Basic Rolled Oats Oatmeal
This basic rolled oats oatmeal recipe is meant to be a foundation for your future oatmeal bowls. Start with this and mix in your favorite flavors.
Basic Oatmeal Ingredients
- 1⁄2 Cup oat flakes
- 1⁄2 Cup milk of choice (I’ve been using almond milk recently)
- 1⁄2 Cup water
- 1 teaspoon chia seeds
- plus more for toppings (sub maple syrup of agave for vegan option)
- sprinkle of salt
- 1⁄4 Cup fresh blueberries
- 2 tbls sliced almonds
- dash of cinnamon
In a small non-stick pot, combine oats, milk, water, chia seeds, honey, and salt and stir together. Turn heat to medium low and cook the oats, stirring occasionally, until the mixture reaches your desired texture, approximately 5-7 minutes (depending on your preference and heat of stove).
Serve and top with blueberries, almonds, a drizzle of honey, and cinnamon. Add any additional toppings of choice. Enjoy!