Oatmeal in the Crock Pot

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Jul. 24, 2012

Who isn't in a rush in the morning? Here is great healthy recipe for making oatmeal that you don't have to think about. How easy was that? The kitchen smells so amazing in the morning that even the kids will stop to remark, "what's for breakfast, Mom?"

Ingredients

Steel cut oats 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Water 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Milk 10 Cup (160 tbs)
Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon

Directions

MAKING

1. Place the first 4 ingredients in a crock pot and stir to combine.

2. Cook the oatmeal on low heat for 5-9 hours (the amount of time can vary depending on your crock pot. Some crock pots that don’t have non stick surfaces can get hotter then others).

SERVING

3. Let the kids squeeze in their own honey to get them involved and swirl in a bit of extra milk to cool it down for them. You can also serve the oatmeal with maple syrup, walnuts and or raisins

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 300 Minutes
Ready In: 300 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 507Calories from Fat 193

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 21 g32.3%

Saturated Fat 11 g55%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 226 mg9.42%

Total Carbohydrates 60 g20%

Dietary Fiber 5 g20%

Sugars 30 g

Protein 24 g48%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet