Chocolate Zoats aka Zucchini Oatmeal

  • Author: Kristina LaRue
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 5 mins
  • Total Time: 10 mins
  • Yield: 2 servings 1x


Have you tried Chocolate Zoats aka Zucchini Oatmeal yet? It’s like zucchini bread in a bowl and a yummy way to eat up your veggies for breakfast!



  • 1 cup old fashioned oats
  • 2 cups water
  • 1/2 to 1 cup shredded zucchini
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 banana
  • 2 tablespoons coconut flakes
  • 2 tablespoons almond butter
  • drizzle of honey
  • chocolate shavings, optional


  1. Over medium high heat, bring oats, water, and zucchini to a bowl.
  2. Reduce heat to simmer; continue to cook stirring occasionally until water is absorbed and oats are thickened.
  3. Divide oatmeal into two bowls and top each with banana, coconut flakes, almond butter, honey, and chocolate shavings if desired.