This is the perfect gift for those weight watchers.
Because this recipe call for oil ,and all other ingredients are good for you. and its also can be use in baking like topping for fruit bake or bars and home made granola is wonderful gift too. just make them cool completely add to plastic bags add tag and ribbon and you are good to go.
Home made granola is much batter then store brought and you can select the nuts according to your personal preference.
• 5 cups old-fashioned rolled oats
• 1/2-cup walnuts or pecans
• 1cups sliced almonds
• 1cup whole almonds
• 1/4-cup canola oil
• 1tbs honey and 1tbs sugar.
• 1/2-cup real maple syrup
• 1 cup golden raisins
• 1 cup dried blue berries
• 1 cup dried cranberries
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
Toss the oats, pecans and almonds together in a large bowl. Mix together the oil, maple syrup and honey in a small bowl. Pour the liquids over the oat mixture and stir with a wooden spoon until all the oats and nuts are coated. Pour onto a 2 large sheet pan Bake, stirring occasionally with a wooden spoon, until the mixture turns a nice, even, golden brown, about 25 minutes.
Remove the granola from the oven and allow cooling, stirring occasionally. Add the blue berries, raisins cranberries, and. And cool the granola completely .
Store the granola in an airtight container.