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A Napoleon is a classic layered dessert of puff pastry with a sweet cream filling. For this easy, low-fat version, grill sheets of phyllo dough, and layer them with fresh strawberries and a honey-sweetened yogurt sauce.

Recipe by Southern Living June 2006


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10 mins
4 mins
14 mins
Makes 6 servings


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  • Stir together yogurt and honey; cover and chill yogurt sauce until ready to serve.

  • Combine strawberries and 2 Tbsp. sugar; cover and chill until ready to serve.

  • Place 1 phyllo sheet on a flat work surface. Coat with cooking spray, and sprinkle evenly with 1/4 tsp. sugar. Top with 1 phyllo sheet; coat again with cooking spray, and sprinkle with 1/4 tsp. sugar. Cut phyllo stack into thirds lengthwise; cut each in half, creating 6 even rectangular stacks. Repeat procedure with remaining phyllo sheets, cooking spray, and 1/2 tsp. sugar.

  • Grill phyllo stacks, without grill lid, over medium-low heat (300° to 350°) 1 to 2 minutes on each side or until lightly browned.

  • Place 1 grilled phyllo stack on each of 6 serving plates; top evenly with half of strawberry slices. Drizzle evenly with half of yogurt sauce. Top each with 1 grilled phyllo stack. Top evenly with remaining strawberry slices and yogurt sauce. Garnish, if desired. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

156 calories; calories from fat 7%; fat 1.2g; saturated fat 0.2g; mono fat 0.4g; poly fat 0.3g; protein 5.3g; carbohydrates 33.1g; fiber 2.2g; cholesterol 1mg; iron 0.9mg; sodium 118mg; calcium 117mg.