Saturday, August 13, 2011

Super Pudding

"if there were a super hero named after a seed, flax would be it! flax the super seed is so versatile that it can even be incorporated into a delicious dessert. dessert that satisfies your sweet tooth and provides incomparable nutrition - what more could you want?! so when your sweet tooth is calling, its flax the super seed  to the rescue!"


6 tbsp flax seeds
2 cups skim milk or soy milk
1 banana, peeled and mashed
1 tbsp organic honey
juice of one orange
1 apple, peeled and diced, core removed

sliced kiwi
sliced fresh strawberry
sliced banana
**(i just used fresh raspberries)


1. grind flax seeds in a food mill or coffee grinder. bring skim milk to a boil in a medium saucepan. add ground flax to boiling milk. boil for about 30 seconds. remove from heat and let cool in a medium-sized glass bowl.


2. the mixture will develop a consistency similar to pudding. add remaining ingredients. using a wire wisk or blender, whip mixture until it becomes fluffy.

it was so tasty! what a great, healthy, nutritious late-night snack!


nutritional value per serving:
 calories: 260 / calories from fat: 44 / protein: 7g / carbs: 31g / dietary fiber: 5g / sugars: 21g / fat: 4g / sodium: 65mg

**recipe taken from the eat-clean diet cookbook

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