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Cocoa-Date Oatmeal
A great way to start your day. You'll love it for the nutrition, your kids will love the taste! The dates sweeten the oatmeal so you won't need any added sugar.
1/4 cup dates, pitted and chopped
1 cup old-fashioned rolled oats
2 Tbsp. cocoa
1/8 tsp. salt
2 cups water
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Cocoa-Date Oatmeal

Cocoa-Date Oatmeal

Cocoa-Date Oatmeal
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  • Servings:4 (172 g)
  • Prep Time:3 minutes
  • Cook Time:12 minutes
1. Combine dates, oats, cocoa, and salt in a 1-quart microwavable container.
2. Slowly stir in the water.
3. Partially cover with plastic wrap. Microwave on medium for 4-5 minutes, then stir. Microwave on medium again for 3-4 minutes, then stir. Continue cooking and stirring until the cereal is creamy.Note: The cooking times will vary considerably depending on the power of your microwave. New microwaves tend to cook much faster than older models.