Valentine's Day Edition

Meghan M. Brockmeyer, GARY L. NORRIS, Bari C. Saltman, and Xi Yu

In this series, we showcase creative and delicious recipes that can be made using only food found in dining halls. This interactive installment is Valentine's Day-themed.

Passion Yogurt Parfait


About 6 teaspoons non-fat plain yogurt, divided

About 1 cup granola, divided

About 6 teaspoons low-fat strawberry yogurt, divided

¼ cup strawberry sauce

Place 3 spoonfuls plain yogurt in the bottom of a glass. Add ¼ cup granola, then 3 spoonfuls strawberry yogurt, then another ¼ cup granola. Repeat, topping with strawberry sauce before adding the final sprinkling of granola.

Lovers’ Pita Pizza


2 half-pitas, cut into heart shape

¼ cup olive oil

1 cup spinach or other lettuce

6 tomato slices

¼ cup shredded mozzarella cheese