Overnight Oatmeal

Overnight Oatmeal

Cooked in a slow cooker (such as a crock-pot), this hearty breakfast is full of apples, raisins and walnuts.

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Serves: 9 person(s) Change

Preparation Time: 12 mins
Cooking Time: 7 hrs

Yield: 9 x 1-1/4 cup servings

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Ingredients Convert to Metric

  • 1 cooking spray
  • 4 cup skim milk
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar, unpacked *
  • 2 Tbsp melted butter
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 2 cup old-fashioned cooking oats **
  • 2 cup chopped apple
  • 1 cup raisins, unpacked
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts

Directions:

Coat the inside of a 3 to 4-quart slow cooker with non-stick cooking spray.

Combine all ingredients in the slow cooker and mix well. Cover and cook on warm or low setting overnight, or 7 to 8 hours. Be careful not to overcook.

When done, stir well and scoop into individual bowls.

Variations:

* For a sweeter oatmeal, add up to 1/2 cup unpacked brown sugar.

** Can replace old-fashioned oats with steel-cut oats (allow for extra calories).

Add dried cranberries to the cereal, or if desired, replace the raisins with dried cranberries.

Serving suggestions are not included in the nutritional analysis.

Thanks to Alyssa, CalorieKing.com member