In a large pot add the diced apples, butter and maple syrup and cook over low-medium heat for 4-6 minutes, stirring frequently.

Cook Apples

Step 1

Scoop the apples and majority of the liquid out and place into a bowl. I like to leave a little bit of the sweet juices in the pot for the oatmeal to cook in.

Scoop the Apples

Step 2

To the pot add the oats, water, salt, cinnamon and vanilla extract. Cook over low-medium heat for 4-6 minutes


Step 3

Divide the oats between two bowls and top with the apples some of the juices and more cinnamon. Add chopped nuts, a splash of milk, a drizzle of maple syrup or peanut butter if desired


Step 4