The Best Granola


3 c old-fashioned oats

1 c chopped walnuts (or pecans, or almonds)

1 c unsweetened coconut flakes

3 Tbsp brown sugar

¾ tsp cinnamon

1 tsp ginger

¾ tsp salt

1/3 c honey

2 Tbsp canola oil

cooking spray

1 c dried fruit – anything you like


Preheat oven to 300 degrees.

Line a rimmed baking sheet with foil for easy clean up. Spay it with just a touch of cooking spray.

Mix 1st eight ingredients in a large bowl.

Mix honey and oil in a small saucepan and heat to combine. Pour over granola mixture and stir to mix well.

Spread on baking sheet.

Bake for 40 minutes or until golden stirring every 10 minutes. 

Cool then stir in fruit.

Store in an airtight container.

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