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


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