11 New Ways to Use Greek Yogurt (Slideshow)

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Recipe SWAT dips into Greek yogurt this week

Grilled Pork Chops with Tomato Cucumber Relish and Greek Yogurt Dill Sauce Recipe

Christine Carlisle

Grilled pork chops are dressed up with a tangy Green yogurt dill sauce.


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No Bake Strawberry Swirl Cheesecake Bars Recipe

Rebecca Winkler

These cheesecake bars replace some of the cream cheese with Greek yogurt for a healthier version of your favorite dessert.


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Roasted Garlic Almond Dip Recipe

Lori Yates

Roasted garlic and almonds are mixed with Greek yogurt for a delicous and healhty dip.


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Blue Cheese Ranch Dressing Recipe

Peter Block

For a healthier approach to a blue cheese salad dressing, make the base out of Greek yogurt.


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Blueberry with Yogurt and White Chocolate Parfait Recipe

Kimberly Moore

Greek yogurt goes perfectly with blueberries and white chocolate for a healhty and decadent dessert. 


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Spinach Banana Protein Smoothie Recipe

Lisa and Anna of Garnish with Lemon

Add some protein to your smoothie by blending in some Greek yogurt. 


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Avocado Crema over Shrimp Tostadas with Voskos Greek Yogurt Recipe

Milissa Armstrong

Add Greek yogurt to avocados for an extra creamy topping to shrimp tostadas. 


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Greek Yogurt Spanakopita Recipe

Arthur Bovino

You don’t have  to use Greek yogurt in your spanakopita, but there’s something about it that 1) just seems right, and 2) adds a little extra moisture to the mixture. This recipe almost makes it feel like a Greek spinach chicken pot pie (sans chicken, obviously). 


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Pasta with Tomato and Greek Yogurt Sauce Recipe

Jane Bruce

The Greek yogurt in this recipe is taken out of its normal element and used not for breakfast, but for dinner. It adds a subtle tangy flavor to the fresh tomato sauce, and, as you may have guessed, creaminess.


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Lite and Amazing French Onion Dip Recipe

Tim McGeever

By swapping out the sour cream with your favorite brand of nonfat Greek yogurt, this recipe not only tastes better than the classic version (arguably), but will leave you feeling a lot less guilty. 


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Granola and Greek Yogurt Parfaits Recipe

Jane Bruce

A mixture of oats, nuts, wheat germ, coconut, and warm spices are layered in between creamy Greek yogurt and fruit.


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