Sweet and nutty banana bread oatmeal

Ready in
20 min
It’s time to harness the deliciousness of bananas and crunchy goodness of pecans and serve up bowls of banana bread oatmeal.

Serving Size


Estimated Cost*


Per Serving

Prep Time

10 min

Cooking Time

10 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


3 cups Fat-free milk
3 tbsp Brown Sugar firmly packed
0.75 tsp Ground Cinnamon
0.25 tsp Ground nutmeg
2 cups Large Flake Quaker Oats or Quick Quaker Oats (uncooked)
2 med Bananas ripe, mashed (about 1 cup)
2 tbsp Toasted pecans coarsely chopped
Vanilla non fat yogurt (optional)
Bananas sliced (optional)
Pecan Halves (optional)


  1. In medium saucepan, bring milk, brown sugar and spices to a gentle boil (watch carefully); stir in oats. Return to a boil; reduce heat to medium.
  2. Cook 1 minute for quick oats, 5 minutes for large flake oats, or until most of liquid is absorbed, stirring occasionally.
  3. Remove oatmeal from heat. Stir in mashed bananas and pecans. Spoon oatmeal into six cereal bowls. Top with yogurt, sliced bananas and pecan halves, if desired.

Recipe notes

To toast pecans, spread evenly in shallow baking pan. Bake at 350°F 5 to 7 minutes or until light golden brown. Or spread nuts evenly on microwave safe plate. Microwave on HIGH 1 minute; stir. Continue to microwave on HIGH, checking every 30 seconds until nuts are fragrant and brown.

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