Cool porridge

Try your oats with cold creamy milk, and big them up with nuts, flax, banana, seeds and apricots.

Sexiest porridge ever!

Prep: 5-10
Cook: 0 mins :-)
Servings: 1

Ingredients

  • 50g porridge oats whole unhomogenised milk
  • 2-3 dried apricots, use unsulphured ones, such as Crazy Jack brand, chopped
  • 6-8 whole almonds or any nuts, bashed a little bit
  • 1 tablespoon of ground flax
  • 1 tablespoon of ground hemp – optional
  • 2 teaspoons of mixed seeds up to a tablespoon of mild clear honey, such as Acacia. Even better raw honey or honeycomb.
  • sliced ripe banana
  • feel free to add a swirl of cream to this

Instructions

Add the oats, apricots and nuts, flax and seeds (if using) to a bowl.

Mix the milk and honey and pour over.

Add the sliced banana.

Eat straight away.

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Nutrition Info

Oats

Oats are particularly high in manganese which is great for healthy bone formation, healthy skin and helping to control blood sugar. Oats are a wholegrain, that means the good stuff hasn’t been removed. Wholegrains are an important source of B vitamins and fibre.

Oats are a great source of the soluble fibre called beta-glucan. That’s what makes porridge kinda viscous and it stays quite viscous as it passes through you, sweeping up any excess cholesterol as it goes. A happy gut is at the heart of good health!

Oats do a special thing – as they pass through your intestine their bulk presses against its muscly walls. It presses back in response and by doing so its muscles get stronger. Oats are literally like a sparring partner for your digestive tract!

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