Berry Almond Breakfast Quinoa

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Quinoa for breakfast gives you an early morning protein boost!

Topped with fresh, seasonal blueberries and strawberries, this hearty, whole-grain breakfast bowl is bursting with spring flavor. This clean eating breakfast quinoa is delicious and nutritious! If you like, cook the quinoa up to five days in advance and refrigerate until needed.

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Berry Almond Breakfast Quinoa

Here is a clean-eating breakfast bowl that will have you energized throughout your morning.
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Yield 6 people
Serving Size 1.5 cups
Course Breakfast
Cuisine Universal
Author SkinnyMs.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup quinoa uncooked
  • 2 cups milk low-fat
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup strawberries fresh, sliced
  • 1 cup blueberries fresh
  • 1/4 cup almonds toasted, sliced
  • 4 teaspoons honey raw

Instructions

  • Cook quinoa according to package directions.
  • Combine milk, cinnamon, and vanilla in a small saucepan; cook over medium-low heat 5 minutes or until warm.
  • Divide quinoa evenly among 4 breakfast bowls; pour warm flavored milk over quinoa.
  • Top with berries and almonds; drizzle with honey.

Nutrition Information

Serving: 1.5cups | Calories: 308kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 5mg | Sodium: 69mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 12g |
SmartPoints (Freestyle): 6
Keywords Gluten-Free, Quick and Easy, Vegetarian

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4 Comments

  1. I just got the perfect portions system. I do not understand
    how I translate recipes into it because the ingredients would belong in different containers.
    Eleanor

    1. Eleanor, The best way is to understand what foods fit into: proteins, carbs, veggies, etc.. Some examples: Meats are protein, cereals (oats, rice, quinoa, etc.) are carbs, avocados are healthy fats…and so on. Hope this helps! 🙂

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