1.11.2011 – Bonus
What a delicious way to celebrate a snow day. =]
Chai Tea Oatmeal
4 chai tea bags
4 cups water
1/4 tsp salt
2 Cups rolled oats
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp cardamom
1 tsp ginger
1/4 tsp cloves
1/2 tsp almond extract
2 bananas, sliced
1/4 cup sliced and/or whole almonds
turbinado sugar and/or brown sugar
almond milk (or your choice of milk)
Place water, tea bags, and salt in large pot. Bring to a boil.
Stir in oats, reduce to a simmer. Simmer 3-5 minutes.
Add in spices. Turn off heat. Stir in almond extract.
Divide into 4 bowls. Top each bowl with banana slices, 1 tablespoon of almonds, and a sprinkling of sugar.
Place under broiler a couple of minutes, until golden brown (watch carefully or it will burn!).
Add milk to taste.