Looking for a yummy snack that you can make at home? Try these homemade granola bars! They are easy to make and are perfect for an on-the-go breakfast or a quick snack.
- 2 cups of rolled oats
- 1/2 cup of chopped nuts (choose your favorite)
- 1/2 cup of dried fruit (raisins, cranberries, or cherries)
- 1/4 cup of brown sugar
- 1/4 cup of honey
- 1/4 cup of melted butter or coconut oil
- 1/2 teaspoon of salt
- 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
- Preheat your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and line a 8-inch square baking dish with parchment paper.
- In a large mixing bowl, mix together the oats, nuts, and dried fruit.
- In a separate mixing bowl, whisk together the brown sugar, honey, melted butter or coconut oil, salt, and vanilla extract until well combined.
- Pour the wet ingredients over the dry ingredients and stir until evenly coated.
- Spread the mixture evenly into the baking dish, pressing down firmly with a spatula or spoon.
- Bake for 20-25 minutes or until the edges are golden brown.
- Let the granola bars cool in the dish for 10 minutes before removing and slicing into bars.
- Store the granola bars in an airtight container for up to a week.
These granola bars are a delicious and nutritious snack that you can make at home in no time. Customize them with your favorite nuts and dried fruits for a personalized treat. They are perfect for busy mornings or an afternoon snack. Enjoy!