Grain Free Cinnamon Apple Oatmeal

makes 4-5 servings

  • 7¬†apples cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon pumpkin spice
  • 1/2 vanilla bean pod, seeds scraped
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • pinch salt
  • 1 cup cashews soaked overnight, drained

In a large pot combine apples, raisins, cinnamon, pumpkin spice, vanilla bean, and salt. Pour in 1 1/2 cups water and cooking, stirring occasionally for 20-25 minutes, until apples and raisins are soft.

Allow to cool, then blend apples until desired consistency with a food processor or immersion blender. Add soaked cashews to the mixture and pulse a few times to keep mixture chunky. Serve warm with your favorite toppings.