Carrot Cake Slow Cooker Steel Cut Oats

Serves 4

10 Minute Prep Time

By Sarah Skalzub, RHN on March 23, 2015 , categorized in Breakfast

Just when you thought your mornings couldn’t get any better, we’ve hit you with this recipe that will knock your socks off…or on, since you’ll most likely just be crawling out of bed to enjoy this one.  Carrot cake lovers unite, over this easy, healthy version of your favorite treat.


  • 1 cup steel cut oats
  • 1 cup shredded carrots
  • 5 cups water
  • 1 serving Vanilla Chai Vega One™ Nutritional Shake
  • ¼ cup raisins
  • ½ tsp sea salt
  • ¼ cup chopped walnuts
  • 1 tsp maple syrup (optional)


  1. Place all ingredients except the walnuts and maple syrup in your slow-cooker and cook on low for 7 hours.

  2. Once oats have finished cooking, top with chopped walnuts and drizzle with maple syrup.

Sarah Skalzub, RHN

Sarah is a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Personal Trainer and works at Vega as a Product Specialist. Sarah educates from experience! Drawing on her retail leadership in the natural health industry, her own nutrition consulting, and a personal passion, she equips audiences with tools and inspiration to feel their absolute best from the inside, out. Specializing in sports and fitness recommendations, Sarah is active as a runner, playing soccer or enjoying the Rocky Mountains on her snowboard.