Creamy Banana Bread Oatmeal

creamy banana bread oatmeal

Creamy Banana Bread Oatmeal

Total time :
20 mins
Prep Time :
10 mins
Cook Time :
10 mins

Ingredients

3 cups (750 mL) Rice Dream® rice drink

2 tbsp (30 mL) brown sugar

1/2 tsp (2 mL) cinnamon

1/4 tsp (1 mL) nutmeg

1/4 tsp (1 mL) salt

1 1/2 cups (375 mL) large flake oats

1 banana, mashed

1/2 cup (125 mL) toasted chopped pecans, divided

1 banana, sliced

Preparation

1. Bring Rice Dream, sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt to simmer in saucepan set over medium heat. Stir in oats and reduce heat to medium-low.

2. Cover and cook, stirring occasionally, for 5 to 7 minutes or until slightly tender and most of the liquid is absorbed. Let stand, covered, for about 5 minutes or until desired consistency. Stir in mashed banana and half of the pecans.

3. Divide among bowls. Top with sliced banana and remaining pecans.

Tips: 

Replace brown sugar with maple syrup or honey if desired.

Replace pecans with toasted walnuts.

Replace pecans with toasted coconut flakes for a nut-free alternative.

Add chocolate chips for a chocolate banana Loaf.