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Rolled Oats with Carrot and Apple

Photo: Brian Woodcock; Styling: Cindy Barr


Yield Serves 1
A mix of oats, wheat, barley, and rye with a robust 37g whole grains per serving.


  • 2/3 cup 1% low-ft milk
  • 2 tablespoons grated carrot
  • 2 tablespoons grated apple
  • 1 tablespoon golden raisins
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons brown sugar
  • Dash of nutmeg
  • Dash of ground ginger
  • Dash of cinnamon
  • 1 packet 365 Everyday Value Organic Multigrain with Flax Hot Cereal
  • 1 tablespoon 1/3-less-fat cream cheese
  • 1 teaspoon powdered sugar

Nutrition Information

  • calories 252
  • fat 6.1 g
  • satfat 1.8 g
  • protein 6.5 g
  • carbohydrate 48 g
  • fiber 5.1 g
  • sodium 83 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine milk, carrot, ­apple, raisins, brown sugar, and a dash each of nutmeg, ground ginger, and cinnamon. Add packet of cereal. Microwave at HIGH 45 to 60 seconds or until thick. Top with cream cheese mixed with powdered sugar.

Cook's Notes

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