Kick boring old granola up a notch by making this Fruity Granola with Fruity Pebbles and freeze-dried strawberries. The bright colors and fruity flavors make this fruity granola the perfect hostess gift.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time55 mins
Servings: 12 cups
- 2 1/2 cups old fashioned oats
- 2 1/2 cup Fruity Pebbles
- 1 cup chopped walnuts
- 1/2 cup sliced almonds
- 1/2 cup pumpkin seeds
- 1/4 cup chia seeds
- 1/4 cup coconut oil
- 1/4 cup maple syrup
- 1 1/2 tsp vanilla
- 1 1/2 cups chopped freeze-dried strawberries
Pre-heat oven to 275 degrees.
In a large bowl, mix together old fashioned oats, Fruity Pebbles, walnuts, almonds, pumpkin seeds, and chia seeds.
In a medium saucepan over low heat, stir together coconut oil, maple syrup, and vanilla until coconut oil is completely liquid and mixture is warmed.
Pour coconut oil mixture over oats mixture and mix together until well-coated.
Spread the mixture into a single layer on a large cookie sheet.
Bake at 275 degrees for 40 minutes, stirring mixture halfway through.
Remove from oven and let rest (without stirring) until cooled.
Once cooled, break into clusters and stir in freeze-dried strawberries.