Mom’s Granola


3 cups large flake oatmeal, (not quick cooking)

¼ cup chopped pecans

¼ cup slivered almonds

¼ cup sunflower seeds

¼ cup dried cranberries

¼ cup pumpkin seeds

¼ cup raisins or currents

¼ cup coconut

½ teaspoon cinnamon (optional)

½ cup honey or maple syrup

¼ cup vegetable oil.

Combine all ingredients except dried fruit, oil and honey in a large bowl

Heat honey and oil together till warm, Not hot and pour over mixture, mix well, spread on a parchment lined cookie sheet and bake @ 325 deg until toasted, 15 – 20 min depending on your oven. Stir every 10 min, when done add the dried fruit.

Category: Breakfast & Brunch
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2 Responses
  1. susangrosser says:

    Good morning Blima,
    Love this recipe. Love it! Perfect with my hot cereal and as a topping for yoghurt and fruit. Thank your mom and thank you. As you showed me I will always keep a container on my counter. Even good by itself. Thanks again. Susan

  2. blima says:

    Hi Susan,
    Isnt it fabulous when you find a new recipe that is easy and healthy.

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