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Homemade Instant Oatmeal Mix

Easy and customizable instant oatmeal mix made with all-natural ingredients you probably have in your pantry

Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword all-natural oatmeal mix, big batch instant oatmeal, how to prepare oatmeal ahead of time, make ahead oatmeal recipe, make your own instant oatmeal, oatmeal for camping, weekday breakfast meal prep
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 7 minutes
Servings 5 servings
Calories 577 kcal
Author Jazzmine from Dash of Jazz


  • 6 cups old fashioned or steel cut oats
  • 1 cup apple chips broken into bite-size pieces
  • ½ cup walnut pieces
  • ½ cup dried cranberries or golden raisins
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon nutmeg
  • ½ teaspoon ground ginger
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt


  1. Add all ingredients to a gallon-sized zipper bag or a large food storage container and seal.
  2. Shake and toss the bag/container until ingredients are well mixed. Store in a cool dry place. Keeps for up to three months.

  3. To serve, just add enough hot liquid to achieve your desired consistency, stir, and eat.

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Nutrition Facts
Homemade Instant Oatmeal Mix
Amount Per Serving
Calories 577 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Fat 22g34%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Sodium 240mg10%
Potassium 495mg14%
Carbohydrates 83g28%
Fiber 13g54%
Sugar 12g13%
Protein 17g34%
Vitamin A 21IU0%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 85mg9%
Iron 5mg28%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.