chilled cherry dessert in a martini glass with cherries spread around the bottom

Chilled Cherry Dessert

chilled cherry dessert in a martini glass with cherries spread around the bottom

This chilled dessert is the cherry on top of a week of sweet cherry savings! Celebrate our very cherry week with $1.77lb Northwest Sweet Cherries and local produce from some of our favorite family farms. Visit the full Weekly Ad to see more deals!

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Ingredients:

4 cups pitted fresh sweet cherries

1cup vanilla yogurt plus additional for garnish

½ cup white grape juice

1 tablespoon honey

1 pinch cinnamon

Toasted slivered almonds (optional)

Instructions:

In blender or bowl of food processor with knife blade attached, purée cherries 5 to 10 seconds or until cherries are coarsely chopped. Scrape down bowl, and add yogurt, juice, honey and cinnamon. Purée 5 to 10 seconds or just until combined (mixture will be slightly chunky).

Transfer mixture to large pitcher. Cover and chill at least 1 hour before serving.

To serve, pour into glasses or bowls. Garnish each with yogurt and almond slivers, if desired.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 173 Calories, 3g Fat (1g Saturated), 8mg Cholesterol, 31mg Sodium, 35g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber, 4g Protein