Greek yogurt has a rich quality that distinguishes it from other yogurts. It can be used as a substitute for butter or cream in cakes and bakes, while still maintaining a creaminess. While some of these recipes are in fact health-conscious, these sweet treats certainly do not skimp on the flavor.
Greek Yogurt Cheesecake Recipe With Pomegranate Sauce
Greek yogurt and cream cheese come together with a gingersnap crust in this pomegranate drizzled dessert.
Find the recipe at The Vintage Mixer
This creamy Indian treat is spiced with cardamon, saffron and nutmeg. It's also low-calorie and protein rich, so you could practically eat it for breakfast!
Find the recipe at Chef In You
Greek Yogurt Creme Brûlée
This version of creme brûlée swaps cream for Greek yogurt, but keeps the vanilla flavoring and burnt sugar top.
Find the recipe at Slimmer Kitchen
Peach And Blueberry Greek Yogurt Cake
There's still plenty of butter in this moist, summery cake.
Find the recipe at Julia's Album
Lemon Greek Yogurt Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Frosting
These light-as-air treats get a healthy swirl of cream cheese frosting on top.
Find the recipe at Baking A Moment
Mexican Chocolate Greek Yogurt Tiramisu
Grain-free lady fingers (made from coconut and almond flour) are soaked in Kahlua and layered with Greek yogurt and mascarpone cheese in this gluten-free version of the classic Italian dessert. The Mexican hot chocolate flavor comes from an application of dark chocolate and cinnamon.
Find the recipe at Vitamin Sunshine
Greek Yogurt Chocolate Cake
Rich chocolate cake is topped with a dark chocolate glaze.
Find the recipe at Gimme Some Oven
Apricot Brûlée With Greek Yogurt And Lemon
Caramelized apricots are topped with cool, sweet greek yogurt and lemon zest.
Find the recipe at TasteFood
Cranberry Greek Yogurt Coffee Cake
Fresh cranberries go into this moist coffee cake.
Find the recipe at Bake Your Day
Banana Cream Pie Milkshake
This grown-up milkshake is a creamy swirl of banana, vanilla Greek yogurt and whipped cream flavored vodka.
Find the recipe at The Realistic Nutritionist
Frozen Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Greek Yogurt Pops
These easy-to-make frozen treats are whipped up in a blender, frozen and rolled in melted chocolate.
Find the recipe at Keep Your Diet Real
Lavender Lemon Pound Cake
This pretty lemon pound cake is made better with the floral quality of lavender and the richness of Greek yogurt.
Find the recipe at The Baker Chick