Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Pumpkin Pie Baked Oatmeal Recipe

I tend to forget just how much I love oatmeal.  My brother eats it every morning and I often think, "I should eat more oatmeal..."  Yet, I usually just stick with my morning eggs.
I think I held onto this recipe for a long time before making it.  I don't know what took me so long, it was so good.  Really, really good.

The pecans made it seem almost pie like and just decadant.  I loved the taste, loved the texture and I totally need to make it again. 

Pumpkin Pie Baked Oatmeal
Adapted from Veronica's Cornicopia

1 cup pumpkin puree
1 cup apple cider
2 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1/4 cup honey
2 tbsp. maple syrup
2 tbsp. butter, melted
2 tsp. pumpkin pie spice
1 tsp. vanilla
1 3/4 cups rolled oats
1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1/8 tsp. baking soda
1/2 cup pecan halves

Preheat oven to 350.  Spray deep dish pie plate or an 8 x 8 in. pan with oil, set aside.

In a large bowl, whisk together pumpkin, apple cider, eggs, milk, honey, maple syrup, butter, pumpkin pie spice, and vanilla until smooth.  Stir in oats, baking powder, salt and baking soda.

Pour into dish and sprinkle with pecans.  Bake for 40 - 45 minutes or until set. Serve with hot maple syrup or honey if desired.

Total calories = 1500 calories
9 servings = 167 calories per serving

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  1. This looks and sounds delicious!! I have only recently begun eating baked oatmeal and I really like it. I typically add chopped apples and cinnamon, but this version would be a new twist. Thanks for sharing!

  2. This looks so good. I have never incorporated pumpkin into oatmeal, but definitely going to try!

  3. Yum, yum, yummy. I love anything with pumpkin and pecans.

  4. As soon as I saw this, I got excited because I was going to have oatmeal for dinner. Too bad I don't have pumpkin puree at home already : ( I'll have to try it another day after I go to the store!

  5. YUM! I posted about 10 breakfast desserts here:

  6. The nuts were my favorite part to, really set it off. So glad you enjoyed this!

  7. Well, this certainly sounds delicious! I've wanted to make a baked oatmeal recipe for a while now, and I think this is the winner!

  8. Come share this fabulous recipe at my Famous Linkz Party!!

  9. I have done the baked pumpkin oatmeal, but the pecans on top - oh my goodness, I will have to try that next time!

  10. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! I am an oatmeal lover...and even moreso, a BAKED oatmeal lover. This has got to be wonderful. I LOOOOVE the idea of those whole pecans on top. Makeing it very soon.
    SO happy you shared!

  11. You had me at pecans! Looks delicous! I must have missed that on Veronica's blog - thanks for reposting it. :D

  12. This looks so good. I agree, you had me at pecans! I think I might drizzle a bit of chocolate to make my dreams complete.