Baked cherry almond oatmeal

Ready in
40 min
Sometimes you want something a little special to start the day. Individual servings of baked perfection let everyone get lost in their own brown sugared daydream. Savour slowly, and warm right up to your morning.

Serving Size


Estimated Cost*


Per Serving

Prep Time

10 min

Cooking Time

30 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


2.25 cups Large Flake Quaker Oats or Quick Quaker Oats (uncooked)
0.5 cup Brown Sugar firmly packed
0.5 tsp Salt
3 cups 2% Milk
3 Egg lightly beaten
1 tbsp Butter melted (optional)
1 tsp Vanilla
0.25 tsp Almond Extract or 0.5 tsp.
0.75 cup Dried Cherries
0.5 cup Toasted sliced almonds
Low Fat Vanilla Yogurt (optional)


  1. Heat oven to 350ºF. Spray 8 (6 oz.) custard cups or ramekins with non stick cooking spray; arrange on rimmed baking sheet.
  2. In large bowl, combine oats, brown sugar and salt; mix well. In medium bowl, whisk together milk, eggs, butter, vanilla and almond extract.
  3. Add to dry ingredients; mix until well blended. Spoon into cups. Stir cherries into each cup, dividing evenly; sprinkle evenly with almonds.
  4. Bake until knife inserted near centre comes out clean, about 23 to 26 minutes for Quick Oats, 25 to 30 minutes for Large Flake. (Centres will not be completely set.) Cool 10 minutes. Top with yogurt, if desired.

Recipe notes

To toast almonds, bake on baking sheet in preheated 350ºF oven until fragrant, 5 to 7 minutes. Or, spread on microwave safe plate and microwave on HIGH (100% power) 1 to 1 1/2 minutes.

  • Substitute dried cranberries, blueberries or chopped dried apricots for dried cherries.
  • To bake in 8 inch square baking pan: Spray pan with non stick cooking spray. Combine oats, brown sugar, salt and cherries in large bowl. Combine milk, eggs, butter, vanilla and almond extract in medium bowl. Add to dry ingredients; mix thoroughly. Pour into pan.

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