Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Oats Porridge Recipe-How to make Oats Porridge

Today I am going to share with you my morning drink. It is mostly oats porridge or multi grain porridge or just plain Ragi porridge depending on my preferences that day. As you all know that oats offers many health benefits. It is rich in fiber and has cancer fighting properties. It helps to lower cholesterol and is a a good source of many nutrients including vitamin E, zinc, selenium, copper, iron,magnesium and manganese. Today let us learn how to prepare oat porridge following this easy recipe -

Oats porridge

Easy Oats Porridge Recipe

Oats porridge recipe

 Prep Time : 5 mins
 Cook Time : 10 mins 
 Serves: 1
 Recipe CategoryBreakfast-Porridge-Oats
 Recipe CuisineIndian
 Author:

   Ingredients needed

   Oats - 1/4 cup (I used saffola oats)
   Milk -3/4 cup
   Powdered jaggery or brown sugar -1 tbsp
   Dates - 2 finely chopped
   Almonds -2 blanched and slivered (optional)


Method

Combine oats with water (around 1/2-3/4 cup) and cook till it thickens. Keep stirring it to prevent it from forming lumps and getting burnt.

Add hot milk, powdered jaggery, chopped dates and almonds. Mix it well.

A perfect way to start your day! ( It will keep you full for 2-3 hours)

Variation -You can add berries or chopped dry fruits or freshly cut fruits as per your choice.

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19 comments:

  1. Makes for a healthy & hearty breakfast!!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  2. healthy porridge.. love ur idea of adding berries..

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  3. looks like healthy one and delicious too ..........

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  5. What a healthy breakfast:-)Lovely!

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  6. adding dates and almonds makes the kangi more yummy

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  7. Delicious and healthy breakfast..nice one dear.

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  8. delicious and healthy one :)

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  9. Delicious healthy porridge, love the addition of dates and almonds..

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  10. oats are one of my favorite breakfasts!

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  11. Lur ur version of oats poridge...

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  12. looks super delicious and healthy!

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  13. I came personally to thank you for your visit to my blog and take time to leave your comment:D I would love to see you often. This bowl of oat porridge is indeed a very healthy breakfast.

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  14. Very healthly and would be great for those who are non diet:)

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  15. this is favourite breakfast to my son....lovely porridge

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  16. tastes great!! Thank you for your recipe!!

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  17. what is a cup measure, please?

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  18. Shyam I have given cup and spoon measurements in my useful tips page and also on the right side column
    Here is the link for you
    Measuring cups and spoons

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