Granola bars. John and I kind of have a thing for granola bars. It started when we discovered the glory that is Trader Joe's Apple (Pie). But, granola bars aren't always synonymous with healthy.
Another tasty and budget-friendly option, Nature Valley granola bars taste sweet and crunchy. The difference between the two is that we bake Granola Bars in a pan instead of spreading the granola mixture onto a baking sheet. Jump to the Easy Homemade Granola Bars Recipe or read on to see how we make them. You can have Granola bars using 8 ingredients and 5 steps. Here is how you achieve that.
Ingredients of Granola bars
- It’s 6 of soft dates.
- Prepare 2 of figs.
- You need 4 tbsp of oats.
- It’s 1 tbsp of flaxseeds.
- You need 1 tbsp of sesame seeds.
- It’s 1 tbsp of coconut.
- It’s 1 tbsp of honey.
- It’s 10-12 of almonds.
We have a history with granola bars. I hate to say it, but granola bars are kind of the ex-boyfriends of the snack world: They look great on the outside, but a lot of them kinda suck once you. These homemade granola bars have slightly better nutrition facts than store-bought Quaker Chewy Granola Bars, but-more importantly-they have a MUCH shorter and cleaner ingredient list! Granola bars, a healthy snack, so convenient to eat on the go.
Granola bars instructions
- First of all boil dates and figs with half cup water just for 2 to 3 minutes..when it become soft mash it and make a paste.
- In a pan roast oats,sesame seeds, coconut powder…then grind it with flax seeds and almonds.
- Now mix dates paste and honey in dry ingredients and mix it well.
- Grease a pan and place this batter in pan..Mark with knife and freeze it for half an hour.
- Now cut in cubes or bars as your choice and keep in airtight container..U can keep it for one week.
You can also eat them for breakfast or even as a dessert. No-bake granola bars are also stickier, so this version is better to eat on the blog. Jenny Jones shows you how easy it is to make granola bars at home with lots of crunchy nuts and chocolate chips. Granola is a breakfast food and snack food consisting of rolled oats, nuts, honey or other sweeteners such as brown sugar, and sometimes puffed rice, that is usually baked until it is crisp. Have you ever made your own homemade granola bars?