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Sweet and Salty Homemade Granola

Perfect for a morning breakfast, or for topping yogurt!
Course Breakfast
Cuisine Baking
Keyword granola, homoemade granola, sweet and salty granola
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 10
Calories 185kcal
Author Pretty Providence

Ingredients

  • 2 cups quick oats
  • 1/4 cup coconut flakes
  • 1/4 cup peanuts
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds
  • 1/4 cup mini chocolate chips
  • 4 tbsp. butter melted
  • 2 tbsp. agave nectar plus more to taste
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. brown sugar
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
    On a baking sheet, add a silpat or non-stick baking mat.
    In a mixing bowl, stir together oats, coconut, peanuts, and almonds. In a small bowl, add melted butter, agave nectar, salt, brown sugar, vanilla, and cinnamon. Whisk well to combine. Add half the butter mixture to the oat mixture and stir. Taste oat mixture and if you prefer it sweeter, add more agave nectar.
    Spread oat mixture in an even layer across the baking sheet and put in the oven. Bake for 15 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from oven and add the remaining butter mixture. Return to the oven for 10 minutes. 
    Once done, remove from oven and let cool. Once cool, add the chocolate chips. Store in an air-tight container.

Notes

Stores well in an airtight container for a few months. 

Nutrition

Calories: 185kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 143mg | Potassium: 121mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 160IU | Calcium: 29mg | Iron: 1.2mg