Butterscotch Oatmeal

Butterscotch Oatmeal


"The best oatmeal I've ever had. No need to top this with sugar afterwards. Good with or without milk."


15 m servings 357 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 357 kcal
  • 18%
  • Fat:
  • 13.9 g
  • 21%
  • Carbs:
  • 48.8g
  • 16%
  • Protein:
  • 10.5 g
  • 21%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 94 mg
  • 31%
  • Sodium:
  • 145 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, whisk together the egg, milk and brown sugar. Mix in the oats. When the oatmeal begins to boil, cook and stir until thick. Remove from the heat, and stir in butter until melted. Serve immediately.
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  1. 427 Ratings


Definitely my new favorite way to have oatmeal. I like sweet things, but upon the advice of other reviewers, I cut the brown sugar down to 1/4 cup and it was plenty sweet. I also used egg beat...

The creamiest oatmeal ever. This is one of those recipes that you'll wish you had years ago - what a great idea to cook oatmeal in milk and eggs. Didn't give it 5 stars because it needs less ...

This recipe is excellent exactly as is. My family loves it and has been known to eat it right out of the pot! It's so easy to experiment with. We like to add sliced apples and bananas occasional...

delicious. Add the milk, egg and brown sugar to a cool pan and gradually bring the heat up to keep the egg from just being a scrambled egg in your milk. Make sure you whisk the egg well and cont...

Made this for breakfast today and it was GREAT!! I am a huge fan of oatmeal and this is now the recipe I will use. I used only 1/4 cup of brown sugar and it was "just right". I added raisins d...

Wow, this is sweet. I made the recipe as is and while the flavor was delicious, and the texture was perfect, it was just waaay too much sugar for breakfast. I should have followed the reviewers ...

I just made this for breakfast on our first snowy sunday morning with some fresh squeezed orange juice, fresh fruit, whole grain toast and it was absolutely wonderful. I did reduce the sugar to...

I followed the advice of some reviewers and cut the amount of sugar in half, and still found it way too sweet. I've made the following modifications and LOVE IT! I've always choked down my oat...

This is the best oatmeal I have ever made. Used the quick cooking oats, skim milk and egg substitute and it was delicious. My husband and two children ask for it often.