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A bowl of Healthy Gingerbread Overnight Oats with a cinnamon stick and ground cinnamon

Healthy Gingerbread Overnight Oats

The best Christmas breakfast recipes are the ones you can prepare the night before! To make these healthy gingerbread overnight oats, you only need to put in 5 minutes of effort beforehand then you've got a healthy, wholesome and delicious breakfast waiting for you on Christmas morning.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 4 hrs
Total Time 4 hrs 5 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine British
Servings 1 serving
Calories 280 kcal


  • ½ cup rolled oats
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 dates chopped into small pieces
  • ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon ground ginger
  • teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • cup skimmed milk (you can substitute any kind of milk)
  • cup fat-free sugar-free natural yoghurt
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract


  • Place all the ingredients into a small container and stir together thoroughly. Pop a lid on the container and leave to chill in the fridge for at least 4 hours. When you're ready to eat, remove the lid and tuck in!