Learn how to make brown sugar cinnamon oatmeal. Oatmeal is an easy way to start your day. This brown sugar cinnamon oatmeal recipe will be great for your busy mornings!
My children love oatmeal. It’s something they look forward to in the morning! I remember when I would buy prepackaged oatmeal from the store. As I started learning about harmful ingredients in most prepackaged foods, I started looking for ways to make my children’s favorite foods at home from scratch.
Luckily oatmeal is easy to learn how to make from scratch! It’s even easy to make it taste even better than the boxed oatmeal from the store.
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There are many different varieties of oatmeal that you can make. Today I want to teach you a family favorite, brown sugar cinnamon oatmeal.
Why you are going to love this oatmeal recipe!
This oatmeal recipe is so good! I like to load it with the good stuff, butter, full fat milk, brown sugar, and cinnamon! It really doesn’t get any better than that. A warm bowl of delicious creamy oatmeal! I remember just loving oatmeal as a child, and as an adult I still do! If you are an oatmeal lover, I know you will love this oatmeal too!
What kind of oatmeal should I use? What are the different types of oats?
There are several types of oats you can choose from. Steel cut oats are one type of oat variety you could choose from. When you use steel cut oats rather than rolled oats, your oatmeal will retain most of its grain like shape and will have a chewy texture. This is because this style of oat is the least processed oat you can get.
Quick oats or instant oats are another oat you can choose from. Quick oats are the most processed oat. Quick oats cook so quickly because they are precooked. These oats will be soft and mushy when cooked.
My favorite oat to use is old fashioned rolled oats. This style of oat is very versatile. You can use it for many things, but I really enjoy old fashioned rolled oats in my oatmeal. This oat will retain most of its shape, and not be complete mush when it’s done cooking. You will still be able to chew the oat a bit. But even though it retains its shape, it can cook into a nice creamy bowl of oatmeal.
What ingredients will I need to make brown sugar cinnamon oatmeal?
For this oatmeal recipe you’re going to need a few ingredients! Starting with…
How to make brown sugar cinnamon oatmeal
Here is a video from my Youtube channel.
How to make brow sugar cinnamon oatmeal step by step.
First add the milk, cinnamon, brown sugar, salt, and butter to your pan.
Next mix it up!
Bring the mixture to a simmer on a medium temperature.
Add oatmeal once it begins to simmer, stir continuously so the oatmeal doesn’t scorch.. Cook for 5 to 8 minutes.
When your oats look like this, they’re done! Remove from the heat, and put into your bowl. Top with your favorite toppings and enjoy!
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Brown Sugar cinnamon Oatmeal
- 1 1/2 cups milk
- 2 TBSP brown sugar
- 1/2 tsp cinnamon
- 2 TBSP butter
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 2/3 cups old fashioned oats
- First add the milk, cinnamon, brown sugar, salt, and butter to your pan.
- Next mix it up!
- Bring the mixture to a simmer.
- When your mixture has come to a simmer, add the oats and cook for 5 to 8 minutes.
- Remove from heat, and put into your bowl. Top with your favorite toppings and enjoy!