30 best oat recipes

We know oats are great on their own but their usefulness goes beyond brekkie – try them in these tasty breakfast, snack and dessert ideas.
Published 21 January 2020 | Updated 5 June 2024
Roasted strawberry and almond overnight oats

Oats are a versatile and nutritious ingredient that can be used in a variety of ways. Here are some additional ideas for incorporating oats into your diet:

  • Mix oats into your yoghurt or cottage cheese for a tasty and filling snack.
  • Make a batch of homemade granola using oats, nuts, seeds, and dried fruit. It's a great option for a quick and easy breakfast or snack.
  • Add oats to your favourite muffin or cookie recipe for a boost of fibre and texture.
  • Use oats as a base for a savoury breakfast bowl. Top with sautéed vegetables, a fried egg, and hot sauce for a delicious and satisfying meal.
  • Make a hearty bowl of oats for breakfast, topped with fresh fruit, nuts, and a drizzle of honey or maple syrup.

With so many delicious and easy ways to enjoy oats, it's no wonder they're a staple in many kitchens. Try out some of these ideas and see how you can incorporate oats into your meals and snacks.

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