I took this out of my latest Easy Home Cooking magazine. It's a Quaker oatmeal recipe. I have been looking for an easy breakfast for my two little ones and this looks like a winner. I think any low fat yogurt would do nicely depending on the fruit you choose. Can't wait to try it!
- 3⁄4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
- 1⁄2 cup granulated sugar
- 1 (8 ounce) container low-fat vanilla yogurt (or plain)
- 2 egg whites, lightly beaten
- 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
- 2 tablespoons nonfat milk
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 1 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1⁄2 teaspoon salt (optional)
- 3 cups oats (quick or old fashioned)
- 1 cup diced dried mixed fruit (or raisins or dried cranberries)
- Heat oven to 350°F
- In large bowl combine sugars, yogurt,egg whites, oil, milk and vanilla; mix well.
- In medium bowl combine flour baking soda, cinnamon and salt; mix well.
- Add dry ingredients to wet mix; mix well.
- Stir in oats and dried fruit.
- Spread dough onto bottom of ungreased 13x9 baking pan.
- Bake 28-32 minutes or until golden brown.
- Cool completely on wire rack.
- Cut into bars.
- Store tightly covered.