As consumers seek out healthy morning meal options that also provide a sweet taste, wholesome breakfast dessert hybrids such as this Coconut Matcha Chia Pudding recipe by lifestyle blog Pastry Affair provides a healthy balance between the two. The dish is also naturally caffeinated thanks to the addition of matcha to provide a healthy energy boost early in the day.
Chia pudding is a simple and hassle-free breakfast to make for on-the-go foodies since it is prepped overnight. This version is made using coconut milk, chia seeds, maple syrup, vanilla and matcha powder that turns the pudding a bright green. The seeds are left to soak in the coconut milk overnight till the consistency turns into a jelly. Then the caffeinated breakfast can be topped with coconut whipped cream.