Say hello to your new favorite way to spice up your oatmeal! This Double Chocolate Protein Oatmeal is so delicious that you won’t believe it’s healthy enough for breakfast.
It’s a perfect way to kick off your morning, because it’s made in one pot and is packed with nearly 30g of protein, 11g of fiber, as well as…
• Rolled Oats… Helps you stay satisfied until your next meal and are rich in fiber and antioxidants.
• Freshly-Ground Flaxseed.. Gives you a hearty serving of healthy fats, and fiber.
• Chia Seeds… Packs your breakfast with heart-healthy omega-3s, antioxidants, fiber, iron and calcium.
• Almond Butter… Fills your morning with protein, healthy fats, and vitamin E.
Whether you prefer almond, cashew, hemp, or my homemade 3-Seed Milk, any unsweetened nut milk will work for this oatmeal.
1 C rolled oats
2 C unsweetened almond, cashew, 3-Seed milk
1 Scoop chocolate protein powder… check out the KS Wellness Protein
1 Tbsp freshly-ground flaxseed
1 Tbsp chia seeds
2 Tbsp cocoa powder
1 Tbsp almond butter
pinch of cinnamon
pinch of salt
In a medium saucepan, add in rolled oats, protein powder, milk, flaxseed, chia seeds, cocoa powder, almond butter, cinnamon, and salt. Increase heat and bring to a boil while stirring constantly.
Once the mixture reaches a boil, keep stirring and reduce heat to low until it thickens to your desired consistently (apx 5 mins).
Serve while warm and garnish with fresh fruit and nuts.