Granola Extreme

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by L DJ

Wholesome snack, great topping for vanilla yogurt

Top Review by ratherbeswimmin'

I have had this on my list of recipes to try since it first was posted, but am now just getting around to it. We have a cool beans and grains store here and that is where I got most of the ingredients. The granola was really very easy to make and it tastes so yummy. Much better than store-bought. The molasses and brown sugar are the most distinctive flavors. For the dried fruit, I used a combination of golden raisins, craisins, and dried apricots. My whole family loves snacking on granola and we are now set for quite a while. Thanks LDJ.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven 300' degrees.
  2. Spray 2 baking sheets (with sides) with with pan spray.
  3. In very large bowl mix first 9 ingredients.
  4. In sauce pan combine brown sugar, water, oil, honey, salt and vanilla cook over medium heat til sugar dissolves stirring constantly, do not boil.
  5. Immediately pour over cereals and nuts, toss quickly to coat all.
  6. Divide onto prepared pans bake 30 minutes each, stir during baking to brown evenly.
  7. When golden brown remove from oven, allow to cool.
  8. Add banana chips, coconut chips and dried fruits and toss.
  9. Store in airtight container.

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