Nutty Granola

Ingredients

  • 6 cups old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup slivered almonds
  • 1 cup flaked coconut
  • ½ cup hulled green pumpkin seeds
  • ½ cup shelled sunflower seeds
  • ½ cup crushed pecans
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup butter
  • ⅔ cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup dried cranberries
  • Directions

  • Step 1

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

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  • Step 2

    Stir oats, almonds, coconut, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, pecans, and salt, together in a large bowl.

  • Step 3

    Stir butter and honey together in a small saucepan over low heat until the butter is fully melted.

  • Step 4

    Stir vanilla extract into the melted butter.

  • Step 5

    Pour butter mixture over oats mixture; stir until evenly coated.

  • Step 6

    Spread the mixture onto 2 large baking sheets into single, even layers.

  • Step 7

    Bake in preheated oven 10 minutes. Remove from oven and gently turn the granola. Continue baking until golden brown, about 10 minutes more.

  • Step 8

    Set granola aside to cool to room temperature; transfer to a large bowl.

  • Step 9

    Gently fold cranberries into the granola.

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