Category Archives: breakfast

Recipe: Le Pain Quotidien’s Quinoa Porridge

I’m a longtime fan of Le Pain Quotidien; during a ladies brunch with Melanie and Shelly, I was wow-ed by their Warm Quinoa Porridge… …creamy ricotta, crunchy nuts, sweet quinoa… …I was going to attempt to recreate the dish at home, by myself, and then I thought – “Why don’t I ask them how, directly?” So here it is!  This makes

Oatmeal du Jour: Loquat and Lemon Zest

My therapist gave me lemons (<—that sounds like the title of a memoir) and loquats from her backyard! I’d never tried the latter – at first I thought it was a kumquat… …it really looks like a…Georgia O’Keefe painting, doesn’t it? Utilized both fruits in my latest Oatmeal du Jour creation… …egg white/banana base (<—recipe at the end of this