Oatmeal with coconut milk, palm sugar and persimmons

November 30, 2013

Oatmeal with coconut milk and persimmons

What could be more comforting than a bowl of warm oatmeal? Why, oatmeal made with coconut milk, of course! And this hearty oatmeal is brimming with the creamy, delicate flavor of coconut milk – a dream…

But why stop there? The warm grains are sprinkled with coconut palm sugar (so full of flavor that you only need a smattering); toasted coconut flakes; and luscious, ripe persimmons – all of which offer the most delicious contrast to the chewy, hearty steel-cut oats.

I dare say there’s nothing boring about this oatmeal…

Fuyu persimmons

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Oatmeal with coconut milk and persimmons

Here’s another delicious breakfast bowl: Fresh muesli with apples, currants and toasted almonds

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Angie@Angie's Recipes November 30, 2013 at 11:46 am

Exactly! What could be more delicious and comforting than a bowl of homemade oatmeal! I love the add of persimmons.

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Viviane November 30, 2013 at 12:07 pm

Thank you, Angie!

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Toni | Boulder Locavore December 1, 2013 at 9:38 am

This is gorgeous Viviane! Would never have though to use persimmons this way. Just pinned!

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Viviane December 1, 2013 at 5:18 pm

Toni, Thank you so, so much!

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Deb December 2, 2013 at 2:26 pm

We often have oatmeal for breakfast with sliced bananas. The addition of coconut and sweet, vibrant persimmon would be a scrumptious break from our daily routine!

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Viviane December 2, 2013 at 3:01 pm

HI Deb, I’m with you… Persimmons do brighten up this bowl of oatmeal!

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Mary December 2, 2013 at 7:51 pm

What a perfect way to start the day!
Mary x

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Viviane December 3, 2013 at 10:19 am

Indeed, Mary… Thank you so much for dropping by!

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mjskit December 11, 2013 at 10:09 pm

What a gorgeous bowl of oatmeal! I love persimmon but have never thought of serving them with oatmeal and certainly not coconut milk. What a great combination of flavors!

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Viviane December 12, 2013 at 11:42 am

Hi Mj! Coconut milk is my new favorite food with oatmeal… In fact, it’s so cold here today that I’m making myself a bowl for lunch! Thank you so much for stopping by…

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