Dessert

Mediterranean desserts often focus on recipes with fruit, dark chocolate, or a combination of both. Our recipes are wide range of flavors and dessert types.

Greek Yogurt Bark with Berries

Greek Yogurt Bark with Berries

This Greek Yogurt Bark with Berries makes for a light dessert that the whole family will love! It's made so simply with frozen full-fat Greek yogurt that has been lightly sweetened with maple syrup and mixed with fresh summer berries and mini chocolate chips. Keep it...

Roasted Pear Crumble

Roasted Pear Crumble

Pears are a great swap to mix up your traditional apple crumble Greek yogurt adds a little tang while upping the protein content of this dessert. Roasted Pear Crumble 2 ripe but firm pears (halved and cored)2 tsp plus 1 Tbsp olive oil1/4 cup raw almonds or pecan...

Olive Oil Yogurt Bundt Cake

Olive Oil Yogurt Bundt Cake

This is a new favorite cake from America’s Test Kitchen. I love their recipes because they do all the hard work and have tried so many different formulas to make the perfect dish or dessert.  I love the combination of olive oil and whole milk yogurt in the cake. The...

Double Chocolate Strawberry Coconut Brownies

Double Chocolate Strawberry Coconut Brownies

These decadent brownies are a favorite from A Healthy Life for Me. We love these for a special treat - Valentine's Day, a birthday or any special occasion. When it comes to dessert on the Mediterranean diet, it is consumed in moderation. When we do eat dessert, we...

Mexican Hot Chocolate Avocado Mousse

Mexican Hot Chocolate Avocado Mousse

We love this recipe from Goop! The “mousse” is made of avocado, cocoa powder, maple syrup and spices. Such an easy and a quick dessert when you need a little dark chocolate fix. Mexican Hot Chocolate Avocado Mousse We love this recipe from Goop! The “mousse” is made...

Crockpot Apple Butter

Crockpot Apple Butter

This is one of my all time favorite ways to use up leftover apples during the fall and winter! I like to spread this apple butter on toast, muffins and sandwiches. I also love swirling it into yogurt at breakfast and adding it to a cheese board when entertaining. The...

Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bites

Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bites

These chocolate hazelnut energy bites are the perfect sweet treat or afternoon snack. Unlike most desserts, these bites contain protein and healthy fats (thanks to the almond butter and hazelnuts), which make these more satiating and filling. They are sweetened...

Summer Fruit Crostata

Summer Fruit Crostata

This peach and blueberry crostata is one of our all-time favorite summer desserts from Ina Garten. This is such a fantastic way to use up any extra blueberries or peaches you have on-hand during the summer. While this is definitely a decadent dessert, the fruit adds...

Peanut Butter Banana “Nice Cream”

Peanut Butter Banana “Nice Cream”

I just discovered Banana Nice Cream and am kicking myself for missing out on this gem all of these years! This banana peanut butter nice cream recipe is the perfect summer dessert. It's refreshing and certainly tastes indulgent yet is made so simply with just frozen...