This easy recipe only needs 2 ingredients and cooks overnight to help save you time in the morning.
500ml (a generous1 pint) water
85g (3oz) pinhead (medium) oatmeal
1. Bring the water and oatmeal to the boil in a 2 litre saucepan whilst whisking and simmer on the simmering side of the hotplate for 3 minutes. Cover with the well fitting lid.
2. Main Oven -120°C (250°F), Gas Mark ½ - on idling or lowest setting. Transfer to a grid shelf on the floor of the oven alternatively, place the saucepan on a cork mat on the top plate overnight.
3. In the morning take the pan from the oven and stir well, serve teamed with fruit, winter fruit compote, molasses, brown sugar or your favourite topping.