Panna cotta is a classic Italian dessert that is made by setting sweetened cream with gelatin. Yogurt Panna Cotta is a healthier twist on the traditional recipe that uses yogurt instead of cream. This recipe is a perfect summer dessert as it is light, refreshing, and easy to make. The blackberry sauce adds a pop of color and flavor to this dessert.
➤ To Make This Recipe, You Will Need The Following Ingrédients :
- 1 cup half & half
- 1 packet unflavored gelatin divided
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 2 Brown Cow Maple Cream Top Greek Yogurt cups 6 ounces each
- 1 1/3 cup blackberries fresh or frozen
- 1/4 cup water
- 3 tablespoons maple syrup
- 1 pinch salt
- 1/2 teaspoon orange zest
➤ To make this delicious Yogurt Panna Cotta Recipe:
In a small bowl, mix 1 teaspoon gelatin granules into 1/4 cup half & half.
Allow the gelatin mixture to sit for at least 5 minutes.
In a separate medium bowl, mix the yogurt and sugar together.
Heat the remaining half and half until scolding hot, then pour into the gelatin mixture and beat with an immersion blender. *This could be done in a regular blender, but make sure to open the vent on top and cover with a clean towel.)
Pour the half and half into the yogurt mix and blend again until smooth.
Pour the liquid yogurt panna cotta into four 6-ounce ramekins or short wide mugs. Cover and refrigerate for at least two hours.
Once the panna cotta sets, combine the blackberries, water, 3/4 teaspoon gelatin, maple syrup, pinch of salt and orange zest in a small saucepan.
Bring to a boil, lower the temperature, and simmer for about 5 minutes to thicken. Allow the blackberry gel to cool for 10 minutes.
Then spoons evenly over the tops of the yogurt panna cotta cups. Return to the fridge and chill another two hours minimum.
Serve as is, or remove from molds. To remove the panna cotta from the molds: Run a sharp knife around the rim of each cup. Fill a small bowl with hot water.
Then hold each cup in the water for approximately 30 seconds. Place a dessert plate over the top and flip.
You may have to wait a few moments for the panna cotta to release, plopping gently on the plate. Repeat with the rest.
➤ Recipe Notes:
- You can use any type of milk you like in this recipe, but whole milk will give you the creamiest texture.
- Make sure to whisk the yogurt into the milk mixture really well, otherwise, you may end up with lumps in your panna cotta.
- If you don’t have ramekins or glasses, you can use muffin tins instead.
- You can make the blackberry sauce ahead of time and keep it in the fridge until you are ready to serve the panna cotta.
➤ Nutrition Information:
This recipe makes 6 servings.
Each serving contains:
Saturated Fat: 2g
Yogurt Panna Cotta with blackberry sauce is a healthy and delicious dessert that you can enjoy guilt-free. The combination of the creamy yogurt and tart blackberry sauce is simply divine. This recipe is easy to make and perfect for any occasion.
This is an easy one and oh so good.
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