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Apple-Banana Oatmeal

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"'This special oatmeal gets me going in the morning and makes me feel great all day,' reports Linda Hocking of Mackay, Idaho. 'My husband and son race mountain bikes, so they need foods like this that provide energy.'"
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Ingredients

15 m servings
Original recipe yields 2 servings

Directions

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  1. In a saucepan, combine water, orange juice concentrate, apple, banana, raisins, salt if desired and cinnamon; bring to a boil. Stir in oats and oat bran. Cook for 1-2 minutes, stirring occasionally. Sprinkle with brown sugar if desired.

Footnotes

  • Nutritional Analysis: One serving (prepared without salt and brown sugar) equals 235 calories, 4 mg sodium, 0 cholesterol, 52 gm carbohydrate, 7 gm protein, 3 gm fat, 7 gm fiber. Diabetic Exchanges: 2-1/2 starch, 1 fruit.

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Most helpful positive review

Quick, easy and very good. I used wheat germ instead of oat bran and OJ instead of concentrate. I added a little nutmeg along with the cinnamon.

Most helpful critical review

This recipe is extremely filling. Mine turned out very thick, which is not normally how I prefer my oatmeal. I followed the recipe exactly as written. I tried it with and without brown sugar, an...

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Quick, easy and very good. I used wheat germ instead of oat bran and OJ instead of concentrate. I added a little nutmeg along with the cinnamon.

I increased this recipe to make three servings--enough for my two sons and I. I increased the banana and also added more raisins and used one large apple. I did not add the salt. We liked this....

I think the orange juice made the oatmeal taste off, kind of sour. I will definitely try this healthy version again without the OJ. I love the fact that the fruit sweetened the oatmeal without a...

This recipe tastes great, and it is very quick and easy to put together. I used a cup of vanilla rice milk instead of the water, the fresh-squeezed juice of one orange instead of the concentrate...

I thought this was great. It only takes 5 minutes to make and it's very healthy. The brown sugar isn't necessary because the fruit sweetens it naturally (I dumped some on the first time I made...

This recipe is extremely filling. Mine turned out very thick, which is not normally how I prefer my oatmeal. I followed the recipe exactly as written. I tried it with and without brown sugar, an...

I didn't like this but my husband kind of did (he ate it, anyway). I may try again but using regular rolled oats and milk instead of quick-cooking oats and water.

GREAT! We added more bannans than recommended; it was awesome!