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The Creamiest Instant Oatmeal

April 17, 2018
Photo by Ty Mecham
Author Notes

It requires yogurt, not cream! Choose a fruity yogurt, something you could imagine adding to oatmeal, as opposed to plain or vanilla. —AustinMiller

  • Prep time 3 minutes
  • Cook time 2 minutes
  • Serves 1
  • 1/2 cup instant oatmeal
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 dash cinnamon
  • 5 ounces (1 serving) fruit yogurt
  • 1 dash brown sugar
In This Recipe
  1. Combine oats with water in a microwave safe bowl.
  2. Follow the heating instructions found on the oatmeal container (usually around a minute and a half in the microwave).
  3. Let your oatmeal cool for about 20 seconds. Add the single serving container of yogurt (5 to 6 oz.).
  4. Add water as needed to create a smooth consistency.
  5. Add cinnamon and brown sugar to taste, stir.
  6. Serve medium-warm.

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Austin Miller is the creator of The Daily Hash. When he's not writing, he's deciding between eating another biscuit or balancing his macros. Spoiler alert** (the biscuit usually wins.)