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Recipe: Power Oatmeal

Traditional oats with energy-packed surprises
power oatmeal 445x260Power Oatmeal (Justin Bailie)

1⁄2 cup rolled oats
3 tablespoons dried milk
2 tablespoons wheat germ
1⁄4 cup raisins
1⁄4 cup almonds (or pecans)
1 tablespoon sugar
Pinch of salt
2 tablespoons almond butter

Combine dry ingredients (oats, dried milk, wheat germ, raisins, nuts, sugar, and salt) in a zip-top bag. Measure almond butter into a spillproof container or squeeze tube.

Mix dry ingredients with 11⁄4 cups water in a pot. Stir to combine, breaking up any dried milk lumps as the water warms. Bring to a boil and simmer for about five minutes (until most of the water is absorbed), stirring occasionally. Take off heat and mix in almond butter.

Prep time 2 min
Cook time 10 min
Price $1.51 per serving
Weight 6 oz. per serving
Serves 1
Calories 655*
Fat 21 g
Carbs 95 g
Protein 27 g

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