Have you ever had millet? If you haven't even heard of it, it definitely sounds like a type of bird food doesn't it? Well, millet actually has some very good nutrients and is considered one of the healthiest foods. From salads to chocolate crunch bars, the possibilities with millet are endless.
Maple Millet Cakes
These Millet Cakes are similar to your favorite potato pancakes. They’re soft on the inside with an extra crunch on the outside. They’re easy to make and give a homestyle feel to your dinner. Pair with your favorite meat for a fulfilling meal! Check out All About Fasting for the recipe!
Red Lentil, Smashed Chickpea And Millet Burgers
For a vegetarian version of a hearty burger, you should try these lentil, chickpea and millet burgers! They’re so packed full of flavor you won’t even miss real meat. You can top with fresh veggies and avocado to give your burger that extra flavor. Thank you Veggie and the Beast for the recipe!
Cuckoo For Choco-nut Puffed Millet Squares
Just as the name suggests, we’re sure you’ll go cuckoo for these choco-nut puffed millet squares! These gooey bars are flavored with chocolate and coconut and are definitely better than the chocolate cereal we’ve come to know and love. This recipe is gluten free, vegan and very easy to make! Check out My Dish Is Bomb for the recipe.
Puffed Millet Crusted Chicken
Instead of coating your chicken with bread crumbs or deep frying it, choose this healthier version! Coat in puffed millet for classic chicken tenders with a lot less calories. You’ll love them! Find the recipe here.
Apricot And Goji Rice Krispie Treats
This fruity twist on a Rice Krispy treat is just what the doctor ordered. The marshmallows and butter in a normal Rice Krispy treat recipe are replaced with sun butter and rice malt syrup for a more organic flavor. Check out Om Nom Ally for the recipe!
You need to try this recipe for a meatless dinner option. Made with a variety of flavorful ingredients, this millet pie packs a punch with every bite. All the veggies and tofu included in this pie will definitely leave you satisfied. Thank you Happy Cow for the recipe!
Puffed Millet Treats
Just like those peanut butter, chocolate Rice Krispie bars you love, this version uses puffed millet for a healthier option. These treats are perfect for an after school snack or your own guilty pleasure. They’re made with five ingredients and are no bake! Thank you My Purple Spoon for the recipe!
Asian Millet Salad
A salad filled with veggies, peanuts and a multitude of flavors, you’ll love this recipe! Whether you choose to pair this salad with chicken or eat a big bowl of it all by itself, you’ll be making this salad over and over again. Find the recipe here.
Chocolate Millet Crunch
These crunchy treats are made with dark chocolate, puffed millet, hazelnuts, goji berries and shredded coconut. Our mouths are watering over the combination of so many yummy flavors! They’re easy to grab-and-go for a snack at any time of the day. Thank you Gather and Dine for the recipe.
Puffed Millet, Pistachio And Pepita Granola
This granola is full of flavor AND nutrients. What’s better than that?! It uses millet, different seeds, rolled oats and pistachios. Plus it’s flavored with a variety of flavors, from honey to orange extract. Thank you Princess Tofu for the recipe!
If your taste buds crave a spicy kick every now and then, this granola recipe is for you! It combines cranberries and oranges to the mix for a sweeter flavor too. Whether you make it for your weekly snack or a holiday present for you family, we’re sure you’ll love this healthy snack! Thank you Vegan Richa for the recipe!
Kale-Miso Saute With Dates And Millet
You’ll love this healthy salad that’s made with only a few simple ingredients! Seriously, you’ll be ditching your bagged lettuce and Ranch dressing in no time. The kale is mixed with dates, puffed millet and topped with a mixture of red miso paste and rice bran oil. Find the recipe here.
Creamy Dreamy Oatmeal
This creamy and filling oatmeal is topped with coconut almond butter, fruit spread, walnuts and banana. Wow! Seriously, this oatmeal will probably leave you full all day long. Combine puffed millet for the extra nutrients! Thank you Edible Perspective for the recipe.
Salted Caramel Millet Squares
Look at how big these bars are! This recipe is a gluten free take on the Rice Krispy treats we love. It uses marshmallows, butter and puffed millet cereal to make a generous-sized treat! Thank you Sweet Treats for the recipe.
Dark Chocolate Cherry Bars
The only thing better than chocolate is when you can make it a little healthier. Plus the combination of chocolate and cherries is to die for! Your whole family will love this recipe. Check out The Healthy Maven for the recipe!