Thursday, October 1, 2015

Blueberry Frozen Treats


Blueberry Frozen Treats

What if I tell you that these lovely frozen treats take just 5 minutes to be ready. I mean, I take longer to wear a lipstick! Yes, presenting another quick dessert using Blueberries. These tiny, round blue-purple berries produce amazing result when used in any recipe. Studies have also proved that having blueberries helps improve memory. So it is highly recommended for children as well. They have the highest antioxidant capacity among all fruits as well.






These berries can be whipped into a smoothie, baked into muffins or you can make a popular summer treat Rose flavored Blueberry Popsicle besides just enjoying them raw. They all taste good.
Today I chose to make Blueberry Ice cream (no ice cream maker needed).


It literally took me 5 minutes to make it. They only wait time is when it is in the freezer. So if you have some sudden guests over or your child is being fussy with his meal, present them this colorful treat and I am positive that they would love you for serving this!

Ingredients
1 cup washed blueberries
2 cups of blueberry fat free curd
1 tbsp honey
1/2 tbsp lemon juice
1 tbsp Orange zest for sprinkles


Method

Wash the blueberries well.


I used this blueberry curd.


In a blender, add all the ingredients except the orange rinds.


Blend it all together to make a smooth paste.


Empty it into a container with lid.


Freeze the box for an hour atleast.


Take them out before serving, scoop out the required quantity.


Serve them with some orange zest sprinkles for that extra zing effect.


Pleasantly surprise your friends and family with this colorful summer treat. Be prepared for some ooooos and aaahhhs from your guests. This dish is a winner! After all who would want to pass on a dessert like this which is healthy as well. Well that could be our little secret. Do not tell them what is in it! :)