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The Barefoot Contessa's granola

Method

  • Preheat oven to 180°C fan forced (200°C normal).
  • Toss the rolled oats with the almonds and coconut flakes.
  • In another bowl, whisk together the oil and melted honey. Then pour over the oat mixture and stir well until well coated.
  • Transfer the mixture to a baking sheet (or tray) and cook in the oven for about 45 mins until golden brown, stirring occasionally.
  • At the same time, separately toast the cashews.
  • Remove both trays from the oven and set aside to cool, stirring the oats every now and again.
  • Transfer the oat mixture to a large bowl with the cashews, cranberries, apricots and figs. Mix until well combined and taste for seasoning.
  • Serve in individual bowls with a good dollop of yoghurt on top and a little extra honey, if you like.
  • from Ina Garten, American caterer

Ingredients

  • 410 gm rolled oats (not instant)
  • 240 gm flaked almonds
  • 110 gm coconut flakes
  • 150 ml vegetable oil
  • 160 gm honey, melted
  • 140 gm raw cashews
  • 110 gm dried cranberries
  • 230 gm dried apricots, diced
  • 150 gm dried figs, diced
  • plain yoghurt

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