Weight Watchers Mini-Vanilla Bean-Pomegranate Cheesecake Tarts - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Weight Watchers Mini-Vanilla Bean-Pomegranate Cheesecake Tarts

Posted: Updated:

These tarts can be topped with any fresh fruit – kiwi, grapes, berries, or chopped blood oranges are all great options.

**SmartPoints value: 1


  • 30 mini-phyllo shells, thawed if frozen
  • 8 oz. light cream cheese (Neufchatel), at room temperature
  • ¼ cup plain fat-free Greek yogurt
  • 2 Tbsp granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 vanilla bean
  • ½ cup pomegranate arils (or replacement fruit per above note)
  • ¼ cup fresh mint leaves


  1. Preheat oven to 350° F.
  2. Place phyllo shells on a baking sheet and bake until lightly toasted, about 5 minutes; let cool.
  3. Meanwhile, in a medium bowl briskly whisk together softened cream cheese, yogurt, sugar, and vanilla until smooth. Split vanilla bean pod in half and scrape seeds into bowl; gently stir into cream cheese mixture.
  4. Evenly divide mixture among shells; top each with pomegranate arils and a mint leaf. Serve immediately or cover and refrigerate up to 4 hours.

Special Features


Looking for a great recipe? Find it now & see how it?s all made by watching recipe videos.

Health News

Find the latest health headlines & videos, plus get tips for healthy living.


Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on The News On 6? Find it here!


Sign up now to receive news, weather, recipes and more from NewsOn6.com

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Featured on NewsOn6.com

  • Dessert

    Find decadent dessert recipes that are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.

  • Drinks

    Need a drink recipe? Find the drink you need here.

  • Healthy Cooking

    Live a healthier lifestyle with these healthy cooking recipes.

  • Seafood

    Vary your dinner menu with these easy seafood recipes.

  • Vegetarian

    Thinking about going vegetarian? Try some of these tasty recipes!

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.