The Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast: Cherry Vanilla Irish Oatmeal

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Kick off your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations first thing in the morning with a bowl of hot, comforting Cherry Vanilla Irish Oatmeal from our  20 Minute Supper Club. This recipe is the ultimate time saver—just toss all the ingredients in your slow cooker and let it make breakfast for you while you sleep. Top o’ the morning, indeed!

What you’ll need:
• Vanilla soy milk
• Water
• Steel-cut or large-flake (old-fashioned) rolled oats
• Dried cherries or cranberries
• Pure maple syrup
• Salt
• Ground allspice
• Fresh (or frozen) blueberries
• Chopped pecans

You’ll find the full recipe and cooking directions for Cherry Vanilla Irish Oatmeal. For more St. Patrick’s Day ideas, check out these 5 rainbow recipes and this hearty Beef and Guinness Irish Stew.

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