This Overnight Oatmeal recipe comes straight from the home of one of our recipe testers at Drexel University. It’s a great way to ensure a good meal in the morning, even if you have to run out the door in a flash. The oatmeal will soak in all the milk and flavors from the spices overnight – making it the perfect, simple, nutritious breakfast. Click here for the video!
- In a container with a lid, place the oats, almond milk, cherries, chia seeds, vanilla, and cinnamon. Stir to combine and cover with the lid.
- Place the container in the refrigerator overnight, at least six hours.
- In the morning, remove from the refrigerator and serve cold or warm in microwave. Top with nuts or berries as desired.
- ½ cup rolled oats
- 1 cup almond milk
- ¼ cup dried cherries
- 1 tablespoon chia seeds
- ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
- ½ teaspoon cinnamon
Ann's Tips and Tricks
Overnight oatmeal can be made in any way you like. Different dried fruit, non-dairy milk, different spices, and nuts can be added to suit your liking.