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Homemade Granola (Maple & Pecan)

4.83 from 28 votes
Learn how to make Homemade Granola with my easy baked granola recipe. It's a perfect breakfast to start your day off right!
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Start your week off right with my new Bold Baking Breakfast series. In my first episode, I’ll show you how to create my easy to make Homemade Granola with lovely maple and pecan flavors. Learn the tricks to making perfect granola every time and create a delicious breakfast dish perfect for any occasion!

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Homemade Granola

4.83 from 28 votes
Learn how to make Homemade Granola with my easy baked granola recipe. It's a perfect breakfast to start your day off right!
Servings: 20 oz
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Total Time 1 hr 5 mins
Learn how to make Homemade Granola with my easy baked granola recipe. It's a perfect breakfast to start your day off right!
Servings: 20 oz

Ingredients

  • 3 Cups (12oz/345g) Rolled oats
  • 2 Cups (10oz/280g) Pecans, chopped
  • 3/4 Cup (2oz/60g) Shredded coconut
  • 1/4 Cup plus 2 tablespoons (2oz/60g) dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 Cup plus 2 tablespoons (2oz/60g) maple syrup
  • 1/4 Cup (1 ½ oz/46g) Oil (Coconut, canola, vegetable, sunflower)
  • 2 Tbsp warm water
  • 3/4 tsp salt

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 325oF (160oC).
  • In a large bowl, combine the oats, nuts, coconut, and brown sugar.
  • In a separate bowl, combine maple syrup, water, oil, and salt. Combine both mixtures and pour onto a lined sheet pans. Cook for around 45/55 minutes, stirring every 20 minutes to achieve an even color.
  • Bake until the granola is golden brown all over.
  • Remove from oven and leave to cool completely. Transfer into an airtight container for up to 2 months.

 

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Urooj Asim
Urooj Asim
1 year ago

Hey i tried your recipe. Hands down the best recipe for granola. My son absolutely loved it. Thank you so much. I didn’t have pecans and maple syrup so i substituted with coconut shavings, almonds and honey. Definitely will make a big batch again. Thanks once again

caric36
10 months ago

Hi Gemma,
Delicious recipe….substituted pecans for salted peanuts and omitted the extra salt…..saved to favourites ❤️ Love your recipes….made lemon curd ice cream after making both the lemon curd and condensed milk…I’m sure if I kept a cow I could make double cream and hard cheese…using your recipes of course! Love your videos too….

Char
Char
8 hours ago

Delicious! Thanks for the recipe!

Aude
3 months ago

Hi Gemma and the team! Happy new year! Thank you so much for this recipe! I used it and adapted it to the tastes of our household 🙂 instead of 280g of pecans, I put 55g of pecans, 55g of hazelnuts, 55g of almonds, 55g of chocolate chips (once the granola was cool) and a little bit of dried banana cut in bits and some pumpkin & sesame seeds . I also added (fresh out of the oven) 55g of cranberries and an equal amount of dried apricots cut in chunks. I also added a tad of vanilla extract and… Read more »

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Joanna
Joanna
5 months ago

What can we replace the coconut with.?

10 months ago

Just made your granola recipe but used walnuts and almonds instead of pecans and used coconut sugar instead of brown sugar. Everything else the same. It tastes great

Heather
Heather
11 months ago

This is by far the best granola I’ve ever had. I have made it a few times now for my family. I make a batch with the pecans,coconut and pumpkin seeds for me and my husband… and a batch of just the coconut with no nuts for the kids! They love it. I’m just curious tho..would it be considered a healthy granola (or is it considered high in sugar)? Thanks so much!

Aanchal
Aanchal
11 months ago

I am so excited to make the homemade granola but the only problem is that i only have instant cooking oats. Will that help?

Leslie
Leslie
1 year ago

Can Old Fashioned Oats be used in place of rolled oats?

Farwin
Farwin
1 year ago

Hi Gemma,
I am a newbie to your site. Bumped into it accidentally through Youtube. Absolutely loving the outcome! I am about to try your granola. Is coconut an absolute must in this recipe? Is their a substitute?

TIA

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