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Warm Almond Milk with Bananas and Honey
© Tina Rupp

Warm Almond Milk with Bananas and Honey

  • ACTIVE: 10 MIN
  • TOTAL TIME: 30 MIN
  • SERVINGS: 4
  • FAST
  • HEALTHY

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  1. 1/2 pound roasted unsalted almonds with skin (1 1/2 cups)
  2. 1 quart skim milk
  3. 1/4 cup honey
  4. 1 teaspoon cardamom seeds
  5. 2 bananas, sliced 1/4 inch thick
  1. In a food processor, grind the almonds to a coarse powder. Transfer to a medium saucepan. Add the milk, 1 tablespoon of the honey and the cardamom. Warm over moderate heat. Off the heat, cover and let stand for 20 minutes, then strain. Discard the solids.
  2. In a medium nonstick skillet, warm the remaining 3 tablespoons of honey. Add the bananas and cook over moderately high heat, stirring, for 2 minutes. Scrape into bowls, pour in the warm almond milk and serve with spoons.
Notes One Serving 284 cal, 8 gm fat, 1.0 gm saturated fat, 45 gm carb, 3 gm fiber.