Blended Baked Oats

These blended baked oats with banana and chocolate chips make you feel like you’re having cake for breakfast. And they’re so easy! Just pop everything into your blender, bake and enjoy!

When I saw that baked oats were going viral on TikTok I knew it was my time to shine! Baked oatmeal is my jam and I l already have a ton of tasty baked oatmeal recipes here on EBF.

That said, I’ve never made a single-serving baked oatmeal or one that’s blended up, so of course I had to try it!

I tried it this week and whoa, blended oats are delicious and such a fun treat to have for breakfast. They actually remind me of my blender banana pancakes!

Spoon taking a bite out of chocolate chip and peanut butter topped blended baked oats.

Cake or Oatmeal?

These fluffy baked oats make you feel like you’re eating cake for breakfast, but in reality you’re eating a pretty nutrient-rich breakfast made from whole grain oats, an egg and banana.

I’m totally here for it!

Blender with egg, oats, cinnamon and banana.

Ingredients Needed

As per the usual with my recipes, you only need a few simple ingredients to make blended baked oats! Here’s what you need:

  • rolled or quick oats – I use Bob’s Red Mill rolled oats. Just be sure to grab gluten-free oats if needed.
  • almond milk – I use unsweetened almond milk, but any milk will work, dairy-free or not!
  • banana – make sure it’s a perfectly ripe banana!
  • egg – I tested this with and without the egg and both versions turned out, the egg-free version just wasn’t as fluffy.
  • maple syrup – this makes the oatmeal bake a bit sweeter and so tasty. Just be sure to grab pure maple syrup, not the artificial stuff.
  • peanut butter – I tested this with both peanut butter and almond butter. Both versions were delish.
  • baking powder
  • cinnamon
  • sea salt
  • chocolate chips – I use Lily’s dark chocolate chips because they are sweetened with stevia and low in sugar.
Blended oatmeal batter with some chocolate chips in a blender.

Substitutions & Notes

Banana – I haven’t tried this recipe without the banana, but I think it would work! You could sub the banana with 1/4 cup applesauce or pumpkin puree. If you make this swap, you may want to add a little extra sweetness.

Maple syrup – You can use any liquid sweetener in place of the maple syrup (honey, coconut nectar, etc) Want to keep it lower sugar? Use stevia or monkfruit maple syrup (which is what I used) or skip the maple syrup all together for no added sugar at all.

Egg – I found that this baked oatmeal held together well with and without the egg. I liked adding it in for extra protein and for the fluff factor, but if you don’t have one on hand or want to keep this vegan or egg-free, you can skip.

Peanut butter – I love the flavor and nutrition that peanut butter adds, but you don’t have to add it! Feel free to swap for your favorite nut or seed butter or skip all together.

Bowl of blended baked oatmeal topped with peanut butter and chocolate chips.

How to Make Blender Baked Oats

After I tell you how to make this, you’re going to see why this took TikTok by storm… it’s SO easy!

  1. Blend – Blend all of the ingredients together except the chocolate chips. Stir in chocolate chips after blended.
  2. Bake – Pour batter into a greased ramekin and bake at 350ºF for 25 minutes and enjoy!
Spoon with a scoop of blended baked oatmeal. Oatmeal is topped with peanut butter and chocolate chips.

Helpful Tips

  • Use a high powered blender! To get the fully blended, cake-like oatmeal, make sure you’re using a high powered blender. I love my Vitamix!
  • You can double (or triple!) the recipe. This is a single-serve recipe but you can definitely multiply the ingredients and make multiple servings at once if you’d like!
  • How do you store it? If this lasts you longer than one serving, I’m impressed! I couldn’t put this down. To store, let cool and then store in an airtight container for up to one week.
  • What type on baking dish to use? I used an 8 oz mini Le Creuset, but any 8 oz oven-safe dish will work.
  • Can you make this in microwave? I have a feeling this would work in the microwave, but I haven’t tested it. I would assume you’d need to microwave it for 2-3 minutes, or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean.
  • Can I use oat flour? When blending the mixture you’re essentially making oat flour so I think it should work just fine. I would use a scant 1/2 cup of oat flour instead of the 1/2 cup oats for this recipe.
Bowl of blended baked oats topped with peanut butter and chocolate chips.

More Baked Oatmeal Recipes to Try:

Blended Baked Oats {TikTok Recipe}

4 from 444 votes
These easy blended baked oats make you feel like you’re having cake for breakfast and they’re so easy. Just pop everything into your blender, bake and enjoy!
Spoon taking a bite out of chocolate chip and peanut butter topped blended baked oats.
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Prep Time 10minutes
Cook Time 25minutes
Total Time 35minutes
Servings 1

Ingredients

  • ½cuprolled or quick oats
  • ¼cupunsweetened almond milk
  • ½ripe banana
  • 1egg*
  • 1Tablespoonmaple syrup, I used monkfruit maple syrup*
  • 1Tablespoonpeanut butter*
  • ¼teaspoonbaking powder
  • Pinchof cinnamon
  • Pinchof sea salt
  • 2Tablespoonschocolate chips, I used Lily’s
  • optional toppings: more peanut butter for drizzling, extra maple syrup and a splash of milk

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven: Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Blend: Add all ingredients except for the chocolate chips into a blender and blend until fully combined. Stir in 1-2 Tablespoons of chocolate chips.
  • Bake: Pour batter into greased baking dish or ramekin. I used an 8 oz mini Le Creuset, but any 8 oz oven-safe dish will work. Top with extra chocolate chips and bake at 350°F for 25 minutes or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean. 
  • Serve: Let cool, top with an extra drizzle of peanut butter, maple syrup and a splash of milk and dive in. 

Video

Notes

  • No banana? Try 1/4 cup applesauce or pumpkin puree instead.
  • Maple syrup – You can use any liquid sweetener in place of the maple syrup (honey, coconut nectar, etc) Want to keep it lower sugar? Use stevia or monkfruit maple syrup (which is what I used) or skip the maple syrup all together for no added sugar at all.
  • Egg-free – you can skip the egg if needed!
  • Peanut butter – Feel free to swap for your favorite nut or seed butter or skip all together.

Nutrition

Serving: 1Calories: 503kcalCarbohydrates: 71gProtein: 18gFat: 25gSaturated Fat: 8gPolyunsaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 186mgSodium: 419mgFiber: 17gSugar: 11g
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: baked oats
Web Story: https://atrivialmindatwork.com/web-stories/blended-baked-oats/

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    213 comments
    1. Kate
      September 23, 2022 AT 8:48 pm

      5 stars
      Very good I would definitely make them again.

      Reply
    2. JC
      July 26, 2022 AT 2:50 pm

      5 stars
      Made this yesterday and went to fold the chocolate chips into the blended mixture and realized I forgot to add the Macnut butter!
      ( in place of peanut butter). I added it and just pulsed it in the blender a few times since I had already added the chocolate chips and it came out fantastic with little chocolate chips bits through out the entire thing instead of big chunky chips! I’ll make it that way again each time and pulse the chocolate chips into the mix! Loved it!

      Reply
      1. Brittany Mullins
        July 26, 2022 AT 5:08 pm

        Ah! I am so happy that this recipe worked out great for you and that you loved it, JC. Thank you for your review + star rating, I really appreciate it!

        Reply
    3. Amanda Gilbert
      July 10, 2022 AT 10:37 am

      5 stars
      So yummy. I like this as an alternative to oatmeal in the morning. I followed the recipe as written, but I didn’t want to turn my oven on, so I put it in the air fryer. Toothpick came out clean when the half way beep chimed.

      Reply
      1. Brittany Mullins
        July 11, 2022 AT 6:35 pm

        I am so happy that this worked out for you in the air fryer, Amanda! Thank you for your review + star rating, I so appreciate it!

        Reply
    4. Ana Palafox
      July 6, 2022 AT 7:13 pm

      5 stars
      I have tried peanut butter chocolate chip baked oats a long time. It tested very delicious 😋, healthy, pleasurable, divine, and heavenly 😇. I enjoyed it very much 😀. Thank you for your exquisite recipe.

      Reply
    5. Ana Palafox
      July 6, 2022 AT 7:04 pm

      5 stars
      I have tried peanut butter chocolate chip baked oats a long time. It tested very delicious 😋, mouthwatering, divine, pleasurable, and heavenly 😇. I enjoyed it very much 😀. Thank you for your exquisite recipe.

      Reply
      1. Brittany Mullins
        July 7, 2022 AT 12:54 am

        So glad you enjoyed this recipe, Ana! Thanks for making it and for leaving a review. I so appreciate it!

        Reply
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