These delicious Honey Crunch granola bars are similar in both taste and texture to the Nature valley granola bars, with the exception of the expense! For the price of 1 box, you can make 4x’s the amount! (Click to Retweet!)
This recipe is so easy and tasty that you’re probably better off making a double batch from the get-go!
4 C. quick oats
1 c. Packed brown sugar
1/2 c. Butter, melted
1/2 c. honey
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 tsp. salt
In a large bowl combine all ingredients: mix well. Press firmly into well greased 15 1/2 x 10 1/2 inch jelly roll pan. Bake at 450 for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown and bubbly. Cool and cut into bars.
For a bit of variety add 1/2 – 2/3 cup chopped nuts, seeds or raisins.
For cinnamon Granola Bars- add 1 tsp cinnamon with the rest of the ingredients.
For Cinnamon Apple Granola Bars- add 1/2 c. finely chopped DRIED Apples & 1 tsp cinnamon