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Peanut Butter and Banana Overnight Oats

Overnight oats are a great way to meal prep ahead of time. They are an excellent source of whole grains, fiber, and protein to help keep you satisfied. Start with 1/2 cup of milk or milk alternative. If you prefer a thicker or thinner final product, just adjust your amount of liquid accordingly. 

This classic combination of peanut butter and banana makes a tasty and filling breakfast, snack, or dessert. Customize your overnight oats with your milk, yogurt, nut butter, and toppings of choice. 

Serving size: 1½ cups
Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time:0 minutes 
Total time: 5 minutes + overnight


  • 1/2 cup oats (old fashioned or rolled oats work best)
  • 1/2 cup milk or milk-alternative (1%, skim, almond, etc.)
  • 1/2 cup nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 1 Tablespoon chia seeds
  • 1 Tablespoon maple syrup or honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 Tablespoon peanut butter (or nut butter of your choice)
  • 1/2 banana, sliced (option to add banana before refrigeration or right before eating)
  • Optional: additional sliced fruit or a few chocolate chips


  1. Add all ingredients to a food-safe jar or food-storage container.
    – Option to add banana before refrigeration or right before eating.
  2. Mix until well combined.
  3. Seal and place in refrigerator for at least 2 hours or overnight.
  4. Top with sliced banana before serving if not previously added.
Label- Peanut Butter And Banana Overnight Oats

Nutrition information based on recipe made with unsweetened almond milk