Cereals are the easiest go-to breakfast we could have, but it tends to get boring or bland sometimes. Creating your homemade breakfast cereal can help kick it up a notch and make it a more tasty and pleasant meal. Here are 14 delicious homemade cereal recipes you can enjoy and give your morning a treat!
Easy homemade cereal recipes: Nutty bran flakes
Forget about buying store-brand cereals with bran flakes that go stale quickly.
Try the recipe listed here instead. You’ll need bran, whole wheat flour, almond flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, milk, and water. Prep time is 30 minutes; cook time is 30 minutes.
This recipe gives oatmeal a total makeover. You’ll need water, milk, cooking oats, brown sugar, honey, salt, cinnamon, marshmallows, graham crackers, and milk chocolate.
Cooking time is minimal, and you’ll absolutely love this delicious breakfast concoction.
Apple oats cereal
You can make this apple oats cereal very quickly at home. Ingredients include applesauce, oat bran hot cereal, oats, apple juice, raisins, almonds, and cinnamon.
Aloha Hawaiian granola cereal
This homemade cereal is as good as it sounds.
To make it, you’ll need dried pineapple, vanilla extract, honey, assorted seeds, macadamia nuts, coconut, oats, and a few additional ingredients.
Cherry nut granola cereal
You can eat this cherry nut granola any time of the day, or add milk for your morning breakfast. The recipe includes oats, unsalted peanuts, dried cherries, coconut, dates, honey, cinnamon, and a few additional ingredients.
Cinnamon toast crunch
If you love Cinnamon Toast Crunch, you can make it yourself at home in a total of 33 minutes.
Some of the cinnamon toast crunch ingredients you’ll need include whole wheat pastry flour, cinnamon, honey, vanilla, buttermilk, and brown sugar.
Gluten-free Apple Jacks
Apple Jacks is one of my favorite cereals, so this homemade version is perfect for an at-home breakfast project on a lazy weekend. Check out the full recipe here.
Homemade Cocoa Puffs
Oh boy … this homemade Cocoa Puffs cereal recipe will soon become one of your favorites.
It features cocoa powder, almond meal, egg white, vanilla, honey, and Greek yogurt (or coconut oil).
High-energy raw breakfast bowl
If you’re looking for gluten-free, vegan, and paleo cereals, you’ve got to try this high-energy raw breakfast bowl.
This filling and nutritious cereal calls for pecans, walnuts, almonds, a mix of seeds, raisins, coconut, goji berries, and fresh fruit.
Organic cinnamon and honey nut crunch cereal
This totally organic cereal is one of my favorites on this list, and it features cinnamon and blueberries.
It also calls for almond flour/meal, pecan flour/meal, coconut flour, baking soda, organic whole milk or coconut milk, honey, and vanilla extract.
Sweet cinnamon cereal (or cinnamon graham crackers)
Zen Belly published this unbelievable recipe for sweet cinnamon cereal. The recipe features cinnamon, of course, but also calls for coconut sugar, tapioca starch, almond flour, melted coconut oil, 1 egg, and maple syrup.
While this cereal recipe is deemed “summer cereal,” it’s actually a great breakfast option year-round.
This homemade cereal includes chia seeds, pumpkin seeds, coconut flakes, flaxseed meal, coconut sugar, raw cashews, fresh fruit, and a few odds and ends.
No doubt these homemade cereal recipes would make you a cereal lover without getting tired of its taste. With these varied homemade cereal ideas, it’s like getting a new treat every time you make one. Tell us which one is your favorite, or share other cereal recipes you love.