Spiced Pear Porridge


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      15 min

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So Vegan in 5: Over 100 super simple and delicious 5-ingredient recipes

So Vegan in 5

By Roxy Pope and Ben Pook

Published 2018

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This porridge is our ultimate winter warmer and it’s ideal for those busy mornings. The comforting blend of cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger in the mixed spice gives this breakfast a lovely fragrant flavour. We’ll usually leave the oats and pear to simmer away on the hob while we get ready for the day. So easy.


  • 1 ripe pear
  • ½ tbsp maple syrup, plus extra for serving
  • ½ tsp


Peel, halve and core the pear, then cut into 1cm-thick slices.

Place a small saucepan over a medium heat and add the pear slices, maple syrup, mixed spice and 2 tablespoons of