raspberry kefir overnight oats with glasses, topped with nuts, seeds, cacao nibs
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Raspberry Kefir Overnight Oats

Raspberry kefir overnight oats are an easy to prepare breakfast that's full of healthy fibre, probiotic and whole grain goodness. They take about five minutes to prepare and are perfect for busy weeks when you need to meal prep quickly. 
Course Breakfast
Categories egg free, gluten free, nut free, vegetarian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Resting Time 4 hours
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 serve

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup rolled oats *use certified gluten free if these are available where you live
  • 1 tbsp chia seeds
  • 1/2 cup milk kefir - I used Table of Plenty natural kefir
  • 1/2 cup almond milk or any other milk of choice
  • 1-2 tsp honey or maple syrup, or any other sweetener of choice
  • 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 tbsp sultanas - OPTIONAL
  • 1/2 cup raspberries - fresh or frozen

Instructions

  1. Combine all of the ingredients except for the raspberries. Scoop into a jar or other lidded container. Top the mixture with the raspberries - if they're frozen they will have time to defrost. 

  2. Pop the lid on your container and place in the fridge for at least four hours, or preferably overnight. When ready, simply stick a spoon in and enjoy. You can also add extra crunchy toppings or a dollop of yoghurt or nut butter as well.

Recipe Notes

*"gluten free" oats are not available in all countries, as there are different regulations around what is gluten free. If you are in Australia you will find it very difficult to find gluten free oats, as technically you can't call oats "gluten free" in Australia. It's a very confusing topic and I will pop a blog post up about this eventually! For now I will say - if you are medically diagnosed coeliac, please be certain you can tolerate oats before you eat them. :) 

*on a lighter note, my favourite additional toppings for these raspberry kefir overnight oats are a tablespoon of peanut butter and a sprinkle of pumpkin seeds!