If you’re an overnight oatmeal lover, you are going to adore this list of 15 best overnight oats recipes! This healthy meal prep breakfast is quick and easy to make. It’s convenient for kids, back to school season, and busy families.

With just a handful of pantry staples, you can prepare them in 5 minutes at nighttime. The next morning, they will be instantly ready to enjoy. Each recipe is vegan, dairy-free, and gluten-free friendly.

Basic Overnight Oats

Start with Basic Overnight Oats if you’re new to the overnight oatmeal world. They are simple, classic, and easily customizable with your choice of mix-ins and toppings. Stir in some fresh fruit, nut butter, chocolate chips, and more!

vegan basic overnight oats in a jar with chia seeds, almond milk, and rolled oats

Peanut Butter Overnight Oats

These Peanut Butter Overnight Oats are a sweet and salty breakfast recipe. They are ultra creamy, satisfying, and peanut buttery. If you’re a fan of another nut butter (like almond or cashew) try it with that instead. For a nut-free option, use sunflower seed butter.

vegan peanut butter overnight oats with chia seeds and yogurt in a jar

Chocolate Overnight Oats

Chocolate Overnight Oats are a guaranteed way to have a good day. They are rich, decadent, and perfect for chocolate lovers. How can you not smile when you’re beginning the morning with chocolate?!

vegan chocolate overnight oats in a jar with a spoon inserted into it

Birthday Cake Overnight Oats

Birthday Cake Overnight Oats are like eating dessert for breakfast. They are perfectly sweet, filled with rainbow sprinkles, and taste like cake batter. Enjoy this breakfast treat for birthdays and celebrations!

birthday cake overnight oats in a jar with sprinkles and whipped cream

Strawberries and Cream Overnight Oats

These Strawberries and Cream Overnight Oats are loaded with antioxidants. They are fruity, tart, and so refreshing. It’s a guaranteed favorite during strawberry season.

strawberries and cream overnight oats in a jar with a spoon

Mango Overnight Oats

Mango Overnight Oats have a delicious tropical flavor. They are sweet, fruity, and juicy. With chopped mango in every bite, they’ll mentally transport you beachside!

mango overnight oats inside a glass weck jar with a spoon

Cookie Dough Overnight Oats double as a sweet breakfast treat and a healthy dessert. They’re sweetened with brown sugar and loaded with chocolate chips. These oats are truly reminiscent of chocolate chip cookie dough!

vegan cookie dough overnight oats with chocolate chips in a jar

Protein Overnight Oats

These Protein Overnight Oats are great for anyone in need of a high protein breakfast idea. You can use any flavor of protein powder, and then spruce it up with your choice of mix-ins and toppings. The simple recipe is packed with about 20 grams of protein.

protein overnight oats in a jar with a spoon

Banana Overnight Oats

Banana Overnight Oats are reminiscent of banana bread. They are deliciously sweet, creamy, and made without yogurt. It’s a great way to put your overripe bananas to good use.

vegan banana overnight oats in a jar with walnuts on top

Carrot Cake Overnight Oats

Carrot Cake Overnight Oats will satisfy all of your carrot cake cravings! They have the same yummy taste, but the recipe is made with healthy ingredients. These oats are packed with cinnamon, shredded carrot, raisins, and maple syrup.

carrot cake overnight oats in a jar with a spoon inside it

PB and J Overnight Oats

These PB and J Overnight Oats transform the classic PB&J sandwich into a healthy breakfast recipe. The creamy oatmeal is layered with salted peanut butter and berry jam. This flavor is great for kids and adults alike!

pb and j overnight oats inside a glass weck jar with a spoon

Vanilla Overnight Oats

Calling all vanilla lovers! These Vanilla Overnight Oats were made for you. They’re simple, luscious, and packed with rich vanilla flavor. Feel free to elevate it with your choice of toppings.

vegan vanilla overnight oats with dairy-free yogurt and chia seeds inside a jar

Peaches and Cream Overnight Oats

Peaches and Cream Overnight Oats are a summertime favorite. Chopped peaches add a burst of sweet, tart, and juicy flavor in every bite. They are incredibly refreshing and packed with vitamin C.

a jar of peaches and cream overnight oats with a spoon inside it

Apple Cinnamon Overnight Oats

Apple Cinnamon Overnight Oats taste like apple pie in a jar. They’re loaded with chopped apples, cinnamon, and a dash of maple syrup. It’s a classic fall breakfast idea for busy families and back-to-school season.

a jar of apple cinnamon overnight oats in a glass jar with chia seeds and yogurt

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

You’ll especially love Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats during pumpkin spice season. They taste like dessert for breakfast, as if you’re eating pumpkin pie in a jar. Add all of your favorite toppings, including almond butter, whipped cream, and chopped pecans.

pumpkin pie overnight oats inside a glass jar with whipped cream and pecans on top