Easy and Delicious Quick Chocolate Oatmeal

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Easy and Delicious Quick Chocolate Oatmeal
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
25mins
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Recipe by Administrator
Published on November 11, 2023

Start your day off right with this creamy and satisfying quick chocolate oatmeal. Made with simple ingredients like rolled oats, cocoa powder, and milk, this breakfast dish will satisfy your chocolate cravings while providing you with the energy you need to conquer the day. With a short preparation time, you can enjoy a warm and comforting bowl of chocolatey goodness in no time!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 2 cups milk (any type)
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Optional toppings: sliced bananas, berries, chopped nuts, or chocolate chips

Directions

  1. In a medium-sized saucepan, combine the rolled oats, milk, cocoa powder, sugar, and salt.
  2. Place the saucepan over medium heat and bring the mixture to a boil, stirring frequently.
  3. Reduce the heat to low and let the oatmeal simmer for about 5 minutes, or until thick and creamy.
  4. Remove the saucepan from the heat and stir in the vanilla extract.
  5. Divide the oatmeal into bowls and top with your favorite toppings, such as sliced bananas, berries, chopped nuts, or chocolate chips.
  6. Serve the quick chocolate oatmeal warm and enjoy!

Interesting Facts

  • Oats are a great source of fiber and can help lower cholesterol levels.
  • Cocoa powder is rich in antioxidants and can improve mood and cognitive function.
  • Adding toppings like fruit and nuts not only enhances the flavor but also adds additional nutritional value to the dish.