Blueberry Oatmeal Bars

Kim Biegacki


This Ninja is proving me wrong that healthy can taste good. With a low amount of sugar,flour and fat these bars are for the purist at heart. They are delicious bites of oats & blueberries; pure & wholesome of the goods inside. :-)

These are NOT a sweet bar, but for more for those who are eating healthy and want to cut back on calories, sugar and fat. I look forward to making them again and adding some spice, along with trying it with different berries too.

Recipe is from my Ninja Cooking System cookbook. I do not know how this would turn out in the oven as it is steam baked.

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45 Min


cooking spray
1/4 c
butter, melted
1/2 c
packed brown sugar
1 medium
1 tsp
vanilla extract
3/4 c
quick oats
1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/8 tsp
3/4 c
fresh or frozen blueberries, mine were thawed out
2 c
water for steaming baking in ninja


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11 Ninja Cooking System to steam bake your bars.

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2Spray multi purpose pan with cooking spray and set aside. Stir butter, brown sugar, egg, and vanilla in a medium bowl. Now add your oats, flour, salt and blueberries. Stir till well combined.

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3Pour into pan. Next, add your 2 cups of water to your Ninja and set the rack down inside. Place your multi purpose pan on the rack.

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4Set to OVEN at 400 F. for 40 - 45 minutes. Cover & cook till set in center & lightly browned at edges.
~~~Steam cooked bars to perfection.~~~~

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5Remove pan from Ninja, place on a cooling rack for about 10 minutes or so.

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6Time to cut, taste and serve up some delicious healthy bars. Want a bite?

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7Served mine with some orange cream greek yogurt and fresh blueberries on top. Yumm

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy