Frozen Coconut Yogurt with Cinnamon

Frozen Coconut Yogurt with Cinnamon
Tara Donne


  • 3 cups  2-percent plain organic Greek yogurt
  •   Granulated stevia extract (equivalent to 1/2 cup sugar)
  • 2 tablespoons  coconut milk
  • 1 teaspoon  ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon  coconut extract
  • 1/2 cup  unsweetened shredded coconut

Frozen yogurt! I mean, let’s face it: Everybody loves a good frozen yogurt. Adults, tweens, teens, kids, whoever. You’ve seen it a hundred times at your local ice cream parlor on Sunday in the summer: 9:00 p.m. and the place is packed! A line around the corner, kids playing, everybody’s happy; it’s the sweet life. For a diabetic, that could go two ways: One way is horribly wrong, and that’s if there’re no sugar-free items on the board. Or, totally great because they do offer some special items for people with some sort of dietary restriction. Or there’s Plan C, which is that you make a batch of this silky, creamy, coconut yogurt at home and relax with the fam on Sunday night. Let the others rush to the corner store and wait in line; your only fear will be whether or not your family leaves you any.

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In a large bowl, combine the yogurt, sweetener, coconut milk, cinnamon, and coconut extract. Cover tightly with plastic wrap and let the mixture chill in the fridge for at least 1 hour or overnight.

Pour the chilled mixture into an ice cream maker and freeze according to the manufacturer’s instructions for frozen yogurt. In the last 5 minutes of the maker’s cycle, add the shredded coconut.


Calories per serving:

184 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Low Carb, Low Sodium Low Potassium, Kidney Friendly

Daily value:



  • Fat 80g 123%
  • Carbs 142g 47%
  • Saturated 31g 153%
  • Fiber 8g 34%
  • Sugars 32g
  • Monounsaturated 1g
  • Polyunsaturated 0g
  • Protein 67g 134%
  • Cholesterol 115mg 38%
  • Sodium 423mg 18%
  • Calcium 619mg 62%
  • Magnesium 54mg 14%
  • Potassium 314mg 9%
  • Iron 3mg 15%
  • Zinc 1mg 7%
  • Phosphorus 120mg 17%
  • Vitamin A 1,152µg 128%
  • Vitamin C 1mg 2%
  • Thiamin (B1) 0mg 2%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 0mg 3%
  • Niacin (B3) 0mg 2%
  • Vitamin B6 0mg 7%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 9µg 2%
  • Vitamin E 0mg 1%
  • Vitamin K 1µg 1%
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