Apple pie overnight oats

Apple pie overnight oats

As you might know by now, I love overnight oats for breakfast. I’ve shared this overnight oats recipe earlier, which is perfect when you’re on the go when you make it in a plastic container. It’s nice and fresh, so perfect for summer. However, in the winter months, I started to crave something more warming and indulgent. And what is more heartwarming than fresh apple pie? That’s why I thought I’d combine the two, so check this apple pie overnight oats recipe out if you want to wake up with a cozy feeling every day!


  • An apple (duh), preferably a sweet one like Pink lady, Gala or Fuji
  • Two tablespoons of ground cinnamon
  • A tiny squeeze of lemon juice
  • A teaspoon of ground ginger
  • A tablespoon of honey (or brown sugar, but for health reasons I choose honey)
  • Oats
  • A handful of raisins
  • Skinny milk or oat milk

How to make it:

This recipe works roughly the same as the other overnight oats recipe, but with different ingredients. So, the night before you need it, you scoop in the oats in the amount you’d like. Then, you add the milk until the oats are almost (but not fully) covered. Throw in the cinnamon, lemon juice, ginger and honey. Mix everything up with a spoon until all the ingredients are nicely divided and flat on the surface of your container. I use plastic containers with lids to put in the fridge, but you could also use open containers or bowl with plastic or beeswax wraps on top. Put the container in the fridge overnight, so the oats can soak up the milk. In the morning, dice your apple into little cubes and add them and raisins to the container. Mix everything up again and you’re good to go!

I prefer this breakfast when I’m on to go or at work, but it’s also a great start of the day when you’re at home. Especially since it’s necessary to prep in advance, it takes no time to prepare in the morning and I can just throw it in my bag easily. You could sprinkle some extra cinnamon on the top or lay down a few thin slices of apple to present it a little nicer. If you’d like to add some protein, you could also throw in some unsweetened protein powder the night before. If you like some extra crunch and fats, you could also easily put in some chia seeds or flax seeds at this point.

I hope you’ll like this variation of overnight oats and if you haven’t checked out the other one, check these fruity overnight oats here. If you’d like to see more, please follow me on Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter or subscribe and get a free e-book on saving money!

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Hi there! My name is Lisa and I am the author of Mind and Body Intertwined. I have a bachelor's and a master's degree in psychology. During my study, I found out how much the mind and the body are connected and it fascinated me, which is why I started my blog. Would you like to join me on this little corner of the world?

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Norma Passarell
Norma Passarell
2 years ago

I will definitely try this recipe tonight. I love eating oatmeal (I actually eat oatmeal every single morning), but never tried the overnight ones. Thanks so much for sharing this!


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2 years ago

This is sound amazing. I have been looking for something new for breakfast. I will definitely try this recipe. Thank you for sharing

2 years ago

This looks so easy to make and I’m sure it’s yummy as well! I’ll definitely have to try this soon.

2 years ago

Wow this looks so tasty! I’ve made ‘boring’ overnight oats before but nothing as interesting as apple pie overnight oats! Thanks for sharing the recipe.

2 years ago

Oooo these look and sound absolutely delicious. I’ve never tried overnight oats but I’ll defo be doing so asap! Thank you so much for sharing Xo

Elle –

2 years ago

I’ve never tried overnight oats but I really want to. This recipe doesn’t sound too hard so maybe I’ll give it a go!

2 years ago

Overnight oats are my favorite breakfast. These look so appetizing.

2 years ago

I’ve never actually tried overnight oats but I really want to! Apple pie ones sound delicious!

Corinne x

Her Digital Coffee
2 years ago

This sounds lovely! I really like the idea of adding ginger and honey. Thank you for sharing your recipe!