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Simple Homemade Granola Recipe

Shanelle Fisher
This simple homemade granola recipe is sweet, crunchy, easy and delicious. It makes a great healthy snack or breakfast for busy mornings.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Course Breakfast, Snack
Servings 8


  • 2 cups Rolled oats or quick oats
  • 1/2 cup sunflower seeds
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup slivered almonds
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/2 cup real maple syrup
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil You can use any oil or butter


  • Set your oven by setting it to 350°.
  • Combine all of your dry ingredients and wet ingredients except for the cranberries in a large mixing bowl.
  • Spread your ingredients evenly on a large baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  • Bake for 30 minutes. Stirring every 5 minutes. This is to ensure the granola cooks evenly.
  • Add cranberries at the last 5 minutes of baking.
  • Remove the sheet pan from the oven and allow granola to cool completely before storing.