Bette's Fabulous Granola

Bette's Fabulous Granola

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17 review(s) averaging 4.7. 94% would make again

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"Awesome recipe! Great over yogurt. I used craisins, dried bananas, sunflower seeds, sliced almonds and pumpkin seeds. Needed to make another batch the next day since the first one disappeared!"


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4 c Old Fashioned Oatmeal
1 1/2 c Packed light brown sugar
1/2 t Salt
1/2 t Cinnamon
1/4 c Vegetable oil
1/4 c Honey
1 t Vanilla
2 c Dried fruit; pumpkin seeds, pecans, dates, raisins, coconut, etc.

Original recipe makes 4 Servings



Heat oven to 300 degrees. Mix dry ingredients. Warm oil and honey in saucepan. Whisk in vanilla. Pour over dry mixture in a large batter bowl. Gently stir, using hands to mix well. Bake on a large rimmed cookie sheet for about 40 minutes. Stir around every 10 minutes. Cool, then stir in fruit.


from Bette Huff


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Very easy to make and this goes real good with yogurt and fresh fruit for the perfect breakfast, this is my Photo, CCheryl



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On the whole excellent but it was way too sweet (even with half the sugar) which is impressive given my addiction to sweet things. I added flax seed, sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds and dried cranberries. I will absolutely be making this again but with even less sugar.
celeste_zimmermann 11 month ago

I've made this recipe several times over the past two years. I've changed the nuts used craisins and raisins and its a never fail recipe. I love it.
Rybicki2012 1 year ago

Great and easy! I used a 'health' mix that I found in the grocery of dried cranberries, sunflower seeds, peanuts, almonds and raisins for the 2 cups of dried fruit. Perfect! Great over yogurt!
Riverfox57 1 year ago

So yummy and great mixed in yogurt.
Dkass 2 years ago

I have been making this for years. I have to triple the Batch or it will be gone in a day.
Jeanwgriffin 2 years ago

Awesome recipe! Great over yogurt. I used craisins, dried bananas, sunflower seeds, sliced almonds and pumpkin seeds. Needed to make another batch the next day since the first one disappeared!
CarollynnA 2 years ago

Fantastic! First time I made granola. Everyone who I shared it with loved it! I am goin to make more for the holidays.
Rybicki2012 2 years ago

I just made this. It tastes great. I added 1/4 cup of peanut butter to the honey mixture. And it's great as a cereal. I will definitely share this recipe with family and friends.
ddeyoung875 2 years ago

Love it! can easily be customized to Include what's in my pantry at the time. I used almonds, walnuts and dried cranberries.
terrietategraham 3 years ago

I made this granola recipe today and it was super easy and fun to make! I will make it again and probably give as gifts too! Thanks for sharing!
ChristinaJones123 3 years ago

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