Cranberry Granola Bars Recipe

Looking for an easy Cranberry Granola bars recipe? Learn how to make Cranberry Granola bars using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by wkile76

Makes 20 servings



A great foodnetwork recipe from Ina Garten

Recipe Ingredients for Cranberry Granola bars

2 1/2 cups oats
2/3 cup almonds, sliced
1 cup walnuts, chopped
1 cup shredded coconut
3 tbspn butter
2/3 cup honey
1/4 cup brown sugar
1 1/2 tspn vanilla extract
1/4 tspn sea salt
6 oz dried cranberries

Recipe Directions for Cranberry Granola bars

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter an 8 by 12-inch baking dish and line it with parchment paper.

  2. Toss the oatmeal, almonds, and coconut together on a sheet pan and bake for 10 to 12 minutes, stirring occasionally, until lightly browned. Transfer the mixture to a large mixing bowl and stir in the wheat germ.

  3. Reduce the oven temperature to 300 degrees F.

  4. Place the butter, honey, brown sugar, vanilla, and salt in a small saucepan and bring to a boil over medium heat. Cook and stir for a minute, then pour over the toasted oatmeal mixture. Add the dates, apricots, and cranberries and stir well.

  5. Pour the mixture into the prepared pan. Wet your fingers and lightly press the mixture evenly into the pan. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes, until light golden brown. Cool for at least 2 to 3 hours before cutting into squares. Serve at room temperature.

Categories

Snacks

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 47.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
171
Calories from Fat
81
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.0g
14%
Saturated Fat
2.7g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
5mg
2%
Sodium
38mg
2%
Potassium
123mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
21.0g
7%
Dietary Fiber
2.6g
10%
Sugars
12.0g
Protein
3.7g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 2% Iron 5%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • High in manganese
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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