Best Banana Bread Overnight Oats

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When you need a quick and healthy breakfast, try banana bread overnight oats! Made with almond milk and bananas, this breakfast was a hit!

I’m helping a friend with some weight loss goals right now. She never has time for breakfast and feels like it sets her up to fail each day in making poor food choices. {read my weight loss transformation here}

That’s when I recommended overnight oats!! Such a perfect breakfast for busy people!

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Would it be too dramatic to say, I REALLY think this bowl of overnight oats tastes like banana bread? I TOTALLY DO!!

Here I have a post for high protein overnight oats that includes Greek yogurt. I love this idea, because it’s a nice balance of macronutrients.

However, with this recipe, I didn’t include the greek yogurt. Instead, I would eat this with a hard boiled egg if I need some protein with it, on the go.


Here’s the ingredients I used for this overnight oats (printable recipe below!)

  • Almond milk unsweetened vanilla
  • Vanilla extract
  • A banana
  • Dry oatmeal
  • Walnuts
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To make the liquid for the overnight oats, I simply blended the almond milk with the banana in a blender. Once the liquid was smooth, I added it to the oats with the vanilla extract to sit in the fridge overnight.

By morning, I had a delicious, filling and nutrient rich breakfast!

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Why This Recipe is Healthy

Bananas and oatmeal are a great way to start your day!

  • Bananas are full of fiber, potassium, and low in calories.
  • According the Harvard, Oats are a great source of fiber, magnesium and zinc.

While this breakfast is high in carbs, they are the good kind of carbs. With the fiber in oats and bananas, the carbohydrates in this breakfast gets slowly absorbed throughout the morning, leaving you full for longer.

The total calories and macronutrients for this a serving of banana bread overnight oats are Calories: 244 calories, Carbohydrates: 39g, Protein: 6g, Fat: 9g. This recipe is only 1 WeightWatcher Personal Point!

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Best Banana Bread Overnight Oats

5 from 1 vote
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Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: banana bread overnight oats, banana overnight oats, overnight oats
Prep Time: 5 minutes
12 hours
Servings: 1 serving
Calories: 244cal
Author: Amy Roskelley


  • 2/3 cup almond milk unsweetened vanilla
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 small banana 85 grams
  • 1/3 cup oats dry
  • 0.25 ounce walnuts


  • In a blender, blend 6 ounces of unsweetened vanilla almond milk, vanilla extract, and 1 small banana.
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  • Pour banana and almond milk over 1/3 cup oats in a container. Cover with lid.
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  • Chill in the fridge overnight or longer than 12 hours.
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  • Remove from fridge, and top with 1/4 ounce walnuts.
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Serving: 1serving | Calories: 244cal | Carbohydrates: 39g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 9g
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