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Ashura cereal with yoghurt and recent fruit (pictured above)

Prep 15 min
Cook 20 min
Serves 4-6

95ml vegetable oil
110g honey
110g darkish brown tender sugar
1 tsp desk salt
1 tsp floor cinnamon
½ tsp floor mahlab seeds
½ tsp floor cardamom
160g puffed wheat
85g pecans, halved
40g sunflower seeds
50g pumpkin seeds
30g sesame seeds
85g almonds, very roughly chopped

To serve
Yoghurt
Fresh fruit

Heat the oven to 190C/375F/gasoline 5 and line a few massive flat baking trays with parchment.

Combine the oil, honey and sugar in a medium pan and set on a excessive warmth. Mix effectively and convey to the boil, stirring often to cease it burning.

Put the remainder of the components in a big bowl and blend effectively. Once the honey syrup is effervescent, rigorously pour it over the dry components. Use a big spoon to stir, turning the contents of the bowl over a couple of instances till every little thing is effectively coated with the syrup.

Transfer the combination to the baking trays and flatten it out a bit to a good layer of cereal.

Put within the centre of the oven and bake for 10 minutes, then rigorously take away 1 tray at a time, and blend the cereal round to ensure every little thing is getting roasted and crisp.

Return the trays to the oven for an additional 5 to 6 minutes, then take them out and go away them to chill totally earlier than breaking the ashura into massive clusters.

Serve with yoghurt and recent fruit – or plain, with milk, in the event you desire. Transfer the remaining to an hermetic container – it should preserve for effectively over 2 weeks.
Honey and Co: The Baking Book by Sarit Packer and Itamar Srulovich (Headline Home)

Overnight oats with blueberry, vanilla and chia

David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl’s overnight oats with blueberry, vanilla and chia.

David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl’s in a single day oats with blueberry, vanilla and chia. Photograph: Ola O Smit for the Guardian

Prep 5 min
Soak 8 hr+
Serves 1

60g rolled oats
A couple of drops vanilla extract
1 tbsp chia seeds
175ml unsweetened almond milk
2 tbsp recent or frozen blueberries

Combine the oats, vanilla extract and chia seeds in a small glass jar, cowl with the milk, stir to combine and prime with blueberries. You may use every other berries and even dried fruits, which can plump up because the combination soaks.

Close with a lid and put within the fridge for a couple of hours – ideally greater than eight, or higher nonetheless, in a single day.
Green Kitchen Travels by David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl (Hardie Grant)

Coconut brown rice porridge with mango and lime

Steffi Knowles-Dellner’s coconut brown rice porridge with mango and lime.

Steffi Knowles-Dellner’s coconut brown rice porridge with mango and lime. Photograph: Ola O Smit for the Guardian

Prep 10 min
Cook 20 min
Serves 2

150g short-grain brown rice
400ml coconut milk
1 cinnamon stick
3 cardamom pods, floor
½ tsp vanilla paste or 1 pinch vanilla powder
Salt
1 lime, juice of 1 and zest of ½
Sugar, honey or sweetener (non-obligatory)
1 small mango, peeled, stoned and sliced
2 tsp black sesame or poppy seeds
1 tsp flaked or desiccated coconut

Begin by cooking the rice in line with the packet directions. You also can use leftover rice, so long as it has been cooled and saved correctly within the fridge.

Combine it with the coconut milk, cinnamon stick, cardamom and vanilla in a big saucepan with a pinch of salt. Slowly carry to a simmer, stirring often, for about 10-15 minutes, till the coconut milk has diminished and the porridge is creamy. Add a splash of water or milk in the event you take it too far.

Remove the cinnamon stick, stir by the lime zest and juice and sweeten together with your favorite sweetener, in the event you like.

Divide between 2 bowls, prime with the mango slices and sprinkle over the sesame seeds and coconut.
Lagom by Steffi Knowles-Dellner (Quadrille)

Ten-minute almond granola

Izy Hossack’s ten-minute almond granola.

Izy Hossack’s ten-minute almond granola. Photograph: Ola O Smit for the Guardian

Prep 5 min
Cook 5 min
Serves 2

190g rolled oats
35g almonds, roughly chopped
2 tbsp butter or coconut oil
3 tbsp honey, agave or maple syrup

Dry-toast the oats and almonds collectively in a big deep frying pan over a excessive warmth for 5 minutes, stirring usually.

Make a gap in the course of the combination and add the butter or coconut oil together with the honey (or different sweetener). Continue to warmth and stir the combination for an extra 5 minutes, ensuring every little thing is effectively coated. Remove from the warmth and permit to chill earlier than transferring to a lidded jar for storage – it should preserve for as much as 2 weeks.
Top With Cinnamon by Izy Hossack (Hardie Grant)

Baked oats with apple, pear and banana

Jourdan Bourke’s baked oats with apple, pear and banana.

Jourdan Bourke’s baked oats with apple, pear and banana. Photograph: Ola O Smit for the Guardian

Prep 15 min
Cook 40 min
Cool 20 min
Serves 4

150g rolled oats
60g almonds, halved
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp cinnamon
½ tsp fantastic salt
240ml almond milk
60ml maple syrup
1 egg
1½ tsp vanilla extract
1 apple, peeled, cored and cubed
2 bananas, sliced
1 pear, peeled, cored and cubed
Yoghurt, to serve (non-obligatory)

Heat the oven to 190C/375F/gasoline 5, and grease a cake tin or casserole dish.

In a bowl, mix the oats, almonds, baking powder, cinnamon and salt. In one other bowl, mix the milk, maple syrup, egg, vanilla and chopped apple. Add the dry combine to the moist and completely mix.

Put a layer of half of the banana, then a layer of half of the pear on the bottom of the tin or casserole dish, cowl with half of the oat combination, then the remaining fruit and the remainder of the oat combine. Bake for 35-40 minutes, till set and golden. Leave to chill for 10 minutes, then spoon out into bowls and serve instantly, with yoghurt in the event you like.
Healthy Baking by Jourdan Bourke (Orion)

Harisa

Salma Hage’s harisa.

Salma Hage’s harisa. Photograph: Ola O Smit for the Guardian

Prep 5 min
Soak 8 hr
Cook 1½ hr
Serves 4

200g pearl barley, rinsed
1 tsp floor cinnamon
80g chopped walnuts, toasted
2 tbsp caster sugar
40g pomegranate seeds

Soak the barley in chilly water in a single day.

Drain and rinse the barley, put it into a big saucepan with the cinnamon and 600ml water, then carry to a boil.

Lower the warmth and simmer the barley for an hour to an hour and a half of, or till tender, however nonetheless with a bit chew. If mandatory, prime with extra boiling watery (it evaporates shortly), stirring often to forestall it from sticking to the underside of the pan. Be cautious to not add an excessive amount of water, as a result of it may well turn into stodgy.

To end, stir within the walnuts, sugar, and pomegranate and serve heat.
Middle Eastern Vegetarian Cookbook by Salma Hage (Phaidon)

  • Food styling: Ellie Mulligan. Prop styling: Anna Wilkins. Bowl (coconut porridge) Pip Hartle/Toast

Sarit Packer and Itamar Srulovich, David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl, Steffi Knowles-Dellner, Izy Hossack, Jourdan Bourke, Salma Hage from theguardian.com

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