These tropical popsicles will keep you feeling refreshed on a hot summer day.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
25 mins
total:
8 hrs 25 mins
Servings:
8
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a small bowl combine the water and sugar, stirring until sugar is dissolved. In a blender or food processor combine pineapple and 1 tbsp. of the sugar mixture. Cover and blend or process until smooth.

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  • Pour mixture into eight 5-oz. paper cups or ice-pop molds. Press two kiwi slices down opposite sides of each cup. Freeze 2 hours or until thick and slushy.

  • In blender or food processor combine honeydew and the remaining sugar mixture. Cover and blend or process until smooth. Pour over pineapple layer. Cover each cup with foil. Cut a small slit in foil and insert a wooden stick into each pop. Or insert sticks into molds. Freeze overnight or until firm.

Tips

Tip: If using a sugar substitute, choose Splenda(R) Granular. Follow package directions to use 2 Tbsp. equivalent. Nutrition Per Serving with Substitute: same as below, except 60 calories, 15g carb, 12 g sugars

Nutrition Facts

71 calories; protein 0.8g 2% DV; carbohydrates 18.1g 6% DV; dietary fiber 1.7g 7% DV; sugars 15g; fat 0.3g; saturated fatg; vitamin a iu 77.7IU 2% DV; vitamin c 50.1mg 84% DV; folate 26.4mcg 7% DV; calcium 16.4mg 2% DV; iron 0.3mg 2% DV; magnesium 15.7mg 6% DV; potassium 278.2mg 8% DV; sodium 15.1mg 1% DV.