Making the Perfect Oatmeal

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Making the Perfect Oatmeal

The convenience of Quaker® Perfect Portions is perfect for busy families.

And, with no sugar added, you can tailor the sweetness to your specific tastes. Quaker® Perfect Portions is the foolproof breakfast companion allowing you to customize the serving size and adjust the sweetness to create a dish for everyone in the family. It is easy to measure out ¼ cup or a ½ cup of oats, add water, and pop it in the microwave.

With the Cinnamon flavor, I often chop up some apples to add on top, creating my own healthy and nutritious "apple pie" to start off my day with the power of Quaker®. With the Maple flavor, chopped nuts (walnuts and almonds are my favorite) are a nice addition. Perhaps some raisins, dried cranberries, or shredded coconut. Keith likes his oatmeal more simple, with just a little honey added for extra sweetness.

I don't feel guilty about eating this multi-serve instant oatmeal since the soluble fiber in Quaker® Oats can help reduce cholesterol as part of a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol. (3g of soluble fiber daily from oatmeal, in a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol, may reduce the risk of heart disease. Quaker® Old Fashioned Oats provides 2g per serving.)

For more information on Quaker® Perfect Portions, check out the product page and look up where you can buy some today!


My husband and I both work full time jobs, but have different schedules. I am out the door at least 2 hours before he even wakes up. Rarely do we get a chance to eat breakfast together during the week. That is why I was excited to try new Quaker® Perfect Portions. Available in Maple and Cinnamon flavors, I can make as little or as much instant oatmeal as I want, leaving the rest for Keith to have when he gets up. The convenience of Quaker® Perfect Portions is perfect for busy families.

Check out the slideshow above to learn how Kitchen Daily Curator What Micky Eats fixes oatmeal for everyone in her family.

This is a collaboration between Quaker and the Kitchen Daily Curator Network. Compensation was provided by Quaker via AOL Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Quaker.

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