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Oatmeal Bowls

Warm, comforting, nutritious, simple and customizable ... oatmeal is the perfect breakfast. Using steel-cut oats and an overnight soaking method, everyone in your family can create their own perfect bowl!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Servings 6 bowls


  • 4 cups water
  • 1 cup steel-cut oats
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt


  • Bring 4 cups of water to a boil in a medium saucepan.
  • Rinse oats with water in a fine-mesh sieve until water runs clear.
  • Add oats and salt to boiling water. Stir. Remove from heat and cover.
  • Allow to "soak" overnight.
  • In the morning, stir and slowly reheat over low to medium-low heat, stirring frequently to avoid scorching.
  • Gently simmer for 10 minutes or until oatmeal is thick and creamy. Remove from heat. Serve immediately or allow to cool and refrigerate.
  • To Reheat: Place desired amount in a microwave-safe bowl with 1/4 cup of liquid (milk, water, coffee, etc) and stir to combine. Microwave on high for 30 seconds at a time until hot.
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