This quinoa porridge is more like having dessert for breakfast. It is high in protein and full of other important nutrients.
Adding a few raisins or sultanas that are unsweetened and unsulfured adds some more sweetness to this mix. Raisins are a healthy, tasty food when eaten in moderation. They are a good source of nutrients and add a tasty sweetness to desserts and snacks. According to Medical News Today, they have many health benefits.
Quinoa Coconut Almond Porridge
1/2 C cooked quinoa See how to Cook Quinoa
2 Tbsps Sultanas (light raisins) or raisins
1/2 C Almond Milk
7 Almonds (soaked)
1 Tbsp Shredded coconut (unsweetened)
1 Tbsp Coconut Oil
1/4 tsp Stevia (liquid)
1/2 – 1 tsp. cinnamon
Pinch of Himalyan salt
1 tsp honey
- The night before: Put the almonds in water to soak overnight. Also, put quinoa, sultanas, almond milk and salt into a pot.
- In the morning: Simmer the quinoa mixture for 10 minutes.
- Pour into a bowl and mix in almonds.
- Put coconut oil and honey on top.
- Sprinkle cinnamon.
- Eat and enjoy the dessert breakfast.
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