Creamy Mango-Millet Porridge! Healthy & Delicious Breakfast Recipe - PHOTO SHOT and step by step instructions

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Hi lovely friends! Today I am going to share one of my all time favourite breakfast recipes with you guys (because I want you to have a wonderful breakfast experience)! We eat this porridge for breakfast or lunch at least 4 times a week! Its a filling and creamy porridge, and the mango makes it sweet and fruity. You know my addiction for warm berry jam by now, so of course I make some to have with the porridge.

Simple... but perfect!

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Some nutrients fact about millet:

  • High content of magnesium, zinc, copper and a good source of manganese. These minerals are essential for a normal metabolism and help to build bones and supports the growth of new cells.
  • A good source of protein (if you combine millet with beans you get a complete protein with high quality)
  • Millet is digested slowly by your body, which provides you with long lasting energy and saturation.
  • prevent breast cancer
  • helps prevent gallstones
  • high content of vitamin B
  • a great alternative to rice, and cheap to buy in grocery stores.
  • you can make your millet creamy, or fluffy,
  • gluten free grain, and can also be added to bread and dessert recipes if you ground it.

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Wanna start your day healthy? Make some millet porridge!!

This is such a great and filling breakfast that even your children will love, my little boy devour this breakfast every time, and I always feel very happy about that, because I know he gets his nutrients and proteins already in the morning.
I never add any kind or sweetener to my breakfast, because for me sweetener are for desserts (even dates), but what I do is to add a lot of fruits and berries to it. I have a sweet tooth, and with berries and fruits every breakfast turns into a heavenly meal!

Here is one other millet breakfast recipe to check out!

Let me tease you with one more picture of my mango-millet porridge before I share the recipe below!

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Of course you can make a healthy dessert out of this breakfast meal, simply make your own vegan chocolate and drizzle some on your parfaits. Top with beautiful and delicious nuts and berries, and you have the perfect breakfast (dessert)!

Recipe:

Makes enough for 2-3 portions.

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup millet
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 1 cup dairy-free milk (I use oat milk)
  • 1 ripe and juicy mango
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Jam:

  • 1 1/2 cup raspberries or other berries (frozen or fresh)
  • splash lemon juice
  • (for a thicker texture: add 1 tbsp chia seeds)
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Method:

  • Rinse the millet thoroughly under running water.

  • Cook the millet on high heat, with the water and the mashed banana until all the liquid is absorbed.

  • Turn of the heat and add the plantbased milk and let it set until the plantbased milk is absorbed. Stir a few times with a spoon to combine the liquid with the cooked millet.

  • Cut the mango in pieces.
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    If your toddler wants to help, let him/her do it, but watch the knive!;)

  • Blend the mango with the porridge. (For this step you can use a handmixer or a regular blender.)
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  • Heat the berries with some lemon juice and mash the berries with a fork.

  • Layer the warm berries with the mango-millet porridge and top with more warm berries.

  • Enjoy!!!

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Lovely people out there in the Steemit world! What kind of recipes would you like to see more of? Let me know in in the comments! I have many ideas, but would also love to know what your cravings are;)

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Thanks for sharing this healthy breakfast recipe. This looks so delicious. Usually the only vegan breakfast I eat is just fruit so this will be a nice addition. I need to make it soon. I will look at your other recipes as well. Keep up the great work.

Thank you so much for checking out my work my dear! Enjoy your millet porridge whenever you choose to try it out!!

After each visit at your blog, I end up in the kitchen eating something. It's all due to the beautiful and delicious dishes you show us. ;0)

Haha, really? That is such a great sign for me, it means my work comes through the screen!!

This is a bomb of deliciousness Sweetie................my goodness, I love it so much 🌸💖🌸

It really is!😍Thank you so much sweetheart!❤

Always a pleasure Sweetie 🌸💖🌸

You are like me, when I like something a lot I can eat it at least 4 times a week !. Delicious it looks !. :)

Yeaa it is soo good! Just cant stop making it!!

Oh my, again you amaze me with this delicious creation. You are right Niina, be who you are, keep doing this, you are very talented! Such a gift you are to the Steemit community! Well done, and blessings to you.

Oh thank you so so much for encouraging me!! That means the world!! It have taken me so long to find out what my passion is, and now when I know, I go for it 100%!!!;)

Ughh! Heaven. It should be in my mouth. I never thought of using millet before. Great creative idea!

Hehe you really need to try millet porridge for breakfast! With nuts, berries and fruits and maybe some nut butter and coconut butter, it is HEAVEN indeed!!

I'm so in love with your beautiful porridge! I looove millet because it is not only delicious but super nutritious as well 💖 Thank you so much for this amazing recipe, it looks divine! Upvoted & resteemed. Have a great weekend darling! :)

Thank you so much my gorgeous friend! I am happy I have found an other millet fan! Not many seems to know it over here.😉
Have a beautiful Friday love! ❤😙

This looks AMAZING!!! :D

Thank you so so much gorgeous girl! Happy Friday!❤😀😍

I haven't had millet porridge in a while, I really have to make some as soon as possible. Absolutely gorgeous set-up, seriously I'm in love! So many details and such beautiful colours :)
Loved your little talk at the end of the post. So personal and with such deep message behind it ♥︎

Thank you so much Nina for reading my words that I put at the end of my post. So glad you found the secret message behind it!❤👌Happy weekend sweetheart! Hope you will find some millet to try out because it is seriously so great and healthy!😍😋

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