Overnight Oat Recipes

Overnight oats make breakfast easy and nutritious. Find dozens of recipes with unique blends of yogurt, milk, chia seeds, and fruit.

Staff Picks

Steel-Cut Oats with Pumpkin and Spice (Overnight Method)

Rating: 4.18 stars
These nutty oats are enriched with the flavor of pumpkin pie. Serve with a splash of milk, honey, or pure maple syrup and a sprinkling of toasted walnuts and you have a delicious, hearty, healthy breakfast! This will last up to a week in your fridge.

Vegan Overnight Oats with Chia Seeds and Fruit

Rating: 5 stars
Chia seeds, oats, and fruit soak overnight in almond milk for a nutritious vegan breakfast of champions! I like my oatmeal warm, so I heat it up in the morning.

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Oatmeal

Rating: 4 stars
An easy recipe for overnight oatmeal made in a slow cooker.

Classic Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.64 stars
Almond Breeze almondmilk and oats make a great no-cook oatmeal. Change it up with different almondmilk flavors and toppings.
Sponsored By Almond Breeze

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

Warm spices and a hint of brown sugar mixed with pumpkin signal that fall is in the air. This grab-and-go breakfast tastes like Thanksgiving.

Berry Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.86 stars
Prep these fruity, creamy oats the night before and in the morning you've got a quick, fresh breakfast.
Sponsored By Quaker U.S.

Christmas Morning Oatmeal

Rating: 3.53 stars
Start this the night before in your slow cooker and wake up to a hearty, hot breakfast for the whole family! If you have a large family and a large slow cooker you can easily double the recipe. Serve with cream or milk as you choose.

Overnight Oats Blueberry Smoothie Bowl

Rating: 4.67 stars
I combined overnight oats with blueberries, banana, and almond vanilla milk and turned it into a yummy blueberry smoothie bowl! Top with whatever seeds, nuts or berries you enjoy!

Easy, Healthy No-Cook Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.88 stars
A little sweetness is all you need and vanilla extract makes it taste gourmet. You can get creative with this recipe and use berries instead of bananas, flax seeds instead of chia, or any unsweetened nut milk or nut butter that you fancy.

Joyful Chocolate Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.67 stars
Components of a popular candy bar come together for a fun, yummy, and quick breakfast treat. Kids can have fun mixing up and topping their own jar of breakfast goodies.
Sponsored By Almond Breeze

Overnight Steel-Cut Oats

Because steel-cut oats take so long to cook, I came up with this recipe to make ahead and refrigerate overnight in 4 portions. It's very hearty, delicious, and wholesome!

Chocolate Coconut Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.35 stars
A yummy breakfast that is healthy but doesn't leave you feeling deprived, this no-cook oatmeal will be creamy by the morning time and makes breakfast prep time non-existent. Put all ingredients in a 12-ounce mason jar and vigorously shake to make preparation a breeze!

Inspiration and Ideas

12 Ways to Make Easy Overnight Oats
With oats in your cupboard, you're on your way to a healthy, hearty breakfast. Get ideas for tasty add-ins.
Peanut Butter and Honey Overnight Oats
Rating: Unrated
"I cut this recipe in half and heated mine in the microwave. Good!" – Tammy Lynn

Overnight Coconut Pecan Steel Cut Oats

Rating: 4.46 stars

No-cook method of preparing steel cut oats. Soaking overnight makes for a chewy and hearty wholesome breakfast or snack that is ready when you are to eat.