Blackberry Pie Oats

This big bowl of oatmeal, reminiscent of blackberry pie, is sweetened with dates and blackberry jam with no added sugar.

Blackberry Pie Oats

Servings: 2

Ingredients:

  • 5 pitted dates, chopped finely
  • 1 3/4 cup water
  • 1 cup oats
  • Pinch salt
  • Few drops of vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • Blackberry jam
  • Milk of choice, if desired
  • Toppings: blackberries, pecans, granola, etc.

Instructions:

  • Add the dates, salt, and water to a small pot or sauce pan and bring to a boil.
  • Add oats, cinnamon, and vanilla. Remove from heat, and cover. Let cook for 10-15 minutes until oats are soft. Stir in 2-3 tablespoons of milk of choice, if desired.
  • Swirl in blackberry jam and add toppings if desired. Enjoy!

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