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Buttery Maple-Pecan Granola

December 04, 2014 by Jodi MacKinnon (QFG) Leave a Comment
Bowl of sweet salty maple pecan granola
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
35 mins

It's time to ditch store-bought granola for this sweet, salty, buttery, nutty granola perfection.

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Servings: 16-20
Author: Nicole MacVicar

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 275°F. Line several baking sheets with parchment paper.
  2. Combine oats, coconut, almonds, pecans, sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds, and cinnamon.
  3. In a saucepan combine the maple sugar, butter, acacia honey, chestnut honey, and coconut oil. Cook over medium heat until the butter has melted and it's hot.
  4. Remove from the heat and stir in the vanilla and maple flavour.
  5. Combine with the dry ingredients and kosher salt.
  6. Spread in an even layer on the prepared baking sheets.
  7. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until light golden.
  8. Cool and store in an air-tight container for up to 2 weeks.

Create a custom granola blend by substituting your favourite nuts and seeds and adding dried fruit.

About Jodi MacKinnon (QFG)

Qualifirst's COO, Jodi loves cooking and baking. Taking raw ingredients and turning them into something that is absolutely delicious, with just the right flavor balance, is one of her favorite pastimes.