Cherry-Almond Overnight Oats
Picture yourself waking up to a delicious and wholesome breakfast that’s ready to enjoy. Our Cherry-Almond Overnight Oats are a delightful combination of flavors and textures that will make your mornings a breeze. This recipe is not only incredibly easy to put together but also highly nutritious, providing you with the energy you need to kick-start your day.
- 1 cup rolled oats
- 1 cup almond milk
- 1/2 cup Greek yogurt
- 1/4 cup chopped almonds
- 1/2 cup fresh cherries, pitted and halved
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
- A pinch of salt
- In a mixing bowl, combine the rolled oats, almond milk, Greek yogurt, chopped almonds, honey, almond extract, and a pinch of salt. Mix well to ensure all ingredients are thoroughly combined.
- Gently fold in the fresh cherry halves, distributing them evenly throughout the mixture.
- Cover the bowl with plastic wrap or an airtight lid and refrigerate overnight, or for at least 4 hours, allowing the oats to soak and the flavors to meld.
- In the morning, give the overnight oats a good stir. If desired, top with additional chopped almonds and a few fresh cherries for an extra burst of flavor and visual appeal.
- Enjoy your Cherry-Almond Overnight Oats straight from the fridge!
Prep time: 10 minutes (plus chilling time)
Yield: 2 servings
Cherry-Almond Overnight Oats are a delightful and nutritious way to start your day, offering a perfect blend of creamy almond-infused oats and the natural sweetness of fresh cherries.
Nutrition per serving: Calories: 320, Carbohydrates: 46g, Protein: 10g, Fat: 11g
As you take that first spoonful of Cherry-Almond Overnight Oats, you’ll experience the satisfying contrast of creamy oats and the burst of fruity juiciness from the cherries. The almond extract adds a subtle nutty aroma that pairs harmoniously with the honey and chopped almonds, elevating the overall flavor profile. Plus, knowing that you’ve prepared your breakfast the night before gives you extra time to savor each bite. It’s a breakfast option that feels indulgent yet is packed with wholesome ingredients to nourish your body.