How about a banana split for breakfast? It may sound a little crazy, but when you make Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats – Banana Split Oatmeal, you’ll feel like you’re indulging in a tasty dessert.
The classic banana split flavors in this recipe make hearty and healthy steel cut oats feel more like a decadent treat than a good-for-you way to start your day, thanks to ingredients like:
- vanilla almond milk
- chocolate chips
- steel cut oats
- whipped cream
The benefit of Making Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats
Cooking steel cut oats on the stovetop requires approximately 30-40 minutes of hands-on time. But with the Instant Pot, it’s done in only 4 minutes of cooking time. And, all you need to do is put the ingredients in the pot, set it, and walk away!
One Tip for Cooking Steel Cut Oats in the Instant Pot
While cooking steel cut oats in the Instant Pot is easy, it can leave behind stubborn stains and build-up. Purchase a ceramic nonstick inner liner pot to use in your Instant Pot when cooking steel cut oats and cleaning up will be a breeze!
How to Make Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats — Banana Split Oatmeal Step-by-Step
Step #1: Combine vanilla almond milk, steel cut oats and honey in your Instant Pot inner pot.
Step #2: Set manual pressure to 4 minutes. Make sure the release valve on lid is closed (not set to vent).
Step #3: After cooking time has elapsed, perform a quick release. Open the lid and stir.
Step #4: Dish up into bowls, and top with sliced banana, nutella, chocolate chips, strawberries, and a touch of whipped cream. Enjoy!
More Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats Recipes
If you like Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats — Banana Split Oatmeal, check out these other recipes:
Don’t forget to check out all our other Instant Pot Oatmeal Variations.
- 4 cups vanilla almond milk
- 1 cup steel cut oats
- ¼ cup honey
- Choice of toppings — pictured is nutella, chocolate chips, bananas and strawberries with a touch of whipped cream.