Recipe courtesy of Ingrid Hoffmann

Old-fashioned Avena Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothies

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 15 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
  • Nutrition Info
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Ingredients

1 cup old-fashioned oatmeal

6 cups milk, plus more if needed

2 tablespoons to 1/4 cup sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract, optional

Directions

  1. Place the oats and milk in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat and bring to a rapid simmer. Reduce the heat to medium-low and cook, stirring constantly, until the oatmeal is thick, about 10 minutes. Add sugar, to taste, and set the oatmeal aside to cool slightly.
  2. Transfer the oatmeal to a container and refrigerate it for at least 2 hours or overnight. Strain the liquid, add the vanilla and add more milk if you want it thinner. Serve cold.

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