Baked Oatmeal with Applesauce

This baked oatmeal is comfort food on a plate. Filled with applesauce and your favorite fruit this is perfect for breakfast or anytime you need a filling snack.
Course Breakfast


  • 2 cups quick-cooking oatmeal uncooked
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 1/2 cups milk I use whole milk
  • 1/2 cup applesauce
  • 2 tbls. melted butter
  • 1 large egg beaten
  • 1/4 cups dried cranberries or your favorite fruit
  • 1/4 cup chopped pecans optional


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees
  2. Combine the oatmeal, brown sugar and baking powder in a large bowl
  3. In another bowl mix together the applesauce, milk, melted butter and beaten egg.
  4. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients, mix to combine.
  5. Stir in the cranberries and pecans.
  6. Pour into an 8 x 8" pan, sprayed with cookie spray.
  7. Bake for 30 minutes or until set and browned.
  8. Serve warm.