Country Oatmeal in a New York Minute

Less time making oatmeal means more time to enjoy it.

Zoom Hot Cereal Mix

In only one minute, you can cook up a bowl of delicious country cereal. Sure, it’s a good source of fiber and nutrition. But your family will love it because it tastes awesome.

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Primary Prep, Ingredients & Nutritional Info

Stove Top Directions

  1. // Bring water to boil. Add salt (optional).
  2. // Stir in Krusteaz Zoom Hot Cereal Mix. Reduce heat and continue to boil for one minute, stirring frequently.
  3. // Cover and remove from heat. Let stand 1 minute before serving. Serve with brown sugar, sliced fruit, milk, or cream.

Microwave Directions (One Serving)

  1. // Combine 1/3 cup Zoom, 2/3 cup water and a dash of salt (optional) in microwave safe bowl.
  2. // Microwave on full power two minutes
  3. // Stir to prevent lumping.
  4. // Cook an additional minute or until cereal appears creamy.
  5. // Let stand one minute before serving.
  6. // Serve Zoom hot, with brown sugar, sliced fruit and milk or cream.
Krusteaz Zoom Hot Cereal Mix1/3 cup 2/3 cup 1 1/3 cups
Water2/3 cup1 1/3 cups2 2/3 cups
Saltdash1/4 tsp1/2 tsp

Nutrition Facts 18 Oz

Serving Size: 1/3 cup uncooked mix (35g) (amount for )

Servings Per Container: about 14

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat5
% Daily Value*
Total Fat0.5g1%
Saturated Fat0g0%
Trans Fat0g
Total Carbohydrate24g8%
Dietary Fiber4g16%
Vitamin A0%
Vitamin C0%
Calcium 0%


Whole wheat.


Made on equipment that makes products containing wheat, soy and milk

Refer to the package for the most current ingredient information.


Because making it is half the fun, right?

Stir things up with our favorite mix-ins & recipes.

  • Apples & Cinnamon Zoom

    Add 1/4 cup peeled, diced apples, 1 tbsp sugar & 1/2 tsp cinnamon to water before cooking.


    Chocolate Cream Zoom

    Add 1/2 tsp unsweetened cocoa powder & sugar to taste. Serve with milk or vanilla non-dairy cream.

    Cocoa powder

    Hawaiian Zoom Delight

    Add 2 tbsp drained crushed pineapple & 1 tbsp flaked coconut.


    Peaches 'n Cream Cereal

    Swirl in 1/2 cup peach yogurt.


    Zoom & Fruit

    Stir in 2 tbsp of your favorite fruit such as strawberries, bananas or apples.


  • Apple Crunch

    Prep 20 min Total Time 1 hr Servings 8


    1 cup Krusteaz Zoom Hot Cereal Mix, uncooked

    1/2 cup all-purpose flour

    1 cup packed brown sugar

    2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

    1/3 cup butter or margarine, softened

    4 1/2 cups peeled and sliced apples (4 medium)

    1. //Preheat oven to 350ºF. Lightly grease 8x8x2-inch pan.
    2. //In medium bowl, blend together Krusteaz Zoom Hot Cereal Mix, flour, brown sugar and cinnamon. Cut in butter with fork or pastry blender until mixture resembles size of small peas. Press half of mixture into prepared pan. Layer with sliced apples. Sprinkle remaining mixture over apples.
    3. //Bake 40-45 minutes. Serve warm with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream.

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