Overnight Multigrain Cereal

Prep: 2 minutes Soak: Overnight Cook: 8 minutes (in microwave)

Serves:2

This is a fast way to cook steel-cut oats, resulting in a delicious, chewy breakfast combo.

Ingredients

  • 2/3 cup steel-cut oats
  • 1/4 cup pearled barley
  • 2 1/2 cups water
  • 1 banana, sliced

Directions

Place the oats, barley and water in a 2 quart microwave-safe bowl. Mix well, cover and refrigerate overnight.

Uncover bowl, place in microwave and cook at high power for 4 minutes. Stir and cook for 4 minutes longer. Divide into 2 bowls and top with sliced banana. This is a fast way to cook steel-cut oats, resulting in a delicious, chewy breakfast combo.

Hint: This may also be cooked on the stovetop. Place the soaked grains and water into a saucepan and cook uncovered over low heat until the water is absorbed, about 12-15 minutes.