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Apple Bircher muesli

( 13 January 2021 )

Muesli was originally introduced by Swiss physician Maximilian Bircher-Benner and has long been a favourite breakfast. This recipe includes plenty of Pink Lady apples for added sweetness.

Ponk Lady apple Bircher muesli
Pink Lady apple Bircher muesli

Preparation time

10 minutes




  • 200g rolled oats
  • 200ml milk - semi, skimmed or whole, or soya milk are all fine
  • 100ml Pink Lady apple juice
  • 3 tbsp Greek yogurt
  • 2 tbsp runny honey, plus a little extra to drizzle
  • Juice of ½ a lemon
  • 2 large Pink Lady apples, finely chopped
  • A handful of blueberries
  • A handful of toasted flaked almonds


In a mixing bowl, add the oats and pour over the milk and apple juice and stir to mix.

Add the yogurt, honey and lemon juice and stir well.

Lightly fold through the Pink Lady apples and blueberries.

Serve in bowls, topped with some toasted almonds and drizzled with a little honey.

Our thanks to for providing this recipe.

For more tasty breakfast ideas visit our breakfast and brunch recipe section, including recipes for blackberry compote with quinoa porridge, tropical coconut milk porridge and more.


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