Chocolate Pumpkin Oatmeal
April 9, 2013
Breakfast, Gluten/Milk Free, Oatmeal, Vegetarian, Weight Watcher Friendly
1/4 c multi grain oatmeal (or your favorite gluten-free oats, multi grain oats are not GF)
2/3 c water
1/4 tsp cinnamon, ground
1/4 tsp vanilla extract
2 tbsp pumpkin
1 tsp cocoa powder
1 tbsp brown sugar
1/2 tbsp chocolate chips (Use Enjoy Life, dairy free chocolate chips for milk free option)
Optional: 1/2 banana, sliced
1. In a small sauce pan, bring water and cinnamon to a boil over high heat.
2. When it begins to boil, add in oats, turn heat down to medium-low and simmer for 1-2 minutes. Stir in cocoa powder and pumpkin, simmer for an additional 1-2 minutes.
3. Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla and brown sugar.
4. Transfer oats to a bowl, top with chocolate chips and banana slices, if desired.
Yields 1 serving
4 points on Weight Watchers Points+ System
I am not affiliated with Weight Watchers in any way.