The glass of overnight oats is topped with fresh blueberries and granola.
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Blueberry Overnight Oats

Make this simple vegan blueberry overnight oats recipe topped with healthy granola and lots of fresh super food blueberries! Serve these nutritious refrigerator oats for breakfast or dessert!
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword Blueberry Overnight Oats
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 2 hours
Total Time 2 hours 5 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 290kcal
Author Namely Marly

Ingredients

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1 tablespoon chia seeds
  • 2 tablespoons raw almonds
  • cups water
  • 2 teaspoons stevia (see note)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup blueberries , fresh or frozen
  • 1 tablespoon granola

Instructions

  • Add 1 tablespoon of the oats, the chia seeds, almonds, water, stevia, and vanilla in a blender. Blend until smooth. Add a quarter cup of blueberries (fresh or frozen) to the milk and pulse until smooth.
  • Pour the rest of the oats in a bowl. Pour the blueberry plant-based milk over the oats. Stir to combine. Cover and refrigerate at least two hours, or overnight.
  • Once the oats are done, pour into serving dishes and top with granola and remaining fresh blueberries.

Notes

If calories are important to you, substitute 1¼ cups unsweetened almond milk for the almonds and water. I like using raw almonds because you get more of the nutritional value, however there are more calories and fat. 
If you're subbing store-bought almond milk for the almonds and water, be sure to add the chia seeds too. The chia seeds are important for absorbing the liquids and creating a thicker oatmeal.
If you prefer a thicker overnight oats, increase the chia seeds. If you prefer thinner, reduce the chia seeds.
If you don't want to use Stevia, feel free to sub in a tablespoon of agave or maple syrup. 

Nutrition

Calories: 290kcal | Carbohydrates: 41g | Protein: 9g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 15mg | Potassium: 289mg | Fiber: 8g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin C: 3.5mg | Calcium: 91mg | Iron: 2.9mg