Chocolate Chip Granola Bars (makes about 30 bars)

Prep Time: 2 mins Cook Time: 40 mins

egg free

nut free

dairy free

Ingredients

  • 4 Cups old fashioned oats
  • 1/4 Cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 Cup shredded unsweetened coconut
  • 1/3 Cup brown sugar
  • 1 Cup chocolate chips
  • 1/2 Tsp kosher salt
  • 1/2 Cup canola oil
  • 1 Tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 Cup honey

Preparation

1. Preheat oven to 325 F.

2. Combine the first 6 ingredients in a bowl.

3. In a separate bowl, whisk together the remaining ingredients.

4. Pour the wet ingredients over the oat mixture and stir to combine.

5. Place granola mixture on a parchment lined baking sheet and shape into a rectangle, about 13 x 9 x 1 inch thick.

6. Bake for 40 minutes.

7. Allow to cool completely then cut into 3 x 1 inch bars.**



* You can substitute raisins or other dried fruit for the chocolate chips.

** Individually wrapped, the bars will remain fresh for several weeks.