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We’ve all been there – standing in the cereal aisle, staring at the endless rows of packaged granola, wondering which one is actually worth buying. But what if I told you that you could make your own delicious, crunchy granola right in your own kitchen? That’s right, forget the processed and often sugar-laden store-bought options – Homemade Granola is where it’s at. Not only is it simple and cost-effective, but the possibilities for flavor combinations are endless.

So, whether you’re taking it on a hike, packing it for lunch, sprinkling it over yogurt, or simply snacking straight from the bag, this Homemade Granola is your deliciously satisfying, nutrient-packed companion. It’s not just food; it’s fuel for life. So, go ahead, savor the crunch, feel the energizing power of nature in every bite, and take on the world with this Homemade Granola. Transform your everyday routine into an extraordinary journey with every bite. Your adventure starts here.

What is Homemade Granola?

Homemade Granola is a versatile, nutrient-rich food often consumed for breakfast or snacking. It involves a unique combination of rolled oats, nuts, and honey or other sweeteners, mixed together and baked until crispy. This concoction can be customized according to individual preferences with the addition of seeds, dried fruits, spices, or even chocolate chips for an added touch of sweetness.

Ingredients

Homemade Granola Ingredients

How to make Homemade Granola

Preheat oven to 350° F. Lightly grease a large baking sheet pan.

greased sheet pan

Combine the vegetable oil, honey, molasses in a small saucepan over low heat. Cook for about 2 minutes, until well blended and very hot.

Remove the mixture from the heat.

honey molasses and vegetable oil

Combine the rolled oats, pecans, walnuts, sesame seeds, pumpkin seeds, and sunflower seeds in a large bowl.

granola dry ingredients in bowl

Pour the honey mixture over the oat mixture and stir to combine. Make sure all the oats, nuts, and seeds are thoroughly coated.

granola mixed together

Spread the granola out evenly on the prepared baking sheets.

granola on sheet pan

Bake for 30 minutes, stirring every 10 minutes, until golden brown. Be careful not to overbake it.

stirring granola

Remove the granola from the oven and allow it to cool completely. It will be crispy when it cools.

granola out of the oven (1)

Store the granola in an airtight container at room temperature. It should stay fresh for a couple of weeks.

Homemade Granola

Tools For This Recipe

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  • Nordic Ware Baking Pan These pans are large enough to make stirring snacks like these seasoned pretzels so easy.
  • Silicone Spatula – The whole spatula is seamless design. Perfect for cooking baking pastry cream cake and etc. Non-stick, Stain resistant and Odorless.
  • Pyrex glass mixing bowl – The Pyrex Glass Mixing Bowl is handy to store in the fridge and freezer when you need to freeze contents or keep them fresh.
  • GreenPan Sauce pan GreenPan’s healthy non-stick coating make cooking a breeze and cleanup is even easier.
  • Silicone Mixing Spoon–The perfect spoons to keep your nonstick pans scratch free.

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