brunchpants_overnightsteelcutoats

I ALWAYS need quick breakfast options in the am.  This recipe is so easy and a wonderful thing to wake up to! My friend Stella recently introduced me to this delicious breakfast and I am addicted.

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EASY OVERNIGHT STEEL CUT OATS  // makes 4

by brunchpants

prep time: 10 minutes // cook time: 15 minutes // TOTAL TIME: 35 minutes

 

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 cup steel cut oats
  • 4 cups filtered water ( filtered water prevents a film from forming ) 
  • 1/4 tsp. sea salt
  • 1/4 cup frozen or fresh strawberries ( blueberries or raspberries also work ) 
  • 1 cup fresh fruit for topping

METHOD:

  1. In a medium saucepan, bring water to a rapid boil.

  2. Pour in the oats and salt.

  3. Stir and let boil for 1 minute.

  4. Turn off the heat, cover and let stand overnight.

  5. The next morning, on medium heat, stir the oats until heated through.

  6. Add fruit and serve! ( store in a sealed container in the fridge for up to a week ) 

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