Instant Oatmeal Packets
Makes 10 packets of instant Oatmeal
To make individual instant packets:
Blend 1 1/4 cups oats until powdery.
Into each of the 10 packets (we use ziplok sandwich bags), combine the following ingredients:
- 1/4 cup unpowdered oats
- 2 TB powdered oats
- 1/3 tsp salt
- 1 tsp sugar (optional)
Microwave directions for cooking:
Empty packet into microwavable bowl. Add 2/3 cup water or milk. Microwave at HIGH about 1 1/2 minutes; stir.
Conventional directions for cooking:
Empty packet into pan. Add 1/2 cup boiling water; cook and stir over heat until thickened.
Variations: Also delicious with dried apple chunks and cinnamon; nuts and raisins; brown sugar..... Use your imagination!