Nonstick cooking spray
3 cups old fashioned rolled oats
1/4 cup whole wheat flour
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
Pinch of salt
1/2 cup pure maple syrup
1/3 cup canola oil
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 cup raisins
Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Lightly coat baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray.
In large bowl, combine oats, flour, cinnamon and salt. In separate bowl, whisk together syrup, oil and vanilla extract. Add to oat mixture, stirring well to coat. Spread mixture across baking sheet. Bake 30 minutes. Remove tray from oven. Sprinkle granola with raisins. Using large spoon or spatula, mix raisins and granola well, breaking up any lumps. Return to oven and continue baking an additional 20 minutes. Allow granola to cool completely. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.
Makes 10 servings. Per serving: 259 calories, 9 g fat (<1 g saturated fat), 42 g carbohydrate, 5 g protein, 4 g dietary fiber, 34 mg sodium.All active news articles