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simple homemade granola-10

Simple Homemade Granola

  • Author: Meredith
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 30 mins
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Yield: 8 cups 1x


This simple homemade granola recipe is the best ever!  Make it in under 45 minutes for a healthy snack!



  • 5 cups rolled oats
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 cup instant dry milk
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted
  • 1/2 cup warm water
  • 1/2 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1 T. pure vanilla extract


  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a bowl, combine 5 cups of oats, 1 cup flour, 1 cup dry milk and 1 tsp. salt.
  3. In a measuring cup, whisk together 1/2 cup melted coconut oil, 1/2 cup warm water, 1/2 cup dark brown sugar and 1 Tablespoon of pure vanilla extract.
  4. Slowly pour the oil mixture into your bowl of dry ingredients and stir until it is evenly moistened.
  5. Spread it all onto an ungreased 12×17 pan and bake 30 minutes, flipping it over at least three times throughout the baking time with a spatula. The granola is done when you see the oats clump and turn golden brown all the way around. .
  6. When cooled, add in nuts, seeds, ,coconut, chocolate or dried fruits

  • Category: Snack