Cream of wheat or farina is just one of those breakfast meals that coats your stomach with lots of amor. It's packed with nutritional value and is perfect during the cold winter months. Even more tempting is how easy it is to make! And let's face it, kids just love this stuff. We are counting down the seven best recipes using farina. Be prepared to be surprised by some of these!

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Here are the best recipes using farina. Are you a fan of the breakfast meal? 

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Coconut milk with cream of wheat 1

Coconut milk with cream of wheat

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Swap regular milk for the fruity and creamy leche, and prepare to become addicted! Add some honey at the end for added sweetness if desired. 

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Cream of wheat with egg and vanilla 2

Cream of wheat with egg and vanilla

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Pump up the bland flavor of cream of wheat by mixing in one egg yolk and 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract for a serving of two. It will feel like a rich dessert for breakfast. 

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Cream of wheat pancakes

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A classic bowl of farina is comforting and delicious, but you can also add the healthy ingredient into pancake batter for a creamy richness that will add moisture and more nutrients. 

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Fried egg over cream of wheat

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Sometimes keeping it simple just hits the spot. Placing a fried egg over a traditional cream of wheat mixture will feel like a hug for your stomach. Who doesn't want that?

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Cream of wheat blueberry muffins 5

Cream of wheat blueberry muffins

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Adding half a cup of cream of wheat mix to the dry ingredients (for a serving of 12) will make super fluffy blueberry muffins that your familia will love. These also keep very well days later. 

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Cream of wheat spinach quiche

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Put your farina making skills to the test with this twist to a classic quiche. This is a great way to add more nutritional value to the breakfast favorite. Simply delicious and satisying! 

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Savory cream of wheat

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Abuela's secret ingredient to amazing farina? Cheese and butter. This is another simple recipe that should not be messed with.