Famous Farmhouse Granola
Guests love this homemade granola & often ask for it on a return stay at the Farmhouse. It can be varied using different kinds of nuts & dried fruits & more or less of the other ingredients. It's a favorite Farmhouse breakfast.
- 10 cups old fashioned oats
- 2 cups sunflower seeds
- 1 1/2 cups sesame seeds
- 1 cup coconut
- 1 cup wheat germ
- 1 T. cinnamon
- 2 cups sliced almonds
- 4 cups Grapenut ceral
- 1 cup canola oil
- 1 1/2 cups honey
- 1/4 cup water
- 1 T. vanilla
- 1 1/2 cups raisins
Bake in 325 degree preheated oven for 25 minutes.
Combine wet ingredients in a turkey roaster pan, spraying first with Pam.
Put into 325 degree oven to warm up.
In a big bowl, combine all dry ingredients except raisins.
Remove pan from oven & stir in combined dry ingredients.
Bake, stirring often, until grains look dark golden brown, about 25 minutes.
Remove from oven when done & stir in raisins.
Cool thoroughly overnight.
Store in zip-lock bags in refrig or freeze.
Makes about 2 gallons of wonderful granola.
- March 14, 2010
- Gary & Janie Gabelein