~ homemade porridge can be flavoured with many spices, dried berries, fruits or nuts; this recipe includes raspberries topped with traditional cream ~
1 cup water
1 cup milk
1 cup quick oats
raspberries or other fruits
bring the water and milk to a boil in a saucepan, constantly stirring to avoid burning. Add the quick oats and stir briskly to remove any lumps. Let simmer on low heat for 15 minutes, stirring every 2-3 minutes. Ladle into cereal bowls and add raspberries and cream to flavour. Serves approximately 2-3 people
additional flavourings include nutmeg, cinnamon, brown sugar, vanilla, raisins, apple, dried berries such as blueberries, walnuts, almonds … or even sugar and scottish whisky! Add several spices and berries combinations for a tasty breakfast.