Miller Haus' chef, Lee Ann Miller, shows us how to make nutty granola.
LeeAnn and her husband are preparing to send their oldest son, Teddy, off to college. To celebrate the occasion, LeeAnn has been posting various cookie recipes on the Miller Haus Bed & Breakfast Facebook page. Other recipes can be found on her other site: here.
Nutty Granola Recipe:
15 c. rolled oats
2 c. coconut, sweetened
1 c. pumpkin seeds, roasted & salted
1 c. almonds, blanched & slivered
1 c. whole cashews, roasted & salted
1 c. sliced almonds, raw
1 c. whole almonds, raw
2 c. pecan pieces, roasted and salted
½ c. butter
¾ c. canola oil
3-1/4 c. maple syrup
½ c. honey
1 t. vanilla
½ t. kosher salt
1 c. water
Mix first 8 ingredients together in a large mixing bowl. Heat remaining ingredients just until boiling point and pour over oatmeal & nut mixture. Allow mixture to set for 30 minutes, tossing every 10 minutes. Pour onto 2 half sheet baking sheets. Bake at 250 for 2 hours, stirring every 30 minutes. Cool and store in airtight containers. Perfect served as cereal or a yogurt and fruit parfait!