Friday, February 22, 2008
Orange Breakfast Granola
6 c. oats
1 c. wheat germ
1 c. hazelnuts or sliced almonds
2/3 c. honey
1 tsp shredded orange peel
2/3 c. O.J.
1 tsp cinnamon
Mix oats, wheat germ and nuts. In a small saucepan combine honey, orange peel and juice and cinnamon. Heat until just boiling; remove from heat. Add honey mixture to oat mixture tossing until coated.
Oil or spray a 15 x 10 nonstick pan. Spread mixture evenly. Bake in a 325 degree oven for 15 minutes. Stir and bake another 15-20 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove from oven and cool. Store in airtight container.
Serve topped with fruit and yogurt. 224 cal per 1/2 c. serving.