Sweet potato berry bowl

Berry Sweet Potato Bowl

This comforting and delicious bowl is the perfect start to the day! A hefty dose of fiber from sweet potatoes, berries and nuts is good for the GI system and will help keep you full all morning. Almond butter supplies healthy fats and protein. And sweet potato is a complex carbohydrate that provides sustained energy.

This nutrient dense meal provides 14 grams of protein, 450 calories and a serving of both vegetable and fruit! Not to mention, it tastes great and can be prepared in minutes. If you are looking for a way to shake up your morning routine, give this sweet potato bowl a try!

Sweet potato berry bowl

Berry Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl

Sweet potatoes topped with almond butter and berries
Course Breakfast
Servings 1

Ingredients
  

  • 1 medium baked sweet potato
  • 2-3 Tbsp almond milk, unsweetened can substitute, soy, coconut or skim milk
  • 2 Tbsp almond butter
  • 1/2 cup fresh or frozen blueberries (thawed) or fruit of choice – raspberries, diced apples, banana
  • 2 Tbsp chopped almonds or cashews, pecans, macadamia's
  • 1 tsp honey, if needed

Instructions
 

  • For a single serving, peel a sweet potato and cut it into chunks in a microwave-safe bowl.
  • Add milk and microwave for 1 minute, until warmed through and softened.
  • Using the back of a fork, mash sweet potato-milk mixture until it is relatively smooth, adding a drizzle of honey, if desired.
  • Spoon almond butter over sweet potato mixture.
  • Top with blueberries (or other fruit).
  • Sprinkle with chopped almonds and cinnamon. Enjoy!