Blackberry And Cacao Porridge

Recipe c/o Anna Jones Recipes for Quaker.

Fancy making your morning porridge taste different?

Nothing better than a nice and warm breakfast on a cold Winters morning. Especially when you have to get up early to walk the dog. On really cold mornings, I really don’t want to go out in the cold. I feel a lot better if I have had aย warm breakfast first.

Sometimes though, porridge along gets a little boring. So why not jazz it up a little and add differentย flavours and fruits to them?

How about trying this Blackberry and Chocolate Porridge?

How tasty and yummy does this recipe look!!

SERVES 2

How To Make Blackberry And Cacao Porridge:

For The Porridge:

  • 80g Quaker Oats
  • 600ml milk of your choice
  • a pinch of sea salt
  • 1 teaspoons of raw cacao (more if using regular cocoa)
  • a pinch of cinnamon

For The Blackberries:

  • 150g blackberries (can use frozen)
  • 1 tablespoons of maple syrup
  • a squeeze of lemon

To Top:

  • fresh blackberries halved
  • 1/4 finely chopped apple (in sticks)
  • 1 tablespoons of almond butter
  • 1 teaspoon chopped almonds

Method:

  1. First, make the blackberry topping; simmer the blackberries with the maple syrup until sticky and thickened, this will take about 10 minutes, longer if you are using frozen blackberries.
  2. Place all the porridge ingredients into a pan and cook for 5-8 minutes until the Quaker Oats come together.
  3. Top the porridge with the blackberries, apple, almond butter and chopped almonds.

Recipe c/o Anna Jones Recipes for Quaker.

You may also like these warm breakfast recipes too:

Cinnamon Spiced Morning Porridge Bowl.

I love anything with Cinnamon inside them.

Or maybe this:

Maple Pear Porridge Recipe.ย I Love Maple syrup too. It is a great alternative to sugar, jams and goldenย syrup.

A nice and warm start to any morning.

Are you a fan of porridge in a morning?

Fancy trying any of these porridge recipes out?

Let me know which one you like the look of most.

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29 Comments

  1. Fiona
    22nd November 2016 / 7:38 am

    Oh this looks so delicious! My eldest boy loves porridge, chocolate and blackberries, so I think I'll have to make this for him as a warm, wholesome breakfast ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Clairejustine oxox
      22nd November 2016 / 3:33 pm

      Thanks Fiona, my son loves porridge before school ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. Tamar SB
    22nd November 2016 / 10:04 am

    Great flavor combinations!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      22nd November 2016 / 3:33 pm

      Thanks Tamar ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. Anosa Malanga
    22nd November 2016 / 10:45 am

    I love porridge big time but can only have it over the weekend and when I am working from home. I have tried this combination and it tastes amazing

    • Clairejustine oxox
      22nd November 2016 / 3:38 pm

      Thanks Anosa ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. Lisa Graham
    22nd November 2016 / 12:54 pm

    Looks and sounds lovely, I like the idea of doing something different.

    • Clairejustine oxox
      22nd November 2016 / 3:39 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Lisa ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. Melanies Fab Finds
    22nd November 2016 / 1:27 pm

    This sounds great, lots of lovely flavour and makes oats so much more exciting!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      22nd November 2016 / 3:41 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Melanie. We love oats here in everything ๐Ÿ™‚

  6. Joanna Victoria -x
    22nd November 2016 / 5:15 pm

    Yum looks delicous porridge is my favorite breakfast

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:11 pm

      Thanks Joanna, love porridge in Winter ๐Ÿ™‚

  7. The Lazy Baker
    22nd November 2016 / 6:50 pm

    This looks so delicious, I'm definitely saving to have myself โ˜บ๏ธ

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:12 pm

      Hehe, thanks for stopping by ๐Ÿ™‚

  8. Five Little Doves
    22nd November 2016 / 7:46 pm

    YUM!! This looks delicious and I'm sure even with my limited baking skills I could at least attempt this!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:13 pm

      Thanks for the comment lovely ๐Ÿ™‚

  9. Kizzy Bass
    23rd November 2016 / 6:06 am

    Would love this for my breakfast. I love porridge but usually just have it plain and boring.

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:14 pm

      Thanks Kizzy, I love experimenting with oats ๐Ÿ™‚

  10. Anna Maria
    23rd November 2016 / 8:44 am

    That looks delish, im always late and never have breakfast, something so delicious will motivate me to get up earlier. x

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:15 pm

      Thanks Anna, I love breakfast ๐Ÿ™‚

  11. Marie Barber
    23rd November 2016 / 8:54 am

    We love porriage in our house! We use cacao and maple syrup and sometimes add fruit but never thought about blackberries, going to have to try this, it look delicious ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:15 pm

      Thanks for the comment Marie ๐Ÿ™‚

  12. Jayne SMABL
    23rd November 2016 / 10:45 am

    That looks delicious! Can't beat a bowl of porridge to warm you up this weather ๐Ÿ™‚ x

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:15 pm

      Thanks Jayne, aww I agree ๐Ÿ™‚

  13. Kara Guppy
    24th November 2016 / 10:37 am

    That looks amazing, my breakfasts look so boring in comparison

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:16 pm

      Thanks for the comment Kara ๐Ÿ™‚

  14. Stella Olojola
    24th November 2016 / 5:12 pm

    This looks so delicious. I will try making it.

    • Clairejustine oxox
      24th November 2016 / 7:16 pm

      Hope you get to try it Stella ๐Ÿ™‚

  15. Margarett Murphy
    26th November 2016 / 1:46 pm

    Looks like a great way to mix up your breakfast. I need to try this.

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