Orange Crème Dessert with Ruby Cranberry Sauce

Orange Crème Dessert with Ruby Cranberry Sauce

Enjoy this orange Crème dessert that’s made on a stovetop using gelatin, graham crackers, orange juice and Yoplait® Original 99% Fat Free orange crème yogurt – dress with ruby red cranberry sauce!

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chocolate-covered graham crackers, finely crushed (about 1 cup)
cups fresh or frozen cranberries
cup sugar
teaspoon cornstarch
cup water
envelope unflavored gelatin
cup orange juice
containers (6 oz each) Yoplait® Original 99% Fat Free orange crème yogurt (2 cups)
teaspoons grated orange peel
cups frozen light whipped topping, thawed
  1. Heat oven to 375°F. Spray 9-inch springform pan with cooking spray. Press cracker crumbs evenly in bottom of pan. Bake 7 minutes. Place in refrigerator or freezer until completely cooled.
  2. Meanwhile, in medium saucepan, mix cranberries, sugar, cornstarch and water until smooth. Heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to low; simmer 10 to 15 minutes or until cranberries pop, stirring occasionally. Cool 15 minutes. Refrigerate until serving time.
  3. In small saucepan, stir gelatin and orange juice; let stand 2 minutes. Place saucepan over low heat; stir until gelatin is dissolved.
  4. In blender container, place yogurt and orange peel; blend until smooth. With blender running, add gelatin mixture. Cover; blend at High speed for 15 to 20 seconds or until combined. Spoon into medium bowl. Gently stir in whipped topping. Spoon and gently spread over cooled crust. Refrigerate 3 hours or until set.
  5. To serve, run knife around edge of dessert; remove side of pan. Cut dessert into wedges; place on individual dessert plates. Top each with 2 tablespoons cranberry mixture.
Makes 12 servings

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 190
    • (Calories from Fat 35),
  • Total Fat 4g
    • (Saturated Fat 3 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 65mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 34g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 28g),
  • Protein 4g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.