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Vanilla Spice Oatmeal
Oatmeal isn't a complicated food, but with a little extra TLC in the cooking process, it's easy to elevate it to an absolute treat that will give your day a boost in the right direction.
3 1/2 cups water
1/4 tsp. salt
2 cups old-fashioned oats
1/2 cup raisins
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1/4 tsp. vanilla extract
1/8 tsp. ground cinnamon
Pinch nutmeg
2 Tbsp. dark brown sugar
1 cup lowfat milk
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Vanilla Spice Oatmeal

Vanilla Spice Oatmeal

Vanilla Spice Oatmeal
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  • Servings:6 (259 g)
  • Prep Time:15 minutes
  • Cook Time:0 minutes
1. In a medium saucepan, bring the water and salt to a boil. Stir in the oats and raisins, reduce the heat to low and simmer to desired doneness and texture (5-7 minutes).
2. While oats cook, toast nuts in a dry skillet over medium-high, stirring frequently, until golden and fragrant (3-5 minutes).
3. Stir vanilla, cinnamon, and nutmeg into cooked oatmeal. Serve oatmeal topped with toasted nuts, brown sugar, and milk.