Ingredients: (per serving)
- 1 x large apple
- 6 x dates
- 2 x dstspn soaked shredded coconut
- 1 cup of unsweetened yogurt
- Cinnamon sprinkle
Soak coconut in just enough water to cover it for 20 minutes. Chop apple into quarters. Add to blender along with dates, coconut and ½ cup of water. Blend using the pulse function until apple is just minced and you get a nice thick lumpy paste. Mix in 1 cup of plain unsweetened yogurt and blend. Serve with a sprinkle of cinnamon.
Did you know?
There is an important saturated fatty acid in coconut called lauric acid. This increases good-HDL cholesterol levels in the blood. HDL is a high-density lipoprotein it is beneficial on the coronary arteries by preventing vessel blocks.