Healthy Comfort Food Series – Apple Pecan Pie Oatmeal

Healthy Comfort Food Series – Apple Pecan Pie Oatmeal

Apple Pecan Pie Oatmeal

(gluten free, high fiber, healthy)


A delicious bowl of Apple Pecan Pie Oatmeal that’s as good as dessert, but it’s healthy too!

A delicious bowl of oatmeal that’s as good as dessert, only healthy!
Author: Nisha @ honeywhatscooking
Recipe type: Breakfast/Oatmeal
Cuisine: American

for the topping

  • Ghee – 1 tsp
  • Organic Granny Smith Apple – 1 (sliced)
  • Pecans – ½ cup
  • Pure Vanilla – 1 tsp
  • Pure Maple Syrup – 1 tbsp
  • Ground Cinnamon – ½ tsp

for the oats

  • Ghee – ½ tsp
  • Organic Steel Cut Oats – ½ cup
  • Water – 1½ cups
  • Almond Milk – ½ cup
  • Ground Cinnamon – ¼ tsp


  1. Slice an apple.
  2. Begin by cooking the topping.Heat up a medium pot, or a cast-iron skillet on medium heat. Once hot, add ghee.
  3. Add the sliced apples.
  4. Cook for 5 minutes or until slightly golden.
  5. Add the pecans and cook for 2 minutes or until slightly toasted.
  6. Now the vanilla.
  7. Add now the maple syrup.
  8. Now, add the ground cinnamon. Mix.
  9. Transfer to a plate. Set aside.
  10. In the same pot, heat up ½ tsp of ghee and add the steel cut oats.
  11. Toast them for a couple minutes until slightly golden brown.
  12. Proceed to add water and cook the oats on low heat for 10-15 minutes.
  13. Cook until water has evaporated/absorbed.
  14. Once the oats cook down, add almond milk, or any milk you wish.
  15. Cook and stir the oats until the milk is absorbed into the oats. 2-5 minutes max.
  16. Add a little more cinnamon and turn off the stove.
  17. Split the oats into 2 serving dishes, or makes enough for 1 big serving.
  18. Top with apple pecan topping.
  19. Drizzle some more maple syrup and sprinkle some more cinnamon on top. So good!



Much appreciation to Nisha from Honey, What’s Cooking for sharing her recipe.

**All words and pictures courtesy of Honey, What’s Cooking
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0 thoughts on “Healthy Comfort Food Series – Apple Pecan Pie Oatmeal

  1. Oh my!it looks so delicious!:p there is some sort of magic that happens when you mix pecan nuts,cinnamon and honey mmmm! Love how your blog looks!

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