Fight Fuel: Chia Toast

Fight Fuel: Chia Toast
May 4, 2017 EBF

Need another way to eat chia seeds? Push that chia pudding, smoothie or overnight oats aside. Top your typical slice of peanut butter toast with some chia! The omega-3 fatty acids in chia seeds will help keep your heart pumping, blood flowing and get you through that TRAINx360 class!

Chia Toast Recipe

(serves 1)

Ingredients

1 slice of 100% whole grain bread

1 Tbsp natural nut butter

1 tsp honey

1/2 Tbsp chia seeds

Directions

  1. Toast the bread.
  2. Top with peanut butter and honey. Sprinkle on the chia.

Chia Toast

Nutrition per serving 

  • Calories: 275 kcal
  • Total fat: 12.6 g
  • Sodium: 231.8 mg
  • Carbohydrates: 31.1 g
  • Fiber: 8.8 g
  • Natural sugars: 0.0 g
  • Added sugars: 11.3 g
  • Protein: 10.1 g

Ally Gallop is a registered dietitian working in nutrition communications for New England Dairy & Food Council. She previously worked as a clinical dietitian and had a private practice, where she worked with patients experiencing diabetes, heart disease, and gastrointestinal surgery and its conditions. As a runner and triathlete, you’ll find her teaching ROADxTRIATHLON at EBF while dancing to Jay Z, Kings of Leon, and Sia.


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