Creamy Spiced Apple Cranberry Oatmeal

Spiced Apple Cranberry Oatmeal

A warm and creamy bowl of oatmeal filled with apples and cranberries spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg that makes a perfect bowl of comfort food.
Course Breakfast
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 2 servings
Author One Hot Oven


  • 1 cup Old Fashion Oats
  • 1 cups water
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 tbls. brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. nutmeg
  • pinch of salt
  • Half a chopped apple
  • 1/3 - 1/2 cup whole cranberries fresh or frozen


  1. Peel and dice the apple.
  2. In a saucepan add the water, milk, oatmeal, diced apple, and spices.
  3. Over medium heat bring to a boil.
  4. Add the cranberries and stir.
  5. Lower the heat and let simmer for about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally until the oatmeal is thick and creamy and the apples are cooked.
  6. If the oatmeal gets too thick add a little water to the pot.
  7. When done, pour into bowls and top with a splash of milk and a sprinkle of brown sugar.