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Gingerbread Granola

A nutty, festive breakfast for one and all

30 mins
8 ingredients
$1.25 / person
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Gingerbread Granola

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Ingredients

Serves = 10

  • 4 cups whole oats
  • 2 tbsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
  • ¼ cup maple syrup
  • 1/3 cup pepitas
  • 1/3 cup pecans
  • 1/3 cup almonds

It’s this easy

1. Preheat fan forced oven to 180 degrees Celsius. Line a large baking tray with baking paper.

2. In a large bowl, combine oats, cinnamon, pepitas, nutmeg, ground ginger, and ground cloves.

3. Roughly chop the walnuts and almonds and add to bowl.

4. Mix all dry ingredients well.

5. Add maple syrup to bowl, and stir through until well combined.

6. Pour granola mix into the baking tray and spread evenly.

7. Bake for 10-15 minutes, or until well toasted. Ensure to stir every 5 minutes for even roasting.

Tweaks

  • Can use sugar free maple for a lower calorie alternative
  • Try different types of nuts and seeds

Allergies

Contains: Gluten, Nuts.
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