Chocolate Banana Oatmeal Porridge

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Chocolate Banana Oatmeal Porridge
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
25mins
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Recipe by Administrator
Published on November 18, 2023

Start your day with a healthy and tasty breakfast by making this chocolate banana oatmeal porridge. This creamy porridge is packed with the goodness of oats, bananas, and cocoa powder, giving you the perfect balance of flavors. It's a quick and easy recipe that can be prepared in just a few minutes, making it ideal for busy mornings. This porridge is not only delicious but also nutritious, providing you with a good source of fiber and energy to kickstart your day.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 ripe banana, mashed
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Pinch of salt
  • Toppings of your choice (sliced banana, chopped nuts, chocolate chips)

Directions

  1. In a medium saucepan, bring the water to a boil.
  2. Add the oats and reduce the heat to low. Cook for about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Add the mashed banana, cocoa powder, honey, vanilla extract, and salt. Stir well to combine.
  4. Continue cooking for another 2-3 minutes, or until the porridge reaches your desired consistency.
  5. Remove from heat and let it cool slightly.
  6. Serve the chocolate banana oatmeal porridge in bowls and top with your favorite toppings, such as sliced banana, chopped nuts, or chocolate chips.
  7. Enjoy the delicious and nutritious porridge for a satisfying breakfast!

Interesting Facts

  • Oats are a great source of dietary fiber, which helps in digestion and keeps you feeling full for longer.
  • Bananas are rich in potassium, which is essential for maintaining proper heart, muscle, and nerve function.
  • Cocoa powder is packed with antioxidants that may have positive effects on your health, including reducing inflammation.