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


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