Overnight Oat Recipes

Overnight oats make breakfast easy and nutritious. Find dozens of recipes with unique blends of yogurt, milk, chia seeds, and fruit.

Staff Picks

Steel-Cut Oats with Pumpkin and Spice (Overnight Method)

Rating: 4.18 stars 10
These nutty oats are enriched with the flavor of pumpkin pie. Serve with a splash of milk, honey, or pure maple syrup and a sprinkling of toasted walnuts and you have a delicious, hearty, healthy breakfast! This will last up to a week in your fridge.

Vegan Overnight Oats with Chia Seeds and Fruit

Rating: 5 stars 3
Chia seeds, oats, and fruit soak overnight in almond milk for a nutritious vegan breakfast of champions! I like my oatmeal warm, so I heat it up in the morning.

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Oatmeal

Rating: 3.67 stars 1
An easy recipe for overnight oatmeal made in a slow cooker.

No-Cook Overnight Oatmeal

Rating: 4.63 stars 238
This no-cook overnight oatmeal, made with oats, chia seeds, Greek yogurt, and fruit, is a hearty, on-the-go breakfast option for busy school mornings.

Make-Ahead Steel-Cut Oats

Steel-cut oats are cooked on the stovetop and blended with raisins, walnuts, and spices before they're refrigerated overnight for a hearty make-ahead breakfast.

Chocolate Coconut Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.38 stars 20
A yummy breakfast that is healthy but doesn't leave you feeling deprived, this no-cook oatmeal will be creamy by the morning time and makes breakfast prep time non-existent. Put all ingredients in a 12-ounce mason jar and vigorously shake to make preparation a breeze!

Berry Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.86 stars 24
Prep these fruity, creamy oats the night before and in the morning you've got a quick, fresh breakfast.
Sponsored By Quaker U.S.

Protein Powder Overnight Oats with Blueberries and Peanut Butter

Protein powder, blueberries, and peanut butter are combined in these overnight oats for a filling sweet breakfast.

Classic Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.64 stars 21
Almond Breeze almondmilk and oats make a great no-cook oatmeal. Change it up with different almondmilk flavors and toppings.
Sponsored By Almond Breeze

Protein-Packed Overnight Oats

These overnight oats are packed with vanilla protein powder, peanut butter, chia seeds, and yogurt without any added sugars or sweeteners.

Overnight Oats Blueberry Smoothie Bowl

Rating: 4.67 stars 17
I combined overnight oats with blueberries, banana, and almond vanilla milk and turned it into a yummy blueberry smoothie bowl! Top with whatever seeds, nuts or berries you enjoy!

Easy, Healthy No-Cook Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.88 stars 8
A little sweetness is all you need and vanilla extract makes it taste gourmet. You can get creative with this recipe and use berries instead of bananas, flax seeds instead of chia, or any unsweetened nut milk or nut butter that you fancy.

Inspiration and Ideas

12 Ways to Make Easy Overnight Oats
With oats in your cupboard, you're on your way to a healthy, hearty breakfast. Get ideas for tasty add-ins.
Peanut Butter and Honey Overnight Oats
Rating: Unrated 4
"I cut this recipe in half and heated mine in the microwave. Good!" – Tammy Lynn
Overnight Light PB&J Oats
Rating: 4.52 stars

This grab-and-go breakfast has it all: quick prep, easily customizable, great flavor with tons of health benefits. These oats are packed with whole grains, calcium, protein, and vitamins.