Homemade Granola Bars: Nutty Energy Boost
If you’re looking for a delicious and nutritious snack to fuel your day, look no further than these Homemade Granola Bars. Packed with nutty goodness and natural energy boosters, these bars are not only easy to make but also a crowd-pleaser for the whole family.
- 1 cup rolled oats
- 1/2 cup almonds, chopped
- 1/2 cup walnuts, chopped
- 1/2 cup honey
- 1/4 cup peanut butter
- 1/4 cup dried cranberries
- 1/4 cup dark chocolate chips
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/2 tsp salt
- Start by preheating your oven to 350°F (175°C) and lining a baking dish with parchment paper.
- In a large mixing bowl, combine the rolled oats, chopped almonds, chopped walnuts, dried cranberries, and dark chocolate chips.
- In a small saucepan over low heat, warm the honey, peanut butter, vanilla extract, and salt until well combined.
- Pour the honey mixture over the dry ingredients and stir until everything is evenly coated.
- Transfer the mixture to the prepared baking dish and press it down firmly using the back of a spoon.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 20-25 minutes, or until the edges turn golden brown.
- Remove from the oven and let it cool completely before cutting it into bars.
- Enjoy your Homemade Granola Bars as a quick and nutritious snack on the go!
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 12 bars
These Homemade Granola Bars are the perfect combination of crunchy nuts, sweet honey, and a hint of chocolate. They’re not only a delicious treat but also a great source of energy to keep you going throughout the day. Plus, they are so easy to make!
Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 210 | Fat: 12g | Carbohydrates: 22g | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 14g | Protein: 5g
If you’re tired of store-bought granola bars that are loaded with artificial ingredients and preservatives, give these Homemade Granola Bars a try. You can customize them with your favorite nuts and dried fruits for a personalized twist. Whether you need a quick breakfast option, a post-workout snack, or something to satisfy your mid-afternoon cravings, these bars have got you covered. Make a batch today and enjoy the nutty goodness!