Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Strawberry Banana Baked Oatmeal
















I love oatmeal, don't you? That warm, creamy taste. The way it fills your stomach and your soul, and leaves you feeling healthy and complete each morning. Yes, nothing starts your day of right like the perfect bowl of your favorite oatmeal.

So what do you do when your schedule doesn't allow for oatmeal? What do you do when you're simply too busy in the morning for a warm bowl of delicious goodness? Simple, you bake it the night before.

Using our amazing, heart healthy Regular Rolled Oats, and with a little help from our Freeze Dried Strawberries and Bananas, we've created the perfect, hand-held, bake-the-night-before dish that gives you all that healthy satisfaction you've come to love in oatmeal, without the extended cook time each morning. Get ready, it's time to enjoy some Strawberry Banana Baked Oatmeal!

Ingredients:
1 1/2 cups Honeyville Regular Rolled Oats
1/2 cup Unsweetened Coconut
1 cup Honeyville Freeze Dried Strawberries
1 cup Honeyville Freeze Dried Bananas
1/4 cup Pure Maple Syrup
2 Tbsp Coconut Oil
3 Tbsp Almond Milk

Yields: 6-8 oatmeal bites

Directions:
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

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In a large bowl, combine oats, strawberries, and coconut, and mix together.

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In a separate bowl, re-hydrate bananas by soaking in water until soft, then draining excess liquid. Mash up soft bananas and combine with maple syrup, coconut oil, and almond milk, and mix together.

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Add wet ingredients to dry ingredients and mix together until a sticky batter forms.

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In your USA Pan Muffin Pan, scoop batter evenly into muffin cups. Fill cups to the top and gently press down on each top.

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Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Remove and allow to cool on a wire rack before serving.

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These baked oatmeal bites are the perfect delicious, grab-and-go breakfast that will help you jump start your day while leaving you feeling healthy and full. The bananas and strawberries bake up perfectly between the oats, and the dish has the right amount of sweetness to satisfy your taste buds. Bake these up at the first of the week and store in Tupperware for a quick and easy breakfast dish each day of the week.

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We all love oatmeal and thanks to these baked oatmeal bites, we can enjoy all that taste without the worrisome preparation.

1 comment:

Kathy in FL said...

I made these, minus the coconut, and the family really enjoyed them.