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Homemade Granola Bars

I have been making some and looking to see if anyone else does this?

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hjpmommy

Asked by hjpmommy at 9:47 PM on Sep. 21, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • I've tried and they never turned out. They were really sticky and too soft.

    Would you like to share your recipe?
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 9:50 PM on Sep. 21, 2010

  • Well it from eatingwell.com they have some great recipes. I am getting ready to try some again. They tasted great.
    hjpmommy

    Comment by hjpmommy (original poster) at 9:51 PM on Sep. 21, 2010

  • i used to make them all the time, and now i can't find the recipe i used!!!
    thanks! i will try eatingwell.com
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 10:47 PM on Sep. 21, 2010

  • I found a great recipe this summer. They're not too hard unless you overbake them, and they're not too sweet but they are good. Not sticky, either.
    * 4 cups oatmeal
    * 2 cups flour
    * 1 cup coconut
    * 1/4 c. sugar
    * 2 tsp. baking soda
    * 1/2 tsp. salt
    * 3/4 c. vegetable oil
    * 3/4 c. honey (OR 1/2 c. honey & 1/4 c. molasses OR 1/2 c. honey & 1/4 c. light corn syrup)
    * raisins, chocolate chips, sunflower seeds, dried fruits, nuts....whatever you'd like to add

    Mix dry ingredients well. Add oil and honey. Mix well. Get your fingers in there and mix it until all is blended and slightly sticky. Add raisins or whatever you like. Press firmly into jelly roll pan (12 x 15 or close to that). Bake 15 to 20 minutes at 350°. They will look puffy and soft when you take them out. Do not let them turn brown or they will be very hard. Cut into squares/rectangles while still warm.
    michiganmom116

    Answer by michiganmom116 at 11:02 PM on Sep. 21, 2010

  • *bump* for later!
    mom2aspclboy

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 12:08 AM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • i do!
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:08 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

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