Low Fat Granola with Sun-Dried Fruit and Almonds

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

Cranberries, mixed tropical fruit and sliced almonds abound in this low-fat, no added sugar granola recipe. Store granola in individual zip-lock bags for quick on-the-go snacks.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees F.
  2. In a large bowl, combine oats, cinnamon and ginger.
  3. In a separate bowl, combine honey, egg whites and applesauce.
  4. Add to oat mixture.
  5. Loosely pat into large cookie sheet and bake for 30-40 minutes (or longer, if necessary), stirring every 15 minutes.
  6. Cool granola to room temperature.
  7. Stir in cranberries, dried mixed fruit and almonds.
  8. Store in an airtight container.
  9. Serve with milk or yogurt.
  10. Enjoy!
Most Helpful

This was different. I actually made it for a friend but decided not to give it to her because of the way it turned out. Even though I followed the recipe it seemed undercooked to me. After I finished putting it all together and let it cool it wasn't crunchy or anything. I may try it again but if I did, I would cook it longer. Thank you.

Kate Fisher May 06, 2010

This is a good substitute for the high granola that you buy. It is not very sweet but maybe sweeten applesauce or a little brown sugar would sweeten if you would like it sweeter. It is extremely easy to make and very cost effective.

Scott Cress June 07, 2003

I make this granola all the time now and eat it for my breakfast or on plain granola and ice cream. I use pumpkin seeds, shredded coconut, almonds, dried cranberries, raisons and flax seeds. It is so low fat and very good for you. Not too sweet.

I_love2nurse in Canada May 27, 2008