Monday, August 29, 2011

Meatfree Monday: Banana Berry Oatmeal

     I love breakfast for dinner. In the summer, I also love light dinners. It's just to hot to eat heavy things. This oatmeal was filling, but not like a big greasy hamburger or heavy pasta would be. It was just satisfying and full of fruit which is a good healthy alternative to our normal pancakes for dinner on Sunday nights!
     This photo was taken from David Zinczenko's cookbook. My photo turned out totally unappetizing! The berries I used were frozen and ran into the oatmeal making it a funky color. The flavor was fantastic, and this photo shows how delicious the dish really is!


1 egg
1 cup milk
3/4 cup quick oats
1/2 cup mixed berries
1 Tbl chopped pecans or almonds
1 tsp vanilla protein powder
1 tsp ground flaxseed
1/2 banana, sliced
1 Tbl plain or vanilla yogurt

  • Whisk everything but the banana and yogurt. 
  • Cook until set (or microwave for a couple minutes until set)
  • Let cool for a minute or two. 
  • Top with banana and yogurt.
Sorry no features of the week this week or next. These posts were schedule to post automatically. 

3 comments:

  1. I've never cooked anything with protien powder in it.

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  2. That is one of the best looking bowls of oatmeal I have ever seen. Yummy!

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  3. I guess the protein powder is how you get an all in one dish...no turkey bacon on the side when you eat this oatmeal:)

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