5 Healthy Breakfast Recipes to Kickstart the New Year
As we usher in the New Year, all of us are thinking about resolutions and a fresh start. So, if you have resolved to make a more concerted effort towards healthy eating, a nutritious breakfast would be the best way to kickstart your day. It is a well-known fact that breakfast should not be just a meal; it should be a tradition. To help you embrace a healthier lifestyle, we've curated five delicious and nutritious breakfast recipes for you to kickstart the year 2024. These recipes are not only easy to prepare but also packed with essential nutrients to fuel your day.
Classic Porridge with a Twist:
Ingredients: 1 cup rolled oats, 2 cups milk (or a dairy-free alternative), 1 tablespoon honey, some fresh berries and nuts for topping.
a. Bring the milk to a simmer on low flame in a non-stick saucepan.
b. Stir in the rolled oats and cook on low heat until the mixture thickens.
c. Honey is a healthier alternative to sugar. So, sweeten with honey and top with fresh berries
and nuts for added nutrition and texture.
d. You can also sprinkle some cinnamon powder and kosher salt to enhance the flavours.
Savour it with your favourite cup of tea or coffee.
Full English Breakfast Burrito:
Ingredients: 2 large eggs, 2 lean bacon slices, 1 sliced tomato, a handful of spinach leaves, whole grain tortillas, and some grated cheese.
a. Cook the bacon in a Vinod Hard Anodised Deep Frypan until crispy, then set aside.
b. In the same pan, wilt the spinach and scramble the eggs.
c. Warm the tortilla, then assemble the wrap with eggs, bacon, tomato slices, spinach, and some grated cheese, in that order.
d. You can replace the lean bacon with some garlic mushrooms and also, include baked bean to add some Mexican flavour to your breakfast.
e. Serve with some sliced avocado and ketchup.
Ingredients: 1 ripe avocado, ½ lemon, Salt and pepper to taste, 1 Whole wheat toasted bread, Optional toppings: poached egg, cherry tomatoes, or smoked salmon.
a. Mash the avocado in a bowl and mix with lemon juice, salt, and pepper.
b. Spread the avocado mixture on toasted wholemeal bread.
c. Top with your choice of optional toppings for a protein boost.
4. Berry and Yogurt Parfait:
Ingredients: Greek yogurt, Mixed berries (strawberries, blueberries, raspberries), Granola, Honey for drizzling.
a. In a glass or bowl, layer Greek yogurt with mixed berries and granola.
b. Repeat the layers until you reach the top.
c. Drizzle honey over the parfait for a touch of sweetness.
5. Scottish Oatcakes with Smoked Salmon:
Ingredients: Scottish oatcakes, Cream cheese, Smoked salmon, Fresh dill.
a. Spread a layer of cream cheese on Scottish oatcakes.
b. Top with smoked salmon and garnish with fresh dill.
c. Serve as an open-faced sandwich for a protein-packed breakfast.
Start your day on a healthy note by trying out these nutritious and delectable breakfast recipes.
These recipes while being healthy, they also do not take a lot of time and preparation. You cannot blame ‘time’ for skipping breakfast this year! Whether you opt for the comforting classic porridge or the indulgent Full English Breakfast Wrap, experiment with your creations on Vinod Cookware products to find a routine that suits your schedule.
Here is to a healthier and happier New Year!