Morning Glory Baked Oatmeal Squares

Morning Glory Baked Oatmeal Squares

with carrots, apples, oranges, golden raisins, honey, ginger, coconut, vanilla, oats, fresh eggs and milk…

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Ingredients

Grains — less than 20%

  • 1/2 cup steel-cut oats
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 2 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats

Spices

  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon chopped fresh ginger (or dry ground)
  • Pinch of ground nutmeg

Eggs, Natural Dairy, Oil — less than 5%

  • 1 large egg
  • 1 1/2 cups milk

Condiments  — less than 5%

  • 1/2 cup raw honey or pure maple syrup
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Seeds, Nuts or Avocado 10-40%

  • 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut flakes

Fruits 10-40%

  • 1 tablespoon orange zest (from about 1 large orange)
  • 1/2 cup peeled and grated apple (from about 1 medium apple)
  • 1/2 cup raisins (golden or regular)

Veggies — 30-70%

  • 1/2 cup shredded carrot (from about 1 large carrot) Included in Full Boxes

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 375ºF. Spray a 9×9 inch baking dish with oil or cooking spray. Set aside.
  2. In a large heat-proof bowl, mix together the steel-cut oats and boiling water. Cover with plastic wrap and let sit for 15 minutes.
  3. Add the rolled oats, sea salt, cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg to the large bowl and mix until combined.
  4. In a medium bowl or large liquid measuring cup, whisk together the egg, milk, maple syrup, vanilla and orange zest. Pour the mixture into the large bowl and mix again until combined. Mix in the carrot, apple, raisins and coconut.
  5. Pour into the prepared baking dish and spread evenly in the pan. Bake for about 40 minutes, or until set and golden brown.