Swiss Bircher Muesli | + Video |
In Switzerland, this breakfast is part of every breakfast buffet, and for good reason- it’s so filling and satisfying! You know, for those long ski days or hiking excursions up the Alps 😉 So easy to make, this recipe is great for beginners in the kitchen. Swiss Bircher Muesli also lasts in the fridge for 4-5 days, so this recipe can last for a week of ready-made breakfasts.
Prep time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 0 minutes (refrigerate 2 hours or overnight)
What (your ingredients):
1.5 cups muesli
1.5 cups plant milk (I used 1 cup Unsweetened Original Ripple and 1/2 cup oat milk)
1 cup almond yogurt (Kite Hill is excellent)
1 teaspoon orange zest
Juice of 1 orange
1 teaspoon vanilla extract (optional)
2 apples (1 diced, 1 grated) covered with 1 teaspoon lemon juice (prevents browning)
Favorite Toppings: berries, hazelnuts, walnuts
How (your directions):
Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Refrigerate overnight.
Enjoy with your favorite toppings!
Why (the science): Oats contain soluble fiber, which helps lower “bad “LDL cholesterol!