WBB#13 Oats- Roundup

July 31, 2007 at 2:17 pm 23 comments

Oats – the wonder grain. Nutritionists keep adding to its good reputation.

I admit, I was a bit anxious and nervous when I announced WBB#13 Oats-I was nervous about the response I would get since this was my first event as a host and also because I wasn’t sure of the popularity of Oats.

The response I have received is very encouraging (for me as well as for Oats J)and we now have some very innovative and wonderful recipes to give a healthy start to our day!

Thank you Nandita for giving me this wonderful opportunity to host WBB

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And Thank you all- participants, foodies and readers. I greatly appreciate your innovative ideas, efforts and enthusiasm. Thank you for participating.                             

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Here are 22 yummy ‘Oaty’ ways to a healthy breakfast:

Make your regular Idly more nutritious by adding some Oats to it. Priya has a wonderful Oats Idly recipe, which is sure to win over even picky eaters!

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Priya also experiments with some sourdough and Oats to make these novel Sourdough and Oats Othappam

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GV Barve-Gokhale of Add Flavour, add some Oatflakes to the Adai Batter to make crispy Oats Adai

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Bhags wants to prove her healthy eating habits with this nutritious Oat Bran Upma

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Are you searching for an Oats recipe- lower in sugar as well as calcium and ready to make in minutes?Oats a la Pongal at Evolving Tastes is just the recipe for you.

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Want some nutritious Parathas for breakfast?Checkout Asha’s Oatmeal Paratha’s with delicious Amba Haldi Pickle at Aroma!

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If you are a diabetic or don’t prefer the sweet version of Oatmeal porridge then Viji has a  spicy one pot wholesome Oat Meal for you.

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Pintoo wanted to make something different for this event and she sure has come up with an indigenous recipe- Oats and Cabbage Muthias  

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Bee and Jai have come up with a healthy combination of various seeds and Oats to make these amazing looking Oatmeal-seed Rolls.

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Prema’s recipe for Toast with Oats is a tasty and easy way to include Oats in our diet.

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Team up these delicious spicy Oat Patties with whole wheat pav/bun or burger buns for a filling and healthy breakfast.

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Enjoy a slice of Raaga’s Oatmeal Coffee cake for your breakfast on a leisurely weekend morning and discover sheer bliss.

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After trying out dozens of recipes which used Oats, Priyanka has come up with some lip smacking Oat pancakes

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Hima gets very innovative to make Oats Waffles! Serve these delicious Waffles with maple syrup, watermelon and a dollop of whipping cream.

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Treat yourself to some yummy Oat muffins at Masala Heaven

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Hima also has a recipe for these delicious Orange Coconut muffins

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Archana experiments with Oats to cook up a rich Oats Halwa- a perfect treat for Kids.

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This rich Oat Payasam/Oat Meal has bowled over Viji’s Bosnian friend, who enjoyed it like a dessert.  oatpayasam.jpg 

Dee’s mouthwatering Peach crumble breakfast can double up as a dessert too! It is sure to tempt even non-sweet lovers like me! peachcrumble.jpg 

Dr. Nandita recommends a two minute, fast and healthy Oats and Mango- breakfast in a glass for you- You have no excuses for skipping the most important meal of the day.

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Choose your favorite combination of nuts, seeds and fruits to make your own signature Granola. Nupur guides you to make your own Crunchy Granola  

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If you like granola but hate the expensive, sweet, preservative laden grocery store varieties TC also has a recipe for Homemade Granola      granolahomemade.jpg

Thank you all once again for such a ‘healthy’ response. Enjoy the Oaty recipes.

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Please let me know if I have missed out on any recipe. 

To end on a sweet note enjoy this ‘Fruity Oaty Bar’ J

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23 Comments Add your own

  • 1. viji  |  July 31, 2007 at 2:25 pm

    Lovely and healthy Entries Madhuli. Could not resist seeing them again. Good job. Viji

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  • 2. Roopa  |  July 31, 2007 at 2:38 pm

    wonderfull round up Madu Great job!

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  • 3. Raaga  |  July 31, 2007 at 2:47 pm

    Great round up. So many more ways to include Oats in our day to day food!

    Thanks Madhuli

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  • 4. Nupur  |  July 31, 2007 at 4:27 pm

    Now I have so many ideas to choose from! Thanks for a beautiful round-up, Madhuli. This really was a wonderful theme.

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  • 5. Asha  |  July 31, 2007 at 5:22 pm

    OH WOW!!! Looks beautiful M! Each one of them are doable recipes.Thanks for taking time and rounding up.You did a great job for a first timer!:))

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  • 6. Priyanka  |  July 31, 2007 at 5:36 pm

    Hey Madhuli,
    Thanks a lot for adding my entry. I did send you the e-mail with the pics around 5-6 days ago. Anyways, thanks once again for hosting the event. Its a very healthy round-up. Will keep visiting for all oaty recipes and some more :)…..

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  • 7. nandita  |  July 31, 2007 at 7:40 pm

    That was a wonderful round up Madhuli, oats never looked so beautiful…this is a perfect collection of healthy recipes.

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  • 8. jai  |  July 31, 2007 at 7:45 pm

    thanks for organising this, madhuli. there are some really innovative recipes here.

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  • 9. Richa  |  July 31, 2007 at 8:03 pm

    hey, those are some nice recipes, very well compiled :)

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  • 10. TheCooker  |  July 31, 2007 at 8:26 pm

    So many wonderful ways of enjoying oats!
    Thanks for hosting!

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  • 11. Sig  |  July 31, 2007 at 9:00 pm

    Great round up Madhuli…. You’ve done a great job hosting, sorry I couldn’t participate, but could sure use some oats recipes… Now I know where to come…

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  • 12. Dhana  |  July 31, 2007 at 9:11 pm

    Wow, what a variety of oat based dishes! some i would never have imagine :D

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  • 13. srivalli  |  July 31, 2007 at 9:25 pm

    wonderful round up Madhuli…great job….very creative dishes..

    Srivalli
    http://www.cooking4allseasons.blogspot.com

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  • 14. bhags  |  July 31, 2007 at 9:47 pm

    Array of recipes with oats, now breakfast wont be just milk and oats……

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  • 15. Pintoo  |  July 31, 2007 at 10:26 pm

    That was one beautiful roundup Madhuli. So many ways to make oats a part of your diet.
    Thanks

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  • 16. Suganya  |  July 31, 2007 at 11:01 pm

    Now nobody can say they dont like oats. With so many options, every one can find their favourite. Thank you Madhuli.

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  • 17. sia  |  August 1, 2007 at 12:29 am

    great job done dear :)

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  • 18. sharmi  |  August 1, 2007 at 12:42 am

    that is a lovely roundup with some great recipes. all ready have some of them in my try out list.

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  • 19. Hima  |  August 1, 2007 at 2:54 am

    I sent in two entries and I dont see them here. If I am not mistaken I sent them to m.foodcourt@gmail.com. Just wanted to remind you, one is Oats waffles with fruits and another one is Orange coconut muffins. Both made with oats flour.
    @ I am extremely sorry for the goofup hima.I did not receive the mail. Nevertheless I have added both your wonderful entries.Oat waffles is really very innovative. Thank you for participating.

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  • 20. archana  |  August 1, 2007 at 8:42 pm

    Thanks Madhuli for hosting this event and also for a wonderful roundup. I had never dreamt that so many recipes can be dished out from oats :).

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  • 21. Hima  |  August 1, 2007 at 9:00 pm

    Please you don’t have to be sorry. I can understand how much it takes to host an event and it happens, thanks for adding the entries. Much appreciated.

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  • 22. Smita  |  February 2, 2008 at 8:45 pm

    This is really an excellent round-up! I come here all the time for inspiration! GREAT JOB – hosting and inspring participants to get creative :-)

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  • 23. sindhu  |  August 18, 2010 at 9:18 am

    Nice recipes!! My husband thanks u a lot coz i torture him with oats porridge every week…and he too does not like breakfasts if they are sweet!!!! He will be hapy now!!!!

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