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Think toast is boring? Think again! I will show you two healthy and outrageously delicious ways to eat your toast.
Disclaimer: I was compensated by Dave’s Killer Bread to create these recipes. However, like always, the opinions are entirely my own. Promise 🙂
There are so many breads in the grocery store today, but many of them are loaded with unnecessary preservatives and artificial junk that you don’t even know if a healthy option is out there. It’s frustrating and I get overwhelmed just trying to read all the labels and ingredients. Not any more. I am SO excited to have found Dave’s Killer Bread! Finally, a healthy option.
Dave’s Killer Breads are packed with of Omega-3s and fiber from seeds and organic ingredients such as amaranth, barley, spelt, blue cornmeal, quinoa and pumpkin seeds, Thin-Sliced Dave’s Killer Bread is a great option for a snack-sized treat or those counting calories. They are all 100% organic and Non-GMO Project Verified, vegan and loaded with protein. I’m in heaven.
When I grew up, we had toast with our eggs… white bread (gasp!) and butter. That’s it. Maybe a little grape jelly if we were feeling crazy. But that’s how I remember toast. Until now…
Check out all of those seeds! I am so in love with this bread. This toast is a perfect snack, lunch or breakfast (no judgement here…there ARE pears in there!) It’s simple to make, healthy and crazy delicious. I know someone who actually licked the pesto bowl clean! Weird right? Ok, it was me.
I even thought these would make really great appetizers if you cut them in quarters too. Did I mention how much I loved that pesto? And look at those seeds!
I used Dave’s Powerseed Bread for this toast. Each slice has only 60 calories and 280 mg omega-3-fatty acids (the good fats).
Walnut Pesto Toast with Sliced Pears and Gorgonzola Cheese
- 4 ounces extra virgin olive oil
- 3 garlic cloves
- 2 tablespoons walnuts
- 1/4 cup parmesan cheese
- 1/4 cup fresh basil leaves torn
- 1/2 pear sliced
- 1/4 cup crumbled gorgonzola cheese
- sliced walnuts for topping
- 4 slices of Dave's Killer Bread
Add ingredients to make the pesto to high speed blender or food processor in the order displayed.
Blend until smooth.
Toasts bread until light brown.
Spread pesto on toasts.
Add sliced pears and top with cheese and walnuts.
So after that delicious toast, you’re craving something sweet now, right? Boy do I have something for you!
Who says treats can’t be healthy? This can also be a healthy snack too. What’s not to love about almond butter, sliced strawberries, chia seeds and melted chocolate on the best bread ever? I know!
Let’s be honest, all toast should have melted chocolate over it. And the almond butter adds protein and you know how healthy those chia seeds are!
I used Dave’s Good Seed Bread for this one. It only has 70 calories, and 360 omega-3 fatty acids PER SLICE people! That is some serious healthy stuff right there.
Strawberry Almond Butter Toast with Chia Seeds and Chocolate
- 4 slices of Dave's Killer Bread
- 1/4 cup almond butter or another nut butter
- 1 cup sliced strawberries
- 1/4 cup chia seeds
- 1/4 cup chocolate chips melted
Toast bread until light brown.
Spread 1 tablespoon almond butter on each piece of toast.
Top with sliced strawberries, chia seeds and melted chocolate.
I hope I gave you the incentive for you to get creative with your toast! If you haven’t seen Dave’s Killer Bread in a grocery store by you, click here to find out where you can buy it! But wait, tell me what is your favorite way to eat your toast?