DIY Berry Yogurt Pops: A Refreshing Treat for Kids


Beat the heat with these delightful DIY Berry Yogurt Pops! Perfect for kids and adults alike, these homemade popsicles blend the creamy goodness of yogurt with the fresh, tangy burst of berries. They're not just delicious but also a healthier alternative to store-bought ice cream. Easy to make and irresistibly tasty, these pops are sure to become a summertime favorite!

DIY Berry Yogurt Pops: A Refreshing Treat for Kids

Preparation and Cooking Times

  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • Freezing Time: 4 hours
  • Total Time: 4 hours 15 minutes

Number of Servings and Serving Size

  • Servings: Makes 8 popsicles
  • Serving Size: 1 popsicle


  • Greek Yogurt: 500 grams (1.1 pounds)
  • Mixed Berries (strawberries, blueberries, raspberries): 300 grams (0.66 pounds)
  • Honey: 100 grams (0.22 pounds)
  • Vanilla Extract: 1 teaspoon

Detailed Method of Preparation

  1. Berry Preparation: Wash and hull the strawberries. If using large berries, cut them into smaller pieces.
  2. Blend Berries: In a blender, combine the mixed berries until they form a smooth puree.
  3. Mix Ingredients: In a large bowl, whisk together the Greek yogurt, honey, and vanilla extract. Gently fold in the berry puree to create a marbled effect.
  4. Fill Molds: Pour the yogurt and berry mixture into popsicle molds. If you don’t have popsicle molds, use small cups and popsicle sticks.
  5. Freeze: Place the molds in the freezer and freeze for at least 4 hours, or until solid.
  6. Unmold: Run the mold under warm water for a few seconds to loosen the popsicles. Gently remove them and enjoy!

Tips for Culinary Success

  • Consistency: Adjust the amount of honey based on the sweetness of the berries and your preference.
  • Variations: Feel free to experiment with different berries or even add a layer of granola for a crunchy twist.
  • Storage: Store the popsicles in the freezer for up to a month in an airtight container.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Can I use regular yogurt instead of Greek yogurt? Yes, but Greek yogurt gives a creamier texture.
  • Can I make these popsicles dairy-free? Absolutely! Substitute Greek yogurt with a dairy-free alternative like coconut yogurt.
  • How can I make these popsicles sweeter? You can add more honey or a little bit of sugar if desired.