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Farmer's Wife Strawberry Granola
This recipe was crafted by a local strawberry farmer's wife and it is absolutely delicious - so delicous we have to share!
3 cups old-fashioned oats
1/2 cup sliced almonds
1/2 cup cashew pieces
1/2 cup unsweetened shredded coconut*
3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1/4 teaspoon (generous) salt
1/3 cup honey
3 tablespoons (packed) brown sugar
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 cup assorted dehydrated strawberries and mango
Preheat oven to 300°F. Line rimmed baking sheet with parchment. Mix first 7 ingredients in large bowl. Stir honey. oil and brown sugar in saucepan over low heat until smooth and not grainy.
Pour honey mixture over oat mixture; toss. Spread on prepared sheet. Bake until golden, stirring every 10 minutes, about 40 minutes. Place sheet on rack. Stir granola; cool. Mix in fruit. DO AHEAD: Can be made 1 week ahead. Store airtight.