Cocoa-Date Oatmeal

The EatingWell Diabetes Cookbook (2005)

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"I was inspired by the news that chocolate can be good for you," wrote reader Jennifer Sanders of Cambridge, Ontario. "Why not eat it for breakfast?" She shared her recipe for this heart-warming chocolaty hot cereal. If you are looking for a way to get your kids to start their day with a bowl of oatmeal, this is it. The microwave is convenient, but you can also cook the oatmeal on the stovetop following package directions. Top the cereal with milk or soymilk and sweeten with brown sugar or no-calorie sweetener, if desired.

"So glad to see it is not only us in South Africa that tend to get a bit hectic with each other on forums like these... ...Patrick Holford says that if you make oatmeal and then let it cool down and heat it up again and cool it down again...
Cocoa-Date Oatmeal

22 Reviews for Cocoa-Date Oatmeal


I have not made this recipe, but I want to know if it is made with unsweetened or sweetened cocoa powder.

Anonymous, Sebstopol, CA


I did not use this recipe. A study was done that says microwaves destroy a food's nutrients. Is there a recipe for stovetop?

Anonymous, Temple Hills, MD


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