Strawberry Paletas

Strawberry Paletas

Paletas are traditional Mexican fresh-fruit ices with a water or milk base. These beautiful Strawberry Paletas, created by Vianney Rodriguez at Sweet Life, are a refreshing treat for a hot summer day!

Berry Paletas
Serves: 6 paletas
  • 4 cups of fresh strawberries, washed, stems removed and sliced
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3 cups non-fat vanilla yogurt
  1. To a large bowl, add fresh strawberries and vanilla extract. Slightly mash berries to extract some juice, but still maintain a thick consistency.
  2. Spoon mashed berries into paleta mold; place in freezer to firm for about an hour.
  3. Once the berries have firmed, spoon vanilla yogurt over berries and return to freezer for an additional hour to firm.
  4. Once yogurt layer is firm finish off paletas with another layer of mashed berries and return to freezer for another hour or overnight, until ready to serve.
  5. When ready to serve, run paleta mold under warm water to help loosen the paletas. Serve immediately or place on platter with ice to keep chilled.
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 paleta Calories: 128 kcal Fat: 0 g Saturated fat: 0 g Trans fat: 0 g Carbohydrates: 28 g Sugar: 12 g Sodium: 59 mg Fiber: 2 g Protein: 4 g Cholesterol: 4 mg


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