Overnight Gingerbread Oatmeal

Overnight Gingerbread Oatmeal

Difficulty Easy
Serves 0
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 3-4 hours
2 cups steel cut oats
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 tablespoon cinnamon
2 teaspoons ginger
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon cloves
1 teaspoon allspice
8 cups water
1/2 cup maple syrup (or substitute with molasses)
Optional toppings: whipped cream, walnuts, dried cranberries, raisins, sprinkles


If oatmeal gets too sticky, try adding a little milk to it!

Recipe and photo courtesy of Ashley, I Don't Have Time For That


  1. Spray the inside of your crockpot with cooking spray.
  2. Combine all ingredients into slow cooker and stir well.
  3. Cover and cook on high for 3-4 hours or on low for 8 hours, stirring occasionally.
  4. Serve with maple syrup and optional toppings.