Homemade Honey Nut Granola

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Crunchy, lightly sweetened with honey, this delicious granola will be sure to give you the nutrition you need to satisfy you at any time of the day. Granola has been known to improve digestion, promote weight loss, reduce cholesterol levels and improve energy levels among many other health benefits.

If you have never tried homemade granola you are in for a treat! It is not only super easy to make, but tastes dramatically better then store bought and is way more economical on your wallet!

Because we have a large family (count 6 kids) we are always trying to make things in bulk that will last a long time… and feed a lot of mouths! I have been making this granola recipe since my youngest was little. (he’s 13 now!)

Honey is our go to sweetener around here (obviously)! We go through a crazy amount each week. We are a little spoiled! This granola has just the right amount of sweetness from the honey and nuttiness from the almonds and coconut. I’m sure it will become a staple in your house as well!

Honey Nut Granola

Recipe by Rebekah Harris

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You will need :

1 Pot

Mixing bowl

2 Pans

Measuring Cup

Aluminum Foil ( to prevent having to clean sticky pans)


Mixing Spoon


Makes about 6 cups. Shelf life about 2 weeks.

  • 4 1/2 Cups Organic Old Fashioned Rolled Oats

  • 3/4 Cup. Organic Virgin( unrefined) Coconut Oil

  • 1 Cup. Organic Coconut flakes

  • 1/2 Cup. Honey ( raw, unfiltered and unheated)

  • 1/2 Cup. Pecans( or preferred nut)

  • 1/2 Cup. Almonds

  • 1 Tbs. Vanilla

  • 1 Tbs. Cinnamon


Preheat oven to 325

  1. Melt coconut oil in pot.

  2. Pour coconut oil, vanilla, cinnamon, and honey into mixing bowl and whisk until combined.

  3. Add in oatmeal, nuts and coconut flakes and mix until everything is incorporated.

  4. Spread mixture between 2 pans covered with aluminium foil.

  5. Cook for 15 to 20 minutes until golden brown. Take out and mix half way between baking.

  6. Pour into glass container and eat with milk, yogurt, fresh or dried fruit. Store in cool, dry place.