Use this crunchy, spicy granola with non-dairy milk, sprinkle on fruit salad, or on a Fruit Parfait.

Nutty Ginger-Zing Granola
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Serves:: 8 Servings
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Ingredients:
  • 5 cups cups rolled oats
  • 1 cup slivered almonds
  • 1 cup fresh raw walnuts, roughly chopped
  • 1 cup raw sunflower seeds or pumpkin seeds
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • ½ cup pure maple syrup
  • 2 Tbsp sesame tahini
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla
  • 2 Tbsp freshly grated ginger root (optional for non-ginger version)
  • -or-
  • 2 tsp ground ginger powder
  • to taste, fresh or dried fruit
Directions:
  1. Preheat oven to 275F.
  2. Mix dry ingredients in a very large bowl.
  3. Whisk the liquid ingredients in a measuring cup.
  4. Grate ginger-root either with a zester, or in a food processor with a grate-blade. Whisk into the liquid ingredients.
  5. Pour liquid over the dry ingredients.
  6. Combine and transfer to a parchment-lined, glass pan or baking sheets. (For double quantities, use two pans or sheets.)
  7. Bake at 275F for 25 minutes.
  8. With a spatula, turn and stir the granola once and return to oven for another 20-25 minutes. Cool and transfer to storage jar or container.
  9. Add fresh fruit to individual servings, or dried fruit to bulk amount.

 

Nutty Ginger Granola w/ Dried Fruit image

Nutty Ginger Granola w/ Dried Fruit