Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Driscoll's Berry Giveaway - TODAY ONLY!!! - CLOSED

In Honor of National Berry Month, our friends at Driscoll's Berries have not only kindly provided this wonderful recipe, but they also have some coupons for free berries for two readers each Tuesday during the month of July (scroll down for giveaway info).

Driscoll’s Berries, the nation’s leading provider of fresh and organic berries, would like to help your family celebrate National Berry Month and National Ice Cream Month this July with a healthy helping of Blackberry Chocolate Frozen Yogurt. This easy to prepare, refreshing summer treat offers a healthy, low fat alternative to ice cream with the same great taste. Help your family beat the heat sans the calories – we promise your kids will be begging for more!

Blackberry - Chocolate Frozen Yogurt





Makes 1 Quart


2 (16-ounce) cartons vanilla low fat yogurt
2 ½ cups Driscoll’s Blackberries
½ cup light-colored corn syrup
¼ cup sugar
½ cup coarsely chopped semisweet chocolate (3 ounces)


In a blender container or food processor bowl, combine half of the yogurt, _ cup of the berries, half of the corn syrup and half of the sugar. Cover and blend or process until almost smooth. Pour mixture into ice cream freezer container. Repeat. Freeze mixture in an electric ice cream freezer according to manufacturer’s directions. Remove dasher from freezer. Add remaining 1_ cups berries and the chopped chocolate; stir to distribute. Ripen*.

*Note: To ripen frozen yogurt or ice cream, after stirring in berries and chocolate, cover top of freezer can with waxed paper or foil. Plug hole in lid and replace lid. Pack outer freezer bucket with enough ice and rock salt to cover top of freezer can, using about 4 cups ice and 1 cup salt. Ripen about 4 hours.


Nutritional Information Per _ Cup Serving: 175 calories, 3g total fat (2g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 70mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate, 3g dietary fiber, 4g protein.

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This contest ends TONIGHT July 14th at 11:59pm (pdst) so don't wait - make sure you've gotten all seven entries! Please note: entries received after the cutoff time will be deleted prior to drawing a winner.

- Liz

Posted by Liz of Pink Lemonade

34 comments:

Marianna said...

I love raspberries - just plain!

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sharon said...

blueberries, with skim milk or with whipped cream...yum

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Pat said...

My favorite berry is strawberry. I like them on sponge cake with milk.
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wendy said...

My favorite berry is blueberries and I love them with a little sugar sprinkled on top!

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Anna said...

I love strawberries, and I just love to eat them plain. We used to have a big strawberry patch when I was growing up, and I have stemmed a lot of strawberries. Luckily I could eat the occasional berry while I was stemming!

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Theresa said...

My favorite berry is Strawberry. Last night I had Driscoll's organic strawberries with Cool Whip, they were divine!

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It would be strawberries I love making strawberry shortcake trifle

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I love strawberries with fresh whipped cream.

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bridget3420 said...

Blackberry's are my favorite and I love them with vanilla ice cream. Yum!

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Tamara B. said...

My favorite berries are blueberries and strawberries. I love to eat my blueberries frozen and my strawberries dipped in whiter chocolate.
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Sara and Alex said...

I like strawberries, sliced, with nothing on them!
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