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  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 cup oats
  • 5 large tomatoes, halved and sliced
  • 1/3 cup onion, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, chopped
  • 3 cups water, divided
  • 1/2 bunch fresh cilantro
  • 2 teaspoons chicken bouillon granules
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


Heat a large deep skillet or Dutch oven over medium-low heat. Pour in the olive oil, and let it heat up. Add the oats; cook and stir until toasted.

In a blender or large food processor, combine the tomatoes, onion, garlic, 1 cup of water, and cilantro. Blend until smooth. Pour into the pan with the toasted oats. Stir in the remaining 2 cups of water, and bring to a boil. Mix in the salt and chicken bouillon. Cover, and simmer for 15 minutes. Enjoy hot or warm.