Strawberry-Basil Frozen Yogurt

Strawberry-Basil Frozen YogurtRecipe
Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Heather Chadduck and Caroline Cunningham
Garnish this refreshing dessert with basil sprigs.


Makes about 1 qt.
Total time: 1 Hour, 50 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 20 Minutes
Total: 1 Hour, 50 Minutes


2 cups sliced fresh strawberries
1 cup sugar
2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
1 teaspoon lime zest
1 cup plain Greek yogurt
1 cup whipping cream


1. Stir together strawberries and sugar in a medium bowl. Let stand 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Pulse strawberry mixture, basil, and lime zest in a food processor 9 to 10 times or until berries are finely chopped (almost pureed), stopping to scrape down sides as needed.

2. Whisk together yogurt and cream in a medium bowl until smooth; stir strawberry mixture into yogurt mixture until well blended. Cover and chill 1 hour.

3. Pour strawberry mixture into freezer container of a 1 1/2-qt. electric ice-cream maker, and freeze according to manufacturer's instructions. (Instructions and times may vary.)