As is often said, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. So, to give you a hand at smashing it every morning, we’ve pulled together our top healthy breakfast recipes.
These span from quick weekday wonders, to epic weekend brunches including fruity pancakes, loads of sweet porridge, savoury eggs and even a breakfast doughnut. Whatever the occasion, we’ve got you covered with incredible healthy breakfast recipes that are good for both the heart and the soul!
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Omelettes are the ideal breakfast dish, ticking all the boxes for being quick, easy, delicious and healthy. This recipe packs your silky smooth egg wrap with lovely Mexican flavours, including a good splash of lime and Tabasco – one way to get your taste buds fired up for the day!
Packed full of protein and fibre, this is one healthy breakfast recipe you’ll keep going back to week after week. We use a tin of cannellini beans, but you can use any tin of plain beans you have at the back of your store cupboard. Pile your tomatoes and bean mixture on top of toast and ricotta and enjoy.
It’s difficult to believe that chocolate could ever be a healthy breakfast, but this really is! Quality cocoa powder gives us chocolaty goodness, but without all the sugar and sat fat from using actual chocolate.
Juicy, sweet pineapple is a good source of the mineral manganese, which is one of the nutrients our bodies need in order to keep our metabolic systems nice and healthy. Give it a go!
Beautiful blueberries add a vibrant pop of colour, while also giving us a vitamin C boost. A gorgeous and healthy breakfast.
Eating a tasty, healthy breakfast is a great way to help kick-start your day. Make a big batch of this mix-and-match cereal, then store it for up to four weeks.
This works for breakfast, brunch or lunch. It’s a lovely contrast of textures and flavours, and a total pleasure to eat.
Delicious, bold and so easy to knock together, this healthy breakfast is a real winner. Plus, it’s gluten-free.
Spinach is super-high in vitamin K, which we need to keep our bones strong and healthy. Looks like Popeye was a big fan of a healthy breakfast, too!
This fruity pancake batter is perfect for vegans and people who are sensitive to gluten.
A super-delicious, protein-rich, high-fibre recipe that makes a healthy breakfast or brunch.
A riot of colour, spices, texture and flavour – this rice recipe is just glorious, and a fresh take on brunch.
This is the ideal breakfast recipe to whip up in batches. It takes just 10 minutes to make (plus a night in the fridge) but it really couldn’t be easier. The sweet apple and pear go lovely and soft overnight and, paired with gorgeous ground cinnamon and a sprinkling of granola dust, it tastes absolutely phenomenal.
Porridge is always a brilliant option when it comes to picking a healthy, hearty and versatile breakfast. We know our combinations of apple and blackberry, banana, almond and cinnamon, and apple, pecan and maple syrup hit the spot, but just use whatever toppings you fancy that morning.
Five ingredients, 15 minutes and you’ve got pancakes on the table! American-style fluffy pancakes work so well for this recipe as they can hold the blueberries and absorb the gorgeous juices – so satisfying, especially at breakfast!
This breakfast recipe looks like a treat, but it’s actually packed with fruit, nuts and spices that all contribute to good health. It seriously is a dish to die for with hits of tartness from the raspberries, a beautiful ripple of spice from nutmeg and cinnamon and a good crunch from lovely pistachios. You’ve got to try this one.
A twist on your usual avocado toast, load up your rye bread with a good spread of ricotta, plus tomato, lemon, pine nuts, basil and a beautifully ripe avocado. It’s the easiest breakfast that tastes like perfection on a plate.
Blend together beautiful tropical fruits with coconut milk, oats, chia seeds and more good stuff that keeps us healthy to create this wonderfully vibrant breakfast. It feels like a real refreshing treat on a warm morning, but without any of the processed sugars you might expect.
For more inspiration, check out our healthy breakfast recipe collection.