Chia Seed Recipes

Looking for unique recipes using chia seeds? Use chia seeds to thicken, as an egg substitute, or in smoothies, desserts, baking, and breakfast. Let us show you how.

Staff Picks

Chia Pudding

Rating: 4 stars 25
Chia seeds are a wonderful alternative source of omega-3 fats, fiber, and energy. This easy pudding is similar to tapioca. It can be served warm. Add fresh fruit for a nice twist. Use whatever dried fruit you prefer for topping.

Chia Fresca

Rating: 5 stars 7
This is a refreshing drink much like lemonade.

Chia Seed Chips

Rating: 3.5 stars 6
While waiting for a batch of crackers to finish baking, I was playing with the remaining dough and forming bite-size rounds and though they would make great chips (and they do -- they're amazing!). These chips should keep for about a week if stored properly.

Almond Strawberry Chia Seed Pudding

Rating: 4.5 stars 46
This is a very quick pudding recipe with chia seeds, almond milk, and fresh strawberries, requiring no cooking and no fuss!

No-Cook Overnight Oatmeal

Rating: 4.5 stars 248
Overnight oats with yogurt make a delicious on-the-go breakfast option!

Chia Coconut Pudding with Coconut Milk

Rating: 5 stars 59
Mix chia seed, coconut milk, and agave for a delicious dairy-free pudding.

Overnight Chia Oats

Rating: 4.5 stars 24
Banana, almond milk, oats, and chia seeds are an easy, make-ahead breakfast.
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Peanut Butter Chocolate Overnight Oats

Overnight oats with chocolate and peanut flavor are a great breakfast.

Berry Overnight Oats

Rating: 5 stars 28
Prep these fruity, creamy oats the night before and in the morning you've got a quick, fresh breakfast.
Sponsored By Quaker U.S.

Chia Seed Pudding

Rating: 4.5 stars 55
A healthy flavorful start to the morning or to finish the day.

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

Rating: 4.5 stars 92
Chia seeds are an extremely versatile food and can be found in bulk food stores. One of the easiest things to make is pudding. This is a very simple and extremely delicious recipe.

Healthy Multigrain Chia Waffles

Rating: 5 stars 68
This multigrain waffle recipe is a little bit crunchy and super filling, with ingredients proven to regulate blood sugar. The chia seeds and flax add extra fiber and Omega-3 to your diet. My kids love these waffles with chocolate chips!

Inspiration and Ideas

10 Easy, Healthy Chia Pudding Recipes That Could Pass for Dessert
When you're in need of a quick, no-cook, make-ahead treat, chia pudding fits the bill.
Blueberry Chia Pudding with Almond Milk
Rating: Unrated 7
This chia pudding recipe with almond milk makes a light vegan dessert or breakfast on the go. Serve plain or add a variety of toppings; I like toasted almonds and coconut!
Oatmeal Chia Seed Cookies
Rating: 4.5 stars 39

An easy way to incorporate chia seeds, these delicious cookies contain no eggs or butter and are easy to make. Cookies will be soft; allow them to cool completely.