POPSUGAR Celebrity

No Cook? No Problem! Breakfasts That Don't Require Heat

Jun 18 2014 - 3:15am

Gravlax, banana-almond smoothie, "everything bagel" cottage cheese: what do these foods have to do with one other? Well, the fact that they are no-cook breakfasts. When the weather's hot and there's no chance of turning on an oven or stovetop to break the morning fast, fill up on (and cool off with) one of these crave-worthy breakfast options.

Photos: Lizzie Fuhr, Nicole Perry, Anna Monette Roberts, and Camilla Salem

Cantaloupe Yogurt Bowl

Another fresh way to serve greek yogurt is by filling it in a cantaloupe half [1], then sprinkling berries and pepitas over the top.

Photo: Lizzie Fuhr

Mango Lassi

The yogurt and mango smoothie, also known as a mango lassi [2], makes for a sweet-tart way to start the day.

Photo: Nicole Perry

Almond Chocolate Spread

Attention Nutella addicts! This almond chocolate spread [3] may make you turn your allegiance.

Photo: Nicole Perry

Summer Fruit Salad With Mint

Boost the flavor of your Summer fruit salad [4] by tossing in mint and lemon zest. To stave off hunger, add Marcona almonds for a filling protein.

Photo: Anna Monette Roberts

PB&J Smoothie

Bananas and berries may seem like the most obvious choices for a smoothie, but break the routine by trying this PB&J smoothie [5], a toast-less take on the sandwich.

Photo: Michele Foley

Overnight Oats

Let your refrigerator do the cooking. For a summery take on overnight oats [6], top it with almond butter, apricot, and cinnamon.

Photo: Lizzie Fuhr

Homemade Gravlax

Curing your own gravlax [7] couldn't be simpler. It just takes a few days in the fridge, then you're on your way to salty, salmony bliss.

Photo: Nicole Perry

Tropical Green Smoothie

Avocado offers a green hue and creamy texture in this tropical smoothie [8] with mango and pineapple.

Photo: Anna Monette Roberts

Cottage Cheese Toast

Flavor cottage cheese with a familiar mix-in [9] like everything bagel spices, then dollop it over toast.

Photo: Susannah Chen

Citrusy Fruit Salad With Pistachios and Goat Cheese

Need new fruit salad inspiration? Look no further than this citrusy fruit salad [10] with creamy gobs of goat cheese and crunchy pistachio nuts.

Photo: Anna Monette Roberts

Greek Yogurt With Granola and Jam

Greek yogurt is all the rage as of late, but keep things interesting by adding mix-ins [11] like jam or even lemon curd [12].

Photo: Camilla Salem

Banana Almond Smoothie

Banana and peanut butter usually go together in a breakfast smoothie, but change it up a bit by subbing in almond butter for a banana almond smoothie [13].

Photo: Nicole Perry

Avocado Tartine

Who can resist avocado toast [14]? Rather than slathering butter on your favorite bread, try these savory toppings: avocado, hot sauce, salt, and pepper.

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