Easy Homemade Granola with Raisins

granola recipe www.talkoftomatoes.com - 07


4cups oats
1 1/2cups sliced almonds
1/2cup brown sugar
Pinch salt
Pinch cinnamon
1/4cup honey
1/4cup oil
2teaspoons vanilla
Raisins, to taste
Dried cranberries/cherries/blueberries/apple, optional


  1. Preheat oven to 300F.
  2. In large bowl mix first five ingredients. In a small bowl, blend honey, oil and vanilla. Pour over dry ingredients and stir to blend. Spread on a large baking sheet and place in bake  40 minutes. Stir occasionally. Keeps for a week sealed at room temperature, or frozen up to 3 months.

Recipe by Janelle Maiocco of Talk of Tomatoes