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Slow Cooker Oatmeal



Slow Cooker Oatmeal
Number of Servings: 4 Total Preparation Time: less than 15 minutes
Actual Cooking Time: more than 2 hours Source: Meals Matter User
Food Groups: Dairy, Fruits, Grains
Meal Type: Breakfast & Brunch
Nutrition Content: Good Source of Calcium, Low Fat
Origin: American
Special Features: Simple (6 or less ingredients) , Kids Love It, Kids Can Help Make It , Make Ahead , Crock Pot

It will be ready in the morning so you substitute their cold cereal with ease.

Ingredients:

Cooking spray
2 cups low-fat Milk
1/4 cup brown Sugar
1/4 teaspoon Salt
1 cup rolled Oats, regular
1 cup chopped Apple (substitute pears, peaches or whatever fruit is in season)
1/2 cup Raisins (substitute cranberries, nuts, dried coconut, etc)

Preparation:

Use cooking spray to coat the inside of the slow cooker. Combine all ingredients in the slow cooker. Cover and cook on low overnight. Yield: 4 servings


Nutrient Information
Calories: 246
Total Fat: 2 g
Saturated Fat:
Polyunsaturated Fat:
Monounsaturated Fat:
Sodium: 206 mg
Carbohydrates: 54 g
Protein: 8 g
Fiber: 4 g
Vitamin A: 267 mg
Vitamin C: 2 mg
Calcium: 187 mg
Iron: 2 mg

Cook's Notes:

Fun to experiment with, try adding ginger, cinnamon or vanilla or almond extract as well.