Coffee Talk + Fresh Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal Pie

Fresh Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal PiePull up a seat because we’re having pie tonight.  As in Fresh Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal Pie.

“Oh we’re having pie for dessert tonight?” said Mr. Spicy when I told him as much.

“No. Pie for dinner. As in breakfast for dinner.  And by the way, it’s healthy pie.  With chia seeds, spices, walnuts, and more strawberries on top,”  said Moi.

“Oh. OK.”

Fresh Strawberries // The Spicy RDAnd we’ll be enjoying it with a cup of coffee on the side, because I really want to share a cup of this Puro Fairtrade Coffee with you that the very lovely Tamara sent to me to try.

Puro Fairtrade CoffeeDecaf for me {at night}, and regular for Mr. Spicy because he has this annoying habit of being able to go right to sleep immediately after drinking a cup of the fully leaded stuff.

Do you know anyone like that???

Now before I cut you a slice of pie, let’s chat about Puro Fairtrade Coffee, because coffee lover that I am, they have a pretty cool story to tell…

  • All varieties of Puro Fairtrade Coffee are shade grown which encourages the preservation of trees native to the area where the coffee is grown, or re-planting of trees that once stood on the land to provide essential shade, which is great for biodiversity.
  • Puro has teamed up with The World Land Trust UK, which helps conserve biodiversity by protecting threatened habitats, and helps to ensure they are managed sustainably in cooperation with local partners and communities.
  • Money from each bag of Puro coffee sold goes towards buying and protecting areas of rainforest-10,178 acres to date!
  • Puro has also teamed up with Trees4Schools in South Africa where they have helped fund the planting of 1196 trees and 68 vegetable gardens which are now helping to feed 649 people!

Pretty cool, right???

Oh, and if you’re wondering how Puro Fairtrade Coffee tastes, let me tell you, it is rich, smooth, and delicious!

Disclosure: I received a gift pack of Puro Fairtrade Coffee, and other assorted goodies, to review on The Spicy RD.  I was not compensated for this post, and, as always, my opinions are 100 % my own.  I highly encourage you to check out the Puro Coffee website to learn more about shade grown coffee and their fabulous social initiatives.  They are also looking for a US Distributor, so if anyone is interested {Hint, Hint}, definitely get in touch with Puro :-)

And now for that Fresh Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal Pie I’ve been telling you about…

Fresh Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal Pie

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 40 minutes

Total Time: 50 minutes

Yield: 6-8 slices

Serving Size: 1 slice

Breakfast for dinner, or dessert for breakfast...Either way, this Fresh Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal Pie is a healthy and delicious way to start or end your day!


  • 2 cups dairy or non-dairy milk of choice {I used Organic Valley Lactose Free Milk}
  • 1/2 cup chia seeds
  • 1 1/2 cups oats {use certified gluten-free oats if on a gluten-free diet}
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts {or nuts of choice}
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup pure maple syrup
  • 1/4 cup melted virgin coconut oil plus extra for greasing pan
  • 2 pints fresh strawberries, sliced
  • 2 large eggs, beaten well
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • Optional, Greek or lactose free yogurt for serving


  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees fahrenheit, and grease a 9 inch pie pan or baking dish with coconut oil. Pour the milk in to a large mixing bowl along with the chia seeds and oats, and set aside.
  2. Meanwhile, toast the chopped walnuts, cinnamon, and ginger in a skillet over medium heat for approximately 3 minutes, then add them to the chia, milk, and oat mixture along with the remaining ingredients {add 1 pint of sliced strawberries to the mixture, and save the other pint for serving} and stir until well combined.
  3. Place pan on a baking sheet in the oven {in case mixture overflows} and bake for 40-45 minutes or until set. Note: You will want to check the pie at about 30 minutes, and if it is getting brown, place some aluminum foil on top for the remaining time in the oven.
  4. Cool on a baking sheet for 15 minutes, then cut in to 6-8 wedges {depending upon how hungry you are} and serve with optional yogurt, and the remaining sliced strawberries. If you have any leftovers, store in the refrigerator for breakfast or a snack-it is equally delicious served cold the next day!
Schema/Recipe SEO Data Markup by ZipList Recipe Plugin

Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal PieNutrition Tidbits {aka why you should eat this strawberry chia baked oatmeal pie as “breakfast for dinner”, OR as “dessert for breakfast”…

  • Despite being called a pie, it’s really quite nutritious with a good dose of fiber from the oats, chia seeds, walnuts and strawberries, plus it’s rich in protein, especially when served with the yogurt on top, to fill you up, stabilize your blood sugar levels, and keep you energized all day long!
  • It’s suitable for both gluten-free and vegetarian diets, PLUS, I created it with my FODMAP friends in mind, since it’s made with lactose free milk, and I kept the oats to a maximum of 1/4 cup dry per serving {when cut in to 6 slices}.
  • It’s super easy to make ahead of time and reheat when needed, or enjoy cold straight from the fridge.
  • If you have kids, they will LOVE eating pie for dinner, AND for breakfast!!!

Huge thanks to Melanie at Nutritious Eats for the inspiration behind this recipe! I’ve made her Apple Pie Baked Oatmeal several times now, and it’s always a hit with my family.  Knowing how easy, nutritious, and delicious it is, inspired me to make this equally delicious low FODMAP version for my clients to enjoy :-)

Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal Pie Who wants to join me for a cup of coffee and a slice???

If you like this Fresh Strawberry Chia Baked Oatmeal Pie, I think you’ll love these recipes too…

Chia Recipes

Strawberry Recipes

Dessert for Breakfast Recipes & Breakfast for Dinner Recipes


Sign up for weekly deliciousness via E-mail // Nutrition Coaching & Communications

Twitter // Facebook // Pinterest // Instagram // Google + // Sulia // Linkedin


Sign Up for Spicy Nutrition posts and tips by email:

Sign me up!


  1. Pie for breakfast or dinner sounds good to me!

  2. This looks AMAZING! I even have everything on hand to make it :)

  3. Love all the healthy ingredients in this dinner “pie” EA! So fun when you call something a word that conveys dessert – everyone thinks they’re getting a real treat ;). I remember the time I made Chocolate “Mousse” for breakfast for my son and he looked at me with a puzzled face – dessert for breakfast? Yup I said with a smirk (it was made with tofu and bananas;)).

  4. What a beautiful pie and one that is nutritious! I’ve never used chia seeds in this way, but you’ve given me wonderful inspiration. Xx

  5. Oh, that pie sounds wonderful! It would make a great addition to a breakfast or brunch party, too. Bookmarking to try!

  6. This is so weird but I think I was your first commenter (I was up very early again) and as it was on my stupid Kindle I guess it didn’t register with you. It is has happened before with other blogs. Anyhoo, This sounds like a super brunch idea for this Sunday’s Mothering Sunday here in the UK. It looksvVery straight forward, and I love all of the ingredients. I will have to use Spanish strawberries as our own ones don’t come into later in the summer. I plan on making this soon!

  7. The coffee and pie sound wonderful!

  8. Haha…that’s what my husband would say, “Oh. OK.” Just lovely my dear :)

  9. *Raises Hand* I totally want coffee and strawberry oatmeal pie with you!!! Seriously, this is a perfect breakfast option for this traveling girl! I love this recipe, and I love that you named it pie! Yum, Hugs, Terra

  10. I could definitely eat this pie for every meal. I’m curious if I could substitute almonds for the walnuts?

    The coffee sounds great, can’t wait to taste it along some of this yummy pie. Thanks for sharing!

  11. Just made this with 6oz blueberries, no ginger, pecans, coconut milk (from the carton) and vanilla paste. Yum!

  12. Love this version EA! Thank you so much for the acknowledgement! ;) I can’t wait to try that coffee!

  13. Just had this for breakfast, was wonderful! Great healthy alternative to pancakes for a weekend breakfast! We topped it with plain Greek yogurt drizzled with a little honey and sprinkled with cinnamon.

  14. Hi, I thought this was a awesome blog. Thank you for sharing.

  15. What’s Going down i am new to this, I stumbled upon this I have discovered
    It positively useful and it has aided me out loads.

    I hope to contribute & help other customers like its
    aided me. Good job.

  16. My partner and I absolutely love your blog and find many of your post’s to be what precisely I’m looking for.

    can you offer guest writers to write content for yourself?
    I wouldn’t mind publishing a post or elaborating on a lot
    of the subjects you write regarding here. Again, awesome blog!

  17. Hi, I think your website might be having browser compatibility issues.
    When I look at your website in Opera, it looks fine but when opening in Internet Explorer, it has
    some overlapping. I just wanted to give you a quick
    heads up! Other then that, amazing blog!

  18. I must thank you for the efforts you have put in penning this
    blog. I really hope to check out the same high-grade blog posts
    from you in the future as well. In fact, your creative
    writing abilities has inspired me to get my very own blog now ;)

  19. Howdy are using WordPress for your site platform?

    I’m new to the blog world but I’m trying to
    get started and create my own. Do you need any html coding knowledge to make
    your own blog? Any help would be really appreciated!

  20. At this time it looks like BlogEngine is the best blogging platform
    available right now. (from what I’ve read) Is that what you’re using on your blog?

  21. I pay a visit day-to-day some blogs and blogs to read posts, except
    this blog gives feature based content.

  22. My relatives all the time say that I am wasting my time here at net, however I know I
    am getting experience everyday by reading such fastidious

  23. It’s really a great and helpful piece of information. I’m
    glad that you just shared this useful info with us. Please keep us up to date like this.
    Thanks for sharing.

  24. I love making this variation for breakfast. You can do so many fruit combinations.

  25. Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your weblog and wished to say that
    I have truly enjoyed surfing around your blog posts.
    After all I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write again soon!

  26. When I initially commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added” checkbox and now each time a comment is
    added I get several e-mails with the same comment.
    Is there any way you can remove people from that service?
    Thanks a lot!

  27. Your link popularity is actually based upon how many traffic-driving, visible links you have pointing to your site from other sites in your niche and even from less “relevant” sites
    than search engines want you to be linked to. If
    anything, go on this Candida diet cleanse to clean your
    body from harmful toxins and bacteria that could be destroying you
    internally. So I’ve decided to explain what this new “link to abdominal fat” is, and how I actually fixed this problem within my own Ultimate
    Six Pack Abdominals.

  28. Hello There. I found your blog using msn. That is an extremely neatly written article.
    I’ll be sure to bookmark it and return to
    read extra of your helpful info. Thank you for the post.
    I’ll definitely comeback.

  29. I got this web site from my pal who informed me concerning this website and
    at the moment this time I am browsing this web site and reading very
    informative posts at this place.

  30. Heya i’m for the first time here. I came across this board
    and I to find It really useful & it helped me out much.
    I am hoping to give something back and help others like you aided me.

  31. but again that’s a natural chat we will have another day on another
    blog article. Broadly, radio controlled boats come in three different types of packages; RTR kits, ARTR kits, and Assembly kits.
    This will provide various sites that offer online jobs for such skills.

  32. These days people of all nationalites, both sexes and various age groups, access the Internet on a daily basis. Additionally, it’s wise to ask for each business and private references. Each of the forums in this list can provide many of the answers to questions that you may have.

  33. I believe that is among the such a lot important info for me.
    And i am happy studying your article. But wanna observation on some common issues, The website style is ideal, the articles is truly nice : D.

    Just right job, cheers

  34. Drink hot Ovaltine Add the cinnamon sticks, honey and your medical history, your body gets all of the body then demands what is
    a safe and effective diet pill instant replenishment after the workout.

  35. Good article! We will be linking to this great article on our site.
    Keep up the great writing.

  36. The Internet has made the searching of people’s favorite music tunes and videos so much easier. If that were true, there would be zero successful musicians living in cities that are not known for big music scenes. The Level One songs include: America the Beautiful, Chopsticks, Fur Elise – easy version, and I’ve Been Working on the Railroad.

  37. The Internet has made the searching of people’s favorite music tunes and videos so much easier. John Adams’ Saxophone Concerto made its American premier on September 20, 2013, in addition to a studio recording is planned in the not too distant future. The practical skills and knowledge can then be translated to the job market.

  38. Some games contain violence or other adult themes so they carry an adult rating. Countless times gamers have been killed as their characters are standing in the middle of the action helplessly during a reload animation. “The newly released Grand Theft Auto V is a game that’s everywhere, you can hardly avoid it.

  39. Howdy outstanding website! Does running a blog like this require a great deal of work? I’ve no expertise in coding however I was hoping to start my own blog in the near future. Anyhow, if you have any suggestions or tips for new blog owners please share. I understand this is off topic but I simply wanted to ask. Thanks a lot!

  40. each time i used to read smaller posts that also clear their motive, and that is also
    happening with this post which I am reading now.

  41. Thanks for another informative website. The place else could I
    get that type of information written in such a perfect way?

    I have a mission that I am just now working on, and I’ve been at the glance out for such info.

  42. I am really enjoying the theme/design of your web site. Do you ever run into any
    internet browser compatibility issues? A few of my blog readers have complained about my website not working
    correctly in Explorer but looks great in Firefox.
    Do you have any advice to help fix this problem?

  43. I am genuinely pleased to read this weblog posts which
    contains plenty of helpful data, thanks for providing such statistics.


  1. […] EA Stewart, The Spicy RD – Fresh Strawberry Chia baked Oatmeal Pie […]

Speak Your Mind


Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.


  • User AvatarOur Masters Camp treatment addiciton { I am genuinely pleased to read this weblog posts which contains plenty of helpful data, thanks for providing such statistics. } – Aug 21, 2:25 PM
  • User AvatarBuy Twitter Followers { I am really enjoying the theme/design of your web site. Do you ever run into any internet browser compatibility issues? A few of my blog... } – Aug 21, 10:14 AM
  • User Avatarleaking pipes butterfly world Pompano Beach { Not to mention a job in the trades is much more interesting than filling the coffee maker at the 7-11. So you can see the... } – Aug 21, 9:39 AM
  • User Avatarinpatient drug rehab center { Thanks for another informative website. The place else could I get that type of information written in such a perfect way? I have a mission... } – Aug 21, 1:20 AM
  • User AvatarConnectprivatewealth.Zendesk.Com { tailgate caps } – Aug 21, 12:40 AM