LONDONDERRY, NH--(Marketwire - Dec 19, 2012) - Forget the scoop of ice cream this year, Stonyfield is offering up a delicious and trendy new topping for your dessert. 'Greek Yogurt Whip' blends one of the year's trendiest food items with organic whipping cream, making the perfect addition to holiday pies, cookies and cakes. All that is needed to adorn desserts with half the fat and tons of flavor is Stonyfield Organic Oikos Greek yogurt and Whipping Cream!
Stonyfield developed the recipe for dessert fans that want to lighten up their traditional holiday offerings while keeping all of the flavor and texture that people expect from whipped cream. Making Greek Yogurt Whip is simple:
1 1/3 Cups + 2 Tablespoons of Stonyfield Heavy Whipping Cream
2 tablespoons of sugar
1 teaspoon of vanilla
1/2 Cup + 2 Tablespoons of Lowfat Plain Stonyfield Oikos Greek Yogurt
Whip cream, sugar and vanilla on medium speed until stiff peaks form. Gently fold in Oikos until well blended. Chill and serve. Serving size is 1/2 cup.
Looking for some delicious desserts to top with your whip? Stonyfield has recipes for those too. Check out some of their favorites:
Baklava Cake: http://www.stonyfield.com/recipes/baklava-cake
Cocoa Cake: http://www.stonyfield.com/recipes/cocoa-cake
Fast and Easy Apple Pie: http://www.stonyfield.com/recipes/fast-and-easy-apple-pie
Making it convenient and more affordable to cook with Greek Yogurt, Stonyfield offers 32 oz quarts of their yogurt at most grocers and natural food stores. For exact locations, check out the store locator: http://www.stonyfield.com/products/store-locator
Stonyfield, celebrating its 29th year, is the world's leading organic yogurt company. Its certified organic yogurt, smoothies, milk, cultured soy, frozen yogurt and ice cream are distributed nationally. The company advocates that healthy food can only come from a healthy planet. Its use of organic ingredients helps keep over 200,000 farm acres free of toxic, persistent pesticides and chemical fertilizers known to contaminate soil, drinking water and food. To help reduce climate change, Stonyfield offsets all of the CO2 emissions generated from its facility energy use. Stonyfield also donates $2 million of its yearly profits to efforts that help protect and restore the Earth. For more information about Stonyfield, its products and initiatives, visit www.stonyfield.com or follow Stonyfield on Twitter @Stonyfield and on Facebook www.facebook.com/StonyfieldFarm.