Chocolate-Almond Steel Cut Oatmeal
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
Total Time
15 mins

Start your day with this Chocolate-Almond Steel Cut Oatmeal, which is filling and nutritious and naturally sweetened with brown sugar and bananas!

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate oatmeal, steel cut oatmeal, steel cut oats
Servings: 6
Calories: 282 kcal
  • 1 cup Steel Cut (Quick and Easy) Irish Oatmeal
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 large ripe banana , sliced
  • 1/4 cup chopped almonds
  • 1/4 cup chopped semi-sweet chocolate
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  1. In a medium pot, bring 3 cups water to a boil. Add oats and salt; reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, for about 6 minutes, stirring frequently.

  2. Remove from heat and stir in cocoa powder and brown sugar.

  3. Divide among 4 bowls, topped with sliced banana and 1 tablespoon each of heavy cream, almonds, and chocolate pieces.

Nutrition Facts
Chocolate-Almond Steel Cut Oatmeal
Amount Per Serving
Calories 282 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 4g20%
Cholesterol 14mg5%
Sodium 202mg8%
Potassium 201mg6%
Carbohydrates 41g14%
Fiber 5g20%
Sugar 18g20%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 160IU3%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 50mg5%
Iron 2.1mg12%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.