Peach Melba Dessert

Peach Melba Dessert is a delicious, easy, quick and refreshing dessert beverage. Use this as a dessert, a cold beverage or a treat. Made with raspberries, peaches and yogurt all done in a blender. It is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low sodium, low cholesterol, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy, diabetic friendly and Weight Watchers (4) PointsPlus recipe. Makes (5) servings. Peach Melba Dessert will bpeach-melba-desserte loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Total Time: 15 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

1 (12 oz) bag frozen unsweetened raspberries, thawed
1/4 cup granulated no-calorie sweetener
1 tbsp cornstarch
1 (16 oz) bag frozen unsweetened sliced peaches
1 (8 oz) container plain yogurt
1/4 cup reduced fat milk or peach nectar
1/4 cup granulated no-calorie sweetener
1/4 tsp almond extract
1 cup ice cubes

DIRECTIONS:

1. Process raspberries in a food processor or blender. Pour mixture through a fine wire-mesh strainer, discarding seeds and pulp.

2. Combine 1/4 cup sweetener and cornstarch in a small saucepan; stir in raspberry puree. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly; boil, stirring constantly, 1 minute. Chill.

3. Spoon or drizzle1 tablespoon raspberry sauce into each of 5 glasses. Set aside.

4. Process peaches, yogurt, milk, the remaining 1/4 cup sweetener, almond extract, and ice cubes in a blender until smooth, stopping to scrape down sides. Pour into the glasses. Top with remaining raspberry sauce. Garnish, if desired. Serve immediately.

YIELD: 5 servings.
Serving Size: 8 oz per serving.

Weight Watchers PointsPlus = 4
Carb Choices: 2

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION:
Calories: 160, Total Fat: 1g, Saturated Fat: 0.5g, Cholesterol: <5mg, Sodium: 45mg, Carbohydrates: 34g, Sugars: 27g, Fiber: 3g, Protein: 4g

Original recipe and image from McNeil Nutritionals, LLC. http://recipes.splenda.com/recipes/1397089-Peach-Melba-Sipper

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