Creamy Chia Pudding Recipe
This is one of our perfect favorite pudding recipes, made even better with 7 fantastic flavor combinations! Plus, learn everything you ever wanted to know about chia!
- Prep Time: 5 minutes
- Total Time: 5 minutes + overnight
- Yield: 1 serving 1x
- 1/4 cup chia seeds
- 3/4 cup almond, cashew or oat milk OR chocolate milk (for chocolate chia pudding)
- 1 tablespoon maple syrup
- Add chia seeds, milk of choice and maple syrup into a bowl. Whisk well to remove any lumps and air pockets. Cover chia pudding mixture and store in the fridge overnight or for at least 1 hour.
- Before serving, whisk chia pudding well to ensure a smooth and creamy consistency.
See notes section for tasty mix-in options!
Mix-ins for Almond, Cashew or Oat Milk Chia Pudding:
- Peanut Butter and Jelly: 2 tablespoons of peanut butter and 1/2 cup of crushed strawberries or raspberries.
- Pumpkin Spice: 1/2 cup of mashed pumpkin with 1/2 – 1 teaspoon of pumpkin spice.
- Chunky Monkey: 1/2 – 1 sliced banana, 1 tablespoon toasted walnuts, and 1/4 cup of fudgy chocolate protein bar pieces.
- Apple Pie: 1/2 cup of stewed apples, 1/2 teaspoon of ground cinnamon).
- Cranberry and Pear: 1/2 cup of homemade cranberry sauce and fresh pear slices.
Mix-ins for Chocolate Chia Pudding:
- Chocolate Chia Pudding: 1 tablespoon cacao powder, 1 tablespoon of cacao nibs or vegan chocolate chips (make it even more chocolatey by using chocolate milk for the chia pudding).
- Peanut Butter Cup: 1 tablespoon cacao powder, 1 – 2 tablespoons peanut butter.
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