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FAITHP44 Posts: 5,473
3/10/13 2:35 P

I really liked it before, but even more now I've just read that it's better for me than normal yogurt!!

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3/10/13 2:31 P

I like it nice rich texture that I enjoy

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NANAW12001 Posts: 1,132
3/10/13 2:26 P

can't stand it

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3/10/13 1:17 P

I don't like it...tastes funny & is way too thick & gloppy. I'll stick with my regular old yogurt...

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3/10/13 12:12 P

Much too thick for me.

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3/10/13 12:02 P

I love it ~ all kinds !!

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R3DROBIN Posts: 1,389
3/10/13 11:22 A

well i love it as a replacement for sourcream but i cannot stomach it as yogurt. its just too thick and heavy and sour...BLEH! no amount of fruit or flavor can fix it for me. but i love love love it on mexican food, chili and dips!

VSWINGLE Posts: 4,015
3/10/13 11:14 A

I love it!

KKKAREN Posts: 12,223
3/10/13 11:14 A

it costs too much!

DUBLINROSE Posts: 2,157
3/10/13 6:50 A

love it

THROOPER62 Posts: 22,681
3/10/13 5:58 A

It took a while, but now I love Greek yogurt

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3/10/13 3:31 A

I like it a lot.


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3/10/13 12:46 A

I tried it once and didnt like it that much. BUT as healthy as it is I am going to give it one more try!!

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3/10/13 12:40 A

Don't know if it really good for you but I love it and have one every morning with fresh unsweetened cranberries and 1/4 c of fiber one cereal.

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MASHAMOO Posts: 1,667
3/10/13 12:18 A

I take some to work and have it with granola.

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3/10/13 12:13 A

Love it but too expensive!

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SUGAR0814 Posts: 4,991
3/9/13 11:32 P

Love it with fruit


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JULIACOLLINS62 Posts: 1,666
3/9/13 11:26 P

I love it. Slowly I have gotten to plain with 0% fat and I mix in fresh fruit. Little changes over time has improved my health

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3/9/13 10:36 P

I like it, but not plain. I usually buy the ones with fruit or add cereal like Kashi Go Lean's Fruit and Berry Crunch.

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3/9/13 9:53 P


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TRACYLYNN853 Posts: 490
3/9/13 9:51 P

never had it

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3/9/13 9:46 P

I love it! I use it in place of mayo for tuna salad and deviled eggs. I sometimes blend up a variety of fruit and mix it in with plain greek yogurt. There are so many recipes for it too! Its actually weird because when plain, I HATE the taste of greek yogurt but mixed with almost anything is delicious.

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PATTIANN10 Posts: 41
3/9/13 9:29 P

I love it. I use it instead of sour cream.

ROSE-LITE Posts: 1,926
3/9/13 6:07 P

Love it

3/9/13 6:05 P

Love it....I eat Fage, Chobani and Aldi depending on what is on sale.

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3/9/13 5:10 P

I love Greek yogurt..its so thick and satisfying and very high in protein..i usually buy the plain and put blueberries in it.


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3/9/13 5:00 P

I eat it every day. I don't like the taste of it all but I eat it anyway.

ALISALEA Posts: 161
3/9/13 4:51 P

Love it! I usually buy either Chobani or Fage.

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3/9/13 4:41 P

I like it. I usually buy Chobani.

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3/9/13 4:29 P

[1] Love it.

[2] I always make sure it's just 'strained' more or less regular yogurt, not regular yogurt thickened with pectin and the like.

[3] I love using as a replacement for sour cream or even cream cheese in numerous recipes; also love it on its own or with honey, berries, and the like.

[4] I get 'non-fat' at times, but I prefer at least *some* fat in it ... all the better for fat soluble vitamins and such.

[5] And I like making my own (regualr or Greek yogurt) in the Crock Pot.

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3/9/13 4:27 P

Love it. Yoplait is my favorite brand.

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FENWAYGIRL18 Posts: 5,868
3/9/13 4:22 P

don't like

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EH932011 Posts: 122
3/9/13 4:04 P

I love Greek Yogurt. It's very creamy and fills me up so that I'm satisfied for a few hours.


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3/9/13 4:02 P

I love it. I use the nonfat kind in place of sour cream in lots of things.

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3/9/13 3:44 P

I like Greek yogurt. It is the only kind I eat typically.

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CHERYLHURT Posts: 31,935
3/9/13 2:08 P

That is the only kind we eat and we LOVE it!

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3/9/13 1:05 P

Not a yogurt fan, but if I do eat some it's always Greek. It's filling and can hold me for a few hours. emoticon

WALLPER26 Posts: 2,971
3/9/13 12:53 P

I love Greek Yogurt! I use the plain low fat option when available, and will mix it with fruit, no sugar preserves, or in smoothie.

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3/9/13 12:50 P

I love the taste and texture of Greek yogurt but after researching the ill effects of milk and milk products I have switched to Soy or Coconut milk yogurts....sigh!

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3/9/13 12:47 P

We really like Greek Yogurt. Dh has been getting the Zoi Brand now. The plain we are using to replace in recipes that normally call for Sour Cream. It's good.

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3/9/13 12:42 P

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I love Greek yogurt and can no longer eat that other stuff, especially Yoplait. Yoplait and it's competition taste fake and thin to me. I love Greek because it's thinker, higher in protein and tastes much better. I usually buy Chobani and Fage

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3/9/13 12:38 P

When I compared Greek yogurt to my regular store-brand yogurt, it was higher in fat & calories...and only a teeny bit more protein. Personally, I don't like thick chunky I still eat my regular yogurt. :)

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3/9/13 12:31 P

love it!

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3/9/13 12:11 P

I love greek yogurt. IMO, Greek Gods plain greek yogurt is the best.

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3/9/13 11:52 A

I have always liked greek yogurt. I eat mostly Chobani and have really started to like it just plain. Somehow the flavored ones have become too sweet for me to eat.

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3/9/13 11:14 A

I am far from a yogurt expert but I have started eating a chobani yogurt for lunch on the days that I work because I have trouble getting enough protein in my diet. The extra protein helps me meet my requirements.

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3/9/13 11:10 A

I eat the regular full fat yogurt but not more then a tablespoon at a time. I think it is great for your intestinal tract. I don't believe in low-fat altered food.

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QUEEN3510VA Posts: 504
3/9/13 11:06 A

At first I didn't like the Greek yogurt but as I kept trying it in different ways, it has become my only choice for yogurt. Love, love it in Smoothies. Make it real creamy. I also put a tbsp of unsweetened blackberry preserves in and eat it with some walnuts.

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3/9/13 10:43 A

As long as I can remember, I've loved yogurt. I particularly liked Yoplait and all the flavors they had to offer. But recently I've been hearing that Greek yogurt is better for you - lower in fat, higher in protein, all that good stuff. So I made the switch to Chobani, and at first I was not having it. It was thicker than regular yogurt, and here was a particular smell that, while it wasn't overpowering, it was still off-putting for me. Still, I tried to stick with it, and eventually I grew to love it. I try now to have it once a day, since 1 cup of it is (for me) about a third of my daily recommended amount of protein. I'll have it with fruit, cereal, or I'll put it in smoothies.
So what do you think about Greek yogurt? Yay or nay?

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