Super Start Hot Cereal

Super Start Hot Cereal
Servings: 4 Prep 5 mins Cook 20 minutes plus 5 minutes resting Start to Finish 25 mins


  • 1 cup quinoa, rinsed well in a sieve
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Make It

1. Topping suggestions: milk or soy milk, maple syrup or brown sugar, dried fruit, sliced bananas, pumpkin or sunflower seeds, sliced almonds, coarse sea salt, toasted unsweetened coconut shreds, ground cinnamon

2. In a medium saucepan, combine the quinoa, oats, salt and cinnamon with 4 cups of water. Bring to a boil then simmer, stirring frequently, until the quinoa is tender, 20 minutes. Cover and let rest 5 minutes. Serve with desired toppings. Rewarm leftovers with extra water.


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