Cinnamon Sugar Oatmeal

Cinnamon Sugar Oatmeal

(4 servings)    Printable Version
  • 2 and 1/2 cups water
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 cups quick oats
  • 2 Tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup half and half
  • butter and brown sugar - for serving
In a medium saucepan, bring the water and salt to a boil. Slowly, stir the oats and let the water return to a rolling boil. Immediately, reduce heat to a simmer. Stir in the cinnamon and sugar and continue to cook on low for 1 minute.

Add the half and half, stir and cook 2 minutes more - or until oats are at your desired consistency.

To serve, distribute oatmeal among 4 serving bowls and top each serving with a sprinkle of brown sugar and a pat of butter.

Cinnamon Sugar Oatmeal

Just an easy recipe for from-scratch oatmeal. Make sure to use quick oats. Old Fashioned oats will require more cooking time... consult the package label for instructions.

Mr Breakfast would like to thank MooCow for this recipe.

Comments About This Recipe
What do you think of Cinnamon Sugar Oatmeal?
Overall Average Rating = 4 (out of 5)
Based on 8 votes.

From Crispy K.
Rating (out of 5):  

Was good. Would make again.

Comment submitted: 8/24/2016 (#20030)

From mamaofone
Rating (out of 5):  

Tasty and my five year old loves it too!

Comment submitted: 6/25/2013 (#16072)

From YumYum14
Rating (out of 5):  

I topped it off with honey and a little more cinnamon. Good stuff!

Comment submitted: 3/2/2013 (#15285)

From Lucy
Rating (out of 5):  

I liked the simplicity and the flavor.

Comment submitted: 11/28/2012 (#14910)

From Jud
Rating (out of 5):  

I usually eat flavored packet oatmeal and am trying to go healthier. This is a very good substitute.

Comment submitted: 9/28/2012 (#14472)

From oatmealmom
Rating (out of 5):  

Simple and super delicious. My daughter loved it and I did too.

Comment submitted: 10/6/2011 (#12987)

From FitKids
Rating (out of 5):  

Fast and easy to make. Very tasty. My five-year old likes it and it's healthier and cheaper than the packets, thanks!

Comment submitted: 4/14/2011 (#12455)

From cocoj

Pretty good.

Comment submitted: 12/6/2009 (#9173)

From mom
Rating (out of 5):  

I was all out of fruit in the house so needed a nice simple basic oatmeal recipe. This fit the bill perfectly and the kids loved it.

Comment submitted: 10/22/2009 (#8879)

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