You are here: Home » Recipes » Good Morning Oatmeal Good Morning Oatmeal Recipe by American Profile Yield 6 servings High Cotton Food Styling & Photography PrintEmail "We eat this breakfast to help control our blood pressure, improve the health of our arteries and to lower cholesterol. But it is also very delicious." Ingredients 1 1/2 cups apple juice1/2 (6-ounce) package mixed dried fruit1/3 cup packed brown sugar (optional)1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon1 firm ripe pear, cored and chopped2 1/2 cups water2 1/2 cups 2% reduced-fat milk1/2 teaspoon salt3 cups quick oats2 (6-ounce) containers nonfat vanilla yogurt1/2 cup granola Instructions Combine juice, dried fruit, sugar, if using, and cinnamon in a saucepan. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, 20 minutes. Add pears; cook, covered, 10 minutes. Drain and discard liquid. Cool. Bring water and milk to a boil; add salt and oats. Reduce heat to medium; cook 1 minute; stir. To serve, top each serving of oatmeal with fruit mixture, yogurt and granola. —Gwen Swanson, Pukwana, SD.