Granola Bars

Cindy Minney


These granola bars are a great healthy snack, not to sweet, and can be designed to you and your family's own taste.

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10 Min
30 Min
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1 c
rolled oats (5 minute or old fashioned)
1/2 c
whole wheat flour
1/2 c
nugget cereal(i use bear naked) or grape nuts
1/4 c
sunflower seeds
1/4 c
nuts, chopped (whatever is on hand, i like almonds)
7 oz
dried mixed fruit
1 tsp
cinnamon, ground
1/4 c
applesauce, no sugar added
1/4 c
3 Tbsp
brown sugar
2 Tbsp
oil, canola or vegetable

How to Make Granola Bars


  • 1Preheat oven to 325, and line a 9 inch baking dish with foil, spray with cooking spray.
  • 2In a large bowl, add first 7 ingredients and mix. In a smaller bowl or glass measuring dish mix the next 5 ingredients and add to your dry mixture.
  • 3Pour into baking dish and press. Bake in oven for 30 minutes, top will be brown.

    Variations: omit oil, and add more applesauce; use peanuts, peanut butter and chocolate chips; use only one dried fruit of your liking or any varity of nuts. I like that these are not to sweet some may prefer to add more sugar. Do what your family likes.

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About Granola Bars

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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