What We're Cooking This Weekend: Vanilla Matcha Oatmeal

Recipe Developer: @vegamelon

Why we love it: Matcha is a powerful superfood and gives you the energy to last you throughout the day. Find out everything you need to know about matcha here.

Total Time: Prep: 5 Minutes  Make: 6-7 Minutes

Total Ingredients: 7

Make It For: Breakfast or a snack. Oats will fill you up and give you energy.

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup rolled oats
  • 1 1/2 cups water / plant-based milk or use a mix of both
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp lemon zest
  • 1-2 tsp lemon juice to taste
  • 1-2 tsp matcha powder to taste
  • 1 tbsp maple syrup

Instructions

  • Combine the oats and water/milk in a pot, then bring to a boil.
  • Cover the pot and let simmer on low heat for 6-7 minutes, until the oatmeal has thickened.
  • Turn off the heat, then mix in all the remaining ingredients and a pinch of sea salt. Adjust the amount of matcha & lemon to taste.
  • Serve warm!