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Apple Cinnamon Oats

-Submitted by Dahlia on 9th Nov 2008

(Oats Payasam, Oats Porridge)

Apple Chinnamon Oats


  • Oats (Rolled/Quick) - 1 cup
  • Cinnamon powder- 1/4 tsp
  • Nutmeg powder -1/4 tsp
  • Sugar - 2 tblsp
  • Milk - 1/4 cup
  • Apple - 1 (chopped into small pieces/grated)
  • Water - 1 cup  


  1. Bring the water to a boil with the apple pieces in it.
  2. Add the cinnamon powder, nutmeg powder, sugar and the oats and let it simmer for 5 minutes till it becomes nice and creamy.
  3. Add the milk and cook for another minute stirring continuously. Add more water if needed.

Serving Suggestion

  • Serve it hot as a snack or as a healthy breakfast.


  • Those who are allergic to milk can skip the milk.


  • You can add finely chopped dates, dried cherries or tutty fruity instead of the apples for a different flavor.

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Comment by rahebari haque
    thanks for this oppertunity,
    is the oats is really gives benifits to sugar patient and chollestrol losing.If yes then in which types of recipies.

Reply :-
    Yes. Oats has a high fibre content and cholestrol lowering properties which makes it very healthy. Here are some more Oats recipes.
Comment by Urmila Rani
    I followed the given instructions and prepared the recipe. it is really very delicious and all my family members liked it.
please send some more recipes related to oats so that I can prepare.
Thank you.
Reply :-
    Thanks for the comments Urmila. Here are some more Oats recipes.
Comment by Meghana K.s
    Is it necessary to add nutmeg v dont hav anyother option instead of that

Reply :-
    You can make it without the nutmeg.
Comment by sunitha menon on 03 August 2009 09:39AM
    what is nutmeg?

Reply :-
    Hi Sunitha, Nutmeg is also called jathikai/ paaku in tamil and jaiphal in hindi... see the wikipedia page for more details.   

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