It’s strawberry season! This juicy, heart-shaped fruit is the epitome of summer and not to mention packed with goodness.
Treat the family to this strawberry cheesecake chia pudding at snack time or for dessert. The kids will love this healthy and fresher rendition of the classic recipe, and moms and dads will love how healthy it is for them!
With only 5 ingredients, this super rich strawberry cheesecake chia pudding is easy to make and involves little time and energy to prepare.
On that note, don’t be fooled by the few ingredients and the simplicity of this recipe!
You might be wondering how this simple, healthy pudding might possibly have the same flavour profile as traditional cheesecake…
The secret ingredient in this recipe are the chia seeds. When combined with the Greek yogurt, this tiny superfood plumps up, adding richness and a tapioca-like consistency to the yogurt.
Top the chia yogurt with fresh, pureed strawberries, sweetened with natural maple syrup, and layer both over crumbly cookies. And there you have it, a healthy rendition of strawberry cheesecake that lacks neither in texture nor flavour!
Not only is this recipe delicious, it is packed with goodness-which means you can rest assured that you are feeding your family a healthy treat.
Whether you purchase fresh strawberries at your local market or pick them yourself, these delectable little morsels are packed with flavour and essential vitamins and nutrients, such as fiber, flavonoids (which lower the risk of heart disease), and biotin (which helps build strong hair and nails).
If you try this recipe (and love it!) be sure to snap a pic and tag me on Instagram with #bitesforfoodies so I can see your creation!