberries
- Measuring ingredients
- Following directions
- Safety and using the food processor
- Knife safety
- Stovetop safety
- Thickening agents and cooking
Love this baseball lovers food fun? Want more ideas? Check out my Baseball Pizza or my Baseball Breakfast Sandwich ideas. They both taste great, and are perfect for kid fun or Father’s Day. Check them out in the links below;