Walnut Cinnamon Maple Granola

walnut cinnamon maple granola hand lettering with bounce

I improvised a batch of granola using walnuts, cinnamon, and maple syrup. It tastes perfect, and it's my favorite combo so far. Unfortunately I didn't take detailed notes of the recipe! I learned a lesson there, and once I realized how much I like this flavor I jotted down the formula the best I could remember: Formula… Continue reading Walnut Cinnamon Maple Granola

Gingersnap granola

homemade gingersnap granola in jars

Recipe Adapted from Gingersnap Granola from budgetbytes.com Process notes omitted oat bran, almonds, and raisins baked at 350° for 30 min, stirring once Results This granola has a deep, sweet flavor. There's something about adding milk to it that kicks it up to the next level. Next time I'd shorten the baking time a few minutes so… Continue reading Gingersnap granola

Apple Walnut Granola

bowl of apple pie walnut granola

I don't normally have store-bought cereal in the pantry, but one day I found a great deal on a granola cereal. Every once in while I sprinkle it on some homemade yogurt and it's OK, but it's about half puffed rice so it's pretty weak. Then the other day I just had a bowl of it with milk… Continue reading Apple Walnut Granola

Maple Spiced Nut Granola with Pecans, Flax, and Sunflower Seeds

Maple Spiced Nut Granola with Pecans, Flax Seeds, and Sunflower Seeds

It's very rare that we host overnight guests at our place, but this weekend we'll have company for a few days. Of course this got me thinking about what the heck other people like to eat at home. This granola sounded like a crowd pleaser and a perfect item for the pantry. Even though it's summer, and… Continue reading Maple Spiced Nut Granola with Pecans, Flax, and Sunflower Seeds