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Cream of Wheat- How to Make It Quick and Easy

Keyword: cream recipe, wheat


  • cup cream of wheat
  • 2 cups water
  • sugar


  • Add your water to a saucepan and cook on medium heat until water boils.
  • Add in the cream of wheat and whisk constantly. You are trying to eliminate lumps. If your heat is too high or you are not whisking adequately, lumps will form, and you can turn off the heat and whisk to get rid of them. It might be necessary to add more water to help eliminate the lumps.
  • Once your cream of wheat has been stirred to eliminate lumps, you can lower the heat and allow it to simmer for 2 minutes. This will make the cream of wheat thicken. It should have the thickness of oatmeal when it is ready.
  • Turn off the heat and add the milk, stirring it until it is all absorbed and looks smooth.
  • Add a garnish, if you like or a flavoring to give your cream of wheat more taste. You can add blueberries, honey, peaches, or syrup. If you want to know how to make cream of wheat taste good, then you need to add some sort of flavoring to it. Most people will not like the blandness of unflavored cream of wheat.