17 Overnight Oats Recipes to Simplify Your Weekday Breakfasts Forever

Get ready to invest in mason jars and steel cut oatmeal. Overnight oats are here to fatten your wallet, not your waistline, and change the way you look at breakfast. Not only are they self-contained, but they travel exceptionally well. Make these recipes the night before and even if you don’t have time in the morning to chow down before you leave for work, you can bring your jar straight to your desk with minimal mess.

The possibilities for this dish are literally endless! Here are 17 overnight oats recipes that will give your day a much-needed pick up.

1. Peanut Butter Overnight Oats

DELICIOUS PEANUT BUTTER Overnight Oats! 5 ingredients, 5 minutes prep, SO amazing! #healthy #vegan #glutenfree #breakfast #oats #recipe
Minimalist Baker

Get your mason jars ready! This sticky, nutty oats concoction will start your morning off with tons of protein and fiber.

Get the recipe here.

2. Chocolate Covered Cherry Root Beer Float

Cherry-Root-Beer-Float- Overnight Oats
Life a Little Brighter

Root beer float and oatmeal: It’s an interesting combination, but somehow, it works!

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3. Double Chocolate Cashew Overnight Oats

Double Chocolate Cashew Overnight Oats Recipe l www.a-kitchen-addiction.com
A Kitchen Addiction

Who doesn’t love chocolate?

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4. Strawberry Overnight Oats

Strawberry overnight oats {2 ways}
Family Food on the Table

This recipe gives you two ways to use strawberries in your overnight oats, and believe it or not, both are delicious.

5. Peach Cobbler Overnight Oats

Fresh Peach Cobbler Overnight Oats | Combines fresh peaches with the perfect balance of sweet and spice. www.asweetpeachef.com
A Sweet Pea Chef

Southern favorite turned healthy morning meal.

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7. Vanilla Almond Raspberry Overnight Oats

Vanilla Almond Raspberry Overnight Oats
Pop Sugar

This post-workout meal is loaded with protein.

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8. Strawberry Cheesecake Overnight Oats

Strawberry Cheesecake Overnight Oats - These overnight oats are layered with a mixture of strawberry jam, cream cheese and Greek yogurt for a quick and easy, high-protein breakfast that feels like dessert! | Foodfaithfitness.com | @FoodFaithFit
Food Faith Fitness

Another strawberry recipe? This one is seriously unbeatable.

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9. Blueberry Banana Overnight Oats

Blueberry Banana Overnight Oats
Quaker Oats

This recipe packs a strong antioxidant punch that not only tastes good, but does wonders for your body.

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10. Nutella Overnight Oats

Nutella Overnight Oats from What The Fork Food Blog
What The Fork

This has guilty pleasure written all over it.

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11. Gluten Free: Chunky Monkey Overnight Oats

Gluten Free Chunky Monkey Overnight Oats from @whattheforkblog | whattheforkfoodblog.com
What The Fork

The gluten-free population should be able to indulge in breakfasts this easy, as well.

Get the recipe here.

12. Matcha Vanilla Overnight Oats

Matcha Vanilla Overnight Oats With Persimmon puree
Under a Lemon Tree

This inventive recipe has antioxidant-rich matcha tea blended in, topped with a persimmon purée and goji berries!

13. Mango Turmeric Overnight Oats

Mango Turmeric Overnight Oats
Kara Lydon

This sweet citrus flavors combine so seamlessly with turmeric, you’ll wonder why you never added a dash of it in before.

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14. Black Forest Overnight Oats

Black Forest Overnight Oats
Under a Lemon Tree

Raw cacao powder gives this rendition of overnight oats a step into the winners’ circle.

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15. Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats
Pop Sugar

With the fall fast approaching, this recipe will ease you into the season.

16. Key Lime Pie Overnight Oats

Key Lime Pie Overnight Oats
Treats With a Twist

The South Florida treat comes together beautifully overnight and just might make you smell the saltwater.

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17. Cake Batter Overnight Oats

Overnight Cake Batter Protein Oatmeal
Dashing Dish

This funfetti, delicious jar of overnight oats gives you that ‘scrape-the-bowl’ feeling.

Get the recipe here.

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