Apple Pie Chia Pot
Apple Pie Chia Pot
Ever have a sweet tooth in the morning? Well this nutritious and tasty recipe will be sure to give you your fix! The power combo of chia seeds, apple and cinnamon gives you great nutritional and health benefits to boost you into the day ahead.
Chia seeds are full in fibre and provide you with sustained energy for a minimal amount of calories, which makes them a great go-to-pre-workout snack. Also, cinnamon, besides being absolutely delicious, has some amazing benefits, such as: keeping that common cold away, soothing muscle spasms and helping with memory loss.
RECIPE – APPLE PIE CHIA POT
Step 1 (night prep) – Chia Seeds
- 4 tbls of chia seeds,
- 1/2 a cup of almond milk,
- 1 tsp of cinnamon.
(mix together and place in the fridge overnight)
Step 2 (morning prep) – Apple Sauce
- 1/2 an apple finely chopped,
- 1 tbls of raw honey,
- 1 tbls of organic nut butter,
- 1 tbls of cinnamon.
(heat in a saucepan for a few minutes, be careful not to burn the honey. )
Step 3 (morning prep) – Add Everything together
Take your set chia seed bowl out of the fridge and pour your yummy apple sauce over the top. If you want any extra toppings add those too, for example, dried figs and a nut florentine.
EAT AND ENJOY
Article and photo credit: Dune’s Fit Life
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